Tag Archives: 4G LTE

The 5G investment conundrum: Cutting through the hype

As we move into the second half of 2018, the hype around 5G shows no signs of diminishing. There was palpable excitement about the next generation of mobile networks at Mobile World Congress in February, driven by flashy demos from … 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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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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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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Can mobile networks cope with the data demand from ultra HD video?

As mobile networks get faster and faster, consumer habits are changing, with users adopting more and more data-hungry activities like streaming video and music, and live gaming. But just as mobile networks develop and improve, so does video quality, with … Continue reading

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The gloves are off in Germany but Telekom is still the heavyweight to beat

Competition is set to reach fever pitch in German telecoms, as Telekom has emerged as the victor in OpenSignal’s first look at the market. Telekom has dominated the awards table in our inaugural State of Mobile Networks: Germany report, thrashing … Continue reading

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Cry havoc: Italy’s mobile market braces for Iliad’s dogs of war

During his time as a Roman general, Julius Caesar led his legions to victory over the Gallic tribes of France. Skip forward 2,000 years, and the Italian mobile market faces a new invasion from France, in the form of Iliad’s … Continue reading

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LTE in the Philippines improves but continues to lag behind Southeast Asia

The Philippines mobile market holds a unique position in the world… a position that comes with unique challenges. With only two operators offering mobile broadband services for a nation that spans over 7,000 islands — a difficult task to overcome … Continue reading

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High 4G availability coupled with stunning speeds – Canada’s mobile scene improves year on year

Canada has been at the forefront of 4G for several years now, but it seems the past year brought even wider reach and faster speeds to mobile users. So how are the individual operators stacking up? Photo by Scott Webb on Unsplash In … Continue reading

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Does a higher bill mean a better 4G service?

Editor’s note: This is a guest post by Kevin Fitchard who is a journalist covering the mobile industry and wireless technology. He most recently wrote for Gigaom. If you pay a lot on your monthly mobile bill, you would expect … Continue reading

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