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Internet providers in 94705

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94705 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.465%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL97%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable100%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 -Wired63%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 -DSL52%
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94705 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 94705 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of California - 93%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 94705 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.460% of those living in the 94705 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 94705 area, and 99.77% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 94705, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 94705

The largest internet providers serving the 94705 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Sonic Telecom bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 94705 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Berkeley’s third most-available internet provider, Sonic Telecom, offers DSL to around 52% of residents in the 94705 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 94705 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Berkeley, $51.27.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Berkeley, $2.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 94705 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Berkeley's providers, 381 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 94705 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 94705 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Berkeley, $51.27.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Berkeley, $2.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 94705 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Berkeley's providers, 381 Mbps.

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Sonic Telecom DSL internet

Provider

Sonic Telecom

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

80 Mbps

Max upload speed

4 Mbps

Average availability

52%

DSL from Sonic Telecom offers broadband to about half of households in the 94705 ZIP code, covering 52% of the area.

DSL internet from Sonic Telecom uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Sonic Telecom start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Berkeley, $51.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sonic Telecom offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 4 Mbps in 94705 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 52% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Berkeley's providers, 381 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 94705 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 94705 and the greater Berkeley area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Berkeley at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Berkeley at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 94705 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Berkeley may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Berkeley cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 94705 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 94705 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.465% of households in 94705. The next fastest internet provider in the 94705 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 94705 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Berkeley, $51.27.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 94705 ZIP code, covering 1.465% of the city.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.