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Internet providers in 96818

Find internet providers serving the 96818 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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96818 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable98%
Hawaiian Telcom $39.99 300 - 300 MbpsDSL83%
Hawaiian Telcom $39.99 300 - 300 MbpsFiber-optic55%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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96818 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 96818 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 96818 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL 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 64% of those living in the 96818 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 96818 area, and 85.27% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 96818, prices start at $39.99 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 56 Mbps 43 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 74 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 96818

The largest internet providers serving the 96818 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 96818 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Hawaiian Telcom, which covers 83% of the area. Honolulu’s third most-available internet provider, Hawaiian Telcom, offers fiber-optic to around 55% of residents in the 96818 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 96818 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 96818 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Honolulu, $56.24.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Honolulu, $0.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 96818 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Honolulu's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Hawaiian Telcom DSL internet

Provider

Hawaiian Telcom

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

83%

DSL from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 96818 ZIP code, covering 83% 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 $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Honolulu, $56.24.

Hawaiian Telcom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Honolulu, $0.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hawaiian Telcom offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in 96818 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Honolulu's providers, 338 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Hawaiian Telcom fiber-optic internet

Provider

Hawaiian Telcom

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

55%

Fiber-optic from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to about half of households in the 96818 ZIP code, covering 55% 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 96818 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Hawaiian Telcom start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Honolulu, $56.24.

Hawaiian Telcom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Honolulu, $0.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hawaiian Telcom offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 100 Mbps in 96818 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 55% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Honolulu's providers, 338 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 96818 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 96818 and the greater Honolulu area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Honolulu at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Honolulu at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 96818 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 96818 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 96818 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 96818. The next fastest internet provider in the 96818 ZIP code is Hawaiian Telcom, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 83% of the area.

Hawaiian Telcom offers the cheapest internet in the 96818 ZIP with service starting at $39.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Honolulu, $56.24.

Hawaiian Telcom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 96818 ZIP code, covering 55% of the city.

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.

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Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.