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Telus and Bell Tie for Fastest 5G Speeds at NHL Arenas, Well Ahead of Rogers

Opensignal released a report analyzing 5G mobile experiences at NHL arenas in Canada and the USA, revealing where the fastest download speeds are and other factors such as “mobile experience”. Despite 5G marketing touted by Canadian telcos, the fastest 5G download speeds at NHL arenas are found in the USA. Opensignal says it measured the...

Urban/Rural Divide in Mobile Experience Across Canada Detailed in Report

According to mobile analytics firm Opensignal's latest analysis, users' mobile experience in Canada varies greatly depending on proximity to urban areas demonstrating that a clear divide continues to exist between the urban and rural mobile network experience. While Canada's national mobile operators have launched 5G in multiple cities, many rural users will likely wait a...

Telus Remains Wireless Operator to Beat in Canada, Says OpenSignal

Telus has claimed top spots again in two separate wireless tests from OpenSignal and Ookla. According to UK-based OpenSignal’s Mobile Network Experience Report for February 2021, Telus took the sole first place price in four of six tests, while tied for three with rivals Rogers and Bell. According to OpenSignal, it says Telus "remains the operator...

Telus is the Mobile ‘Operator to Beat’ in Canada Says OpenSignal

OpenSignal released their Mobile Network Experience Report for August 2019, detailing Telus, Rogers and Bell, along with regional players Videotron and Freedom Mobile. The report, which collected data from nearly 174,000 devices between the period of April 1 to June 29, 2019, resulted in over 438 million total measurements. According to OpenSignal, some significant milestones...

Canada’s Mobile Networks Not As Fast As Expected: OpenSignal

I think you've heard plenty of times from carriers that Canadian wireless subscribers enjoy (for example) the second-fastest average 4G speeds in the world. Well, they might be fast, but when compared to other wireless networks in the world, well, the reality shows a completely different picture. To compile its sixth Global LTE report, OpenSignal...

SaskTel LTE Network Ranks 3rd Fastest Globally: OpenSignal

In the six years since the first LTE network was deployed, OpenSignal has been closely following its progress. Now that 148 countries have LTE deployed and another 10 are already scheduled, let's have a look how Canada's carriers performed during the fourth quarter of 2015 in terms of network speed. If you are expecting to...

Bell Has Canada’s Fastest Mobile Network: OpenSignal

If you want the highest data speeds on your smartphone or tablet, you should contact Bell, according to the latest report from OpenSignal. After collecting more than 27 million data points from 15,639 users between September 1 and November 30, 2015, OpenSignal has concluded that the Big Three are surprisingly close when it comes to matching...