Ookla®, the global leader in internet testing and analysis, announced that Zain KSA won the Speedtest Award™ as Fastest Fixed Internet in Saudi Arabia for the first half of 2021, retaining the title for the third time in a row*. The achievement is added to several other accolades Zain KSA has accumulated over the recent years, since its rollout of the region’s largest 5G network.
The globally acclaimed umlaut report, specialized in measuring the performance of global networks, recognized the efforts of Zain KSA in leading the development of the wireless network in all parts of the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Zain was distinguished from the rest of the telecom and internet service providers in the 5G network, in addition to the advanced technologies and strong digital performance of the company. It was recognized as the best 5G Riyadh and the fastest in downloading and uploading files.
Meqyas Q1 2021(Jun-2021)
Zain KSA ranked first in the Meqyas report issued by the Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) in the Kingdom, delivering the best 5G services during the first quarter of 2021. The results reflected Zain KSA's advanced position in providing 5G services, as it topped all the indicators measured by the report in this category. Zain KSA came in first in the 5G deployment across the Kingdom (Number of Governorates with 5G) indicator for the second consecutive quarter, covering 43 governorates. It also ranked in first place in the mobile 5G average download speed.
Once again, Zain KSA ranks first in the Game Mode report issued by the Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) for the first quarter of 2021, recording top connectivity performance in 4 of the most popular video games Fortnite, FIFA 21, APEX Legends, and Dota 2, and having the Kingdom’s fastest average response time achieved by its 5G mobile network.
“Opensignal” announced in its recent report that “Zain KSA” won all three flowing awards of the Saudi Arabia 5G User Experience:
- Best 5G Availability
- Best 5G Download Speed
- Best 5G Download Experience
Ookla Speedtest Award(Dec-2020)
“Ookla Speedtest” recognized “Zain KSA” through its globally acclaimed Speedtest Award, the Kingdom’s “fastest fixed Network” award, in Q3-Q4 for the second consecutive time.
"Zain KSA" held the first place in 4 indicators measured including: “Fixed Internet Speed”, “5G deployments across Governorates”, “5G deployment across regions” and “Latency for Most Played Video Games in the Kingdom.”
Telecom review 2020 awards(Nov-2020)
Zain KSA’s 5G network was granted Telecom Review’s awards for “Best 5G User Growth,” “Best 5G Infrastructure Deployment,” and “Best Cloud Provider.”
Ookla Speedtest Award(July-2020)
Ookla has announced on the renowned Speedtest website that Zain KSA won the Kingdom’s “fastest fixed Network” award for the first half of 2020.
ISO 9001:2015 (QMS) Certification(2015)
Zain KSA has been awarded the ISO 9001:2015 (QMS) certification for “Zain Cloud” and “Drone” services which demonstrates our ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.
ISO 27001:2013 (ISMS) Certification(2013)
ZZain KSA has been awarded the ISO 27001:2013 (ISMS) Certification “Zain Cloud” and “Drone” services which demonstrates our ability for maintaining and continually improving the information security management system along with requirements for the assessment and treatment of information security risks.