Category Archives: LTE

Malaysia’s 4G is on a roll

It’s been four years since Malaysia’s first LTE networks came online, and in that time, the country has established itself as a solid 4G player. In OpenSignal’s State of Mobile Networks: Malaysia report, published today, four of the six operators (Celcom, … Continue reading

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How 4G stacks up in the Philippines region by region

Last month, OpenSignal published its Mobile Networks Update for the Philippines, documenting two-way competition between Smart and Globe in the archipelago’s growing 4G market. We’ve decided to add a new wrinkle to the analysis, though, by examining how the two … Continue reading

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Telcel, AT&T still locked in a 4G battle in Mexico

In March, Telcel was the king of 4G speed in Mexico, but AT&T had the greater LTE signal reach, according to OpenSignal’s State of Mobile Networks report published that month. But six months later the tables have turned. In our … Continue reading

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India’s 4G speed race tightens

You certainly can’t accuse the Indian mobile industry of standing still. In the six months since our last India report, OpenSignal has tracked a lot of changes in our core mobile metrics as the country’s four major 4G operators continue … Continue reading

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Measuring peak speed for UK operators

Today OpenSignal published its first Mobile Networks Update for the U.K., which shows that LTE accessibility is steadily improving across Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Apart from the update on our core mobile data metrics, OpenSignal decided to provide a … Continue reading

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When it comes to the mobile data experience, hail to the Netherlands!

The land of windmills, tulip fields, armies of cyclists…and amazing access to mobile signals. We’ve arrived in the Netherlands! It’s easy to fall in love with the small but mighty country, even more so if you’re a dedicated mobile data … Continue reading

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Now that the data deluge is over, Jio’s speeds are increasing

In a few weeks OpenSignal will release its second State of Mobile Networks report for India, but in the interim we thought we share some of the interesting trend data we’re seeing from India’s most headline-grabbing operator, Reliance Jio. As … Continue reading

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Peru’s Bitel makes its debut in our data

OpenSignal has returned to Peru. When we first looked at the Andean country in June of 2016, we examined 4G speed, availability and latency for Peru’s top 3 operators, but we’re pleased to say we’ve expanded our coverage in the … Continue reading

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Analyzing the impact of unlimited data in the US

Last week OpenSignal unveiled a new experimental metric called average peak speed, which is designed to gauge a network’s full data connection capabilities under optimal conditions. We kicked off our analysis of peak speed with a look at India’s four … Continue reading

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Introducing OpenSignal’s new peak speed metric

Every few years, operators announce some big new network or network enhancement that promises to blow the doors off whatever our current mobile data speeds happen to be at the time. We see press releases proclaiming 300 Mbps, 600 Mbps, … Continue reading

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