September 22, 2020

How to Check Phone Network Signal Quality

On Android

To check the network signal quality on Android, you just need a few taps in your phone’s settings, as follows:

1] On your Android device, open Settings and scroll down to the bottom.

2] Click on About Phone and select Status.

3] On the following screen, tap Network, and you’ll be able to see signal strength for the SIM card operators on your device. It’ll comprise of two numbers- dBm and ASU.

Check Phone Network Signal Quality on Android
Check Phone Network Signal Quality on Android
Check Phone Network Signal Quality on Android


On iOS

On iPhone, you can use iOS’s hidden Field Test menu to check your phone’s network signal strength, using the steps below:

1] On your iPhone, open the Phone app and dial *3001#12345#*. Make sure that WiFi is turned off.

2] Once you dial the above code, the Field Test menu will appear on the screen.

3] Now, select LTE and tap ‘Serving Cell Meas.’

4] Here, rsrp0 denotes the signal strength from your primary tower, i.e., the closest one to your location. Whereas, rsrp1 shows the signal strength from the next nearest unit.

Check Phone Network Signal Quality on iPhone
Check Phone Network Signal Quality on iPhone

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