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EE tops RootMetrics network tests in 5 of 6 categories

Wednesday 10 February 2016 | 15:36 CET | News
EE has topped the latest RootMetrics UK mobile networking performance tests, coming top in five out if six categories. EE has now won the UK Overall RootScore Award five consecutive times. This latest test period covers second-half 2015. In 1st-half 2015, EE topped all six categories. In second-half 2015, 3 UK ranked first in the Network Reliability RootScore category. In 1st-half 2015, O2 came last in four out of six categories. But in this round of testing, O2 showed strong improvement. O2 shared second place with 3 UK in the Call RootScore category, came second in the Text RootScore

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 UK / EE / O2 / Vodafone
Countries: United Kingdom
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