AutoMobile is a “plug & play” drive test unit based on a normal consumer smartphone. They are designed to test within the context of normal subscriber activity to help network analysts understand how to improve network service in-line with customer experience and expectations.

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Efficient, Simple, Smart

AutoMobile arrives ready to begin testing and can be plugged into any car or vehicle via the 12v power socket. The device has a preloaded and predefined test script which analyses common activities including voice calls, web browsing and video streaming.

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Flexibility as Standard

The AutoMobile approach can turn any vehicle into a drive test vehicle with all captured data points geolocated and mapped for access via our SmartNetwork GIS.

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Resource Efficiency

AutoMobile has helped operators around the world save huge amounts when it comes to drive testing budgets. Vehicles require no modification and engineers can begin testing as soon as they receive the unit.

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Driving Value for Test Teams

"The fact that these units are plug and play makes the setup very easy, and we have been impressed by Metricell’s dedication to providing a durable, robust product that has contributed directly to efficiency savings.”

Head of Wireless Access Engineering, TIM Italy

A Range of Use Cases

AutoMobiles have been used in a variety of vehicles for everything from nationwide benchmarking projects, emergency services network testing, major road network analysis and more.

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Futurezone is an Austrian news site who carries out annual benchmarking tests of the country’s three main operators:

- Drei
- A1
- Magenta.

Using Metricell’s AutoMobile technology, Futurezone drove across Austria simultaneously testing:

- Video streaming
- Voice Calls  
- Web Browsing



Kilometers Covered


Measurements Collected

The operators were scored out of 300 with the final results showing:

A1 scored particularly well in terms of network coverage and the availability of the fastest 4G standard currently available


“For the coming year, it would be conceivable for the first time to also include the 5G network in the test”

– Jurgen Dalmus | Dalmus Commercial Agency
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