Image: portal of the mayor and government of Moscow/Evgeny Samarin
new year’s eve capital customers of the mobile operator Tele2 has been downloaded by more than 1 Pb of data, increasing the previous year’s figure by 50%. The consumption of Internet traffic in the Moscow region during the new year holidays exceeded 16 Pb (Pb 11 last year).
In Tele2 also analyzed the activity of the subscribers during the holidays and made a rating of the most visited places in Moscow. The most popular location among customers was the Gorky Park. Here on holidays the traffic consumption has increased seven times compared to a normal day. Leadership Gorky Park in the ranking due in part to the fact that Tele2 clients receive a discount when purchasing tickets to the rink.
the top five places hit the streets Tverskaya, Arbat, Red square and Kitay-Gorod. While Tver’s rating has risen by 2 lines in comparison with the previous year. The explosive growth of traffic in the pre-period was recorded in the shopping centers of the capital. In museums and theaters, the volume of data transmission was much lower.
the traffic distribution influenced by climatic conditions. Warm December has changed the leisure of Muscovites – the consumption of data services on the open areas exceeds the amount of traffic in cultural centers 5 times.
new year’s eve the capital’s subscribers made more than 15 million outgoing calls. Their total length amounted to 32.3 million minutes. Compared to last year the number of calls increased by 26%. Over the holidays Tele2 clients in the Moscow region said more than 400 million minutes.
“In 2019, we continued to undertake extensive technical work in the region, expanding coverage and increasing network capacity in Moscow and the Moscow region. Early optimization of the network infrastructure, our customers receive a high quality and stable service during the holidays. This year the increase in the number of 4G devices has caused the explosive growth in LTE traffic in Moscow network,” concluded technical Director of Moscow macro-region Tele2 Russia Alexey Kruchinin.
Earlier in Tele2 has analyzed the activity of the subscribers in the Tele2 TV app from September to November of 2019 and find out what movies and TV shows Muscovites watched the most. The first place is the war drama “the Balkan frontier.” In second place was the band “Green book”. Closes the top three film “Brotherhood”.
Tele2 restarts VoLTE in Moscow on a wide range of devices, Muscovites will be able to visit the theater at a discount