Internet providers in Fremont, CA

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Fremont internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Fremont 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 Fremont area will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of Fremont residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 23% of those living in Fremont.

There are 10 internet providers serving the Fremont area, and 96.17% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fremont's 10 internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Fremont

The largest internet providers in Fremont are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Fremont.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Fremont residents, covering 96% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 23% of the area. Fremont’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 97% of Fremont residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Fremont covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Fremont 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fremont, $47.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fremont, $0.83.

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 Fremont. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fremont's providers, 528 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

23%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in Fremont covering 23% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Fremont than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fremont, $47.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fremont, $0.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Fremont. These download speeds are available to 23% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fremont's providers, 528 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

97%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Fremont covering 97% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Fremont 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 Fremont, $47.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fremont, $0.83.

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 Fremont. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fremont's providers, 528 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Fremont, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Fremont, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in Fremont and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Fremont at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is about average for Fremont at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Fremont residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fremont, CA internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic23%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 MbpsDSL96%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 MbpsCable97%
Sonic Telecom, LLC - -Wired19%
Sonic Telecom, LLC - -DSL17%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Fremont with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 23% of households in Fremont. The next fastest internet provider in Fremont is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Fremont with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fremont, $47.49.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fremont, covering 23% of the city.

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.

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.

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.