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Internet Service Providers in Tucson, AZ

Broadband Score of 38Underachiever

Things are looking rough in Tucson, AZ for broadband service. An Underdog score of 38 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 6 Broadband Providers in Tucson, AZ (View all internet providers in Tucson, AZ below)

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HughesNet logo


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

HughesNet provides Satellite in Tucson, AZ

  • 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:

(855) 980-2160

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Exede logo


Internet service delivered with faster uploads and faster downloads.

Exede provides Satellite in Tucson, AZ

  • 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:

(866) 606-9068

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Viasat logo


Our mission is to connect the world by making the internet accessible, affordable and secure to everyone, anywhere.

Viasat provides Satellite in Tucson, AZ

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans
100.00%Excellent Coverage
Viasat internet pricing starting at:

(844) 899-9722

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CenturyLink logo


CenturyLink @Ease features Norton backup and security.

CenturyLink provides Fiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless in Tucson, AZ

  • Anti-Virus protection and a PC Health check-up
  • Support multiple devices at once
  • 30-Day Satisfaction Guarantee
72.66%Good Coverage
CenturyLink internet pricing starting at:

(844) 643-2564

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Cox logo


Take the Cox challenge. The Difference is Clear.

Cox provides Cable in Tucson, AZ

  • Hotspot access, WebMail and free cloud storage
  • Security Suite Plus powered by McAfee®
  • Compatible with PCs, Macs, Android and iOS devices
56.77%Good Coverage
Cox internet pricing starting at:

(866) 319-7812

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Xfinity from Comcast logo

Xfinity from Comcast

Comcast customers get access to millions of WiFi hotspots nationwide!

Xfinity from Comcast provides Cable in Tucson, AZ

  • 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
2.97%Poor Coverage
Xfinity from Comcast internet pricing starting at:

(855) 410-1914

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2 Television Providers in Tucson, AZ

Dish Network logo

Dish Network

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

Dish Network provides Television in Tucson, AZ

  • 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:

(844) 892-3822

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

DIRECTV provides Television in Tucson, AZ

  • 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:

(855) 410-2386

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3 Cell Phone Providers in Tucson, AZ

T-Mobile logo


Stick Together

T-Mobile provides Cell Phone service in Tucson, AZ

  • 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:

(855) 411-0428

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Sprint logo


Moving Forward. Now together with Nextel

Sprint provides Cell Phone service in Tucson, AZ

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

(855) 881-8203

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AT&T Mobility logo

AT&T Mobility

Bundle with DirecTV for even more savings!

AT&T Mobility provides Cell Phone service in Tucson, AZ

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

(844) 402-2497

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All 16 Broadband Service Providers in Tucson, AZ

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
HughesNet logoHughesNet25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
Viasat logoViasat30 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
Exede logoExede25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
Transworld Network Corp logoTransworld Network Corp10 Mbps5 MbpsFixed Wireless
Webhiway Communications logoWebhiway Communications10 Mbps5 MbpsFixed Wireless
CenturyLink logoCenturyLink1,000 Mbps1,000 MbpsFiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless and Television
Simply Bits logoSimply Bits12 Mbps5 MbpsFixed Wireless
Cox logoCox1,000 Mbps35 MbpsCable and Television
Global Capacity logoGlobal Capacity6 Mbps1 MbpsDSL and Copper
Xfinity from Comcast logoXfinity from Comcast2,000 Mbps25 MbpsCable and Television
Bluespan Wireless logoBluespan Wireless100 Mbps20 MbpsFixed Wireless
eVolve Business Solutions logoeVolve Business Solutions3 Mbps3 MbpsFiber and Copper
Ponderosa Communications logoPonderosa Communications3 Mbps1 MbpsFiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless~
Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 Communications~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~
Zayo Group logoZayo Group~~Fiber, Copper and Fixed Wireless~
XO Communications logoXO Communications~~DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless~

Average Download Speed For Tucson, AZ

680 Mbps

Tucson, AZ's Broadband Profile

356,279 of the residents of Tucson have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 68.43% of Tucson is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 164,357 people with NO Internet access in Tucson, AZ.

Internet Speed Facts For Tucson, AZ

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Tucson, AZ is 680 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 2,000 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 178 Mbps in Tucson.

The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Tucson, AZ is 25 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 25-50 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Tucson 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 Tucson, AZ
Fiber (5)518 Mbps491 Mbps
Cable (2)298 Mbps30 Mbps
DSL (5)33 Mbps7 Mbps
Copper (5)3 Mbps3 Mbps
Fixed Wireless (8)11 Mbps5 Mbps
Satellite (3)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in Tucson, AZ

Dewhirst-Catalina Branch Library
15631 N. Oracle Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85739
(520) 594-5240
Dusenberry-River Branch Library
5605 East River Road
Tucson, AZ 85750
(520) 594-5345
Eckstrom-Columbus Branch Library
4350 E. 22nd St.
Tucson, AZ 85711
(520) 594-5285
El Pueblo Branch Library
101 W. Irvington Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85706
(520) 594-5250
El Rio Branch Library
1390 West Speedway
Tucson, AZ 85745
(520) 594-5245
Flowing Wells Branch Library
1730 W. Wetmore Road
Tucson, AZ 85705
(520) 594-5225
Himmel Park Branch Library
1035 North Treat Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85716
(520) 594-5305
Joel D. Valdez Main Library
101 N. Stone Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701
(520) 594-5500
Kirk-Bear Canyon Branch Library
8959 East Tanque Verde Road
Tucson, AZ 85749
(520) 594-5275
Martha Cooper Branch Library
1377 N. Catalina Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85712
(520) 594-5315
Miller-Golf Links Branch Library
9640 E. Golf Links Road
Tucson, AZ 85730
(520) 594-5355
Mission Branch Library
3770 South Mission Road
Tucson, AZ 85713
(520) 594-5325
Murphy-Wilmot Branch Library
Tucson, AZ 85710
(520) 594-5420
Nanini Branch Library
7300 North Shannon Road
Tucson, AZ 85741
(520) 594-5365
Oro Valley Public Library
1305 W Naranja Drive
Tucson, AZ 85737
(520) 229-5302
Pima County Public Library
101 N. Stone Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85701
(520) 594-5601
Quincie Douglas Branch Library
1585 E. 36th St.
Tucson, AZ 85713
(520) 594-5335
Sam Lena South Tucson Branch Library
1607s. Sixth Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85713
(520) 594-5265
San Xavier Learning Center Library
1960 West Walk Lane
Tucson, AZ 85719
(520) 295-1025
Santarosa Branch Library
1075 South 10th Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85735
(520) 594-5260
Valencia Branch Library
202 West Valencia Road
Tucson, AZ 85706
(520) 594-5390
Wheeler Taft Abbett, Sr. Branch Library
7800 N. Schisler Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85743
(520) 594-5200
Woods Memorial Branch Library
3455n. First Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719
(520) 594-5445