Internet providers in Des Plaines, IL

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1. AT&T
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
2. Xfinity
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
300Mbps
3. Viasat
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
4. WOW!
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
50Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
2. Xfinity
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
300Mbps
3. Viasat
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
4. Megapath
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. WOW!
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
50Mbps
6. Zayo Group
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
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1. AT&T
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE

User Rating Info
2. Sprint
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE

User Rating Info
3. T-Mobile
Available in Des Plaines
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

User Rating Info

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How much internet speed do I need?

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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What is the best internet provider in Des Plaines?

  • AT&T - Great value
  • Xfinity - High speeds widely available
  • Viasat - Widely available
  • WOW! - Award-winning customer service

Internet Provider types in Des Plaines


Cable

100%
Coverage


DSL

97%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Des Plaines, IL


3 Mbps

100%
availability


10 Mbps

100%
availability


25 Mbps

100%
availability
Broadband Internet Availability

(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)

100%
Des Plaines
95%
Illinois
79%
USA

Des Plaines Residential Internet Coverage

Des Plaines, a northern Chicago suburb that sits close to O'Hare International Airport, is served by a wide variety of internet service providers and technologies. Some of the options you can explore include DSL, fiber optic, and cable.

AT&T brings consistent high-speed connections to Des Plaines and other Chicagoland cities. The network sprawls across all of Des Plaines, stretching to reach Rand in the north and Mount Prospect in the south. The network runs from Dempster in the west to Oakton in the east.

Xfinity is a major cable provider in Des Plaines. Its network is fairly similar to what AT&T offers, covering the whole city and many other Chicago suburbs.

WOW! offers several upload and download speeds in Des Plaines, offering plans at various price points. Like other ISPs, WOW! covers most major Chicagoland areas. Some covered neighborhoods include Algonquin, downtown, Touhy, Mount Prospect, and Oakton.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in Des Plaines

AT&T offers internet at speeds up to 1000 Mbps

Xfinity offers internet at speeds up to 300 Mbps

Viasat offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps

WOW! offers internet at speeds up to 50 Mbps

Summary of Des Plaines Internet Providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User Rating
AT&T DSL & Fiber 1000 Mbps 3.0/5
Xfinity Cable 300 Mbps 2.5/5
Viasat Satellite 25 Mbps 2.0/5
WOW! Cable 50 Mbps 2.5/5

Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

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.

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Des Plaines

AT&T

Overall:
Service:
Speed:

Terrance Bakalla | 2014-10-17

I cannot watch movies because I am too far from ATT's "node". When I try to watch a Viedo it get intrupted a few dozen times with the running circle as it is loading. Except for this shortcomming my general service from ATT has be excellent.

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