Opensignal Insights

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

Broadband snapshots: UK

Posted on August 14, 2020

Key pointsThe real-world broadband experience is highly dependent on the location of users’ homes, and users care about the experience where they live, and not nationally. Users’ speeds are higher on...

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5G hints from Thailand’s 2600 MHz spectrum usage

Posted on August 10, 2020

Opensignal analyzed the spectrum position of Thailand’s three national operators — DTAC, AIS and TrueMove H — before and after the auction of the 5G spectrum to understand how the deployment of this...

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Download speed by spectrum band in Thailand

Canada, Provinces, Mobile Network Experience, July 2020

Posted on July 29, 2020

Ahead of Opensignal's upcoming report into Canadians' national mobile network experience, for the first time we are publishing an analysis of how the mobile experience varies across Canada's major...

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Assessing Singapore’s mobile network experience on the eve of 5G

Posted on July 28, 2020

Singapore’s mobile market will soon witness the arrival of 5G, as both Singtel and JVCO (the consortium formed by StarHub and M1) have completed the necessary regulatory processes and the regulator...

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Download Speed Experience — On the Eve of 5G

Indian users in cities saw mobile speeds rise quickly post-COVID-19 lockdown

Posted on July 22, 2020

As India adapts to the new normal that includes social distancing, quarantines, and lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, access to the internet has become critical. With users now spending more...

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Mobile networks' speeds faster in the Alps than in southern provinces of Italy

Posted on July 10, 2020

Italy is internationally famous for its historical cities, generous sunshine and extensive seaside, but the country also holds two of the longest mountain ranges in Europe — the Alps and the...

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Canada, Provinces, Mobile Network Experience, July 2020

Posted: Jul 29, 2020

Ahead of Opensignal's upcoming report into Canadians' national mobile network experience, for the first time we are publishing an analysis of how the mobile experience varies across Canada's major provinces. Our results highlight how our users' experience on Canada's three national carriers – Bell, Rogers and Telus – compares with regional players which operate in some provinces, but not others, such as Quebec's Videotron or Freedom Mobile.

Indian users in cities saw mobile speeds rise quickly post-COVID-19 lockdown

Posted: Jul 22, 2020

As India adapts to the new normal that includes social distancing, quarantines, and lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, access to the internet has become critical. With users now spending more time connected to the internet for a wide range of day-to-day activities — including working from home, virtual classes, and entertainment — it has become crucial for mobile network operators to provide users with quality services.

Why Rakuten’s mobile experience is set to challenge Japan and the world

Posted: Jun 23, 2020

Rakuten is a new challenger operator in Japan that launched on April 8, competing with NTT DoCoMo, KDDI’s au and SoftBank. Rakuten has started with aggressive launch pricing, including its Un-Limit plan which offers unlimited data when customers use its own radio network, but a cap of 5GB when roaming in areas where Rakuten has not yet built out its own network and is relying for now on KDDI. 

なぜ楽天のモバイル・エクスペリエンスが日本又は世界への課題となり得るのか

Posted: Jun 23, 2020

楽天は日本における新たなチャレンジャーとして、NTTドコモやKDDIのau、ソフトバンクの競合として、4月8日にその事業を開始させた。楽天は挑戦的な価格帯を設定している。そこには顧客が自社の無線ネットワークを使用する場合には、無制限データを提供するという「無制限プラン」も含まれている。楽天がまだ自社のネットワークを構築できておらず、KDDIのネットワークに依存しているような地域でのローミングにおいては5GBの上限を設けるものである。 

剖析移動網絡體驗:Opensignal指標是什麽?

Posted: Jun 17, 2020

 在本篇博文中,我們將深入探討Opensignal的核心內涵:闡述我們所使用的指標,它們是什麽,以及它們在衡量用戶真實移動網絡服務體驗方面所扮演的角色。

 

首先,我們是如何收集數據的呢?

 每天,我們都會從全球1億多臺設備中收集到數十億個測量數據。我們會每天全天候收集設備持有人在生活、工作和旅行過程中所產生的的所有數據:不是模擬、不是預測,更不是在理想條件下進行的測試。我們的數據源來自真實的智能手機用戶,并且我們據實呈現用戶的實際網絡體驗。無論他們是在室內還是室外,奔波於繁忙的城市還是在鄉村徒步旅行。

我們通過應用程序後臺運行的自動化測試收集絕大多數數據,這使得我們能夠以業界最大規模且最高頻率地报导用戶的真實移動網絡體驗。這些自動測試會隨機運行,因此其呈現出的是用戶在任何給定時刻所獲得的特定體驗。

Memahami pengalaman jaringan seluler: Apa arti metrik opensignal?

Posted: Jun 16, 2020

Dalam postingan blog ini, kami menyelami inti terdalam dari Opensignal: menjelaskan metrik yang kami gunakan, apa artinya semua itu, dan apa perannya dalam mengukur pengalaman jaringan seluler di dunia nyata seperti yang dilihat pengguna.

Paglampas pa sa mga speed test: mga bagong feature ng Meteor at OpenSignal iOS

Posted: Jun 11, 2020

Mahalaga ang pag-alam kung gaano kabilis ang iyong internet. Pero ano naman kaya ang pag-unawa sa kung ano talaga ang ibig sabihin ng mga numerong iyon.

Kaya mo bang mag-stream ng video sa bilis na 6 na Mbps? E ang mag-download ng podcast? Hindi ka na ba mananalo nang sunod-sunod sa Fortnite dahil mahina ang pagtugon ng network?

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