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Internet providers in 85550
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|San Carlos Apache Telecommunications Utility, Inc.||-||-||DSL||100%|
|HughesNet||$59.99||25 - 25 Mbps||Satellite||100%|
*Pricing per month plus taxes for length of contract. Additional fees and terms may apply. Pricing varies by location and availability. All prices subject to change at any time. May or may not be available based on service address. As of Jun 1, 2020.Need help?
85550 internet service at a glance
people have access to broadband internet of any type
1 provider - 100%
2 providers - 0%
3 providers - 0%
4+ providers - 0%
Most available internet technology
Cable - 0.000%
DSL - 100%
Fiber - 0.000%
At 100%, broadband coverage in the 85550 ZIP code is slightly higher than the rest of Arizona - 84%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.
The vast majority of those living in the 85550 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. No cable or fiber-optic providers are currently available in San Carlos, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.
There are two internet providers serving the 85550 area. Among two internet providers in 85550, prices start at $59.99 and available download speeds reach up to 25 Mbps.
Top high-speed internet providers in 85550
The largest internet providers serving the 85550 ZIP code are HughesNet bringing satellite options to the area.
Satellite internet from HughesNet is available to nearly all San Carlos residents, covering 100% of households.
HughesNet satellite internet
*Pricing per month plus taxes for length of contract. Additional fees and terms may apply. Pricing varies by location and availability. All prices subject to change at any time. May or may not be available based on service address. Speeds may vary. As of Jun 1, 2020.
Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 85550 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.
HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 85550 ZIP where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.
Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in San Carlos, $59.99.
HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in San Carlos, $2.40.
For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 85550 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all San Carlos's providers, 25 Mbps.
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Internet providers in 85550 frequently asked questions
What’s the fastest internet provider in 85550?
HughesNet is the fastest internet provider in the 85550 ZIP code with download speeds up to 25 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 85550. The next fastest internet provider in the 85550 ZIP code is San Carlos Apache Telecommunications Utility, Inc., offering download speeds up to 4 Mbps to 100% of the area.
What’s the cheapest internet provider in 85550?
HughesNet offers the cheapest internet in the 85550 ZIP with service starting at $59.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in San Carlos, $59.99.
Is cable or fiber internet better?
Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.
Is cable or DSL better?
Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.
What’s the best internet deal in my area?
Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.
Do I need a new modem for fiber internet?
Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.