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Internet providers in Brea, CA

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Brea, CA internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL85%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.582%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable99%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 24 - 1,000 MbpsDSL6.283%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 24 - 1,000 MbpsWired6.283%
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Brea internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Brea 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 Brea area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Brea residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 14% of those living in Brea.

There are six internet providers serving the Brea area, and 96.28% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Brea's six internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Brea

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 177 Mbps 137 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 129 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Brea

The largest internet providers in Brea are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Brea.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Brea residents, covering 85% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Brea’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Brea residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

85%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Brea covering 85% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Brea 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Brea, $55.83.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Brea, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Brea. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Brea's providers, 295 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Brea covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Brea, $55.83.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Brea, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Brea. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Brea's providers, 295 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Brea covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Brea 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Brea, $55.83.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Brea, $0.69.

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 Brea. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Brea's providers, 295 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Brea with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 85% of households in Brea. The next fastest internet provider in Brea is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 2.582% of the area.

Sonic Telecom offers the cheapest internet in Brea with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Brea, $55.83.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Brea, covering 2.582% of the city.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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.