Internet providers in Waialua, HI

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Waialua internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Waialua 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 Waialua area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Waialua residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.860% of those living in Waialua.

There are four internet providers serving the Waialua area, and 91.10% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Waialua'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 Waialua

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

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Waialua residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Waialua’s third most-available internet provider, ViaSat, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of Waialua residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in Waialua covering 98% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Waialua 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 Waialua, $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 Waialua, $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 Waialua. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Waialua'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 Waialua covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Waialua 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 Waialua, $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 Waialua, $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 Waialua. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Waialua'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 Waialua covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Waialua 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 Waialua, $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 Waialua, $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 Waialua. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Waialua's providers, 109 Mbps.

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Waialua, HI internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 MbpsCable98%
Hawaiian Telcom Communications, Inc. - -DSL92%
Hawaiian Telcom Communications, Inc. - -Fiber-optic3.858%
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 Waialua with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.858% of households in Waialua. The next fastest internet provider in Waialua is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 98% of the area.

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

Hawaiian Telcom Communications, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Waialua, covering 3.858% of the city.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.