How much internet speed do you need? That depends on how you plan on using your internet connection.
< 25 Mbps 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 Vida, Montana
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Internet Access in Vida, Montana
Consumers will find 9 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Vida. There are 2 LTE providers, and 6 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.
We should note here that since FCC coverage data is tallied up twice annually and only made public six months after filing, availability shown here may not be complete.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are currently Vida's most widely available wired broadband providers.
DSL Internet providers connect customers to Internet service via phone infrastructure, which is why DSL is typically sold through corporations that also offer landline phone plans. DSL is serviceable to 91.75 percent of Vida homes. Refer to the graphical tools directly below for more information about how marketed speed and performance compare to real-world performancerecorded by local subscribers.
To get a detailed view of how broadband access changes throughout Vida, explore the map below. Averaged over all of Vida, the average amount of market competition is 1.03 service providers in each census block. Unfortunately, this low amount of competition leaves 100 percent of residents with inadequate broadband coverage.
Internet Statistics 2022
100.0% of consumers in Vida200 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 Vida, Montana
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||7.8%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||7.8%|
|Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative||8 Mbps||DSL||17m 4s||91.8%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Vida
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 Caps in Vida
Data collected by our researchers shows that many of the top ISPs place a limit on data use for their home broadband connections. Data caps are controversial because consumers view them as a tactic to stop streaming, while providers insist caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the issue is streaming video, which can consume one to seven Gigabytes/hr.