Internet providers in
Germantown, MD

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

940/880Mbps
2. Xfinity
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
200Mbps
3. RCN
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
4. Viasat
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. Windstream
Available in Germantown
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
6. Atlantech Online, Inc.
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Verizon
Available in Germantown
Connection:
High Speed Internet
Download
speeds up to

7.1 - 15Mbps
2. Xfinity
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
200Mbps
3. Viasat
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
4. Windstream
Available in Germantown
Connection:
DSL, Fiber & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
5. One Communications
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
2Mbps
6. Broadview Networks, Inc
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
3Mbps
7. Earthlink
Available in Germantown
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
8. XO Communications
Available in Germantown
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
9. Megapath
Available in Germantown
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
10. Atlantech Online, Inc.
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
11. Allied Telecom Group, LLC
Available in Germantown
Connection:
DSL, Fiber & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
12. Level 3 Communications
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE
2. Sprint
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE
3. T-Mobile
Available in Germantown
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

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What is the best internet provider in Germantown?

  • Verizon— Fast upload and download speeds
  • Xfinity— High speeds widely available
  • RCN— High customer satisfaction
  • Viasat— Widely available
  • Windstream— No long-term commitment required

Germantown Residential Internet Coverage

With just over 90,000 people, Germantown is one of the largest suburbs in the Washington DC metropolitan area. It is also one of the largest communities in Maryland. This city is home to many large internet service providers that offer an array of service plans to residents and businesses.

Verizon Fios has an extremely large presence in Germantown. The coverage map for Verizon Fios runs from Rosecrest in the north to Old Germantown in the south, and from Wisteria in the west to Middlebrook in the east.

Through Windstream, most of Germantown has access to high-speed internet. The service area for this company excludes just a small part of central Germantown.

For those looking for cable, Xfinity is a convenient option that is widely available in Germantown. The Xfinity network reaches the entirety of Germantown, including the neighborhoods of Summer Oak and Neelsville.

Some southern Germantown neighborhoods choose internet service from RCN. This provider offers service in the southern areas of Dairymaid and Waring Station.

Through Atlantech Online, some of Germantown's southeastern neighborhoods have access to high-speed service. Covered neighborhoods include Middlebrook and Frederick Road.

Internet Provider types in Germantown


Cable

97%
Coverage

DSL

88%
Coverage

Fiber

92%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Germantown,MD


3 Mbps
100%
availability

10 Mbps
100%
availability

25 Mbps
98%
availability
Broadband internet availability
(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)
98%
Germantown
79%
USA

Summary of Germantown Internet Providers

ProviderTypeDownload speeds up toUser Rating
VerizonFiber940 MbpsN/A
XfinityCable200 Mbps3.5/5
RCNFiber1000 Mbps3.5/5
ViasatSatellite25 MbpsN/A
WindstreamDSL & Other Copper Wireline100 Mbps3.0/5
Atlantech Online, Inc.Fiber1000 MbpsN/A
Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Germantown


I do not get the speed from comcast that I am looking for in internet service. Therefore I am looking for better quality and speed.

Sharon Bobbitt Germantown, MD2015-04-10

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