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Internet Service Providers in Buffalo, NY

Buffalo, NY has a total of 13 internet providers including  6 Fiber providers, 4 Cable providers, 4 DSL providers, 3 Copper providers and 3 Satellite providers.

Broadband Score of 28Underachiever

Things are looking rough in Buffalo, NY for broadband service. An Underdog score of 28 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 Buffalo, NY

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 Buffalo, NY

  • 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 logo

Exede

Internet service delivered with faster uploads and faster downloads.

Exede provides Satellite in Buffalo, NY

  • 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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Time Warner logo

Time Warner

Top plans include free home WiFi.

Time Warner provides Fiber and Cable in Buffalo, NY

  • 1 GB of Email storage
  • Free home wifi
  • Free access to Time Warner Wifi Hotspots
73.65%Good Coverage
Time Warner internet pricing starting at:
$44.99

(866) 604-5323

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Verizon

Fios customers get upload speeds as fast as their download speeds.

Verizon provides Fiber, DSL and Mobile in Buffalo, NY

  • Take Wi-Fi with you with your mobile hotspot
  • Connect multiple Wi-Fi-enabled devices to Verizon's 4G LTE network
  • Track your data usage in real time on the Verizon Jetpack display
70.22%Good Coverage
Verizon internet pricing starting at:
$39.99

(844) 338-4948

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2 Television Providers in Buffalo, NY

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Dish Network

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

Dish Network provides Television in Buffalo, NY

  • 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 Buffalo, NY

  • 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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4 Cell Phone Providers in Buffalo, NY

Verizon logo

Verizon

Fios customers get upload speeds as fast as their download speeds.

Verizon provides Cell Phone service in Buffalo, NY

  • Take Wi-Fi with you with your mobile hotspot
  • Connect multiple Wi-Fi-enabled devices to Verizon's 4G LTE network
  • Track your data usage in real time on the Verizon Jetpack display
Verizon cell phone pricing starting at:
$39.99

(844) 338-4948

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T-Mobile

Stick Together

T-Mobile provides Cell Phone service in Buffalo, NY

  • 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 Buffalo, NY

  • 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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AT&T Mobility

Bundle with DirecTV for even more savings!

AT&T Mobility provides Cell Phone service in Buffalo, NY

  • Unlimited Data, Talk and Text!
AT&T Mobility cell phone pricing starting at:
$60.00

(844) 402-2497

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All 9 Broadband Service Providers in Buffalo, NY

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
HughesNet logoHughesNet25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Exede logoExede25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
ViaSat logoViaSat25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Time Warner logoTime Warner50 Mbps5 MbpsFiber, Cable and Television
73.65%
Spectrum logoSpectrum50 Mbps5 MbpsFiber, Cable and Television
73.65%
Verizon logoVerizon100 Mbps100 MbpsFiber, DSL, Television and Mobile
70.22%
FairPoint Communications logoFairPoint Communications25 Mbps2 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
0.09%
Birch Communications logoBirch Communications3 Mbps1 MbpsFiber, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
0.04%
Access Media 3 logoAccess Media 32 Mbps0 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL and Copper
0.02%

Average Download Speed For Buffalo, NY

50 Mbps

Buffalo, NY's Broadband Profile

18,030,400 of the residents of Buffalo have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 99.55% of Buffalo is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 80,745 people with NO Internet access in Buffalo, NY.

Internet Speed Facts For Buffalo, NY

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Buffalo, NY is 50 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 100 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 28 Mbps in Buffalo.

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

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Broadband Internet Coverage in Buffalo, NY
Average Advertised Speeds in Buffalo, NY
DownUp
Fiber (6)100 Mbps100 Mbps
Cable (4)50 Mbps5 Mbps
DSL (4)9 Mbps1 Mbps
Copper (3)1 Mbps1 Mbps
Satellite (3)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in Buffalo, NY

Amherst Public Library Clearfield Branch
770 Hopkins Road
Buffalo, NY 14221
(716) 688-4955
Amherst Public Library Williamsville Branch
5571 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14221
(716) 632-6176
Audubon Branch
350 John James Audubon Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14228
(716) 688-4919
Buffalo Erie County Public Library System
1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716) 858-8900
Central Library
1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716) 858-8900
Crane Branch Library
633 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222
(716) 883-6651
Dudley Branch Library
2010 South Park Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14220
(716) 823-1854
East Clinton Branch Library
1929 Clinton Street
Buffalo, NY 14206
(716) 823-5626
East Delavan Branch Library
1187 E. Delavan Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14215
(716) 896-4433
Eggertsville-Snyder Branch
4622 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14226
(716) 839-0700
Frank E. Merriweather, Jr. Library
1324 Jefferson Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14208
(716) 883-4418
Kenmore Branch
160 Delaware Road
Buffalo, NY 14217
(716) 873-2861
Lackawanna Public Library
560 Ridge Road
Buffalo, NY 14218
(716) 823-0630
Niagara Branch Library
280 Porter Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14201
(716) 882-1537
North Park Branch Library
975 Hertel Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14216
(716) 875-3748
Reinstein Memorial Library
2580 Harlem Road
Buffalo, NY 14225
(716) 892-8089
Riverside Branch Library
820 Tonawanda Street
Buffalo, NY 14207
(716) 875-0562
Town Of Tonawanda Public Library Kenilworth Branch
318 Montrose Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14223
(716) 834-7657
West Seneca Public Library
1300 Union Road
Buffalo, NY 14224
(716) 674-2928