Internet providers in Waialua, HI

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Waialua, HI internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable98%
Hawaiian Telcom $44.99 500 - 15 MbpsDSL92%
Hawaiian Telcom $44.99 500 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic3.858%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 2 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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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 $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Waialua

The largest internet providers in Waialua are Spectrum, Hawaiian Telcom, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, 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 DSL from Hawaiian Telcom, which covers 92% of the area. Waialua’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Waialua residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/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 $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Waialua, $49.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waialua, $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 Waialua. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Waialua's providers, 336 Mbps.

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Hawaiian Telcom DSL internet

Provider

Hawaiian Telcom

Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to nearly all households in Waialua covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from Hawaiian Telcom uses telephone lines in Waialua 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Waialua, $49.99.

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 Waialua, $0.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hawaiian Telcom offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in Waialua. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Waialua's providers, 336 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, $49.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waialua, $0.16.

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, 336 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Hawaiian Telcom 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 $44.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Waialua, $49.99.

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

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.