Internet providers in Sandy Springs, GA

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Sandy Springs internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Sandy Springs is comparable to the rest of Georgia - 95%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Sandy Springs area will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of Sandy Springs residents. Cable 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 51% of those living in Sandy Springs.

There are seven internet providers serving the Sandy Springs area, and 94.85% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Sandy Springs's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Sandy Springs

The largest internet providers in Sandy Springs are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Sandy Springs.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Sandy Springs residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 50% of the area. Sandy Springs’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 96% of Sandy Springs residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Sandy Springs covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Sandy Springs 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Sandy Springs, $44.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sandy Springs, $0.79.

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 Sandy Springs. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Sandy Springs's providers, 533 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

50%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in Sandy Springs covering 50% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Sandy Springs than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Sandy Springs, $44.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sandy Springs, $0.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Sandy Springs. These download speeds are available to 50% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sandy Springs's providers, 533 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Sandy Springs covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Sandy Springs 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 Sandy Springs, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sandy Springs, $0.79.

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 Sandy Springs. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sandy Springs's providers, 533 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Sandy Springs, GA internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic50%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 MbpsDSL96%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 MbpsCable96%
Windstream $29.99/mo. 10 - 100 MbpsDSL1.202%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - -DSL4.504%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Sandy Springs with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 50% of households in Sandy Springs. The next fastest internet provider in Sandy Springs is Google Fiber Inc., offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 4.500% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Sandy Springs with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sandy Springs, $44.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Sandy Springs, covering 50% of the city. Google Fiber Inc. also offers fiber internet in Sandy Springs and is available to 4.500% of households.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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.