Finally a good news for broadband users that will encourage the fixed broadband services users and finally they have some reasons to cheer. They will now be guaranteed a minimum download speed of 512 kbps at all times instead of 64 kbps, even after they use up their assigned data limit.
As per the telecom regulator on Monday asked fixed or `wired’ broadband operators to ensure a minimum of 512 kbps downloading speed at all times. This is going to be a big relief for those who are suffering big time due to low internet speed.
Meanwhile, TRAI has separately asked mobile broadband operators to keep customers fully in the loop on the primary technology. (3G or 4G) that they will enjoy while accessing data within their data usage limits. They also asked mobile broadband operators to alert customers as well through text messages. And email once they progressively exhaust 50%, 90% and 100% of their data usage limits based on their tariff plans.