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Benchmarking the Global 5G Experience — November 2021

By Ian Fogg, November 2021

In the new international 5G benchmark we see significant changes among the global leaders.

UAE, November 2021, Mobile Network Experience

By Hardik Khatri, November 2021

Etisalat remains the operator to beat when it comes to mobile experience in the UAE, but a lot has happened when we look at the underlying scores — du has been closing the gap with Etisalat on several metrics.

UAE, September 2021, 5G Experience

By Francesco Rizzato, September 2021

In our first report on 5G Experience in the United Arab Emirates, du wins our 5G Download Speed award, as our users on this network enjoyed the fastest average 5G download speeds of 325.3 Mbps. Etisalat places second with a score of 284.1 Mbps.

5G Global Mobile Network Experience Awards 2021

By Hardik Khatri, September 2021

Now for the first time Opensignal ranks the world's 5G operators using our leading measures of the real-world mobile network experience.

Benchmarking the Global 5G Experience — September 2021

By Ian Fogg, September 2021

With the autumn smartphone upgrade cycle about to start, with the recent launch of new Samsung foldable models and the new iPhone, many mobile users will be considering purchasing their first 5G phone. Opensignal has again looked at the 5G experience to see how it compares globally

Mobile download speed recovery stories vary in markets around the world

By Robert Wyrzykowski, August 2021

To understand what the new normal looks like for mobile experience, Opensignal is updating our previous analysis of the impact of the pandemic and changed user behavior on the mobile experience with new data.

Quantifying the Impact of 5G and COVID-19 on Mobile Data Consumption

By Francesco Rizzato, Ian Fogg, June 2021

Opensignal has analyzed data consumption in 20 leading 5G markets and discovered the extent to which 5G users are consuming more data than their 4G peers. We have also analyzed overall data consumption in 65 markets.