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Data sink: over 143 million gigabytes of mobile data unused by customers every month

Mobile customers in the UK are collectively paying for 143 million gigabytes worth of data every month that they don’t use[1] On average, users are wasting 3.4GB of mobile data …

Going for gongs: Plusnet and giffgaff win four each at the annual uSwitch Awards

Mobile and broadband provider Plusnet and mobile network giffgaff tie in first place, scooping an impressive four awards each at the annual uSwitch Awards Plusnet takes home the Best Value …

Outdated rules see unsuspecting Brits paying an extra £41 every second for expired mobile and broadband contracts

A sixth (15%) of mobile customers[1] and one in three (32%) broadband users[2] have fallen out of contract – overpaying by a combined £41 per second or £108 million a month[3] Ofcom …

uSwitch comments on Ofcom’s mobile switching decision

Commenting on Ofcom’s mobile switching decision, Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “It is encouraging to see Ofcom taking steps to make it easier for customers to take their mobile number between …

Ireland bottom in European Quality of Life Index

 Republic of Ireland comes last in latest uSwitch Quality of Life Index – let down by poor mobile signal, lack of sunshine and high retirement age Non-EU member Switzerland tops …

uSwitch comments on the Autumn Budget

Commenting on plans to invest in a range of digital initiatives – such as 5G mobile networks and fibre broadband – in the Autumn Budget, Ernest Doku, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, says: “The …

Broadband customers urged to use Black Friday to avoid sleepwalking into £180 bill increase

With several 18 month broadband deals coming to an end this month, households could see broadband bills increase by up to 55%[1]or £180 per year[2] One million mobile customers that …

USWITCH COMMENTS ON THE ONEPLUS 5T LAUNCH

Commenting on the launch of the OnePlus 5T, Ru Bhikha, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, says: “The OnePlus 5T boasts many of its predecessor’s most celebrated features and also includes an all-new edge-to-edge …

Three in ten mobile users suffer patchy or no call reception at home

Almost three in 10 (29%) mobile users suffer from poor or no indoor reception at home[1] One in every five calls (19%) that mobile users make at home are patchy …

uSwitch comments on EE’s voice call outage

Commenting on EE’s voice call outage, Ru Bhikha, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, says: “EE customers affected by this major voice call outage will understandably be concerned and frustrated. “While it’s …