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Internet Service Providers in Altoona, PA

Altoona, PA has a total of 21 internet providers including  4 Cable providers, 6 DSL providers, 4 Fixed Wireless providers and 3 Satellite providers.

Broadband Score of 35Underachiever

Things are looking rough in Altoona, PA for broadband service. An Underdog score of 35 was calculated based upon poor coverage, slow download and upload speeds, restrictive package pricing, and less and favorable user testimonials.

Top 8 Broadband Providers in Altoona, PA (View all internet providers in Altoona, PA below)

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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 and Phone in Altoona, PA

  • 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
0.31%Poor Coverage
Xfinity from Comcast internet pricing starting at:
$29.99

(855) 410-1914 Call Now

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Windstream logo

Windstream

Windstream offers two great high-speed Internet plans that will support all of your online activities.

Windstream provides Fiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Phone in Altoona, PA

  • 24/7 technical support
  • No contracts required
  • Free wireless equipment
0.91%Poor Coverage
Windstream internet pricing starting at:
$44.99
  • Choose any internet plan and receive $10 discount per month
  • Up to $120 in savings

(844) 394-9875 Call Now

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Exede logo

Exede

Internet service delivered with faster uploads and faster downloads.

Exede provides Satellite and Phone in Altoona, PA

  • High-speed satellite Internet service anywhere in the U.S.
  • 3-Year Price Lock
  • Some locations can receive double the normal data, free
95.56%Excellent Coverage
Exede internet pricing starting at:
$49.99
  • No up-front installation costs
  • Save up to $150 for your first 3 months

(866) 606-9068 Call Now

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Viasat logo

Viasat

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

Viasat provides Satellite and Phone in Altoona, PA

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans
95.56%Excellent Coverage
Viasat internet pricing starting at:
$49.99
  • Save up to $50 a month for your first 3 months
  • Unlimited data plans available in some areas

(844) 899-9722 Call Now

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HughesNet logo

HughesNet

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

HughesNet provides Satellite and Phone in Altoona, PA

  • National satellite Internet service provider with A+ BBB Rating
  • Free standard Installation included
  • Save $5/mo on equipment!
  • No Lease Set-up Fees, save $99 INSTANTLY
  • Unlimited Data - No Hard Data Limits
99.01%Excellent Coverage
HughesNet internet pricing starting at:
$59.99
  • Free standard installation, Free Activation!

(855) 768-8973 Call Now

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Verizon logo

Verizon

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

Verizon provides Fiber, DSL and Mobile in Altoona, PA

  • 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
97.51%Excellent Coverage
Verizon internet pricing starting at:
$39.99

(844) 338-4948 Call Now

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Cyberonic logo

Cyberonic

Fast, affordable broadband for users that require fast download speeds and uptime reliability.

Cyberonic provides Fiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless in Altoona, PA

  • 3G/4G plans available.
  • No credit requirement plans available.
  • No contract plans available.
  • Unlimited plans available.
97.51%Excellent Coverage
Cyberonic internet pricing starting at:
$99.00

(844) 334-2693 Call Now

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Atlantic Broadband logo

Atlantic Broadband

Atlantic Broadband provides Cable in Altoona, PA

  • No contracts or early termination fees
  • 24x7 U.S. customer and technical support
  • Unlimited internet data usage
  • Instant access to Netflix
  • Ultimate entertainment experience with TiVo
  • Flexible bundles built for you and your budget
97.05%Excellent Coverage
Atlantic Broadband internet pricing starting at:
$49.99

(844) 511-7889 Call Now

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2 Television Providers in Altoona, PA

Dish Network logo

Dish Network

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

Dish Network provides Television in Altoona, PA

  • Free upgrade to HD-DVR
  • Free Premium channels for three months (HBO, CineMax, Starz, Showtime, Dish Movie Pack)
  • HD included free
  • Local channels included
100.00%Excellent Coverage
Dish Network television pricing starting at:
$41.99

(844) 892-3822 Call Now

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DIRECTV logo

DIRECTV

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

DIRECTV provides Television in Altoona, PA

  • 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
100.00%Excellent Coverage
DIRECTV television pricing starting at:
$35.00

(855) 410-2386 Call Now

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1 Cell Phone Providers in Altoona, PA

Verizon logo

Verizon

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

Verizon provides Cell Phone service in Altoona, PA

  • 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 Call Now

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All 13 Broadband Service Providers in Altoona, PA

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
Getwireless.net logoGetwireless.net3.00 Mbps1.00 MbpsFixed Wireless
99.92%
HughesNet logoHughesNet25.00 Mbps3.00 MbpsSatellite and Phone
99.01%
Cyberonic logoCyberonic11.00 Mbps11.00 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
97.51%
Verizon logoVerizon15.00 Mbps1.00 MbpsFiber, DSL, Television and Mobile
97.51%
Atlantic Broadband logoAtlantic Broadband120.00 Mbps10.00 MbpsCable
97.05%
Exede logoExede25.00 Mbps3.00 MbpsSatellite and Phone
95.56%
Viasat logoViasat30.00 Mbps3.00 MbpsSatellite and Phone
95.56%
In the Stix Broadband logoIn the Stix Broadband15.00 Mbps15.00 MbpsFixed Wireless
1.07%
Lumos Networks logoLumos Networks1.10 Mbps1.10 MbpsFiber and DSL
0.97%
Windstream logoWindstream3.00 Mbps~Fiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Phone
0.91%
Xfinity from Comcast logoXfinity from Comcast2.00 Gbps10.00 MbpsCable, Television and Phone
0.31%
Birch Communications logoBirch Communications3.00 Mbps~Fiber, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
0.19%
Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 Communications~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~

Average Download Speed For Altoona, PA

279 Mbps

Altoona, PA's Broadband Profile

32,192 of the residents of Altoona have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 69.50% of Altoona is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 14,128 people with NO Internet access in Altoona, PA.

Internet Speed Facts For Altoona, PA

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Altoona, PA is 279 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 2,000 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 5 Mbps in Altoona.

The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Altoona, PA is 25 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 25-50 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Altoona 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 Altoona, PA
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Cable (4)120 Mbps10 Mbps
DSL (6)9 Mbps1 Mbps
Fixed Wireless (4)3 Mbps1 Mbps
Satellite (3)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in Altoona, PA

Altoona Area Public Library
1600 Fifth Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602
(814) 946-0417