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Internet providers in Pearl City, HI

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Pearl City, HI internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable99%
Hawaiian Telcom $44.99 500 - 25 MbpsDSL95%
Hawaiian Telcom $44.99 500 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic54%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 2 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Pearl City internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Pearl City 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 Pearl City area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Pearl City residents. 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 54% of those living in Pearl City.

There are four internet providers serving the Pearl City area, and 95.65% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Pearl City's four internet providers, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pearl City

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Hawaiian Telcom 52 Mbps 43 Mbps Fiber-optic
Spectrum 77 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Pearl City

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

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Pearl City residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Hawaiian Telcom, which covers 95% of the area. Pearl City’s third most-available internet provider, Hawaiian Telcom, offers fiber-optic to around 54% of Pearl City 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 Pearl City covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Pearl City 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 Pearl City, $48.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pearl City, $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 Pearl City. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Pearl City'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

95%

DSL from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to nearly all households in Pearl City covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from Hawaiian Telcom uses telephone lines in Pearl City 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pearl City, $48.74.

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 Pearl City, $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 Pearl City. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Pearl City'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

54%

Fiber-optic from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to about half of households in Pearl City covering 54% 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 Pearl City than other internet types.

Internet prices for Hawaiian Telcom start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pearl City, $48.74.

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 Pearl City, $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 Pearl City. These download speeds are available to 54% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pearl City's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Pearl City and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are about average in Pearl City at $49.99/mo. for speeds up to 2 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Pearl City at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Pearl City 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 Pearl City with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 54% of households in Pearl City. The next fastest internet provider in Pearl City is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Hawaiian Telcom offers the cheapest internet in Pearl City with plans starting at $44.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pearl City, $48.74.

Hawaiian Telcom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Pearl City, covering 54% of the city.

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Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.