Talk is cheap. It’s easy for Vodafone to say that it’s going to have a fast 4G network, but how fast is it really? We’ve got first test results.
We tested this at Vodafone’s head office at 40 Mount St, North Sydney in a high-rise building. It was tested using the Speedtest.net app for Android on an HTC One. Here are the results:
So what does it all mean?
On average, we got Vodafone’s 4G network to 66.637Mbps down, 22.099 up with an average ping of 30.6ms.
More interestingly, here’s a look at Vodafone’s internal coverage mapping tool. What you’re looking at here is where 4G is going to be on Vodafone in Sydney:
Sure, it’s a pretty sketchy shot, but it looks like Vodafone is trying to hit a the major centres in its first phase around the city.