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Internet Service Providers in Austin, TX

Broadband Score of 61Up-and-Comer

Broadband Service isn’t new to Austin, TX, but with a Broadband Score of 61, 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.

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Top 7 Broadband Providers in Austin, TX (View all internet providers in Austin, TX 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 Austin, TX

  • 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 Austin, TX

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

Viasat provides Satellite in Austin, TX

  • 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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Time Warner is Now Spectrum logo

Time Warner is Now Spectrum

Top plans include free home WiFi.

Time Warner is Now Spectrum provides Fiber and Cable in Austin, TX

  • 1 GB of Email storage
  • Free home wifi
  • Free access to Time Warner Wifi Hotspots
96.26%Excellent Coverage
Time Warner is Now Spectrum internet pricing starting at:

(866) 604-5323

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AT&T U-verse logo

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 Austin, TX

  • 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
90.16%Excellent Coverage
AT&T U-verse internet pricing starting at:

(855) 441-4668

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Suddenlink Communications logo

Suddenlink Communications

Cable broadband that has the bandwidth to support all of your devices simultaneously.

Suddenlink Communications provides Cable in Austin, TX

  • WiFi access anywhere in your home
  • Connect up to 20 devices wirelessly
  • 2GB of storage and 10 email accounts
0.69%Poor Coverage
Suddenlink Communications internet pricing starting at:

(866) 645-7232

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Frontier logo


Free Wi-Fi router available with all Internet plans.

Frontier provides Fiber, DSL and Copper in Austin, TX

  • Fiber to the Home connection available
  • Free Wi-Fi router
  • 3-year price lock with no long term agreement
0.00%Poor Coverage
Frontier internet pricing starting at:

(855) 410-2209

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2 Television Providers in Austin, TX

Dish Network logo

Dish Network

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

Dish Network provides Television in Austin, TX

  • 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 Austin, TX

  • 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 Austin, TX

T-Mobile logo


Stick Together

T-Mobile provides Cell Phone service in Austin, TX

  • 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 Austin, TX

  • 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

Bundle with DirecTV for even more savings!

AT&T Mobility provides Cell Phone service in Austin, TX

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

(844) 402-2497

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All 22 Broadband Service Providers in Austin, TX

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
HughesNet logoHughesNet25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
Viasat logoViasat30 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
Exede logoExede25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
Time Warner is Now Spectrum logoTime Warner is Now Spectrum300 Mbps20 MbpsFiber, Cable and Television
Spectrum logoSpectrum300 Mbps20 MbpsFiber, Cable and Television
AT&T U-verse logoAT&T U-verse1,000 Mbps1,000 MbpsFiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless and Television
Ranch Wireless logoRanch Wireless25 Mbps4 MbpsFixed Wireless
Rise Broadband logoRise Broadband15 Mbps3 MbpsFixed Wireless
Grande Communications logoGrande Communications1,000 Mbps1,000 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Television
Google Fiber logoGoogle Fiber1,000 Mbps1,000 MbpsFiber
Global Capacity logoGlobal Capacity6 Mbps1 MbpsDSL and Copper
Suddenlink Communications logoSuddenlink Communications1,000 Mbps1,000 MbpsCable and Television
AMA TechTel logoAMA TechTel100 Mbps25 MbpsFiber, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
Lake Livingston Telephone Company logoLake Livingston Telephone Company5 Mbps1 MbpsFiber and DSL
Spiral Communications logoSpiral Communications10 Mbps3 MbpsFiber, Copper and Fixed Wireless
En-Touch Systems logoEn-Touch Systems1,000 Mbps1,000 MbpsFiber and Cable
Frontier logoFrontier24 Mbps2 MbpsFiber, DSL, Copper and Television~
Reach Broadband logoReach Broadband3 Mbps1 MbpsCable and Fixed Wireless~
Usfon logoUsfon100 Mbps100 MbpsFiber and Copper~
LivCom logoLivCom25 Mbps2 MbpsFiber, Cable and DSL~
Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 Communications~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~
Cogent Communications logoCogent Communications~~Fiber and Copper~

Average Download Speed For Austin, TX

343 Mbps

Austin, TX's Broadband Profile

505,850 of the residents of Austin have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 64.00% of Austin is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 284,540 people with NO Internet access in Austin, TX.

Internet Speed Facts For Austin, TX

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Austin, TX is 343 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 1,000 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 290 Mbps in Austin.

The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Austin, TX is 25 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 25-50 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Austin 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 Austin, TX
Fiber (14)997 Mbps997 Mbps
Cable (7)316 Mbps21 Mbps
DSL (8)25 Mbps3 Mbps
Copper (8)5 Mbps5 Mbps
Fixed Wireless (6)21 Mbps3 Mbps
Satellite (3)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in Austin, TX

Austin Public Library
800 Guadalupe St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 974-7400
Austin Public Library - Austin History Center
810 Guadalupe St.
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 974-7480
Austin Public Library - Carver Branch
1161 Angelina St., 78702
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 974-1010
Austin Public Library - Cepeda Branch
651 N. Pleasant Valley Rd.
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 974-7372
Austin Public Library - Faulk Central Library
800 Guadalupe St.
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 974-7400
Austin Public Library - Hampton Branch At Oak Hill
5125 Convict Hill Rd.
Austin, TX 78749
(512) 974-9900
Austin Public Library - Howson Branch
2500 Exposition Blvd.
Austin, TX 78703
(512) 974-8800
Austin Public Library - Little Walnut Creek Branch
835 W. Rundberg Ln.
Austin, TX 78758
(512) 974-9860
Austin Public Library - Manchaca Road Branch
5500 Manchaca Rd.
Austin, TX 78745
(512) 974-8700
Austin Public Library - Milwood Branch
12500 Amherst Dr.
Austin, TX 78727
(512) 974-9880
Austin Public Library - North Village Branch
2505 Steck Ave.
Austin, TX 78757
(512) 974-9960
Austin Public Library - Oak Springs Branch
3101 Oak Springs Dr.
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 974-9920
Austin Public Library - Old Quarry Branch
7051 Village Center Dr.
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 974-8860
Austin Public Library - Pleasant Hill Branch
211 E. William Cannon Dr.
Austin, TX 78745
(512) 974-3940
Austin Public Library - Recycled Reads Bookstore
5335 Burnet Rd.
Austin, TX 78756
(512) 323-5123
Austin Public Library - Ruiz Branch
1600 Grove Blvd.
Austin, TX 78741
(512) 974-7500
Austin Public Library - Southeast Austin Community Branch
5803 Nuckols Crossing Rd.
Austin, TX 78744
(512) 462-1452
Austin Public Library - Spicewood Springs Branch
8637 Spicewood Springs Rd.
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 974-3800
Austin Public Library - St. John Branch
7500 Blessing Ave.
Austin, TX 78752
(512) 974-7570
Austin Public Library - Terrazas Branch
1105 East Csar Chvez St.
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 974-3625
Austin Public Library - Twin Oaks Branch
1800 S. Fifth St.
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 974-9980
Austin Public Library - University Hills Branch
4721 Loyola Ln.
Austin, TX 78723
(512) 974-9940
Austin Public Library - Windsor Park Branch
5833 Westminster Dr.
Austin, TX 78723
(512) 974-9840
Austin Public Library - Yarborough Branch
2200 Hancock Dr.
Austin, TX 78756
(512) 974-8820
Bee Cave Public Library
4000 Galleria Pkwy
Austin, TX 78738
(512) 767-6620
Central Texas Library System, Inc
1005 West 41st Street
Austin, TX 78756
(512) 583-0704
Lake Travis Community Library
2300 Lohmans Spur Ste 100
Austin, TX 78734
(512) 263-2885
Wells Branch Community Library
15001 Wells Port Dr
Austin, TX 78728
(512) 989-3188
Westbank Community Library
1309 Westbank Dr
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 327-3045