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Internet providers in Akron, NY

1. Spectrum
64% available in Akron
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)
2. Verizon Home Internet
99% available in Akron
Connection:
5G Home
Download speeds up to
300Mbps

User Rating(14)
3. Hughesnet
99% available in Akron
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
100Mbps

User Rating(417)

New customers get $25 off per month their first year. Terms apply.

4. Viasat
99% available in Akron
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
150Mbps
1. Spectrum
64% available in Akron
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)
2. Hughesnet
99% available in Akron
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
100Mbps

User Rating(417)

New customers get $25 off per month their first year. Terms apply.

3. Viasat
99% available in Akron
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
150Mbps
4. Transwave Communications Systems, Inc.
41% available in Akron
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
1. Mint
Available in Akron
Connection:
Mobile
Mint
4GLTE Speeds may vary

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

User Rating
3. Verizon Wireless
99% available in Akron
Connection:
Mobile
Verizon Wireless
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
4. AT&T Wireless
99% available in Akron
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T Wireless
4GLTE 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

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Akron Residential Internet Coverage

With almost 3,000 people, Akron is one of New York's smallest suburban areas. The city of Akron is located along the New York State Thruway, offering convenient access to nearby cities and suburban communities. The various Internet service providers that reach this area offer a range of residential and commercial plans.

Many people enjoy the services offered by Time Warner Spectrum. The Time Warner Spectrum network is very large, reaching all of Akron. Furthermore, the Time Warner Spectrum network extends beyond the city limits to the north, south, east, and west.

Another popular option for those in the Akron area is HughesNet. HughesNet is one of the biggest satellite companies in the United States. They offer download speeds as high as 25 Mbps to Akron residents.

Business owners can select the same providers as residential customers, but they also have a third option. In Akron, Level 3 Communications brings fiber optic service to business owners.

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Summary of Akron internet providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User rating Order online
Spectrum Cable 1000 Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)
3.5/5 View Plans for Spectrum
Verizon Home Internet 5G Home 300 Mbps 4/5 View Plans for Verizon Home Internet
Hughesnet Satellite 100 Mbps 3/5 View Plans for Hughesnet
Viasat Satellite 150 Mbps 3/5 View Plans for Viasat

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 Akron

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