What is the top chefs in the "Gault Millau", for the Swiss mobile operator annual network test of the German magazine "Connect". He serves in the competitive struggle of the positioning and shows where there is a backlog. But the consumers know how well the mobile networks of your provider are.
Today, Connect has published the current results. To anticipate it: the market leader Swisscom reached 974 out of a possible 1000 points, Sunrise 967 Salt the 923.
The magazine tested the power quality in three areas: In the case of voice telephony, the transmission of data and in the case of a high load of the radio cells. Thus, a Situation is meant in which a large crowd of people at the same time uses the network.
The smallest provider, the Salt draws in the call setup times and voice quality closer to his strong competitors. As a "remarkable" rate quotas, the Tester of the success that Sunrise and Swisscom in large and small cities, as well as the roads reach.
Salt brings on
In the case of the use of data, Swisscom and Sunrise to deliver as in previous years, a head-to-head race. Salt follows a short distance behind it. How close it is to the slugfest for the top position, show the partial results in the individual categories: In the case of the driving tests in major cities, Sunrise and Swisscom are almost equal.
For the walk Test in the big cities, Sunrise has just under the nose in front, in the driving tests in the smaller cities and on the streets, Swisscom is again at the front. The results of the data measurements on the road and also at Salt convincing. "Motorists are driving with all three networks, very well," notes the magazine.
Even with the big crowds, Swisscom and Sunrise are very close to each other: Just two points in this discipline, leading Swisscom separate from your tracker Sunrise. Since the 10-point-residue of Salt from the case to Sunrise's "already a little clearer," says the Tester.The reason: "Salt convinced with good network availability in rural regions, falls in the 4G and data coverage, however, something back."
To the residue on the competitors Salt holds on request: The company had increased the test result by a further 21 points, "while the other providers stagnated or deteriorated". Thus, the distance had further reduced, says a Salt spokeswoman. "For the user this difference is in daily use is practically not noticeable."
Good reception on trains
Connect has "Tested" the reception in the Swiss Railways. This was "very good", whereby the "Federal network operator suit, should look to their neighbors in Austria, but especially in Germany in front of the mobile coverage in trains". Sunrise and Salt test together with the SBB on individual routes and the free Internet access via mobile . Swisscom is also involved in the Test.
With your results all of the three Swiss providers in a European comparison, in: The third place in Switzerland would still be the first in Germany, as the magazine writes. The Deutsche Telekom to get 900 points in the first place and is the winner in the network test for the ninth Time in a row. In Austria the previous year's winner, Magenta (formerly T-Mobile Austria) remains with 955 points on the top position.
The measurements in Switzerland, found of 10. up to 30. October 2019 instead. The driving tests were carried out vehicles in 18 major cities and 33 small towns with two Measuring. Each vehicle was equipped with six Smartphones.
Created: 03.12.2019, 11:34 PM