With availability in 40 states, Xfinity cable internet plans reach download speeds up to 1 Gbps, which is on par with fiber internet speeds. Xfinity’s fiber plan is available in 48 states, with continued efforts to expand coverage. Download speeds reach up to 3 Gbps, but keep in mind that the monthly rate is very expensive compared to what other providers offer.
Because Consolidated Communications offers multiple connection types, customers have more options to choose from. It’s available in 21 states, with a majority of its network being dedicated to DSL lines. Its fiber service is limited, but like other providers, it has plans to upgrade and expand its fiber network to cover more areas in the U.S. Only its highest-priced, internet-only fiber plan can reach download speeds of up to 1 Gbps.