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Internet providers in Aiea, HI

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Aiea, HI internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Hawaiian Telcom $44.99 500 - 25 MbpsDSL97%
Hawaiian Telcom $44.99 500 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic80%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 2 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Aiea internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Aiea is comparable to the rest of Hawaii - 92%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Aiea area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Aiea residents. DSL 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 80% of those living in Aiea.

There are four internet providers serving the Aiea area, and 99.24% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Aiea's four internet providers, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Aiea

The largest internet providers in Aiea are Spectrum and Hawaiian Telcom bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Aiea.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Aiea residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Hawaiian Telcom, which covers 97% of the area. Aiea’s third most-available internet provider, Hawaiian Telcom, offers fiber-optic to around 80% of Aiea residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Aiea covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Aiea, $49.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Aiea, $0.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Aiea. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Aiea's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Hawaiian Telcom DSL internet

Provider

Hawaiian Telcom

Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to nearly all households in Aiea covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Hawaiian Telcom uses telephone lines in Aiea 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 Hawaiian Telcom start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Aiea, $49.99.

Hawaiian Telcom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 500 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.09 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Aiea, $0.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hawaiian Telcom offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in Aiea. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Aiea's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Hawaiian Telcom fiber-optic internet

Provider

Hawaiian Telcom

Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

80%

Fiber-optic from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to nearly all households in Aiea covering 80% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Hawaiian Telcom is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Aiea than other internet types.

Internet prices for Hawaiian Telcom start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Aiea, $49.99.

Hawaiian Telcom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 500 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.09 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Aiea, $0.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hawaiian Telcom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 100 Mbps in Aiea. These download speeds are available to 80% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Aiea's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Aiea and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Aiea at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 2 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Aiea at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Aiea residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Hawaiian Telcom is the fastest internet provider in Aiea with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 80% of households in Aiea. The next fastest internet provider in Aiea is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Aiea with plans starting at $44.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Aiea, $49.99.

Hawaiian Telcom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Aiea, covering 80% of the city.

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.

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.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.