MTN has announced that they have been recognized as a leader in network performance, now with global leading data and technology firms, Ookla and umlaut company, naming MTN as the best network in Sub-Saharan Africa.

MTN South Africa had a median download speed of 65.95 Mbps. In contrast, its competitors such as Vodacom South Africa and Safaricom Kenya had median download speeds of 48.71 Mbps and 36.25 Mbps respectively.

In this “Speedtest”, Ookla and umlaut decided the best network in Sub-Saharan Africa by comparing the speeds between the four major telcom players in the region, MTN, Airtel, Orange, and Vodacom.