Internet providers in Lihue, HI

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Lihue internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Lihue 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 Lihue area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Lihue 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 22% of those living in Lihue.

There are four internet providers serving the Lihue area, and 97.89% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lihue's four internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Lihue

The largest internet providers in Lihue are Spectrum, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing cable and satellite options to Lihue.

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

Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lihue, $53.33.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lihue, $2.13.

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 Lihue. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lihue's providers, 109 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

2 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.2 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Lihue covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Lihue 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Lihue, $53.33.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lihue, $2.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 2 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.2 Mbps in Lihue. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lihue's providers, 109 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Lihue covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Lihue 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 ViaSat, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lihue, $53.33.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lihue, $2.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Lihue. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Lihue's providers, 109 Mbps.

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Lihue, HI internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 MbpsCable99%
Hawaiian Telcom Communications, Inc. - -DSL97%
Hawaiian Telcom Communications, Inc. - -Fiber-optic22%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 2 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Hawaiian Telcom Communications, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in Lihue with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 22% of households in Lihue. The next fastest internet provider in Lihue is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Lihue with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lihue, $53.33.

Hawaiian Telcom Communications, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Lihue, covering 22% of the city.

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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.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.