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Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL96%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 100 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Winsted internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Winsted 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 Winsted area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Winsted residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Winsted, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Winsted area, and 94.91% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Winsted's four internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Winsted

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

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Winsted residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Winsted’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Winsted residents.

Frontier DSL internet

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

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Winsted covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Winsted 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 Winsted, $45.74.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Winsted, $1.76.

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 Winsted. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Winsted's providers, 44 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Winsted covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Winsted 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 Winsted, $45.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Winsted, $1.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Winsted. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Winsted's providers, 44 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 Winsted covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Winsted 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 Winsted, $45.74.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Winsted, $1.76.

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 Winsted. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Winsted's providers, 44 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Winsted with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Winsted. The next fastest internet provider in Winsted is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Winsted with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Winsted, $45.74.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.

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.

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.