Internet Providers in Sunnyvale, California

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  • 1. AT&T Internet
    93.4% Available
    93.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
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    940 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • IPBB
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 4
    • Speed Range: 100-940mbps
    • Connection: IPBB and Fiber
    • Installation: Up to $99 installation cost.
    • Price Range: $35 - $129.99
    • Contracts: None required
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    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Xfinity
    94.6% Available
    94.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1200 Mbps
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    35 Mbps
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1200mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $19.99 - $84.99
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
    Deal
    There are 13 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. T-Mobile Home Internet
    Available
    38.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $64.99 - $249.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

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    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 6. 6. EarthLink
    94.1% Available
    94.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
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    1000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Includes professional installation.
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $99.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
  • 7. 7. Etheric
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    80 Mbps
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    80 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 3-80mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $99 - $349
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
  • 8. 8. Cruzio Internet
    100% Available
    100%

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    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    100 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $74.95 - $74.95
    • Contracts: None required
  • 9. 9. Sonic
    17.9% Available
    17.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    80 Mbps
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    20 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 20-80mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Free installation.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $69.99
    • Contracts: None required
  • 10. 10. Sail Internet
    2.1% Available
    2.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    200 Mbps
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    100 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 200-200mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $55 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
  • 11. PAXIO
    0.7% Available
    0.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    1000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $39.5 - $89.5
  • 12. Raw Bandwidth Communications
    0.3% Available
    0.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    40 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 3-40mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Waived full tech-install or activation to the demarc if self installing.
    • Price Range: $29.95 - $49.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
2 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Sunnyvale. See All
4 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Sunnyvale. See All
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. Metro® by T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
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    0.2 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $40 - $60
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    6 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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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 32 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 DSL and Fiber and Cable, with 94.07% 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.

Internet Statistics 2021

6,000 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 Sunnyvale, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 94.6%
PAXIO 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 0.7%
AT&T Internet 940 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 8s 93.4%
EarthLink 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 94.1%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Sonic 80 Mbps DSL 1m 42s 17.9%
Raw Bandwidth Communications 40 Mbps DSL 3m 24s 0.3%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Sunnyvale

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

ISP Availability near International Technological University and Cogswell College

In the 2 mile area around International Technological University, a normal house has 4-5 options for an internet connection. The variety of internet connection options surrounding Cogswell College is nearly the same. Both universities have average internet speeds that are appropriate for student use cases like downloading videos, sending big folders, and playing games. Speed records from within the zip where International Technological University is located show an average recorded speed of 281.77 Mbps download, as compared with 155.49 Mbps around the Cogswell College area. Plans in this range aren't guaranteed to be accessible in every area around campus, and may be unavailable in apartment buildings. Remember that these averages are calculatedbased on performance reports, and performance will likely be closer to the official speeds provided here.

Data Caps Among Sunnyvale ISPs

Many Internet companies have begun to add data limits to consumer broadband packages recently. This trend is certainly true for the Sunnyvale market, with Internet companies such as Xfinity adding capped plans. It's not a major concern for the majority of residents, but might be an issue for users who share the plan with multiple other household members or "power users" who stream a large amount of high-def video. Data caps on cable plans tend to be around one Terabyte. This is an issue for less than one percent of Internet users, according to a report from Xfinity. XFINITY from Comcast customers should confirm data limits before signing a contract.

Compare Sunnyvale to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Sunnyvale 186.3 Mbps 14 $0.25 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +359.3 Mbps ) 19 ( +5 ) $0.26 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( -25 Mbps ) 17 ( +3 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( -5.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +3 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +0.3 Mbps ) 24 ( +10 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( -7.2 Mbps ) 9 ( -5 ) $0.30 ( + $0.00 )