Movistar overtakes Vodafone in Download Speed Experience
Movistar has pulled ahead to win our Download Speed Experience award, which was won by Vodafone in our last report on Spain. Movistar secured the award with an increase of just over 1 Mbps to reach an average score of 27.9 Mbps, while Vodafone's score dropped by around the same amount.
Movistar comes top in Video Experience
Movistar also won our new Video Experience metric, with a score of 66.3 (out of 100), in a fairly tight contest which saw all three of Spain's other operators score in the 62 to 64 range. Movistar's higher score was notable in that it tipped the operator into our Very Good ranking for Video Experience, while all of its rivals scored in the Good category.
Vodafone wins a close-run race in 4G Availability
Vodafone kept hold of our 4G Availability award, staying ahead of its rivals with an increase of over 1 percentage point in the past six months to reach 87.8%. But Spain's other three operators were close behind, all racking up scores over 84% — with Movistar increasing its score by nearly 2 percentage points.
Vodafone wins our Upload Speed and Latency Experience awards
Vodafone won our Upload Speed Experience award with an average score of 10 Mbps, nearly 1 Mbps faster than its closest rival Movistar in our measurements. Vodafone also won our Latency Experience award with a score of 38.4ms, while Movistar was quite close behind on 41.7ms.