Wi-Fi users in the Moscow subway prefer Apple gadgets




The most popular devices to access the Internet through a network of free Wi-Fi in the Moscow metro were gadgets Apple. This was told the head of external communications operator company “MaksimaTelekom” Ilya Grabowski.


Nearly half of all connections to Wi-Fi in the capital’s subway is made iPhone and iPad. In second place on popularity – smartphones and tablets Samsung. According to statistics from the operator of the underground network, the device Korean brand accounts for about a fifth of all access to the network, said Tjournal . Closes the three HTC, whose share is slightly less than 6%.

Periodically in the Moscow metro people go online and much more unusual gadgets. November 12, for example, there have been a single connection from a mobile phone Vertu Constellation.

In general, the data for the same November 12 underground Wi-Fi in Moscow collected a total of about 710,000 unique users. Most of them were connected twice a day – in the morning on the way to and from work in the evening on the way home.

“The numbers are growing rapidly enough every day. Firstly, subway ridership is constantly growing, so – growing number of users of our Wi-Fi. Secondly, we will soon launch a free internet in the last four (at the moment) branches, which also gives users a significant increase, “- said Grabowski.

Most often, users Wi-Fi in the subway predictably come to social networking sites and search engines. In third place – a variety of news sources.

Earlier “MaksimaTelekome” reported that free internet daily used by over 750,000 commuters, t. E. 19% of the average daily passenger traffic on lines equipped with Wi-Fi.

Free wireless Wi-Fi network has appeared in the Moscow metro in late 2013 . In the near future, “MaksimaTelekome” open access to the Internet for another four branches, which will give a significant increase in users. The following year, the Internet would be extended to all branches of the metro.

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