Internet providers in
Akron, OH

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5+ Mbps
  • Regular browsing
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  • 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
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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. AT&T
Available in Akron
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
2. Spectrum
Available in Akron
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
3. Mediacom
Available in Akron
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
4. Viasat
Available in Akron
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. Windstream
Available in Akron
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in Akron
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
2. Spectrum
Available in Akron
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
3. Mediacom
Available in Akron
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
4. Viasat
Available in Akron
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. Windstream
Available in Akron
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
6. Megapath
Available in Akron
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
7. Level 3 Communications
Available in Akron
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in Akron
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE
2. Sprint
Available in Akron
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE
3. T-Mobile
Available in Akron
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

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What is the best internet provider in Akron?

Akron Residential Internet Coverage

Whether you need residential or business internet in the city of Akron, you can choose from a number of fast and reliable options.

One of the biggest and well known internet service providers in this area is AT&T, which offers both DSL internet and fiber internet throughout Akron. DSL has a larger network, but the fiber network is growing steadily. Service runs from Fairlawn Heights in the west to Ellet in the east, stretching from the northern neighborhood of Merriman Valley to the southern neighborhood of Firestone Park.

Several western Akron neighborhoods are within the service area of Frontier Communications. Neighborhoods with access to Frontier Communications service include Highland Square, Wallhaven, Lane-Wooster, and Rolling Acres.

In addition, Windstream offers coverage to a limited part of northern Akron, including Merriman Valley.

Cable internet is also widely available in Akron through Time Warner Cable, which provides coverage to all of Akron and to communities beyond its northern, southern, eastern, and western limits.

Internet Provider types in Akron


Cable

100%
Coverage

DSL

100%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Akron,OH


3 Mbps
100%
availability

10 Mbps
100%
availability

25 Mbps
100%
availability
Broadband internet availability
(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)
100%
Akron
88%
Ohio
79%
USA

Summary of Akron Internet Providers

ProviderTypeDownload speeds up toUser Rating
AT&TDSL & Fiber1000 Mbps3.0/5
SpectrumCable100 Mbps3.5/5
MediacomCable100 Mbps3.0/5
ViasatSatellite25 MbpsN/A
WindstreamDSL100 Mbps3.0/5
Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Akron

AT&T Customer

Cost is good but the speed of ATT's service is slow and takes a long time for pages to load.

Michelle Bartley Akron, OH2014-10-07

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27/35people found this review helpful


Have great speeds. You get what you pay for. Service never drops like my old carrier. Customer service is slow but decent.

Kristen P Akron, OH2014-05-23

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