Best Internet Providers in Providence, RI

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#1. The Best Internet Provider in Providence, RI is HughesNet

No Data Limit — If you reach your data cap, satellite internet speeds are reduced, but you can always get online.

  • tick Enjoy faster internet, more data and built-in Wi-Fi, when you choose a HughesNet Get 5 plan
  • tick Ranked #1 by the FCC in delivering advertised speeds.
  • tick Unlimited Data-When you reach your data threshold, you will experience a reduction in speed, but you will always stay online
  • tick 2-year Price Lock Guarantee

HughesNet provides Satellite Phone services.

Starting at: 49.99

  • download 25 Mb/s
  • upload 3 Mb/s

Mediacom

Cover the basics, step up to higher speeds or empower your streaming and gaming with Xtream 1 Gig. Get what YOU need.

  • tick Mediacom has TV plans with 380+ digital channels, plus On Demand.
  • tick Download speeds up to 1000 Mbps
  • tick No Contract Plans

Mediacom provides Cable Television Phone services.

Starting at: 39.99

  • download 150 Mb/s
  • upload 20 Mb/s

Viasat

Secure, high-speed satellite internet with unlimited data and speeds up to 100 Mbps is perfect for rural locations.

  • tick Stream videos while conserving data with Viasat's Video Data Extender
  • tick Get high-speed broadband internet at just about any location in the United States
  • tick Affordable plans that meet your family's budget.
  • tick Viasat offers blazing fast satellite internet speeds with no data caps.

Viasat provides Satellite Phone services.

Starting at: 50.00

  • download 30 Mb/s
  • upload 3 Mb/s

Omni Range

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

  • tick Unlimited 3G and 4G LTE
  • tick Wireless Machine-to-Machine
  • tick Internet of Things
  • tick WiFi Café 802.11ac

Omni Range provides Fiber Cable DSL Copper Fixed Wireless services.

Starting at: 99.00

  • download 20 Mb/s
  • upload 11 Mb/s

Verizon

Experience Verizon’s 100% fiber-optic network. Fios Gigabit Connections offer download/upload speeds up to 940/880 Mbps for internet service.

  • tick Internet, Phone, and TV Packages
  • tick Upload Speeds as Fast as Download Speeds
  • tick Rated #1 in Speed Satisfaction

Verizon provides Fiber DSL Television Mobile Phone services.

Starting at: 39.99

  • download 100 Mb/s
  • upload 100 Mb/s

Television Provider in Providence, RI

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DIRECTV

DIRECTV has more HD channels, 4K HD live sports and is rated #1in customer satisfaction over cable for 18 years running.

  • tick Get HBO, Showtime, Starz and Cinemax FREE during the first 3 months
  • tick Watch the MOST SPORTS, including NFL Sunday Ticket
  • tick ALL LOCAL channels are included
  • tick Service includes FREE professional installation in up to 4 rooms
  • tick Add a FREE Genie HD-DVR to your package

DIRECTV provides Television services.

Starting at: 35.00

Dish Network

Ranked #1 in customer satisfaction by JD Power, Dish satellite TV is available anywhere with 24/7 customer support.

  • tick 15+ Premium channels FREE during first 3 months
  • tick Stream anywhere with access to ALL your live and recorded TV
  • tick Smart DVR and FREE voice remote are included
  • tick Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant INTEGRATE with Dish

Dish Network provides Television services.

Starting at: 59.99

Enjoy the Best Price for the Fastest Internet Service in Providence, RI

Whether you’re into streaming video, online gaming, video chatting, watching sports or just checking email and keeping up with your social media accounts, your internet service in Providence, Rhode Island, should meet your needs. If slow internet with excessive buffering is getting in your way, it’s time to look for a new internet service provider.

American TV can help you find the best ISP in Providence to meet your home’s high-speed internet needs. Internet providers may include Cox, Verizon, EarthLink, Viasat, HughesNet, Omni Range, Global Capacity, Broadview Networks, Cogent Communications, Lightower Fiber Networks, Level 3 Communications and Zayo Group. Look at your top internet options on our website and call us at 1-855-690-9884. We can help you sort out your options and find the best internet provider for you.

Before we even begin looking for a new internet provider, we will test the internet download and upload speeds at your Providence home to see if your present internet provider is delivering what you pay for. Your speed test will also provide readings on network latency and jitter to see if you can use your internet for gaming, such as multi-player action games with racing or shooting. We’ll also look at your address to pinpoint all the ISPs that can provide service. Your broadband internet options may include Cable, Television, DSL, Fiber, Phone, Mobile, Satellite, Copper and Fixed wireless.

Bundle Internet, TV and Phone to Get the Best Price for Internet Service in Providence, RI

You can save on internet service in Providence by bundling your internet service with TV and phone. When you call us about internet, ask about your options for cable TV and satellite TV. While we’re talking, you’ll want to learn about telephone service options and determine if you want a traditional landline or VoIP phone service. Almost all ISPs offer internet, digital TV and phone bundles with savings built in. As a rule, the bundled services are billed together, so you pay one monthly bill—even set it for autopay.

As cord cutting becomes more popular, you may be tempted to skip a cable or satellite TV subscription. American TV has great high-speed internet options in Providence that can support streaming video; however, you may find yourself subscribing to several streaming services, such as Sling TV, Hulu and Netflix, to have the programming you want. American TV will help you do a cost comparison of TV streaming services vs. cable TV or satellite TV, such as DIRECTV or Dish, when you call 1-855-690-9884.

Moving Away from Providence? See What Your Internet and TV Options Will Be at Your New Home

If you are moving out of Providence, you can see what internet and TV services will be available at your new location by simply entering your new ZIP code in the search fields. American TV can help with internet, TV and phone services once you move, so keep our name and number handy!

Compare Internet Providers in Providence, RI by Fastest Internet Speed

Provider Max Download Max Upload Broadband Type Streaming Score
1. Cox Cox 1,024.00 Mbps 35.00 Mbps Cable and Television A
2. Verizon Verizon 100.00 Mbps 100.00 Mbps Fiber , DSL , Television and Mobile A
3. EarthLink EarthLink 75.00 Mbps 3.00 Mbps Fiber and DSL D
4. Viasat Viasat 30.00 Mbps 3.00 Mbps Satellite and Phone B
5. HughesNet HughesNet 25.00 Mbps 3.00 Mbps Satellite and Phone C
6. Omni Range Omni Range 20.00 Mbps 11.00 Mbps Fiber , Cable , DSL , Copper and Fixed Wireless C
7. Global Capacity Global Capacity 6.00 Mbps ~ DSL and Copper D
8. Broadview Networks Broadview Networks ~ ~ DSL and Copper D
9. Cogent Communications Cogent Communications ~ ~ Fiber and Copper D
10. Lightower Fiber Networks Lightower Fiber Networks ~ ~ Fiber D
11. Level 3 Communications Level 3 Communications ~ ~ Fiber , DSL and Copper D
12. Zayo Group Zayo Group ~ ~ Fiber , Copper and Fixed Wireless D
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Compare Internet Providers in Providence, RI by Coverage Area

Provider Broadband Type Coverage Streaming Score
1. HughesNet HughesNet Satellite and Phone 97.77% C
2. Viasat Viasat Satellite and Phone 96.6% B
3. Verizon Verizon Fiber , DSL , Television and Mobile 82.76% A
4. Omni Range Omni Range Fiber , Cable , DSL , Copper and Fixed Wireless 82.76% C
5. Cox Cox Cable and Television 70.04% A
6. EarthLink EarthLink Fiber and DSL 4% D
7. Global Capacity Global Capacity DSL and Copper 1.54% D
8. Broadview Networks Broadview Networks DSL and Copper ~ D
9. Cogent Communications Cogent Communications Fiber and Copper ~ D
10. Lightower Fiber Networks Lightower Fiber Networks Fiber ~ D
11. Level 3 Communications Level 3 Communications Fiber , DSL and Copper ~ D
12. Zayo Group Zayo Group Fiber , Copper and Fixed Wireless ~ D
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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
Providence Place-Level 2
1 Providence Place
Providence, RI 2903
(401) 415-8620
University Heights
635 North Main Street
Providence, RI 2904
(401) 406-9151
Johnson & Wales-Harborside Campus-L
321 Harborside Blvd
Providence, RI 2905
(401) 598-2395
Thayer Street
218 Thayer Street
Providence, RI 2906
(401) 421-1677
Wayland Sq./Providence
468 Angell Street
Providence, RI 2906
(401) 831-9481
Hilton Providence Lobby
21 Atwells Avenue
Providence, RI 2903
(401) 831-3900
Johnson & Wales University-Providen
59 Chestnut Street
Providence, RI 2903
(401) 598-2195
Providence, One Financial
1 Financial Plaza
Providence, RI 2903
(401) 351-4614

Providence, RI - Internet Service Availability

Providence, RI has a total of 12 internet providers including 7 Fiber providers 2 Cable providers 2 Satellite providers . Providence, RI has an average download speed of 152 Mbps and a maximum download speed of 2048 Mbps.