Mobile internet users are getting increasingly more in numbers in India. There will be a whole lot of players (mostly start ups) who are going to leverage this trend in the coming days.
- More than 40% of Indians prefer Mobile Internet because of unavailability of Desktop Internet in someway or the other.
- Reason for this large user preferring Mobile Internet are
- Cheaper rate plans
- Easy accessibility (easier than using a computer)
- It is more convenient to use Mobile instead of a laptop
- More than 95% of the Indian mobile internet users are Males
Some of the stats from Opera and On device research are below.