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Mobile network speeds leaped ahead in 2023, but some markets lag behind

By Andrey Popov, January 2024

Here we review the progression of mobile network user experience that took place over 2023. By examining the Download Speed Experience during the year-end three-month periods of both 2022 and 2023, we have identified a clear positive trend in network performance across the regions of Europe, the Middle East and Northern Africa, and the Asia Pacific, which have exacerbated the experience gap seen between markets that existed before.

Greater spectrum bandwidth usage helps boost 4G download speeds in South Africa

By Robert Wyrzykowski, October 2023

In this new regional analysis, Opensignal looks at the impact of greater spectrum bandwidth on the mobile network experience of our African smartphone users on 4G mobile networks. Both 4G download and upload speeds benefit from more spectrum being used.

تجربة شبكات الهاتف المحمول ، مصر، سبتمبر 2023

By Rupert Bapty, September 2023

في تقريرنا عن تجربة استخدام شبكات الهاتف المحمول المصرية، وجدنا أن أفضل تجربة شاملة مع شركة وي، لكن شركة اتصالات لا تزال في الصدارة فيما يتعلق بالتوافر، وتحتفظ فودافون بالصدارة في توافر شبكة الجيل الرابع.

Egypt, September 2023, Mobile Network Experience

By Rupert Bapty, September 2023

In this report on the Egyptian mobile network experience the best overall experience is on WE, but Etisalat remains top for Availability while Vodafone keeps hold of 4G Availability.

Higher usage and congestion affects the Egyptian mobile experience

By Rupert Bapty, September 2023

This Opensignal analysis shows the impact that congestion has on Egyptian mobile users' experience. Average download speed, mobile gaming experience and user experience when watching videos all decline rapidly throughout the day — from the quietest period in the early morning, to the busiest period, in the late evening.

Egyptians have a better experience in Cairo compared to the rest of the country

By Rupert Bapty, July 2023

In this new Opensignal analysis we have looked at our users’ mobile experience both in Cairo and throughout the rest of Egypt. Comparing the two, users in Cairo enjoy a quicker experience, better experience streaming video and users connect to 4G networks considerably more in the Capital.

African smartphone users see a diverse mobile experience across the continent

By Robert Wyrzykowski, July 2023

In this analysis, Opensignal looks at the experience of smartphone users across the 15  markets in Africa with the highest numbers of unique mobile subscribers, according to GSMA Intelligence. Opensignal users in South Africa enjoy the fastest download speeds and the most consistent quality of mobile services in Africa, while also connecting to 4G and 5G services for the highest proportion of time. Meanwhile, Morocco leads for Upload Speed Experience, Games Experience, and Voice App Experience.