Category Archives: Market Analysis

India becoming increasingly switched on to the potential of Wifi

The government in India is becoming increasingly turned on to the potential of public Wifi networks, planning to provide coverage to some 250,000 Panchayats (local administrative offices) and 5000 railway stations within the next two years. This interest is justified … Continue reading

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One operator edges ahead in the Colombian 4G speed race

The race for the top spots in OpenSignal’s Colombia 4G speed metrics is opening up, as one operator has pulled ahead of the pack in our 4G download and overall speed categories. Our latest State of Mobile Networks: Colombia report … Continue reading

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Telstra scores a winner in Australia 4G upload speeds

Australia is well known for its love of sport. This summer, their cricket team are playing away in England and Zimbabwe, the rugby team host Ireland, while the football team are hoping to get beyond the group stages at the … Continue reading

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Ripe fruit and rotten tomatoes – our pick of Spain’s mobile crop

Summer in Spain is well underway, meaning the festival season is upon us. Madrid has Mad Cool, Seville is gearing up for Nocturama, while Barcelona’s Primavera has been and gone. But if you’re heading to Valencia for Benicassim, you might … Continue reading

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Explaining the huge gap between fastest and slowest 4G upload speeds in the US

With our summer U.S. report around the corner, we wanted to take the opportunity to highlight a metric that will feature in OpenSignal’s U.S. reports going forward. That metric is upload speed, and it’s becoming an increasingly important measure of … Continue reading

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AT&T looks to content as Verizon signals a shift to 5G

The approval of AT&T’s acquisition of Time Warner signals big changes in the US telecoms market. AT&T gains access to Time Warner’s huge content library, including TV and movie giants HBO, CNN, TBS, TNT and Warner Bros. This content will … Continue reading

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OpenSignal highlights the incredible growth of 4G in India to future civil service leaders

Our most recent analysis of the India mobile market has shown the country’s networks are going from strength to strength as competition reaches fever pitch. This has meant that OpenSignal’s measurements, based on billions of measurements collected by over 700,000 … Continue reading

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Airtel and Jio trade leads in India’s overall speed race

As the 4G race in India continues to heat up, it’s perhaps an opportune time to look at an OpenSignal metric that doesn’t get quite the attention as 4G speed but is arguably far more important to Indian consumers. I … Continue reading

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Telekom scores a 4G clean sweep of Germany’s regions

In our most recent State of Mobile Networks: Germany report, we found Telekom was head and shoulders above its rivals in our metrics. The operator won five out of seven of OpenSignal’s awards including the highly-prized 4G download speed and … Continue reading

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A look at the Philippines’ phenomenal growth in overall download speed

We’ve seen a lot of 4G progress in the Philippines since our first State of Mobile Networks report for the region came out in March of 2017, but we thought it would be interesting to take a closer look at … Continue reading

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