Internet providers in
Tuscaloosa, AL

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5+ Mbps
  • Regular browsing
  • Music streaming
  • Ideal for 1 person
10+ Mbps
  • HD video streaming
  • Casual gaming
  • Ideal for 1-2 people
20+ Mbps
  • Ultra HD streaming
  • Frequent gaming
  • Ideal for 2-4 people
40+ Mbps
  • Simultaneous HD streaming
  • Simultaneous gaming
  • Ideal for 4+

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Technology Type

DSL:

DSL provides internet service via phone cables and is up to ten times faster than dial-up service.

Cable:

Cable provides internet speeds faster than DSL through the same cables used for cable TV.

Satellite:

Satellite internet is widely available, but offers slower speeds due to a far-traveling signal.

Fiber:

Fiber relies on glass strands to relay digital code and is much faster than both DSL and cable.

 
1. AT&T
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
2. Xfinity
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
300Mbps
3. Charter
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
4. Viasat
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
2. Xfinity
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
300Mbps
3. Charter
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
4. Viasat
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. TW Telecom
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
3Mbps
6. Level 3 Communications
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE
2. Sprint
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE
3. T-Mobile
Available in Tuscaloosa
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

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Tuscaloosa Residential Internet Coverage

With lots of local amenities and a low cost of living, Tuscaloosa has many residential neighborhoods. Residents and the businesses serving their needs require dependable internet.

AT&T offers DSL connections to 90% of the Tuscaloosa area. They_re beginning to roll out Fiber Optics to the area. This is also a great option for people residing in the Moundville, Cocker, Woodstock, West Blocton and Gordo neighborhoods.

A faster cable connection is offered by Xfinity to nearly every Tuscaloosa household. Residents in the Bessemer, Brookwood, Northport, Coaling, Vance, Lake View and Holt areas can take advantage of the large service area Xfinity provides. This services area is bounded on the West by Booth Estates and Rose Blvd. and ends in the South prior to hitting Rte. 82. Charter also offer cable internet services to 5% of residents.

For residents seeking a different solution, Hughesnet offers satellite internet access to 99% of the Tuscaloosa area.

Copper Wire access is offered to 1% of businesses in Tuscaloosa by TW Telecom and Level 3 Communications provides Fiber Optic access to businesses only. They currently reach 2% of the commercial areas with plans to expand.

Internet Provider types in Tuscaloosa


Cable

92%
Coverage

DSL

90%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Tuscaloosa,AL


3 Mbps
100%
availability

10 Mbps
100%
availability

25 Mbps
93%
availability
Broadband internet availability
(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)
93%
Tuscaloosa
79%
USA

Summary of Tuscaloosa Internet Providers

ProviderTypeDownload speeds up toUser Rating
AT&TDSL & Fiber1000 Mbps3.5/5
XfinityCable300 Mbps3.5/5
CharterCable100 Mbps3.5/5
ViasatSatellite25 MbpsN/A
Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Tuscaloosa

AT&T Customer

Constantly inundated with calls to upgrade. Bait and switch tactics attempted by them.We don't want a contract. Speed is slowed down and we have to wait a good while for a page to load. We will be switching soon.

S R Tuscaloosa, AL2015-12-09

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