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Internet providers in New Britain, CT

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New Britain, CT internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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New Britain internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in New Britain is comparable to the rest of Connecticut - 100%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the New Britain area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of New Britain residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 30% of those living in New Britain.

There are four internet providers serving the New Britain area, and 89.46% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among New Britain's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in New Britain

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 170 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in New Britain

The largest internet providers in New Britain are Xfinity, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to New Britain.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all New Britain residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. New Britain’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of New Britain residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in New Britain covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but New Britain 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 New Britain, $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 New Britain, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in New Britain. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all New Britain's providers, 83 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 New Britain covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of New Britain 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 New Britain, $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 New Britain, $1.90.

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 New Britain. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all New Britain's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in New Britain covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of New Britain 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 Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in New Britain, $54.99.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in New Britain, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in New Britain. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all New Britain's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in New Britain with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in New Britain. The next fastest internet provider in New Britain is Viasat, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in New Britain with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in New Britain, $54.99.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.