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Internet providers in Pleasanton, CA

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Pleasanton, CA internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.378%
AT&T $55.00 25 - 75 MbpsDSL94%
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 987 MbpsCable98%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 10 - 12 MbpsWired8.561%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 10 - 80 MbpsDSL4.378%
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Pleasanton internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Pleasanton 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 Pleasanton area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Pleasanton residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.380% of those living in Pleasanton.

There are eight internet providers serving the Pleasanton area, and 95.48% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Pleasanton's eight internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pleasanton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Sonic Telecom 22 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL
AT&T 124 Mbps 86 Mbps Fiber-optic
Xfinity 199 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Pleasanton

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Pleasanton residents, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 98% of the area. Pleasanton’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Pleasanton residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Pleasanton covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Pleasanton 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 Pleasanton, $54.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pleasanton, $2.29.

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 Pleasanton. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Pleasanton's providers, 321 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Pleasanton covering 98% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pleasanton, $54.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pleasanton, $2.29.

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 Pleasanton. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pleasanton's providers, 321 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 Pleasanton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Pleasanton 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 Pleasanton, $54.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pleasanton, $2.29.

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 Pleasanton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Pleasanton's providers, 321 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Pleasanton with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.378% of households in Pleasanton. The next fastest internet provider in Pleasanton is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Pleasanton with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pleasanton, $54.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Pleasanton, covering 1.378% of the city.

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%.

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.

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.