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San Martin, CA internet providers

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AT&T $30 100 - 18 MbpsDSL83%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 6 MbpsDSL43%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable29%
South Valley Internet - -DSL25%
South Valley Internet - -Wired1.225%
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San Martin internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in San Martin 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 San Martin area will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of San Martin residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 29% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in San Martin, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are nine internet providers serving the San Martin area, and 68.24% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among San Martin's nine internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in San Martin

The largest internet providers in San Martin are AT&T, Frontier, and Spectrum bringing DSL and cable options to San Martin.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most San Martin residents, covering 83% of households. Some will also have the option of DSL from Frontier, which covers 43% of the area. San Martin’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 29% of San Martin residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

83%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in San Martin covering 83% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in San Martin 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 San Martin, $49.66.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in San Martin, $1.42.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in San Martin. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all San Martin's providers, 87 Mbps.

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Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

6 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

43%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to about half of households in San Martin covering 43% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in San Martin 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in San Martin, $49.66.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in San Martin, $1.42.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 6 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in San Martin. These download speeds are available to 43% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all San Martin's providers, 87 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

29%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to some, but not many households in San Martin covering 29% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in San Martin, $49.66.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in San Martin, $1.42.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in San Martin. These download speeds are available to 29% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all San Martin's providers, 87 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in San Martin and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in San Martin at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in San Martin at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many San Martin residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in San Martin with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 29% of households in San Martin. The next fastest internet provider in San Martin is Etheric Networks, offering download speeds up to 160 Mbps to 3.299% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in San Martin with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in San Martin, $49.66.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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%.