Due to the lockdown, Filipino mobile users are spending more time in locations where the network infrastructure does not normally support such large numbers of users.
Mobile users in the Philippines saw their video experience improve by an impressive 32% — the fourth largest increase in percentage terms for this metric covered in the survey and the third largest improvement in the Asia Pacific.
In terms of download speed, Smart had an overall download speed of 10.6 Mbps, which is 3-Mbps faster than Globe.
A new report from telecom metrics firm Opensignal showed that Filipino mobile users spent the highest average time on WiFi in Asia during a period when most countries in the region went on a lockdown to contain the Covid-19 pandemic.
But Opensignal said it’s possible to buck the GDP and population density trend, indicating that countries that implement their mobile networks shrewdly can rise up the international rankings.
A new study on “voice app experience” carried out by mobile metrics firm Opensignal has ranked the Philippines near the bottom of the standings with a “Very Poor” rating.
Mobile metrics firm Opensignal has released its latest report analyzing the mobile network experience of the two operators in the Philippines — at a national level and across 19 provinces.
This is according to mobile metrics firm Opensignal.