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Internet Service Providers in Albany, CA

Albany, CA has a total of 12 internet providers including  1 Cable providers, 3 DSL providers, 3 Copper providers, 2 Fixed Wireless providers and 3 Satellite providers.

Broadband Score of 27Underachiever

Things are looking rough in Albany, CA for broadband service. An Underdog score of 27 was calculated based upon poor coverage, slow download and upload speeds, restrictive package pricing, and less and favorable user testimonials.

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Top 4 Broadband Providers in Albany, CA

Best Choice
HughesNet logo

HughesNet

Unlimited Data – With no hard data limits, if you use the data in your plan, speeds will reduce.

HughesNet provides Satellite in Albany, CA

  • National satellite Internet service provider with A+ BBB Rating
  • Free standard Installation included
  • 24/7 technical support
100.00%Excellent Coverage
HughesNet internet pricing starting at:
$49.95

(855) 980-2160

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Exede

Internet service delivered with faster uploads and faster downloads.

Exede provides Satellite in Albany, CA

  • High-speed satellite Internet service anywhere in the U.S.
  • 3-Year Price Lock
  • Some locations can receive double the normal data, free
100.00%Excellent Coverage
Exede internet pricing starting at:
$39.99

(866) 606-9068

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AT&T U-verse logo

AT&T U-verse

AT&T U-verse Internet offers lightning-fast, high-speed internet with speeds up to 45 Mbps at a great price.

AT&T U-verse provides Fiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless in Albany, CA

  • Home Wireless network
  • Access to AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spot Network included at no extra charge
  • Anti-virus, anti-spyware and parental controls included
29.26%Low Coverage
AT&T U-verse internet pricing starting at:
$40.00

(855) 441-4668

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XFINITY by Comcast logo

XFINITY by Comcast

Comcast customers get access to millions of WiFi hotspots nationwide!

XFINITY by Comcast provides Cable in Albany, CA

  • Includes Constant Guard, online protection suite (includes Norton)
  • Xfinity Connect app - text and make WiFi calls from your smartphone
  • Access to Millions of WiFi Hotspots
21.65%Poor Coverage
XFINITY by Comcast internet pricing starting at:
$29.99

(855) 410-1914

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2 Television Providers in Albany, CA

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Dish Network

Dish Network offers satellite television service that integrates with Amazon Alexa.

Dish Network provides Television in Albany, CA

  • Free upgrade to HD-DVR
  • Free Premium channels for three months (HBO, CineMax, Starz, Showtime, Dish Movie Pack)
  • HD included free
  • Local channels included
Dish Network television pricing starting at:
$41.99

(844) 892-3822

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DIRECTV

DIRECTV has been rated #1 in customer satisfaction over cable for 17 years running.

DIRECTV provides Television in Albany, CA

  • Includes local channels
  • HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax free (46 channels in all) for first 3 months
  • Free upgrade to Genie HD-DVR (for qualifying customers)
  • Free professional (standard) installation in up to 4 rooms
DIRECTV television pricing starting at:
$40.00

(855) 410-2386

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2 Cell Phone Providers in Albany, CA

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T-Mobile

Stick Together

T-Mobile provides Cell Phone service in Albany, CA

  • Take your WiFi connection with you on the go
  • Stream unlimited video on Netflix, HBO NOW, Hulu, and others.
  • Up to 20GB of your unused 4G LTE data rolls over
T-Mobile cell phone pricing starting at:
$60.00

(855) 411-0428

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Sprint

Moving Forward. Now together with Nextel

Sprint provides Cell Phone service in Albany, CA

  • No annual service contract
  • No surprising overage charges
  • 3G/4G nationwide
Sprint cell phone pricing starting at:
$50.00

(855) 881-8203

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All 8 Broadband Service Providers in Albany, CA

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
HughesNet logoHughesNet25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Exede logoExede25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
ViaSat logoViaSat25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
AT&T U-verse logoAT&T U-verse75 Mbps8 MbpsFiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless and Television
29.26%
XFINITY by Comcast logoXFINITY by Comcast250 Mbps25 MbpsCable and Television
21.65%
Sonic Telecom logoSonic Telecom80 Mbps12 MbpsFiber, DSL and Copper
19.79%
Global Capacity logoGlobal Capacity8 Mbps1 MbpsDSL and Copper
4.66%
Unwired logoUnwired14 Mbps8 MbpsFiber, Copper and Fixed Wireless
1.04%

Average Download Speed For Albany, CA

94 Mbps

Albany, CA's Broadband Profile

1,260,700 of the residents of Albany have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 99.53% of Albany is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 5,932 people with NO Internet access in Albany, CA.

Internet Speed Facts For Albany, CA

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Albany, CA is 94 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 250 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 10 Mbps in Albany.

The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Albany, CA is 25 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 25-50 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Albany is 3 Mbps. Wireless Internet is defined as service coming from fixed wireless or mobile broadband providers.

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Average Advertised Speeds in Albany, CA
DownUp
Cable (1)250 Mbps25 Mbps
DSL (3)41 Mbps3 Mbps
Copper (3)12 Mbps12 Mbps
Fixed Wireless (2)14 Mbps7 Mbps
Satellite (3)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in Albany, CA

Albany Library
1247 Marin Avenue
Albany, CA 94706
(510) 526-3720