Zain mobile data speed

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The first screenshot shown is from an android device.  This mobile device should be having 3.6 MB.  You will notice that it is only receiving a 0.11 MB/s.

The below screenshots taken at different times is from zains e-go device.  This device should be getting 21 MB but rather a 0.2X MB.

Check out the ping values on all 3 screenshots.

Could anyone who reads this direct this post to the relevant department of zain for an explanation as to why this is the case..


Internet CAPing in Kuwait


There was a time when KEMS was the only ISP in Kuwait.  I remember paying 40 KD/Mo for dial-up and unlimited bandwidth or connection.  At times I used to be connected for 2 days.  Anyway thats a different story.  So the ministry whips them, they loose their what ever is supposed to be lost.  In comes 2 other ISPs.  The ISPs are all hand in hand.

Kuwait is a land of about 2 million people, have ample amount of funds, to have fiber optics directly to US, EU, AU, JP, HK rather than routing it to UAE, KSA.  Internet connectivity should not be a problem.  Well the real issue is not the bandwidth issue, its more of sustaining the required bandwidth.  Assuming 100K people are connected to XXXYYYZZZ ISP at a single point of time and demanding 8 MB, the ISP is bound to have a downfall effect.  This CAP is just a blind fold, anyone can buy 10 HD movies and download them, that is perfectly legal. Then the issue is not of legality or privacy, its more of the bandwidth the users demand, which the ISP cannot supply for the prices the ISP demands.  If one takes the services provided in the US/EU to Kuwait, we have the most pathetic service ever.  Lets just assume British Telecom steps into Kuwait, the ISP will provide 4 MB for 10 KD/Mo.

The MOC is planning to churn out Internet Services themselves, via their lines.  They have laid fiber optics through Kuwait, it started 5 years ago, salmiya was the first place to begin with.

Kuwait is a leading player in the world, from the point of economy, she must have a telecom regulatory board, or does she.