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Internet Service Providers in Des Plaines, IL

Des Plaines, IL has a total of 19 internet providers including  6 Fiber providers, 2 Cable providers, 4 DSL providers, 5 Copper providers, 5 Fixed Wireless providers and 3 Satellite providers.

Broadband Score of 38Underachiever

Things are looking rough in Des Plaines, IL 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 5 Broadband Providers in Des Plaines, IL (View all internet providers in Des Plaines, IL below)

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 Des Plaines, IL

  • 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 Des Plaines, IL

  • 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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Viasat

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

Viasat provides Satellite in Des Plaines, IL

  • 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:
$39.99

(844) 899-9722

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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 Des Plaines, IL

  • 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
88.25%Excellent 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 Des Plaines, IL

  • 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
73.57%Good Coverage
Xfinity by Comcast internet pricing starting at:
$29.99

(855) 410-1914

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2 Television Providers in Des Plaines, IL

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Dish Network

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

Dish Network provides Television in Des Plaines, IL

  • 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 Des Plaines, IL

  • 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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1 Cell Phone Providers in Des Plaines, IL

AT&T Mobility logo

AT&T Mobility

Bundle with DirecTV for even more savings!

AT&T Mobility provides Cell Phone service in Des Plaines, IL

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

(844) 402-2497

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All 14 Broadband Service Providers in Des Plaines, IL

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
HughesNet logoHughesNet25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Viasat logoViasat30 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Exede logoExede25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
AT&T U-verse logoAT&T U-verse1,000 Mbps1,000 MbpsFiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless and Television
88.25%
Xfinity by Comcast logoXfinity by Comcast150 Mbps20 MbpsCable and Television
73.57%
E-Vergent.com logoE-Vergent.com15 Mbps4 MbpsFixed Wireless
63.17%
WideOpenWest logoWideOpenWest50 Mbps5 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL and Television
62.40%
Global Capacity logoGlobal Capacity8 Mbps1 MbpsDSL and Copper
6.95%
eVolve Business Solutions logoeVolve Business Solutions3 Mbps3 MbpsFiber and Copper
0.51%
Cogent Communications logoCogent Communications~~Fiber and Copper~
Convergence Technologies logoConvergence Technologies~~Fixed Wireless~
Business Only Broadband logoBusiness Only Broadband~~Fixed Wireless~
Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 Communications~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~
Zayo Group logoZayo Group~~Fiber, Copper and Fixed Wireless~

Average Download Speed For Des Plaines, IL

246 Mbps

Des Plaines, IL's Broadband Profile

40,913 of the residents of Des Plaines have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 70.10% of Des Plaines is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 17,451 people with NO Internet access in Des Plaines, IL.

Internet Speed Facts For Des Plaines, IL

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Des Plaines, IL is 246 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 1,000 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 206 Mbps in Des Plaines.

The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Des Plaines, IL is 25 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 25-50 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Des Plaines 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 Des Plaines, IL
DownUp
Fiber (6)1,000 Mbps1,000 Mbps
Cable (2)104 Mbps13 Mbps
DSL (4)14 Mbps2 Mbps
Copper (5)3 Mbps3 Mbps
Fixed Wireless (5)15 Mbps4 Mbps
Satellite (3)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in Des Plaines, IL

Des Plaines Public Library
1501 Ellinwood Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 827-5551