What is 3G coverage “really” like in the UK?

Mapping 3G coverage in the UK.We’ve all experienced signal drops in areas that our networks claim have higher coverage, so it was interesting to hear, Radio 4’s Today programme, about a project to investigate this.

Providing you have an Android phone (apparently it’s harder to make a iPhone app run in the background) you can download the app from the android market, and help with the survey.


UK 3G Survey app draining battery

Thanks to the tip off from Judi Mae it seems that the app had a massive impact on battery life. I’ve just looked at the battery usage on my Nexus S and it’s definitely true.

UPDATE 19/07/11

The app has now been updated to reduce battery drain. Great work Epitiro! cheap air max mens

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