cnlab SpeedTest

cnlab SpeedTest


*** ATTENTION ***
Caused by a limitation of Android, it is not possible to fetch information about the current active Internet connection while the screen is off. To counter this, the App is now waking the device (again), when a measurement is running. This forced us to add the permission "prevent phone from sleeping".
We are well aware, that this has a negative impact on the battery, but as long as Android has this limitation, there is no other way.
Thank you for comprehension.

MOBILE PERFORMANCE BENCHMARKING SYSTEM
cnlab develops and operates the Mobile Performance Benchmarking (MPB) system for private use and Internet Service Providers. The MPB client application, used to measure Key Performance Indicators (KPI) such as Up- and Download or Roundtrip Times to reference systems, are available for iOS, Symbian, Android and Windows Phone. The measured speed depends not only on the operators network, but also on the amount of customers within the local network cell or the overall performance of the used device. A single MPB test can produce - depending on the current set up and network speed - about 10MB of data.

PERMISSIONS
System tools
- prevent phone from sleeping
Your location
- Localization of the phone via GPS and mobile networks
Network Communication
- Information about the network (online, roaming, IP)
- Information on the Internet
Telephone Calls
- Operator, ISOCountryCodes (from SIM card or Network)
- Device IDs
- Cell-ID
Storage
- Move the app to the SD card memory (especially for phones with limited space)
- Backup the database to the external memory (useful if you want to transfer data between two phones)
Internet
- No data connection, no speed test
Your Accounts
- Authorization for the Google Maps integration
Developer Tools / Developer Tools
- Access to the USB memory

PRIVACY
Each device gains a unique identification number (UserID) so that each user can view its own results via Web browser. For each UserID not only the performance data are stored but also a set of system data (e.g.: IP or device ID) as well as administrative data (user location). The UserID is never given away. Its only use is to trace bugs, boost performance or create SpeedTest statistics. When an error is reported, some user send personal information, such as their E-Mail, name, address or phone number. These private data are only send to cnlab and the addressed Service Provider from the error report.

ABOUT CNLAB
The cnlab Information Technology Research AG was founded by Prof. Dr. P. Heinzmann and Dr. P. Schöbi in 1997 as a Spin-Off of the HSR University of Applied Sciences Rapperswil. cnlab is a company according to Swiss law, owned by the management and by the staff, located in Rapperswil, Switzerland. cnlab develops and optimizes Internet applications. With the Internet Performance Benchmarking products and services, cnlab supports Internet Service Providers to improve their products. Services provided by cnlab Security Engineering and IT System Testing services are used by Swiss banks, insurance companies, the industry as well as administration to optimize their IT applications considering security, functionality and reliability. 14 engineers are currently working for cnlab.

CONTACT
For further information please contact [email protected] or visit www.cnlab.ch.

Recent changes:
Update 2.5.0

Features:
- more detailed network connection informations
-- updated Cell IDs
-- dialog with much more details (advanced mode only)
- map marker now shows the date of the measurement

Bug Fix:
- fixed scrolling to latest map marker
- fixed a crash for subscription settings during startup

Known Issue:
- when importing large databases (10k+ results), an out of memory error might occur for older or low-end devices
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About cnlab SpeedTest
*** ATTENTION ***
Caused by a limitation of Android, it is not possible to fetch information about the current active Internet connection while the screen is off. To counter this, the App is now waking the device (again), when a measurement is running. This forced us to add the permission "prevent phone from sleeping".
We are well aware, that this has a negative impact on the battery, but as long as Android has this limitation, there is no other way.
Thank you for comprehension.

MOBILE PERFORMANCE BENCHMARKING SYSTEM
cnlab develops and operates the Mobile Performance Benchmarking (MPB) system for private use and Internet Service Providers. The MPB client application, used to measure Key Performance Indicators (KPI) such as Up- and Download or Roundtrip Times to reference systems, are available for iOS, Symbian, Android and Windows Phone. The measured speed depends not only on the operators network, but also on the amount of customers within the local network cell or the overall performance of the used device. A single MPB test can produce - depending on the current set up and network speed - about 10MB of data.

PERMISSIONS
System tools
- prevent phone from sleeping
Your location
- Localization of the phone via GPS and mobile networks
Network Communication
- Information about the network (online, roaming, IP)
- Information on the Internet
Telephone Calls
- Operator, ISOCountryCodes (from SIM card or Network)
- Device IDs
- Cell-ID
Storage
- Move the app to the SD card memory (especially for phones with limited space)
- Backup the database to the external memory (useful if you want to transfer data between two phones)
Internet
- No data connection, no speed test
Your Accounts
- Authorization for the Google Maps integration
Developer Tools / Developer Tools
- Access to the USB memory

PRIVACY
Each device gains a unique identification number (UserID) so that each user can view its own results via Web browser. For each UserID not only the performance data are stored but also a set of system data (e.g.: IP or device ID) as well as administrative data (user location). The UserID is never given away. Its only use is to trace bugs, boost performance or create SpeedTest statistics. When an error is reported, some user send personal information, such as their E-Mail, name, address or phone number. These private data are only send to cnlab and the addressed Service Provider from the error report.

ABOUT CNLAB
The cnlab Information Technology Research AG was founded by Prof. Dr. P. Heinzmann and Dr. P. Schöbi in 1997 as a Spin-Off of the HSR University of Applied Sciences Rapperswil. cnlab is a company according to Swiss law, owned by the management and by the staff, located in Rapperswil, Switzerland. cnlab develops and optimizes Internet applications. With the Internet Performance Benchmarking products and services, cnlab supports Internet Service Providers to improve their products. Services provided by cnlab Security Engineering and IT System Testing services are used by Swiss banks, insurance companies, the industry as well as administration to optimize their IT applications considering security, functionality and reliability. 14 engineers are currently working for cnlab.

CONTACT
For further information please contact [email protected] or visit www.cnlab.ch.

Recent changes:
Update 2.5.0

Features:
- more detailed network connection informations
-- updated Cell IDs
-- dialog with much more details (advanced mode only)
- map marker now shows the date of the measurement

Bug Fix:
- fixed scrolling to latest map marker
- fixed a crash for subscription settings during startup

Known Issue:
- when importing large databases (10k+ results), an out of memory error might occur for older or low-end devices

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Android Market Comments
A Google User
Jun 2, 2014
STOP!!!! ATTENTION!!!! YES, YOU!!!! The developers of this app are professionals at what they do. The app is very detailed oriented and the most accurate of all simular apps (free or paid). If you want to test the true speed of your internet connection, this is the app for you (measurements may vary from one reading to the next, depending on your location, the weather and time of day, tower locations, your device processing power, the number of active users in the area at the time, signal stability and strength, and many other factors)
A Google User
Apr 2, 2014
KBits? Really? If I ever get dial-up on my Android this would be useful.
A Google User
Mar 9, 2014
Perfect app The best by far ! Extremely detalied, very professional, wonderful ! 5 stars is not enough for this, it has all you could ever need !
A Google User
Feb 24, 2014
Switzerland only! Like it only if you live in Switzerland! Location doesn't work!!!
A Google User
Dec 23, 2013
Itsucks iTtoldmemyspeedwas 0 withfullspeeddata