Internet providers in Royal Oak, MI

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Royal Oak internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Royal Oak is comparable to the rest of Michigan - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Royal Oak area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Royal Oak residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 9.680% of those living in Royal Oak.

There are seven internet providers serving the Royal Oak area, and 99.87% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Royal Oak's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Royal Oak

The largest internet providers in Royal Oak are AT&T, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Royal Oak.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Royal Oak residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Royal Oak’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Royal Oak residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Royal Oak covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Royal Oak 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 AT&T start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Royal Oak, $47.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Royal Oak, $0.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Royal Oak. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Royal Oak's providers, 319 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Royal Oak covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Royal Oak, $47.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Royal Oak, $0.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Royal Oak. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Royal Oak's providers, 319 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Royal Oak 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Royal Oak, $47.49.

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 Royal Oak, $0.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Royal Oak. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Royal Oak's providers, 319 Mbps.

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Royal Oak, MI internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic9.684%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 150 MbpsCable99%
WideOpenWest - -Cable98%
Clear Rate Communications, Inc. - -DSL74%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Royal Oak with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 9.684% of households in Royal Oak. The next fastest internet provider in Royal Oak is WideOpenWest, offering download speeds up to 600 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Royal Oak with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Royal Oak, $47.49.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Royal Oak, covering 9.684% 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 benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.