How much internet speed do you need? That depends on how you plan on using your internet connection.
< 25 Mbps basic internet for checking e-mail, google searches 25-99 Mbps will handle streaming Netflix, FaceTime, Zoom calls 100-499 Mbps fast downloads, gaming online, streaming UHD on multiple screens 500-1,000 Mbps blazing fast for just about anything
Internet Providers in Cove, Arkansas
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Internet Access in Cove, Arkansas
Cove broadband availability data on this page is drawn from Form 477 databases and checked for errors against private databases. We've examined 1,299 rows of governmental and private data about Internet access within Cove, Arkansas. Our data analysis team has manually gathered price data and terms on 129 Internet plans in Cove. We don't currently have enough speed test data to show how real-world network speeds compare to advertised plan speeds for Cove residents. The data vizualizations on this page will update when there are sufficient records to show results over time.
For Cove residents, there aren't any true broadband providers. (At least, that meets a 25 Mbps and 3 Mbps upload performance benchmark.)
Windstream is also a common broadband option in Cove. They offer DSL and Fiber connections in 86 percent of the area.
DSL Internet providers deliver Internet service using pre-existing telephone wires, which is why DSL is typically sold through telecommunication companies that also offer telephone service. DSL (standing for Digital Subscriber Line) network technology is accessible by 85.19 percent of the local population. See the graphical tools on this page to get an idea of how provider-promised download speeds align with user-tested speed and throughput in the area.
Viasat Internet is the most common overall. They offer coverage for near one hundred percent of Cove residents. HughesNet is available to close to one hundred percent of residents. The fastest download speed advertised for Viasat is up to 35 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised up to 25 Mbps. Any speed above 10 Mbps will be enough for streaming SD videos over WiFi, but becomes challenging when multiple people try to use modern services like Skype, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. See the coverage maps below to see broadband options at the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
96.8% of consumers in Cove1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Cove, Arkansas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Windstream||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||86.8%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|IndCo||5 Mbps||Fiber||27m 18s||2.1%|
|Indco Cable||50 Mbps||Cable||2m 43s||2.1%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.