Best Internet Providers in Albany, NY

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#1 Verizon Fios Fiber

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Coverage Area:
33.90%
Starting at:
$39.99
User Review:
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(855) 679-9701
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Average call wait time is less than 18 seconds.

Verizon Fios Fiber provides Fiber services in Albany, NY.

  • #1 Internet Provider in Albany, NY
  • Largest Connection Coverage in Albany, NY
  • Verizon Fios Fiber internet pricing starting at $39.99
  • Over 34 people have signed up with this provider in the last hour.
Set up Verizon Fios Fiber high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 18 seconds.
(855) 679-9701
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Coverage Area:
33.90%
Starting at:
$39.99
User Review:

#1. The Best Internet Provider in Albany, NY is Verizon Fios Fiber.

Verizon Fios Fiber provides Fiber services in Albany, NY.

  • #1 Internet Provider in Albany, NY
  • Largest Connection Coverage in Albany, NY
  • Verizon Fios Fiber internet pricing starting at $39.99
  • Over 34 people have signed up with this provider in the last hour.
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Average call wait time is less than 18 seconds.

#2 Verizon

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Coverage Area:
84.19%
Starting at:
$39.99
User Review:
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(844) 338-4948
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Average call wait time is less than 13 seconds.

Verizon provides Fiber, DSL, Mobile and Phone services in Albany, 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
Set up Verizon high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 13 seconds.
(844) 338-4948
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Coverage Area:
84.19%
Starting at:
$39.99
User Review:

Verizon provides Fiber, DSL, Mobile and Phone services in Albany, 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
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Average call wait time is less than 13 seconds.

#3 Spectrum

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Coverage Area:
96.48%
Starting at:
$39.99
User Review:
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(866) 604-5323
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Average call wait time is less than 11 seconds.

Spectrum provides Fiber, Cable Internet and Phone services in Albany, NY.

  • 1 GB of Email storage
  • Free home wifi
  • Free access to Time Warner Wifi Hotspots
Set up Spectrum high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 11 seconds.
(866) 604-5323
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Coverage Area:
96.48%
Starting at:
$39.99
User Review:

Spectrum provides Fiber, Cable Internet and Phone services in Albany, NY.

  • 1 GB of Email storage
  • Free home wifi
  • Free access to Time Warner Wifi Hotspots
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Average call wait time is less than 11 seconds.

#4 Viasat

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Coverage Area:
97.50%
Starting at:
$49.99
User Review:
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(844) 899-9722
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Average call wait time is less than 22 seconds.

Viasat provides Satellite and Phone services in Albany, NY.

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans
Set up Viasat high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 22 seconds.
(844) 899-9722
Viasat logo
Coverage Area:
97.50%
Starting at:
$49.99
User Review:

Viasat provides Satellite and Phone services in Albany, NY.

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans
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Average call wait time is less than 22 seconds.

#5 HughesNet

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Coverage Area:
97.18%
Starting at:
$59.99
User Review:
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(855) 768-8973
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Average call wait time is less than 15 seconds.

HughesNet provides Satellite and Phone services in Albany, NY.

  • Free standard Installation included
  • Save $5/mo on equipment!
  • No Lease Set-up Fees, save $99 INSTANTLY
  • Unlimited Data - No Hard Data Limits
Set up HughesNet high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 15 seconds.
(855) 768-8973
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Coverage Area:
97.18%
Starting at:
$59.99
User Review:

HughesNet provides Satellite and Phone services in Albany, NY.

  • Free standard Installation included
  • Save $5/mo on equipment!
  • No Lease Set-up Fees, save $99 INSTANTLY
  • Unlimited Data - No Hard Data Limits
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Average call wait time is less than 15 seconds.

#6 EarthLink

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Coverage Area:
45.00%
Starting at:
$39.95
User Review:
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(855) 587-1417
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Average call wait time is less than 18 seconds.

EarthLink provides Fiber and DSL services in Albany, NY.

  • 24/7 support
  • 250x faster than dial-up
  • Included protection tools to block viruses, spyware, & hackers
Set up EarthLink high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 18 seconds.
(855) 587-1417
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Coverage Area:
45.00%
Starting at:
$39.95
User Review:

EarthLink provides Fiber and DSL services in Albany, NY.

  • 24/7 support
  • 250x faster than dial-up
  • Included protection tools to block viruses, spyware, & hackers
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Average call wait time is less than 18 seconds.

Television Providers in Albany, NY

#1 DIRECTV

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DIRECTV

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

DIRECTV provides Television in Albany, NY

  • Best entertainement options for any sports fan over Cable TV, including NFL Sunday Ticket!
  • Includes local channels
  • HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax free for first 3 months
  • Free upgrade to Genie HD-DVR
  • Free professional installation in up to 4 rooms
DIRECTV television pricing starting at:
$59.99
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#2 Dish Network

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Dish Network

DISH Network is ranked #1 in customer satisfaction by J.D. Power

Dish Network provides Television in Albany, NY

  • Free voice remote and Smart DVR included
  • Free 15+ Premium channels for three months
  • Stream 100% of your Live & Recorded TV from anywhere
  • DISH is integrated with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant
  • Don't settle for Cable TV
Dish Network television pricing starting at:
$59.99
Call now for Dish Network internet availability at your address.

Compare Albany, NY Internet Providers Ranked by Maximum Fastest Speed


#1

Best Provider Overall

Verizon Fios Fiber

Best Provider for Gaming

Verizon Fios Fiber

Best Provider for Streaming

Verizon Fios Fiber

Best Provider for Availability

Viasat


Use the below tables to compare high-speed internet service providers with internet speeds as well as data caps in Albany, New York

Your Best Internet Service Option By Usage

  • Best Provider for Overall Usage - Verizon Fios Fiber
  • Best Provider for Fast Speeds - Verizon Fios Fiber
  • Best Provider for Gaming - Verizon Fios Fiber
  • Best Provider for Streaming - Verizon Fios Fiber
  • Best Provider for Availability - Viasat

Fastest Internet Speeds in Albany, New York

  • Verizon Fios Fiber - 940 Mbps** Fast Download **
  • Verizon - 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100 Mbps

Internet Provider Types in Albany, New York

  • Fiber - 12.88%
  • Cable Internet - 96.48%
  • DSL - 84.18%
  • Fixed Wireless - 99.98%
  • Satellite - 100%

Widest Coverage Providers in Albany, New York

  • Viasat - 97.5%
  • HughesNet - 97.18%
  • Spectrum - 96.48%

Below is a list of the Fiber Internet options in Albany, New York with up to Gigabit connections. Search Fiber-optic internet plans and internet packages.

  1. Verizon Fios Fiber - 940 Mbps - Fiber
  2. Verizon - 100 Mbps - Fiber, DSL, Television, Mobile and Phone
  3. EarthLink - 75 Mbps - Fiber and DSL
  4. Spectrum - 50 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, Television and Phone
  5. FairPoint Communications - 50 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
  6. Cyberonic - 11 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
  7. Lightower Fiber Networks - Fiber
  8. Level 3 Communications - Fiber, DSL and Copper

Here are the internet providers that have the best availability in Albany, New York, ranked by quality of service and fast speeds.

  1. Verizon Fios Fiber - 940 Mbps - Fiber
  2. Viasat - 100 Mbps - Satellite and Phone
  3. HughesNet - 25 Mbps - Satellite and Phone
  4. Spectrum - 50 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, Television and Phone
  5. Verizon - 100 Mbps - Fiber, DSL, Television, Mobile and Phone
  6. EarthLink - 75 Mbps - Fiber and DSL

Compare Internet Providers in Albany, New York by Coverage Area

ProviderMax Mbps DownloadMax Mbps UploadInternet ConnectionCoverage
1.Hudson Valley Wireless logoHudson Valley WirelessView Plans25 Mbps3 MbpsFixed Wireless99.98%
2.Viasat logoViasatView Plans100 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite and Phone97.50%
3.HughesNet logoHughesNetView Plans25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite and Phone97.18%
4.Spectrum logoSpectrumView Plans50 Mbps5 MbpsFiber, Cable Internet, Television and Phone96.48%
5.Verizon logoVerizonView Plans100 Mbps100 MbpsFiber, DSL, Television, Mobile and Phone84.19%
6.Cyberonic logoCyberonicView Plans11 Mbps11 MbpsFiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless84.19%
7.EarthLink logoEarthLinkView Plans75 Mbps3 MbpsFiber and DSL45.00%
8.Verizon Fios Fiber logoVerizon Fios FiberView Plans940 Mbps940 MbpsFiber33.90%
9.FairPoint Communications logoFairPoint CommunicationsView Plans50 Mbps30 MbpsFiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless1.17%
10.Sand Prairie Wireless logoSand Prairie WirelessView Plans4 Mbps2 MbpsFixed Wireless0.15%
11.Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 CommunicationsView Plans~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~
12.BounceLinx logoBounceLinxView Plans~~Fixed Wireless~
13.Lightower Fiber Networks logoLightower Fiber NetworksView Plans~~Fiber~


Albany, NY - Internet Connection and Coverage Map

Albany, NY has a total of 19 internet providers including  8 Fiber providers, 3 Cable Internet providers, 5 DSL providers, 5 Fixed Wireless providers and 2 Satellite providers.Albany has an average download speed of 134 Mbps and a maximum download speed of 940 Mbps.

Free wireless internet access points in Albany, NY

Albany Public Library - Arbor Hill-West Hill Branch
148 Henry Johnson Boulevard
Albany, NY 12210
(518) 694-0596
Albany Public Library - Delaware Branch
331 Delaware Avenue
Albany, NY 12209
(518) 463-0254
Albany Public Library - John A. Howe Branch
105 Schuyler Street
Albany, NY 12202
(518) 472-9485
Albany Public Library - John J. Bach Branch
455 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 482-2154
Albany Public Library - Main Library
161 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12210
(518) 427-4300
Albany Public Library - North Albany Branch
616 North Pearl Street
Albany, NY 12204
(518) 463-1581
Albany Public Library - Pine Hills Branch
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 482-7911
Menands Public Library
4 North Lyons Avenue
Albany, NY 12204
(518) 463-4035
Upper Hudson Library System
28 Essex Street
Albany, NY 12206
(518) 437-9880
William K Sanford Town Library
629 Albany Shaker Road
Albany, NY 12211
(518) 458-9274