3 Key Points to Remember When You Run a Page Speed Test
By now, you know that mobile is prioritized by Google and its Lighthouse tool. If your website runs great on a mobile device, your website ranks higher. Letís observe three key points to consider when running a PageSpeed Insight test with the new API:
1. PSI Tests Are Conducted Using a Throttled 3G Connection
2. The Testing Server Location Used by PSI Reports Is Unknown
3. The Mobile Device (Or the Emulator of Mobile Device) Used by PSI Is a Mid-Tier Moto G4
Mobile devices vary significantly in their processing speed and power which impact page load time.
Under the same network conditions, the latest technology smartphone would take notably less time to load a page compared to an older model phone. New phones, firmware and software are rapidly evolving.