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Internet providers in Manchester, NH

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Manchester, NH internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 400 MbpsCable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 25 MbpsDSL97%
Great Works Internet - -DSL1.802%
FirstLight Fiber - -DSL1.276%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic0.063%
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Manchester internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Manchester is comparable to the rest of New Hampshire - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

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

There are six internet providers serving the Manchester area, and 99.42% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Manchester's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Manchester

The largest internet providers in Manchester are Xfinity, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Manchester.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Manchester residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 97% of the area. Manchester’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Manchester residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Manchester covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Manchester 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 Manchester, $43.73.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Manchester, $1.56.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Manchester. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Manchester's providers, 126 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont DSL internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to nearly all households in Manchester covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont uses telephone lines in Manchester 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 Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $34.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Manchester, $43.73.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 24 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.46 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Manchester, $1.56.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Manchester. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Manchester's providers, 126 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 Manchester covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Manchester 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 Manchester, $43.73.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Manchester, $1.56.

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 Manchester. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Manchester's providers, 126 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Manchester with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Manchester. The next fastest internet provider in Manchester is Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offering download speeds up to 30 Mbps to 0.063% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Manchester with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Manchester, $43.73.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Manchester, covering 0.063% of the city.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.