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Internet providers in 96816

Find internet providers serving the 96816 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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96816 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Hawaiian Telcom $44.99 500 - 25 MbpsDSL97%
Hawaiian Telcom $44.99 500 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic91%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 2 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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96816 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 96816 ZIP code 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 96816 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. 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 91% of those living in the 96816 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 96816 area, and 98.01% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 96816, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Honolulu

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Hawaiian Telcom 82 Mbps 56 Mbps Fiber-optic
Spectrum 68 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 96816

The largest internet providers serving the 96816 ZIP code are Spectrum and Hawaiian Telcom bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 96816 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Hawaiian Telcom, which covers 97% of the area. Honolulu’s third most-available internet provider, Hawaiian Telcom, offers fiber-optic to around 91% of residents in the 96816 ZIP code.

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 the 96816 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 96816 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 Honolulu, $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 Honolulu, $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 96816 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Honolulu'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 the 96816 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Hawaiian Telcom uses telephone lines 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 Honolulu, $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 Honolulu, $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 96816 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Honolulu'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

91%

Fiber-optic from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 96816 ZIP code, covering 91% 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 96816 ZIP code 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 Honolulu, $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 Honolulu, $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 96816 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Honolulu's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 96816 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 96816 and the greater Honolulu area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Honolulu at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 2 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Honolulu at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 96816 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 96816 frequently asked questions

Hawaiian Telcom is the fastest internet provider in the 96816 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 91% of households in 96816. The next fastest internet provider in the 96816 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 96816 ZIP with service starting at $44.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Honolulu, $49.99.

Hawaiian Telcom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 96816 ZIP code, covering 91% of the city.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.