Internet providers in Newport, NC

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Newport internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Newport is comparable to the rest of North Carolina - 99%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Newport area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Newport residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Newport, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Newport area, and 99.67% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Newport's four internet providers, prices start at $49 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Newport

The largest internet providers in Newport are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Newport.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Newport residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 87% of the area. Newport’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Newport residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Newport covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Newport 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 Newport, $52.25.

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 Newport, $2.38.

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 Newport. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Newport's providers, 108 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

80 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Newport covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Newport 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 CenturyLink start at $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Newport, $52.25.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Newport, $2.38.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Newport. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Newport's providers, 108 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 Newport covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Newport 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 Newport, $52.25.

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 Newport, $2.38.

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 Newport. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Newport's providers, 108 Mbps.

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Newport, NC internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 80 MbpsDSL87%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Newport with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Newport. The next fastest internet provider in Newport is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 80 Mbps to 87% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Newport with plans starting at $49/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Newport, $52.25.

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.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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.