Opensignal Insights

News and views on real-world mobile experience from our independent team of analysts and experts

Big swings in urban 4G speeds highlight why the US needs 5G

Posted on February 20, 2019 by Kevin Fitchard

Wildly seesawing 4G speeds throughout the day are common in U.S. cities. Over a 24-hour period consumers in major metro areas will often see their 4G Download Speeds drop by 20 Mbps or more as...

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Big swings in urban 4G speeds highlight why the US needs 5G

Owners of the newest, most popular iPhone don't experience the best speeds

Posted on February 15, 2019 by Ian Fogg

Two of the leading smartphone makers, Apple and Samsung, have both recently reported a slowing smartphone market because consumers are struggling to see the benefits of the latest models and are...

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Owners of the newest, most popular iPhone don't experience the best speeds

Why confidence intervals are vital in analyzing mobile network experience

Posted on February 13, 2019 by Peter Boyland

In the world of scientific experiments there is no such thing as an exact measurement. Instead, the standard scientific approach is to deal in degrees of confidence. Things we have greater confidence...

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Amsterdam tops Europe's rugby cities for 4G video loading

Posted on January 31, 2019 by Peter Boyland

This month sees the start of the 6 Nations rugby championship — one of the oldest competitions in the sport featuring the cream of European rugby union. And from the moment these games kick off,...

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NFL underdogs win OpenSignal Mobile Video Experience Super Bowl

Posted on January 30, 2019 by Kevin Fitchard

Even as traditional TV ratings decline, Super Bowl LIII could find plenty of new viewers on mobile phones this year. The NFL and its media partners have lifted virtually all restrictions on watching...

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NFL underdogs win OpenSignal Mobile Video Experience Super Bowl

The Race for Network Leadership is Heating Up in Opensignal’s latest U.S. Mobile Network Experience Report

Posted on January 24, 2019 by Opensignal

Today marks the seventh time we release our semi-annual industry report on the state of mobile networks in the U.S. And what a report it is!We’ve seen major moves from Verizon (winning 3 out of 5...

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