Internet Providers in Sunnyvale, CA

Residential Internet Statistics for Sunnyvale, CA
Internet Service Providers: 10
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Sunnyvale, California:

Showing 1 to 12 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    93.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    93.4% Available
  • 2. Xfinity
    94.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    94.6% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    38.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    38.9% Available
  • 4. Verizon
    90% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    90% Available
  • 5. 5. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Etheric
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *80 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 8. 8. Cruzio Internet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 9. 9. Sonic
    13.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *80 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    13.9% Available
  • 10. 10. Sail Internet
    2.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    2.1% Available
  • 11. PAXIO
    0.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    0.7% Available
  • 12. Raw Bandwidth Communications
    0.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *40 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    0.3% Available
2 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Sunnyvale. See All
5 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Sunnyvale. See All

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Internet Access in Sunnyvale, California

Currently, there are 12 broadband providers in Sunnyvale marketing residential connections. If you include business Internet, that's a total of 34 serviceable providers overall, such as Etheric Networks.

Taking a look at network technology being used in the city, we see that the most widespread physical wire broadband Internet technology varieties are IPBB and Fiber and Cable, with 93.44% and 94.63% respectively. Cable connections are sold by former television companies, using preexisting TV network connections. Cable often makes sense for Sunnyvale residents because of the strong mix of speed and value.

The average household in Sunnyvale has 5-6 companies at any given location, or exactly 5.73 providers in each census block. Only 4.86 percent of the Sunnyvale population are limited to one choice for Internet.

Viasat Internet offers the widest availability in Sunnyvale. near one hundred percent of Sunnyvale census blocks can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common choice, with coverage in near one hundred percent of the area with Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest package for Sunnyvale is 25 Mbps download.

All the coverage data on this page comes from FCC reported data, which compels providers in Sunnyvale to report coverage data biannually. By leveraging our relationships with telecom companies, BroadbandNow is able to validate public data against private data reported by providers directly. This helps us to produce more detailed maps than government reports. Our speed averages are calculated based on actual speed tests from Sunnyvale.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Sunnyvale, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 93.4%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 94.6%
PAXIO 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 0.7%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Sonic 80 Mbps DSL 1m 42s 13.9%
Raw Bandwidth Communications 40 Mbps DSL 3m 24s 0.3%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 38.9%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
6,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Sunnyvale is the 119th most connected city in California ahead of Alviso and Los Altos, but behind Santa Clara, Mountain View, and Cupertino.

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The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 31,000 people in Santa Clara County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 37% of people living in Sunnyvale have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 95% of Sunnyvale residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Santa Clara County, approximately 49,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare Sunnyvale to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Sunnyvale 217.8 Mbps 16 $0.32 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +363.9 Mbps ) 22 ( +6 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -45 Mbps ) 21 ( +5 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -18.1 Mbps ) 20 ( +4 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -15.6 Mbps ) 27 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -21.3 Mbps ) 11 ( -5 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )