Internet providers in Torrington, CT

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Torrington internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Torrington 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 Torrington area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Torrington residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Torrington, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Torrington area, and 91.92% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Torrington's four internet providers, prices start at $24.99 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Torrington

The largest internet providers in Torrington are Frontier, Optimum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Torrington.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Torrington residents, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 100% of the area. Torrington’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Torrington residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Torrington covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Torrington 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 $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Torrington, $41.24.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Torrington, $5.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Torrington. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Torrington's providers, 119 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

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

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in Torrington covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Torrington, $41.24.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Torrington, $5.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Torrington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Torrington's providers, 119 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Torrington 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Torrington, $41.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Torrington, $5.16.

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 Torrington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Torrington's providers, 119 Mbps.

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Torrington, CT internet providers

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Provider
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 24 MbpsDSL92%
Optimum $29.99/mo. 10 - 400 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in Torrington with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Torrington. The next fastest internet provider in Torrington is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Torrington with plans starting at $24.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Torrington, $41.24.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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.

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.

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%.