Roskomnadzor in 2018 to test the quality of mobile services in 53 cities

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Roskomnadzor in 2018 to test the quality of mobile services provided by operators of the «big four» (MTS, MegaFon, VimpelCom, Tele2) in 53 cities of the Russian Federation, told journalists the head of Department Alexander Zharov.

«In 2015 Roskomnadzor began to monitor the quality of services mainly the «big four» — they have the largest coverage. In 2017 we controlled the quality of communications services in 48 cities. Planned in 53 cities to control in 2018,» Zharov said on the sidelines of the forum «Spektr-2018».

According to him, in some large cities, where Roskomnadzor checks the quality of cellular services repeatedly every year in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Murmansk, Kaliningrad — where there are large public events.

In General the Minister satisfied with quality of services of the «big four». «We have no bad guys and no good — that is, the quality of services is at a decent level. I can’t say that’s brilliant — we feel periodically interruptions. But overall the «big four» provides a sufficient quality of communication service. I have to say that it is one of the best in Europe if not the world,» — said Zharov.

He recalled that a website of kachestvami.Russia, which the Agency puts all monthly quality data services. «This is an incentive for operators to ensure that they have improved the quality of their services,» — said the head of Roskomnadzor.

Roskomnadzor carries out inspections of the quality of services in networks of cellular operators by a specially developed method, approved by the Ministry of communications.