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EE tops London City Airport mobile internet tests


Operator completes hat-trick of wins at UK airports after achieving download and upload speeds of 16.14Mbps and 26.24Mbps respectively

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Race is on for Carphone B2B dealers to scoop luxury holiday to Monaco


O2 sales incentive open to all Carphone Warehouse Business partners  Read the full story

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EE finishes bottom in UK network recommendation survey


Tesco Mobile tops mobile sector on Satmetrix UK Net Promoter benchmark, with Vodafone last for internet

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Chess Partner Services seals new long-term deal with O2


Distributor joins O2 Direct Partner Network which replaced Centre of Excellence programme on April 1 Read the full story

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New Ofcom CEO considers deregulation of telecoms market


Sharon White became CEO in December and said competition from US could lead to cuts in red tape  Read the full story

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Vodafone and O2 coverage still being affected by Holborn fire


Coverage in parts of central London has been down for over a week due to electrical fire that has now been put out Read the full story

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Vodafone UK ditches 3G contracts


From today, UK consumers only able to buy 3G-only contracts from O2 
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O2 and Vodafone network affected by Holborn fire


Coverage hit by underground fire in Central London yesterday, which is still ongoing as firefighters continue to tackle it

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Ofcom: 4G meeting consumer expectations


Average 4G speeds in five cities tested by regulator were nearly three times quicker than 3G, with upload speeds eight times faster 

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EE scores another Rootmetrics win


Operator is top-ranked network in both Heathrow and Gatwick

EE has scored another win in Rootmetrics mobile network performance testing, this time at Heathrow and Gatwick airports.

EE was the best network for overall performance (speed and reliability) achieving ‘RootScores’ of 96.7 at Heathrow and 97.2 at Gatwick.

Vodafone was second at both airports with scores of 84.6 and 86.5 respectively. Three was joint third at Heathrow with O2, both achieving scores of 84.2. The former took third spot at Gatwick with 80.5 with the latter trailing in last place with 74.

EE was the fastest of the four major UK networks at Heathrow with an average download speed of 31.2 Mbps leaving Three (4.64Mbps), O2 (3.84Mbps) and Vodafone (3.3Mbps) trailing.

EE also had the fasted average upload speeds with 18.06Mbps followed by Vodafone (2.05Mbps), Three (1.7Mbps) and O2 (1.47Mbps).

At Gatwick, EE was top again with an average download speed of 20.4Mbps and an upload speed of 17.85Mbps. It was followed by Vodafone (5.68Mbps and 0.94Mbps), Three (3.2Mbps and 1.57Mbps) and O2 (2.4Mbps and 1.57Mbps).

“Travellers in the UK can now get a better idea of the mobile internet performance while travelling or during delays at the UK’s two busiest airports,” said Rootmetrics chief executive officer Bill Moore.

“Our testing at Heathrow and Gatwick showed impressive performances from multiple operators, especially EE, which had the fastest speeds and won the RootScore Award at both airports.

“Internet access in airports has become a business essential and a consumer assumption. Travellers expect to be able to get online easily, whether it’s for work or entertainment purposes, and travellers now have accurate, unbiased information to help them to get the most out of their mobile internet performance at Heathrow and Gatwick.”

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