How much internet speed do you need? That depends on how you plan on using your internet connection.
< 25mbps 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 Lakeshore, California
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Internet Access in Lakeshore, California
Viasat Internet has the most availability in Lakeshore. HughesNet is also widely available.
100 percent of Lakeshore residents are currently cut off from choice when it comes to broadband Internet service. This is not a surprise seeing as market competition between Internet providers is low. Locations in the local area have an average 1 options for broadband service, accounting for the entire local population.
Ponderosa Telephone Company is another common broadband option for Lakeshore, offering primarily DSL connections with coverage in close to one hundred percent of the area.
DSL providers deliver broadband services via telephone infrastructure, which explains why DSL is sold through telecom corporations that historically offered telephone service. DSL is available to near one hundred percent of the local population. You can refer to the table directly below for insights into how the advertised speed and performance line up with current customers' speed and throughput locally.
The broadband availability insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from a mix of government data from the FCC and privatized data collected directly from telecoms. Averaged statistics about speed data comes from M-Labs. The BroadbandNow market researchers have hand-filed price and service data on 65 broadband deals within Lakeshore to date.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Lakeshore, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Ponderosa Telephone Company||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
Data Cap Issues Around Lakeshore
Data from our research team suggests that many of the popular ISPs in the area use data caps for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because subscribers see caps as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting". Providers insist caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the issue is video streaming, which easily uses anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.