Opensignal Insights

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

Mobile Experience during the COVID-19 pandemic: 4G Download Speed

Posted on April 8, 2020

Francesco Rizzato, Sam Fenwick & Ian Fogg 4G Download Speeds are resilient so far during the crisisThe COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, along with its associated medical, social and economic...

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Analyzing Mobile Experience during the coronavirus pandemic: Time on Wifi

Posted on March 30, 2020

Hardik Khatri (Technical Analyst), Sam Fenwick (Senior Analyst)The amount of time that smartphone users spend on Wifi connections has increased in many countriesThe World is now facing a COVID-19...

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Declining 4G Download Speeds in quarantined Italy indicate rising mobile congestion

Posted on March 19, 2020

Opensignal analyzed the hourly 4G Download Speeds that Italian smartphone users have experienced in the last six weeks, including the four weeks of February and the first two weeks of March.While our...

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How Malaysians’ roaming experience in Singapore is affected by their choice of operator

Posted on March 17, 2020

In this analysis we look at how three measures of the mobile user experience vary between international roamers from Malaysia and domestic users in Singapore. We analyzed the roaming experience of...

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Italians changed behavior and spent more time on WiFi before quarantine extensions

Posted on March 16, 2020

From March 10, following a sharp rise in novel coronavirus cases (COVID-19), the Italian government placed the country’s 60 million residents on lockdown. The government extended restrictions and...

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German rural 4G users see big differences in 4G Availability and download speeds between operators

Posted on March 12, 2020

Our latest analysis of Germany’s mobile experience looks at the connectivity divide between urban and rural areas. Opensignal analyzed 4G Availability and Download Speed Experience by German state...

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Analyzing AT&T’s spectrum usage to understand its 5G rollout plans

Posted: Mar 09, 2020

Opensignal is investigating how different U.S. carriers have been using their spectrum holdings to launch 5G services. In this first analysis, we have looked into AT&T’s spectrum use of its 850MHz band, which the operator used to launch its low-band 5G service in December 2019, in order to shed light on AT&T’s 5G approach.

モバイル・ネットワーク・エクスペリエンスへの理解: Opensignalのメトリックの意味とは?

Posted: Mar 03, 2020