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Internet providers in Makakilo, HI

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Makakilo, HI internet providers

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Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Hawaiian Telcom $34.99 300 - 25 MbpsDSL100%
Hawaiian Telcom $34.99 300 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic83%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 2 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Makakilo internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Makakilo 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 Makakilo area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Makakilo residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 83% of those living in Makakilo.

There are four internet providers serving the Makakilo area, and 99.65% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Makakilo's four internet providers, prices start at $34.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Makakilo

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

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Makakilo residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Hawaiian Telcom, which covers 100% of the area. Makakilo’s third most-available internet provider, Hawaiian Telcom, offers fiber-optic to around 83% of Makakilo 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 Makakilo covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Makakilo, $47.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Makakilo, $0.27.

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 Makakilo. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Makakilo's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Hawaiian Telcom DSL internet

Provider

Hawaiian Telcom

Starting price*
$34.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to all households in Makakilo covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Hawaiian Telcom uses telephone lines in Makakilo 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 $34.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Makakilo, $47.49.

Hawaiian Telcom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.12 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Makakilo, $0.27.

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 Makakilo. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Makakilo's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Hawaiian Telcom fiber-optic internet

Provider

Hawaiian Telcom

Starting price*
$34.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

83%

Fiber-optic from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to nearly all households in Makakilo covering 83% 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 Makakilo than other internet types.

Internet prices for Hawaiian Telcom start at $34.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Makakilo, $47.49.

Hawaiian Telcom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.12 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Makakilo, $0.27.

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 Makakilo. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Makakilo's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Makakilo and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Makakilo at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 2 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Makakilo at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Makakilo 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 Makakilo with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 83% of households in Makakilo. The next fastest internet provider in Makakilo is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Hawaiian Telcom offers the cheapest internet in Makakilo with plans starting at $34.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Makakilo, $47.49.

Hawaiian Telcom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Makakilo, covering 83% of the city.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.