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Internet providers in Bethesda, MD

1. EarthLink.
99% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps

Ranked #1 Overall by Highspeedinternet.com customer satisfaction survey for 2021 & 2022.

2. Xfinity
99% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1200Mbps

Enjoy Netflix, Peacock, and Apple TV+ for $15/month when added to your Xfinity Internet or Xfinity TV subscription.

3. Verizon Home Internet
99% available in Bethesda
Connection:
5G Home, DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
2048Mbps

User Rating(16)
4. Astound Broadband
43% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Cable & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1200Mbps
5. Viasat
99% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
150Mbps
6. Atlantech Online, Inc.
1% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Comcast Business
99% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps

User Rating(46)
2. Verizon Home Internet
99% available in Bethesda
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
2048Mbps

User Rating(16)
3. Earthlink Business
99% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Fiber & Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
10000Mbps

Get started with a $500 gift card today.

4. Astound Broadband
43% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Cable & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1200Mbps
5. Viasat
99% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
150Mbps
6. Atlantech Online, Inc.
1% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
7. Allied Telecom Group, LLC
3% available in Bethesda
Connection:
DSL, Fiber & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
8. Vector Data Systems LLC
10% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
9. Zayo Group
20% available in Bethesda
Connection:
DSL, Fiber, Fixed Wireless & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
10. Ooma
50% available in Bethesda
Ooma
Connection:
Wireless LTE
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
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1. Mint
Available in Bethesda
Connection:
Mobile
Mint
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
2. Visible
Available in Bethesda
Connection:
Mobile
Visible
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
3. Xfinity Mobile
Available in Bethesda
Connection:
Mobile
Xfinity Mobile
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating

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4. Verizon Wireless
38% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Mobile
Verizon Wireless
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
5. AT&T Wireless
99% available in Bethesda
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T Wireless
5G Speeds may vary

User Rating

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0–5 Mbps

Works for:

  • Checking email
  • Streaming music on one device
  • Searching on Google

5–40 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming video on one device
  • Video calling with Skype or FaceTime
  • Online gaming for one player

40–100 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming HD video on a few devices
  • Multiplayer online gaming
  • Downloading large files

100–500 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming video in UHD on multiple screens
  • Downloading files quickly
  • Gaming online for multiple players

500–1,000+ Mbps

Works for:

  • Doing a lot of almost anything

Internet in Bethesda

Moving towns or switching internet providers can be confusing and stressful. Comparing internet providers against the averages in the Bethesda area can help you choose the right internet and get back to your life.

Average starting price
$53.42/mo

Average speed
187 Mbps

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Bethesda Residential Internet Coverage

Located in the Washington DC metropolitan area, the city of Bethesda is a growing hub of residential neighborhoods and commerce. No matter what your internet needs are, you can find several internet plans that fit your habits and budget.

Several internet service providers in Bethesda offer coverage to the entirety of Bethesda. These options include Verizon Fios, which offers fiber optic internet; Windstream, which has several high-speed plans; and Xfinity, which brings cable service to this city.

Through RCN, a handful of eastern Bethesda neighborhoods enjoy access to high-speed internet.

Service reaches the eastern city limits in neighborhoods like Columbia Forest and Glen Cove. Service stretches through the central part of the city, stopping before reaching Bannockburn.

Atlantic Broadband brings service to most of Bethesda with its network. Atlantech Online offers a small network that covers a portion of northeastern Bethesda. The same is true for Cogent Communication, which serves Bradley Hills Grove.

Zayo Group is another growing ISP in Bethesda. Coverage reaches most of western Bethesda. In comparison, XO Communications primarily serves the eastern half of the city.

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Data based on internet speed tests performed in Bethesda

Average download speed
186.99 Mbps

Average upload speed
83.97 Mbps

Average latency (ping)
15.06 ms

Average jitter
22.8 ms

 

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Internet Provider Availability Map

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Learn more about Atlantech Online, Inc.

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Summary of Bethesda internet providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User rating Order online
EarthLink. Fiber 1000 Mbps 4.0/5 View Plans for EarthLink.
Xfinity Cable 1200 Mbps 3.5/5 View Plans for Xfinity
Verizon Home Internet 5G Home, DSL & Fiber 2048 Mbps 4/5 View Plans for Verizon Home Internet
Astound Broadband Cable & Fiber 1200 Mbps 3.5/5 View Plans for Astound Broadband
Viasat Satellite 150 Mbps 3/5 View Plans for Viasat
Atlantech Online, Inc. Fiber 1000 Mbps N/A View Plans for Atlantech Online, Inc.

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 Bethesda

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on internet providers in Bethesda.

Verizon

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Christine M | 06-24-2014

Simply great. It is fantastic. Bill is a bit high. It is good. Cost is a lot for services, but the speed is good.

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Verizon

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Christine M | 06-24-2014

Simply great. It is fantastic. Bill is a bit high. It is good. Cost is a lot for services, but the speed is good.

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