Internet providers in Somerville, MA

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1. Verizon
Available in Somerville
Connection:
Fiber
Download/Upload
speeds up to

500/500Mbps
2. Xfinity
Available in Somerville
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
3. RCN
Available in Somerville
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
330Mbps
4. Viasat
Available in Somerville
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. Atlantic Broadband
Available in Somerville
Connection:
Cable & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Xfinity
Available in Somerville
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
2. Viasat
Available in Somerville
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
3. Megapath
Available in Somerville
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
4. Cogent Communication
Available in Somerville
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
5. Atlantic Broadband
Available in Somerville
Connection:
Cable & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
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1. AT&T
Available in Somerville
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE

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

User Rating Info
3. T-Mobile
Available in Somerville
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 Somerville?

Internet Provider types in Somerville


Cable

100%
Coverage


DSL

99%
Coverage


Fiber

2%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Somerville, MA


3 Mbps

100%
availability


10 Mbps

100%
availability


25 Mbps

100%
availability
Broadband Internet Availability

(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)

100%
Somerville
97%
Massachusetts
79%
USA

Somerville Residential Internet Coverage

Just a stone's throw from Harvard and Boston, the city of Somerville gives its residents tons of options when it comes to internet service providers.

Most of Somerville falls within the service area of Verizon FiOS. This branch of Verizon brings high-speed fiber internet to neighborhoods like Winter Hill, Ten Hills, and Union Square.

Those looking for cable often turn to Xfinity. This cable provider has a massive network that reaches most of Massachusetts. The Xfinity network in Somerville reaches Tufts in the north, West Somerville in the west, Ward Two in the south, and Mystic River in the east.

Currently, RCN offers service in a few Somerville neighborhoods. Areas that enjoy RCN service include Tufts, Powder House, and Spring Hill. Service is primarily restricted to central Somerville.

One of the largest broadband options in Somerville is Atlantic Broadband. Through this internet service provider, coverage reaches all parts of Somerville.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in Somerville

Verizon offers internet at speeds up to 500 Mbps

Xfinity offers internet at speeds up to 100 Mbps

RCN offers internet at speeds up to 330 Mbps

Viasat offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps

Summary of Somerville Internet Providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User Rating
Verizon DSL & Fiber 500 Mbps 3.0/5
Xfinity Cable 100 Mbps 2.5/5
RCN Fiber 330 Mbps 3.0/5
Viasat Satellite 25 Mbps 2.0/5
Atlantic Broadband Cable & Other Copper Wireline 1000 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.

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