For the second time in a row Fastweb it is the second fastest mobile operator in Italy Ooklathe global leader in data analysis and testing applications for fixed and mobile networks, known for developing Speedtest. After the recognition obtained in the third and fourth quarters of 2022, Fastweb reconfirms its leadership also for the first and second quarters of 2023, receiving the Speedtest Award from Ookla for providing the highest mobile network speed.
Ookla’s study decrees Fastweb as the fastest mobile network in Italy
In the first six months of the year, Ookla compared the results of 294,622 tests carried out by Fastweb customers in Italy with the Speedtest mobile apps, for iOS and Android devices, and calculated each operator’s “Speed Score”. Fastweb mobile network got the best performance in terms of speed with an average value of 97.84 Mbps in download and 12.64 Mbps in upload, totaling a combined “Speed Score” of 91.31, the highest recorded in Italy and 30% higher than the second-ranked operator.
With this second award, Fastweb further consolidates its positioning as a converging player and its technological leadership for the country’s digital transformation, also through the development of the 5G mobile network capable of enabling high-performance new generation mobile services.
“The Speedtest Awards, presented by Ookla, are a prestigious recognition reserved for the fastest and best performing fixed and mobile broadband operators in the world,” he commented Doug Suttles, CEO at Ookla. “We are pleased to award Fastweb with the award for the fastest mobile network in Italy. This result attests to the operator’s strong performance in the last two quarters of 2022 and the first half of 2023, based on Ookla’s rigorous analysis of consumer measurements with Speedtest.
“This recognition certifies the leadership of our mobile network as well as the strength of our infrastructure strategy,” he said Walter Renna, Chief Product Officer di Fastweb “The choice to constantly invest in innovation and proprietary networks allows us to differentiate ourselves from the market and positions us as a leading company in offering high-performance and quality services to our customers”.