Continuously check Internet Connection and connection type

Internet connectivity broadcast receiver


package com.saud_khan_dev.speed_test.backend.network_utills;

import android.content.Context;

public class NetworkUtil {
public static final int TYPE_WIFI = 1;
public static final int TYPE_MOBILE = 2;
public static final int TYPE_NOT_CONNECTED = 0;
public static final int NETWORK_STATUS_NOT_CONNECTED = 0;
public static final int NETWORK_STATUS_WIFI = 1;
public static final int NETWORK_STATUS_MOBILE = 2;

public static int getConnectivityStatus(Context context) {
ConnectivityManager cm = (ConnectivityManager) context.getSystemService(Context.CONNECTIVITY_SERVICE);

NetworkInfo activeNetwork = cm.getActiveNetworkInfo();
if (null != activeNetwork) {
if(activeNetwork.getType() == ConnectivityManager.TYPE_WIFI)
return TYPE_WIFI;

if(activeNetwork.getType() == ConnectivityManager.TYPE_MOBILE)

public static int getConnectivityStatusString(Context context) {
int conn = NetworkUtil.getConnectivityStatus(context);
int status = 0;
if (conn == NetworkUtil.TYPE_WIFI) {
} else if (conn == NetworkUtil.TYPE_MOBILE) {
} else if (conn == NetworkUtil.TYPE_NOT_CONNECTED) {
return status;

Network change broadcast receiver

package com.saud_khan_dev.speed_test.backend.broadcast_receivers;

import android.content.BroadcastReceiver;
import android.content.Context;
import android.content.Intent;
import android.util.Log;
import android.widget.Toast;

import com.saud_khan_dev.speed_test.backend.network_utills.NetworkUtil;

public class NetworkChangeReceiver extends BroadcastReceiver {
public void onReceive(Context context, Intent intent) {
int status = NetworkUtil.getConnectivityStatusString(context);
int connectionType = NetworkUtil.getConnectivityStatus(context);
Log.e("network reciever", "network reciever");
if ("".equals(intent.getAction())) {
if (status == NetworkUtil.NETWORK_STATUS_NOT_CONNECTED) {
Toast.makeText(context, "Not connected", Toast.LENGTH_SHORT).show();
} else {
Toast.makeText(context, "Connected", Toast.LENGTH_SHORT).show();
if (connectionType==NetworkUtil.TYPE_MOBILE){
Toast.makeText(context, "Mobile data", Toast.LENGTH_SHORT).show();
}else if (connectionType==NetworkUtil.TYPE_WIFI){
Toast.makeText(context, "Wifi", Toast.LENGTH_SHORT).show();

Required Permissions

<uses-permission android:name="android.permission.INTERNET"/>
<uses-permission android:name="android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE"/>

Put it in manifest file

android:label="NetworkChangeReceiver" >
<action android:name="" />
<action android:name="" />




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