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Malaysia’s mobile data consumption surge in 2020 dwarfed that of neighbouring countries

By Robert Wyrzykowski, May 2021

According to Opensignal’s comparative analysis of trends of mobile data consumption recorded by smartphone users in Southeast Asia, Malaysia showed a remarkable increase in mobile data usage between January 2020 and February 2021 - higher than other countries in the region.

Blog Entry | No | Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand | | Robert Wyrzykowski

Malaysia, April 2021, Mobile Network Experience

By Hardik Khatri, April 2021

We have seen a lot of change since our last report. DiGi swept away our Video Experience and Download Speed awards, which were previously held by Maxis.

Report Page | No | Malaysia | | Hardik Khatri

Global Mobile Network Experience Awards 2021

By Sam Fenwick, March 2021

Last year, to celebrate Opensignal’s 10th anniversary, we ranked the world's operators using our leading measures of the real-world mobile network experience. It was so well received that we’ve chosen to publish the awards again.

Report Page | No | Global, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costarica, Ecuador, Egypt, France, Germany, Hongkong, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Libya, Malaysia, Mexico, Myanmar, Netherlands, Newzealand, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudiarabia, Singapore, Southafrica, Southkorea, Spain, Srilanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, UK, Uruguay, Vietnam | | Sam Fenwick

Mobile experience helps explain why Malaysian users change mobile operator in 2020

By Hardik Khatri, February 2021

Our data also suggests that with low-cost data offerings being common across the board, the quality of experience is becoming the differentiating factor and is gaining importance as a driver for churn in the Malaysian mobile market.

Blog Entry | No | Malaysia | | Hardik Khatri

Benchmarking Malaysia’s 4G mobile network experience before the JENDELA initiative

By Hardik Khatri, December 2020

Recently, the Government of Malaysia announced a multi-billion dollar national digital infrastructure plan, Jalinan Digital Negara (JENDELA), to improve the country’s digital infrastructure and connectivity.

Blog Entry | No | Malaysia | | Hardik Khatri

Analyzing Malaysia’s mobile data consumption, and its effects on 4G Download Speed

By Hardik Khatri, October 2020

We observed that our Malaysian smartphone users' average mobile data consumption increased drastically over a few weeks across all networks — concurrently with the MCO's introduction — and this was associated with significant drops in our users' average 4G Download Speed Experience. While our users' data consumption on most networks in the third quarter of 2020 has remained above pre-MCO levels, their average download speeds are slowly returning to normal and even improving beyond those seen before the MCO in some cases.

Blog Entry | No | Malaysia | | Hardik Khatri