PLDT, Smart wins Ookla Speedtest Awards

PLDT, Smart win Ookla Speedtest Awards

Ookla Speedtest has released their Ookla Speedtest Awards, citing PLDT as the fastest fixed network and Smart as the fastest mobile network in the Philippines.

For the Fastest Fixed Network Award for the Philippines in Q1-Q2 2018, PLDT was cited as the winner for achieving a Speed Score of 17.31, with top speeds of 53.07 Mbps for download and 54.31 Mbps for upload. SKY is second with a Speed Score of 10.89, followed by Smart Bro with 9.79, and Globe with 6.58.


For the Fastest Mobile Network for during Q1-Q2 2018, Smart bagged the award. It achieved a Speed Score of 14.98, with average download speeds of 17.25 Mbps and average upload speeds of 7.65 Mbps. Globe, on the other hand, got a score of 9.93.

According to Ookla Speedtest, the Speed Score incorporates a measure of each provider’s download and upload speed to rank network speed performance. You can read the full report and methodology in the source link below.

source: Ookla Speedtest

This article was written by Louie Diangson, Managing Editor of YugaTech. You can follow him at @John_Louie.

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6 Responses

  1. Randy says:

    Those numbers and awards amount to squat. Real-life speeds based on experience are still something that PLDisConnect and Globesucks should NOT be proud of. They are still a long way from their counterparts abroad.

  2. sarcasm says:

    Congratulation to Globe for taking the 2nd spot.

  3. elwin says:

    no point of getting awards, if you can’t play a simple video smoothly on FB or Youtube

  4. anonymous says:

    This is bullsh*t!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  5. Cheronicles says:

    At sino naman ang mga kalaban nila? ISP Bonanza? Gas? BLAST? Malamang mananalo talaga sila sa mga Dial-up options!!!

    Don’t us!

  6. Vavavoom says:

    Fake news!!

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