Opensignal Insights

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

Cricket fans at this summer's World Cup can expect a Very Good Video Experience

Posted on July 3, 2019 by Peter Boyland

Millions of sports fans are flocking to the Cricket World Cup in England and Wales this summer for six weeks of the best ODI action. And a lot of these supporters will be watching the highlights of...

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The fastest cities in Mexico for mobile broadband are in the north

Posted on June 27, 2019 by Kevin Fitchard

The city of Chihuahua has quite the namesake. It lends its name not only to the famous breed of miniature dog known for its outsized bark but also to the popular semi-soft cheese that originates from...

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Mobile video in Thailand is slow to load and experiences frequent interruptions

Posted on June 27, 2019 by Kevin Fitchard

In our recent Mobile Network Experience report on Thailand, we found that Thai operators excelled in 4G Availability, providing a level of 4G access nearly unmatched in Southeast Asia, but we also...

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Top US summer vacation spots for a great mobile experience

Posted on June 26, 2019 by Kevin Fitchard

As the summer months get into full swing, families across the U.S. are planning their balmy-weather vacations. And regardless of whether you are a seasoned or casual holiday traveller, the smartphone...

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3G and 4G networks remained widely available during Argentina's blackout

Posted on June 20, 2019 by Francesco Rizzato

Opensignal observed an impact on our Argentinian users’ experience following the massive electrical failure which occurred shortly after 7 a.m. on Sunday, 16 June. However, despite the blackout...

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Argentina's 4G Availability during 16 June power outage

5G smartphone users experience 111.8 Mbps average download speed

Posted on June 20, 2019 by Ian Fogg

5G is here, but how fast is it? In the first country to see widespread 5G adoption, South Korea, Opensignal’s analytics reveals the average download speed of 5G smartphone owners is 111.8 Mbps or 48...

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