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Internet providers in Sound Beach, NY

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Sound Beach, NY internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL93%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic2.133%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Sound Beach internet service at a glance

At 93%, broadband coverage in Sound Beach is comparable to the rest of New York - 100%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Sound Beach area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Sound Beach residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.130% of those living in Sound Beach.

There are four internet providers serving the Sound Beach area, and 93.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Sound Beach's four internet providers, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Sound Beach

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 188 Mbps 34 Mbps Cable
Verizon 29 Mbps 11 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Sound Beach

The largest internet providers in Sound Beach are Verizon, Optimum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Sound Beach.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Sound Beach residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 100% of the area. Sound Beach’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Sound Beach residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Sound Beach covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Sound Beach 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 Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Sound Beach, $56.24.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sound Beach, $0.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Sound Beach. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sound Beach's providers, 154 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in Sound Beach covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Sound Beach, $56.24.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sound Beach, $0.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Sound Beach. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sound Beach's providers, 154 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Sound Beach 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Sound Beach, $56.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sound Beach, $0.24.

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 Sound Beach. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Sound Beach's providers, 154 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in Sound Beach with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Sound Beach. The next fastest internet provider in Sound Beach is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 93% of the area.

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in Sound Beach with plans starting at $40/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sound Beach, $56.24.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Sound Beach, covering 2.133% of the city.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.

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.