Internet Providers in Sunol, CA
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Residential Internet Statistics for Sunol, CA
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,200 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$57.48|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Sunol, California
Internet Access in Sunol, California
Consumers will find 14 Internet providers operating in Sunol. There are 4 LTE options and 7 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.
Cable and DSL Internet service providers like EarthLink are the main broadband infrastructure systems available around Sunol.
We should note here that since FCC coverage data is currently only tallied up biannually and only published 6+ months later, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help reduce this lag.
Competition between broadband providers for residents of the Sunol area is relatively high, with most areas having 4-5 providers available to them. This choice isn't spread out evenly — as a notable 8.54 percent of addresses in the area still only have one or zero options.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable telecoms in Sunol so far as coverage. The more common telecom companies often compete at addresses in most neighborhoods around Sunol.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Sunol, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||68.0%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||87.1%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|EarthLink||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||91.5%|
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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps and Video Streaming Around Sunol
Data collected by our research team suggests that many of the popular ISPs in Sunol currently use data caps for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are disliked since users see them as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting", while providers explain that caps are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the problem is the same: video streaming, which can consume one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Compare Sunol to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Sunol||14.4 Mbps||7||$0.38 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +520 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +134.4 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +146.2 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +155.1 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +147.7 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.38 ( + $0.00 )|