Network Cell Info (Common) Export Database Formats

Last updated: July 28, 2018

Network Cell Info has the capability of exporting the measurements taken in different database formats. Exporting happens by pressing the checkmark button in the Map Tab of the app. The common formats are 6 and shown below, and also there are 2 formats available only in the Pro subscription of the paid app.

In the app, you can choose the database format by going to the app settings -> database.

 

CMWF v.1.1

This is a csv-type database, with header (row entry):

sim,radiotype,radio,mcc,mnc,area,cellid,unit,lat,lon,signal,extra,acc,time,speed,bearing,alt,api,device

where,

sim 1 or 2
radiotype GSM, UMTS, LTE, CDMA
radio actual radio type (e.g. EDGE, 1xRTT, HSPA, LTE, etc.)
mcc mobile country code
mnc mobile network code 
area location/tracking area code 
cellid cell identity 
unit PSC for UMTS or PCI for LTE
lat device latitude in degrees, at time of measurement
lon device longitude in degrees, at time of measurement
signal received signal strength, dBm
extra reserved
acc device location accuracy in meters, at time of measurement
time timestamp of measurement (UTC time, milliseconds since 1/1/1970)
speed device speed at time of measurement
bearing device direction of travel at time of measurement
alt device altitude at time of measurement 
api android version
device device name 

 

MLS Geosubmit v.2

This is the format of Mozilla database MLS (JSON type).

For more details, please see in the Mozilla MLS respective site.

 

OpenCellID csv

This is a csv-type database, with header (row entry):

mcc,mnc,lac,cellid,lat,lon,signal,measured_at,rating,speed,direction,act,ta,psc,tac,pci,sid,nid,bid

See more details in OpenCellID.

 

CLF v.3

This is a csv-type database, with header (row entry):

mcc+mnc;cellid;lac;rnc;lat;lon;ratio;data;rfu

 

KML 2.2

Keyhole Markup Language. You can see more details here by Google developers

 

Legacy

This is our legacy format, a csv-type database, with header (row entry):

sim: radio | mcc+mnc | area | cellid | [ unit | ] | signal | lat | lon | time