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Telus Named ‘Canada’s Fastest Mobile Network’ Again by Ookla

Telus says it has been crowned “Canada’s Fastest Mobile Network” by Seattle-based Ookla, winning the title for the 10th time in row and for six consecutive years. Ookla runs its popular Speedtest, available on the web and thru a mobile app. Data from these tests run by wireless users show Telus received the top Speed...

Telus Leads Mobile Internet Speeds, Shaw for Fixed Broadband in Q2: Report

According to Ookla’s Q2 Market Analysis report on internet speeds in Canada, Telus provided the fastest mobile internet to Canadians during Q2 2022 with a median download speed of 79.09 Mbps. Interestingly, Ookla only tested national mobile operators for Q2, leaving out regional providers like Freedom Mobile, Videotron, and Fido. Telus topped rivals Bell and Rogers...

iPhone 13 Lineup Named Fastest Popular Devices in Canada in Q4 2021

Ookla released its Q4 2021 Canada Market Report on Tuesday morning, again highlighting the fastest mobile operator, fixed broadband operator and devices in Canada. The fastest popular device in Canada was Apple’s iPhone 13 Pro Max, seeing a median download speed of 144.24 Mbps. The iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 followed behind in second...

Apple’s iPhone 13 Pro Offers the Fastest Median Download Speed in Canada for Q3

Ookla has released its Q3 2021 Canada Market Report today, detailing the status of mobile and fixed networks in the country, based on data from Speedtest.net. Check out some of the Q3 broadband highlights below: Fastest fixed broadband provider: Shaw Fastest region for fixed broadband and mobile: Newfoundland and Labrador City with fastest median fixed...

Telus Named ‘Fastest Mobile Network’ in Canada by Ookla Again

Telus has been named the ‘fastest mobile network’ in Canada by Seattle-based Ookla, yet again. This marks the fifth year in a row and the eighth consecutive time the wireless carrier has won this accolade. Based on Ookla’s Speed Score results, Telus edged out Bell with a score of 85.21 versus 80.49. Rogers was in...

Telus Retains ‘Fastest Mobile Operator’ in Canada Crown in Ookla Q2 Report

Ookla has released its Q2 Canada Market Report on Thursday, detailing the top wireless and broadband providers in the country for 2021. When it comes to ‘fastest mobile operator’ in Canada, Telus retained its crown with a Speed Score of 82.93, while Videotron was dubbed the country’s ‘most consistent operator’. Shaw’s Freedom Mobile had the lowest...

Ookla Q4 Canada Internet Report: Rogers, Telus, Bell Again Dominate

Ookla on Tuesday released its Q4 Canada Internet report, and as expected, we’re seeing the country’s incumbents dominate tests and speed results. Findings from the report, shared with iPhone in Canada, detail the following: TELUS was the fastest mobile provider Rogers was the fastest fixed broadband provider (ON, NB) Bell leads in median 5G download...

Canada 5G Median Download Speeds Rank Third Out of G7 Nations: Ookla

Ookla has shared its latest 2020 Global State of 5G report, which includes details on Canada. According to Ookla, Canada had the third-fastest 5G median download speed of G7 countries at 209 Mbps, trailing Japan at 217 Mbps and Italy in first place at 230 Mbps, respectively. When it came to Time Spent on 5G,...

Telus Ranked Fastest Mobile Operator in Canada for Q2-Q3 2019: Report

Ookla’s Speedtest Intelligence report for Q2-Q3 2019 saw Canada place fourth in the world for fastest average mobile download speed, the only North American country in the top 20. As for the fastest mobile operator in Canada for Q2-Q3 in 2019, Telus took the crown, just edging out Bell: Looking at top providers, TELUS was the...

Canada’s Mobile Internet Speeds Rank 13th Worldwide Says Ookla

Ookla, makers of Speedtest, have released their new data tool called Speedtest Global Index, which ranks countries based on their mobile internet and fixed broadband Internet speeds. Canada ranked 13th worldwide for mobile Internet speeds (35.19 Mbps down/10.06 Mbps up) and 18th for fixed broadband (up from 19th as of June 2017) with an average download...