2022/11 Mobile Certificate

We tested and measured the performance of its voice and data services on smartphones in comparison to other 5G/LTE mobile radio networks in metropolitan and rural areas of Australia. The audit was done as a performance benchmark performed by umlaut between 13.10.2022 and 17.11.2022 in cities and towns as well as on connection roads.

Winner 11/2022: Telstra Australia

  • Best in test

  • Best in data

  • Best in voice

  • Best in crowdsourced quality

  • Best in reliability


2021/12 5G Audit Report

Majority of Australians live in the major cities or other large urban areas of the country. With the exception of Perth which could not be reached due to border restrictions, we performed network testing in the largest cities by population, these being Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Gold Coast and Canberra. We tested also state capital Hobart and Toowoomba as a large regional city example.

Key takeaways

  • Telstra achieves the highest umlaut score in seven of eight cities.

  • Telstra shows the highest 5G download throughputs in six of eight cities.

  • In average throughput, Telstra leads in all measured cities. Telstra shows the highest peak throughput in six of eight cities.

  • Telstra shows the highest 5G availability in each of the tested cities.