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Internet Service Providers in McAllen, TX

Broadband Score of 37Underachiever

Things are looking rough in McAllen, TX for broadband service. An Underdog score of 37 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 5 Broadband Providers in McAllen, TX

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 McAllen, TX

  • 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 McAllen, TX

  • 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

Top plans include free home WiFi.

Time Warner provides Fiber and Cable in McAllen, TX

  • 1 GB of Email storage
  • Free home wifi
  • Free access to Time Warner Wifi Hotspots
75.64%Excellent Coverage
Time Warner internet pricing starting at:
$44.99

(866) 604-5323

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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 McAllen, TX

  • 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
60.97%Good Coverage
AT&T U-verse internet pricing starting at:
$40.00

(855) 441-4668

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Windstream

Windstream offers two great high-speed Internet plans that will support all of your online activities, from basic emailing and web-browsing to HD video streaming and real-time gaming.

Windstream provides Fiber, Cable, DSL and Copper in McAllen, TX

  • 24/7 technical support
  • No contracts required
  • Free wireless equipment
0.77%Poor Coverage
Windstream internet pricing starting at:
$44.99

(844) 394-9875

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2 Television Providers in McAllen, TX

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Dish Network

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

Dish Network provides Television in McAllen, TX

  • 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 McAllen, TX

  • 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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3 Cell Phone Providers in McAllen, TX

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T-Mobile

Stick Together

T-Mobile provides Cell Phone service in McAllen, TX

  • 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 McAllen, TX

  • 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 McAllen, TX

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

(844) 402-2497

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All 12 Broadband Service Providers in McAllen, TX

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
HughesNet logoHughesNet25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Exede logoExede25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
ViaSat logoViaSat25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Valley Telephone Cooperative logoValley Telephone Cooperative30 Mbps5 MbpsFiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless
99.79%
Time Warner logoTime Warner50 Mbps5 MbpsFiber, Cable and Television
75.64%
Spectrum logoSpectrum50 Mbps5 MbpsFiber, Cable and Television
75.64%
AT&T U-verse logoAT&T U-verse75 Mbps8 MbpsFiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless and Television
60.97%
Smartcom Telephone logoSmartcom Telephone1,000 Mbps1,000 MbpsFiber, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
12.26%
Wireless Internet Corp logoWireless Internet Corp10 Mbps4 MbpsFixed Wireless
6.51%
Windstream logoWindstream50 Mbps8 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL and Copper
0.77%
Coba Systems logoCoba Systems51 Mbps51 MbpsCable and Fixed Wireless
0.37%
En-Touch Systems logoEn-Touch Systems1,000 Mbps1,000 MbpsFiber and Cable
0.30%

Average Download Speed For McAllen, TX

45 Mbps

McAllen, TX's Broadband Profile

8,312,100 of the residents of McAllen have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 99.44% of McAllen is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 46,756 people with NO Internet access in McAllen, TX.

Internet Speed Facts For McAllen, TX

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in McAllen, TX is 45 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 75 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 5 Mbps in McAllen.

The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in McAllen, TX is 25 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 25-50 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in McAllen 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 McAllen, TX
DownUp
Fiber (7)358 Mbps356 Mbps
Cable (5)50 Mbps5 Mbps
DSL (4)10 Mbps1 Mbps
Copper (2)4 Mbps4 Mbps
Fixed Wireless (5)30 Mbps5 Mbps
Satellite (3)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in McAllen, TX

Guayama Electronic Municipal Library
1 Ashford St., Corner Of Vicente Pa
McAllen, TX 78503
(787) 866-8169
Mcallen Memorial Library
601 N Main St
McAllen, TX 78501
(956) 688-3300
Mcallen Memorial Library - Lark Branch Library And Community Center
2601 Lark Ave.
McAllen, TX 78504
(956) 688-3320