Top 10 Best Telecom Companies in India

Indian Telecom Industries is one of the largest and fastest growing industries in the world. The huge customer base and the wide offerings have made India as one of the largest telecom industries in the world. The growth of the Indian telecom industries since last year has been phenomenal after new key players like Reliance Jio has entered the market. The competitive price and customer benefits now drive the market and more subscribers are adding on to the list. The Volte and 4G network have fueled more growth to the Indian telecom spectrum. In the last couple of years, the industry has changed a lot and the top slot of the industry is no longer secure.

Here is the list of top 10 Telecom Companies in India who have services like Telecom, Wireless services and even in the smart phone sectors.

10. MTNL


It has around 3.62 million subscribers and it is the biggest Internet Service Provider in Delhi and Mumbai and the third biggest in India, however, it has vicinity in simply two circles. The organization has set up a completely possessed auxiliary called Mahanagar Telephone Mauritius Limited in Mauritius, giving both national and worldwide long separation administrations. MTML is the second biggest administrator in Mauritius. MTNL is present in the Delhi and Mumbai circle. This is one of the biggest Government subsidized telecom companies in India. However, the company is suffering losses and trying to gain its feet in the market.

9. Tata Telecom Services

Tata Telecom Services

It has a total subscriber is 43.7 million and works in around 18 hovers in India under the brand name of Tata Docomo. TTL is active about environment protection and has dispatched an activity by the title Project Optimus to lessen the carbon foot shaped impression and overcome natural difficulties through the advancement of system development cost. The company has been acquired by the Airtel and is still running under the same name banner. The Tata Teleservices would soon leave the market after the acquisition deal due to heavy losses and the debt incurred by the company.

8. Telenor (Telewings)

Established in the year 2009, and is based in Gurgaon, this is one of the leading telecom companies in the country with total subscribers of 47.34 million and provides services to 6 companies. Telenor tries to end up the best telecom brand by putting its clients at the heart of all that it does. The organization needs to empower everybody to enhance their lives, assemble enhanced social orders and secure a superior future for all by unleashing the force of computerized correspondence. The Telenor changed its name to Telewings as well. It was once known as Uninor. The company has lately been acquired by Bharati Airtel.

7. Reliance Communications

Reliance Communications

With over 81.34 million subscribers this company is owned by Anil Ambani and has its headquarters in Mumbai. The organization plans to achieve perfection in correspondence enclosure and turn into the business benchmark in client experience, representative centricity, plus advancement. Reliance Communication has sold off its wireless network to Jio. After the acquisition of the MTS, a new Delhi based telecommunication company founded with the partnership of a Russian company, the Reliance Communication increased the subscribers by at least 4.3 million. The deal helped Reliance to secure a good position in the market.

6. Aircel


The organization initiated its operations in 1999 prevalently working in Tamil Nadu and has a total of 90.32 million subscribers. It remains on the mainstays of straightforwardness, inventiveness, and dependability as its image values. The organization is likewise included in numerous social work like saving tiger; and bridging the social gap.



It has 104.16 million subscribers and this state-claimed telecom organization has its headquarter in New Delhi. The organization is seeking to build its postpaid portable client base by ten percent in the current budgetary year by enhancing its bill installment frameworks and making them more available. This is the biggest Government subsidized telecom company in India and has a wide network all over the country. The latest features and competitive pricing has helped the company to surge again in the market in recent times.

4. Jio

Reliance JIO

Jio has revalorized the Telecom Industry with its high offers and reaching different categories of customers. The Telecom Industry has now stand entirely different after Jio made an entry into the industry. The new entrant has already gained speed and giving the tough road to the market leaders. The company has already crossed massive 160 million subscribers. Jio has recently agreed to buy the wireless services from Reliance Communications. Jio has its foot print in Wireless services, smart phones and apps as well.

3. Idea Cellular

Idea Cellular

It has over 196.28 million subscribers and has expanded its business in various areas like 2G, 3G, wi-fi, Dongel, broadbands and many more. Owned by the Aditya Birla Group it is one of the most preferred networks in the Northern and the Central region. The company is working on building relations with the low-income group and enhances their work. There is a talk to merge Idea and Vodafone in Indian Market which has not been materialized yet.

2. Vodafone India


It has total subscribers of 211.94 million and is the second largest telecom company in the country. The organization additionally means to fortify its system, to give quality administrations to its clients and to separate itself in light of its administrations advertised. The company came to India after acquiring Hutch which was also the second largest at that time.

1. Bharti Airtel


It is the biggest telecom company in India and has total 280.65 million subscribers. It has expanded immensely in the last ten years, and is one of the trusted and most used telecom services. It has expanded its business in various areas and is providing 4G, wireless services, broadband and its commercial has always been the best, which interested the viewers.  Airtel has bought Tate Teleservices and Telenor. However, the complete transition of the brands under Airtel has not been completed yet and the brands are still running under the existing names.

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