Opensignal Insights

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

Understanding mobile network experience: What do Opensignal's metrics mean?

Posted on January 3, 2019 by Marketing

In this blog post, we’re taking a deep dive into the very core of Opensignal: explaining the metrics we use, what they all mean and what their roles are in measuring the real-world mobile network...

Read More

What’s in store for mobile in 2019? Opensignal’s predictions for the coming year

Posted on January 2, 2019 by Ian Fogg

It’s been a pretty busy year here at Opensignal. And 2018 was an interesting time in the mobile world overall, with data abuse and increased regulation casting something of a shadow over some of the ...

Read More

OpenSignal’s 12 days of Christmas — a review of 2018!

Posted on December 20, 2018 by Peter Boyland

As 2018 draws to a close, we’ve taken a bit of time to pause and reflect on what’s been a pretty crazy year here at OpenSignal. In March we were named to the TechCity Future Fifty list of the fastest...

Read More

Voila! The fastest city in Canada for mobile speeds is Montreal

Posted on December 19, 2018 by Kevin Fitchard

The fastest mobile data speeds in Canada have a particularly francophone flair. Montreal topped both our download and upload charts in OpenSignal’s analysis of fastest cities for overall speed in...

Read More

New Jersey offers the best video experience in the lower 48 US states

Posted on December 13, 2018 by Kevin Fitchard

A few weeks ago, we examined how the lower-48 states in the U.S. stacked up in terms of overall speed, and we discovered an interesting pattern: The states with fastest download speeds were largely...

Read More

Singapore’s secret mobile broadband weapon: Latency

Posted on December 12, 2018 by Kevin Fitchard

When it comes to download and upload speeds, few countries can match the raw power of Singapore’s LTE networks. But Singapore doesn’t just shine in connection throughput. It’s also a global leader in...

Read More