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 Sunfield, Michigan
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Internet Access in Sunfield, Michigan
Information on this page is calculated from biannual FCC broadband coverage reports. Our data also includes direct provider coverage reports to further validate and enhance the data. Plan and pricing information is gathered through our data analysis team. To date, we've aggregated 317 bundled broadband plans for Sunfield in the past few years. FCC coverage data is updated twice a year, but often is available here before governmental publications for most large providers.
CenturyLink is an alternative to the primary providers. They offer a top speed of 60 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only way to get Internet in Sunfield. fixed wireless companies like Surf Broadband Solutions are able to reach 25 Mbps over wireless links. There are also 2 companies in Sunfield marketing specialized enterprise and smb services like SD-WAN and MPLS. The small business listings on this page include every local provider with business packages on their site.
Considering network tech offered the area, the most common hardwired broadband Internet tech infrastructures are DSL and Cable, with 92.98% and 54.41% respectively. Traditional cable TV providers are the main source for cable Internet service, because they can use pre-existing TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Sunfield-area customers of cable companies like WOW! usually pick cable thanks to the combination of low pricing for workable speeds. (Compared to DSL, anyway.) Telephone providers usually offer DSL Internet service, because DSL transmits Internet data over telephone wires. Compared to other copper cables, the twisted copper construction seen in telephone wires has lower speeds and bandwidth compared to newer wire types such as cable and significantly less than fiber.
Viasat Internet is the most widely available provider in Sunfield. practically one hundred percent of the Sunfield area can get access to them. HughesNet is also a common choice in the area, providing close to one hundred percent of the area with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest plan we've seen for HughesNet in Sunfield is 25 Mbps download.
Click through the interactive map shown below to explore Internet service choice on a street level. As you can see, while most neighborhoods have 3-4 choices, some areas can be less fortunate and may only have one provider available.
Internet Statistics 2021
28.6% of consumers in Sunfield600 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 Sunfield, Michigan
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|HomeWorks Tri-County Electric Cooperative||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||22.1%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||93.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||36.5%|
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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 in Sunfield
Data collected by our research team suggests that many of the common ISPs in Sunfield use data caps for their residential Internet plans. Data caps are disliked because consumers view them as a tactic to limit streaming services, while providers maintain caps are a necessary strategy for managing heavy network congestion. Either way, the problem is streaming video, which easily eats up one to seven Gigabytes per hour.