Internet providers in Lincoln, NE

1. Spectrum
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)

Speed based on wired connection and may vary by address. Wireless speeds may vary. Services subject to all applicable service terms and conditions, subject to change. Services not available in all areas. Restrictions apply.

2. Windstream
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps

User Rating (138)
3. Nextlink Internet
48% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
50Mbps
4. Rise Broadband
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. T-Mobile Home Internet
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
5G Home
Download speeds up to
182Mbps

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6. HughesNet
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps

User Rating (124)
7. Viasat
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
8. Ultra Home Internet
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
5G Home
Download speeds up to
182Mbps

User Rating (0)
9. ALLO Communications
80% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
10. Nebraska Technology & Telecommunications
80% available in Lincoln
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
12Mbps
11. Diode Communications
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
1. Spectrum
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)

Speed based on wired connection and may vary by address. Wireless speeds may vary. Services subject to all applicable service terms and conditions, subject to change. Services not available in all areas. Restrictions apply.

2. Frontier
50% available in Lincoln
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
Speeds may vary
3. Nextlink Internet
48% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
50Mbps
4. Rise Broadband
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. HughesNet
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps

User Rating (124)
6. Viasat
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
7. Ooma
50% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Wireless LTE
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
8. Unite Private Networks
29% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
9. ALLO Communications
80% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
100000Mbps
10. Nebraska Technology & Telecommunications
80% available in Lincoln
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
12Mbps
11. OPTK Networks
91% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
12. Diode Communications
99% available in Lincoln
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
1. T-Mobile
Available in Lincoln
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

User Rating
2. Verizon Wireless
Available in Lincoln
Connection:
Mobile
Verizon Wireless
4GLTE

User Rating
3. AT&T Wireless
Available in Lincoln
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T Wireless
4GLTE

User Rating
4. Mint
Available in Lincoln
Connection:
Mobile
Mint
4GLTE

User Rating
5. Visible
Available in Lincoln
Connection:
Mobile
Visible
4GLTE

User Rating

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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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Internet in Lincoln by the numbers

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Average starting price
$46.00/mo

Average speed
97.3 Mbps

Average install time
4 days

Average installation cost
$63.72

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Average download speed
97.3 Mbps

Average upload speed
27.1 Mbps

Average latency (ping)
73.7 ms

Average jitter
240.7 ms

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Summary of Lincoln internet providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User Rating
Spectrum Cable 1000 Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)
2.5/5
Windstream DSL 1000 Mbps 2.0/5
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 50 Mbps N/A
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps 2.0/5
T-Mobile Home Internet 5G Home 182 Mbps 4.0/5
HughesNet Satellite 25 Mbps 1.5/5
Viasat Satellite 100 Mbps 1.5/5
Ultra Home Internet 5G Home 182 Mbps N/A
ALLO Communications Fiber 1000 Mbps 4.0/5
Nebraska Technology & Telecommunications DSL 12 Mbps N/A
Diode Communications Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps N/A

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 Lincoln

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Windstream

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Jodi E | 10-08-2016

Service was awful. They came and hooked up internet & phone, forgot to hook up to pole outside. Tried for a month to get someone out to fix. No phone for a month. Still charged us. Price kept going up. Wifi was unreliable.

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Jodi E | 10-08-2016

Service was awful. They came and hooked up internet & phone, forgot to hook up to pole outside. Tried for a month to get someone out to fix. No phone for a month. Still charged us. Price kept going up. Wifi was unreliable. VERY UNSATISFIED

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Darin K | 08-15-2016

Terrible service....small market and 5 days without phone or internet before a tech can get to my house.

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Jodi E | 10-08-2016

Service was awful. They came and hooked up internet & phone, forgot to hook up to pole outside. Tried for a month to get someone out to fix. No phone for a month. Still charged us. Price kept going up. Wifi was unreliable.

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Jodi E | 10-08-2016

Service was awful. They came and hooked up internet & phone, forgot to hook up to pole outside. Tried for a month to get someone out to fix. No phone for a month. Still charged us. Price kept going up. Wifi was unreliable. VERY UNSATISFIED

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Darin K | 08-15-2016

Terrible service....small market and 5 days without phone or internet before a tech can get to my house.

Was this review helpful? Yes 54 No 5

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