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Internet Service Providers in Providence, RI

Providence, RI has a total of 18 internet providers including  6 Fiber providers, 2 Cable providers, 5 DSL providers and 3 Satellite providers.

Broadband Score of 74Up-and-Comer

Broadband Service isn't new to Providence, RI, but with a Broadband Score of 74, you are not quite at the top. Scores in this range mean that you have a healthy amount of coverage, plenty of affordable options, competitive speeds, and solid reviews.

Top 6 Broadband Providers in Providence, RI (View all internet providers in Providence, RI below)

Best Choice
Cox logo

Cox

Take the Cox challenge. The Difference is Clear.

Cox provides Cable in Providence, RI

  • Hotspot access, WebMail and free cloud storage
  • Security Suite Plus powered by McAfee®
  • Compatible with PCs, Macs, Android and iOS devices
70.04%Good Coverage
Cox internet pricing starting at:
$34.95

(866) 319-7812 Call Now

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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 Providence, RI

  • National satellite Internet service provider with A+ BBB Rating
  • Free standard Installation included
  • Unlimited Data - No Hard Data Limits
97.77%Excellent Coverage
HughesNet internet pricing starting at:
$49.99
  • Free standard installation
  • $50 instant savings on select plans**
  • Save up to $20 on select plans**

(855) 808-3855 Call Now

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Best Choice
Exede logo

Exede

Internet service delivered with faster uploads and faster downloads.

Exede provides Satellite and Phone in Providence, RI

  • High-speed satellite Internet service anywhere in the U.S.
  • 3-Year Price Lock
  • Some locations can receive double the normal data, free
96.60%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 Providence, RI

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans
96.60%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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Verizon logo

Verizon

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

Verizon provides Fiber, DSL and Mobile in Providence, RI

  • 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
82.76%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 Providence, RI

  • 3G/4G plans available.
  • No credit requirement plans available.
  • No contract plans available.
  • Unlimited plans available.
82.76%Excellent Coverage
Cyberonic internet pricing starting at:
$99.00

(844) 334-2693 Call Now

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2 Television Providers in Providence, RI

Dish Network logo

Dish Network

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

Dish Network provides Television in Providence, RI

  • 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

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

DIRECTV provides Television in Providence, RI

  • 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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5 Cell Phone Providers in Providence, RI

Verizon logo

Verizon

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

Verizon provides Cell Phone service in Providence, RI

  • 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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AT&T Mobility logo

AT&T Mobility

Offering the latest iPhone X and Samsung Note 9 phones with BOGO options available!

AT&T Mobility provides Cell Phone service in Providence, RI

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

(844) 402-2497 Call Now

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Sprint logo

Sprint

Moving Forward. Now together with Nextel

Sprint provides Cell Phone service in Providence, RI

  • No annual service contract
  • No surprising overage charges
  • 3G/4G nationwide
Sprint cell phone pricing starting at:
$50.00

(855) 881-8203 Call Now

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T-Mobile

Stick Together

T-Mobile provides Cell Phone service in Providence, RI

  • 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 Call Now

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Metro by T-Mobile logo

Metro by T-Mobile

New name. New unlimited plans featuring Amazon Prime & Google One.

Metro by T-Mobile provides Cell Phone service in Providence, RI

  • 4G LTE mobile hotspot
  • Internet access for smartphones, basic phones, tablets, and any other wireless devices
  • Stream Unlimited music from services including Apple Music, Pandora, iHeartRadio, Rhapsody, Spotify and others
Metro by T-Mobile cell phone pricing starting at:
$50.00

(855) 636-7216 Call Now

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All 12 Broadband Service Providers in Providence, RI

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
HughesNet logoHughesNet25.00 Mbps3.00 MbpsSatellite and Phone
97.77%
Exede logoExede25.00 Mbps3.00 MbpsSatellite and Phone
96.60%
Viasat logoViasat30.00 Mbps3.00 MbpsSatellite and Phone
96.60%
Verizon logoVerizon100.00 Mbps100.00 MbpsFiber, DSL, Television and Mobile
82.76%
Cyberonic logoCyberonic11.00 Mbps11.00 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
82.76%
Cox logoCox1.00 Gbps35.00 MbpsCable and Television
70.04%
Global Capacity logoGlobal Capacity6.00 Mbps~DSL and Copper
1.54%
Broadview Networks logoBroadview Networks~~DSL and Copper~
Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 Communications~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~
Zayo Group logoZayo Group~~Fiber, Copper and Fixed Wireless~
Cogent Communications logoCogent Communications~~Fiber and Copper~
Lightower Fiber Networks logoLightower Fiber Networks~~Fiber~

Average Download Speed For Providence, RI

199 Mbps

Providence, RI's Broadband Profile

128,724 of the residents of Providence have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 72.23% of Providence is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 49,496 people with NO Internet access in Providence, RI.

Internet Speed Facts For Providence, RI

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Providence, RI is 199 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 1,000 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 26 Mbps in Providence.

The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Providence, RI is 25 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 25-50 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Providence 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 Providence, RI
DownUp
Fiber (6)104 Mbps104 Mbps
Cable (2)300 Mbps30 Mbps
DSL (5)7 Mbps1 Mbps
Satellite (3)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in Providence, RI

Fox Point Library
90 Ives St., Providence, Ri 02906
Providence, RI 02908
(401) 331-0390
Knight Memorial Library
275 Elmwood Ave., Providence, Ri 02907
Providence, RI 02908
(401) 467-2625
Mayor Salvatore Mancini Union Free Library
1810 Mineral Spring Avenue
Providence, RI 02904
(401) 353-5600
Mount Pleasant Library
315 Academy Ave., Providence, Ri 02908
Providence, RI 02908
(401) 272-0106
Olneyville Library
Providence, RI 02908
(401) 421-4084
Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 455-8000
Rochambeau Library
708 Hope Street Providence, Ri 02906
Providence, RI 02908
(401) 272-3780
Smith Hill Library
31 Candace Street Providence, Ri 02908
Providence, RI 02908
(401) 272-4140
South Providence Library
441 Prairie Avenue Providence, Ri 02905
Providence, RI 02908
(401) 467-2619
Wanskuck Library
233 Veazie Street Providence, Ri 02904
Providence, RI 02908
(401) 274-4145
Washington Park Library
1316 Broad Street Providence, Ri 02905
Providence, RI 02908
(401) 781-3136