Last year, the iPhone 14 Pro Max broke the record for average download speed with mobile data. Now, according to a report, iPhone 15 Pro Max It has a higher performance in this field. Apple’s new flagship with record speed 251.37 Mbps, 96 percent It was faster than the iPhone 14 Pro Max and 58% faster than the Galaxy S23 Ultra.
Speed test siteOokla» published the latest performance report of its smartphones. This report was conducted with major US carriers to test download and upload speeds, stability, availability, and more. This report shows how the most popular smartphones in the US in Q3 2023 stack up against each other in download/upload speeds.
In autumn 2022, the iPhone 14 Pro Max held the top spot, but lost the “fastest mobile phone” spot in the fourth quarter of that year, as well as the first quarter of 2023. It should be noted that in the second quarter of 2023, the Ookla test showed that the average download speed of the iPhone 14 Pro Max was 127.83 Mbps Dropped. in that time, Galaxy S23 Ultra with average download speed 161.86 Mbps Won the first place.
The fastest smartphone download speed in the third quarter of 2023
According to the Ookla comparison (bottom photo), iPhone 15 Pro Max and iPhone 15 Pro have won the first and second positions. iPhone 15 Pro Max with medium download speed 251.37 Mbps is faster than all other devices. This speed is even 10 percent It is more than the iPhone 15 Pro.
iPhone 14 Pro Max in the second season of 2023 speed 127.83 recorded megabits per second – that of the iPhone 15 Pro Max 96.6 percent It is faster than that.
In the photo below, you can see the speed comparison in the second quarter of 2023 (Before the introduction of the iPhone 15 series):
Considering that only one month has passed since the release of iPhone 15 Pro and Pro Max, Samsung’s market share is more than Apple’s; For this reason, in the comparison below, we see that Samsung Higher average download speed owns:
The cause and factors affecting the download speed of the iPhone 15 series
According to 9to5Mac’s analysis, it’s impossible to say exactly how much of the iPhone 15 Pro Max’s speed performance improvement is due to its hardware, and the impact of network improvements and other factors cannot be ignored.
However, last year, just after the release of the iPhone 14 Pro Max, the highest average download speed 147 Mbps Was. As the number of iPhone 14 Pro Max buyers increases, the download speed of this phone will increase to the second quarter of 2023. 127 Mbps Decreased. If the iPhone 15 Pro Max also faces such a slowdown, the average download speed 230 Mbps will provide in the long term; It means approx 100 Mbps Faster than its predecessor and the figure is still impressive.
Another influential factor in increasing the download speed can be the improvement of the performance of the Etisalat network in the United States. However, such improvements still cannot increase the download speed to 100 Mbps.
modem Qualcomm X70 It is used in iPhone 15 series phones. This modem is generally up to 24 percent It offers faster 5G speed. Of course, it seems that this modem can be more efficient.