Internet providers in
Cranston, RI

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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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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. Cox Communications
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
1. Viasat
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
1. Broadview Networks, Inc
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Lightower Fiber Networks
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
3. Earthlink
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Cable, DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Cox Communications
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
1. Viasat
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
2. Megapath
Available in Cranston
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
6Mbps
1. Level 3 Communications
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Broadview Networks, Inc
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Lightower Fiber Networks
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
3. Earthlink
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Cable, DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. OSHEAN
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE
1. Sprint
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE
1. T-Mobile
Available in Cranston
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

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Cranston Residential Internet Coverage

As the third largest city in Rhode Island, Cranston is a major commercial and residential hub of this state. Whether you're interested in business or home internet, you have options in this area.

Those looking for high speeds and reliability are often interested in fiber internet. This service is offered by Verizon FiOS, which brings coverage to all of Cranston. Service reaches Dyer Avenue in the north, New London Avenue in the south, Scituate Avenue in the west, and Broad Street in the east.

Another provider with a widespread service area is Cox Communications. Like Verizon FiOS, Cox Communications offers consistent coverage to the entire city of Cranston.

With service tending to most of Rhode Island, Earthlink is a popular choice for those living in Cranston and those living on the outskirts of the city.

Those looking for fiber can explore the options available through Lightower Fiber Networks. This ISP is located primarily in central and eastern Cranston, with service stopping just short of Seven Mile Road in the west.

Broadview Networks also has network that focuses on eastern Cranston. This ISP serves neighborhoods near Thornton, Meshanticut, Garden City, and Park Avenue.

Internet Provider types in Cranston


Cable

100%
Coverage

DSL

80%
Coverage

Fiber

100%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Cranston,RI


3 Mbps
100%
availability

10 Mbps
100%
availability

25 Mbps
100%
availability
Broadband internet availability
(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)
100%
Cranston
79%
USA

Summary of Cranston Internet Providers

ProviderTypeDownload speeds up toUser Rating
Cox CommunicationsCable100 Mbps3.5/5
ViasatSatellite25 MbpsN/A
Broadview Networks, IncFiber1000 Mbps5.0/5
Lightower Fiber NetworksFiber1000 MbpsN/A
EarthlinkCable, DSL & Fiber1000 Mbps4.0/5
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