How to Test the WiFi Speed of an iPhone

By TimothyL

Just like your home computer, you can also monitor your WiFi speed on your iPhone. There are three simple and easy to use speed test applications available for free in the iPhone's App Store. All three provide you with your download and upload speed, as well as compare your speed test results to others.

Things You'll Need

  • iPhone
  • WiFi network

Cisco Global Internet Speed Test (GIST): Cisco Systems, Inc.

Step 1

Navigate your iPhone to the App Store.

Step 2

Download "Cisco Global Internet Speed Test (GIST)" by Cisco Systems, Inc.

Step 3

Launch the application.

Step 4

Select "Run Test."

Speedtest.net Speedtest: Ookla

Step 1

Navigate your iPhone to the App Store.

Step 2

Download "Speedtest.net Speedtest" by Ookla.

Step 3

Launch the application.

Step 4

Select "Begin Test."

Speedtest: Xtreme Labs Inc.

Step 1

Navigate your iPhone to the App Store.

Step 2

Download "Speedtest" by Xtreme Labs Inc.

Step 3

Launch the application.

Step 4

Select "Start the Test!"