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USA, April 2021, 5G User Experience

By Francesco Rizzato, April 2021

In this latest 5G User Experience report we analyze the overall 5G experience and combine measurements taken across all 5G frequency bands. We introduce three new 5G awards: 5G Reach, 5G Games Experience and 5G Voice App Experience.

Report Page | Yes | USA | | Francesco Rizzato

Quantifying the mmWave 5G experience in the US

By Francesco Rizzato, April 2021

Opensignal analyzed the U.S. mobile experience on mmWave 5G, a subset of 5G experience which is significantly different to other types of 5G services. We found the fastest average mmWave 5G download speed of 692.9 Mbps using Verizon, which was three times as fast as our tests for AT&T and T-Mobile — 232.7 Mbps and 215.3 Mbps, respectively.

Blog Entry | No | USA | | Francesco Rizzato

mmWave 5G is almost thirty times faster than public Wifi, but with similar reach

By Ian Fogg, March 2021

Some types of 5G have very similar availability to public Wifi. For example, 5G smartphone users spend approximately 0.5% of time connected to 5G mmWave. Now, with 5G and especially with 5G mmWave, we see speeds on mobile that are much faster than with public Wifi.

Blog Entry | No | Global, USA | | Ian Fogg

The US smartphone speed race: how Apple, Google, LG, OnePlus and Samsung compare

By Ian Fogg, March 2021

Smartphone makers are moving quickly to implement the latest 5G technologies with the aim of improving users’ mobile experience. Here, Opensignal analyzes our latest real-world data to see how users' experience with 5G models from the five leading 5G brands varies.

Blog Entry | No | Global, USA | | Ian Fogg

Understanding the mobile experience on T-Mobile’s standalone 5G network

By Francesco Rizzato, February 2021

Opensignal analyzed our users’ mobile experience on T-Mobile’s network before and after the operator launched its nationwide standalone access (SA) 5G network on August 4, 2020. We then compared our users' mobile experience on T-Mobile's SA and NSA 5G networks.

Blog Entry | No | Global, USA | | Francesco Rizzato

USA, January 2021, 5G User Experience

By Ian Fogg, January 2021

In only Opensignal's second multiplayer mobile gaming experience award in the U.S., Verizon closes the gap with previous winner T-Mobile.

Report Page | No | USA | | Ian Fogg