Indians Prefer Mobile Networks over Wi-Fi
When it comes to accessing the internet -It is the Smart Phone which is the most preferred device for indians and using Mobile networks over Wi-Fi is more preferable as per the latest study conducted by Bain and Company in association with Google and Omidyar network.
This has made Indians one of the most voracious users of Data Globally helped by the rapid sales of smartphones in the country. This is a unique trendy as worldwide more users tend to use the Wi-Fi over Mobile data for accessing the internet.
India is only Second to China in overall usage of the Internet and has added close to 40 million subscribers annually over the last few years making it one of the fastest growing countries in the world in terms of internet users. However, the internet penetration data shows it is way down as compared to Brazil which has 63% penetration followed by China at 53% whereas the data shows the level of internet penetration in India at 28%
Currently, India has a base of roughly 390 million active internet users. What is most exciting is that India is expected to add over 500 new internet users over the next few years making it one of the biggest Country of Internet users and Online Shoppers making it one of the most lucrative markets for E-Commerce and online Shopping Companies.