Recommended Internet Plans

1 movie (2GB) would take 4 Mins
50 photos (300MB) would take 33 Secs
1 album (60MB) would take 6 Secs
Download Speed: 75 Mbps. Upload Speed: 8 Mbps. 1TB data/mo. $50.00/mo.
1 movie (2GB) would take 3 Mins
50 photos (300MB) would take 25 Secs
1 album (60MB) would take 5 Secs
Download Speed: 100 Mbps. Upload Speed: 5 Mbps. Access to thousands of wi-fi hotspots across the nation.
1 movie (2GB) would take 5 Mins
50 photos (300MB) would take 1 Min
1 album (60MB) would take 8 Secs
Cable connection. No commitment. 60 Mbps download. 5 Mbps upload. 125+ channels
1 movie (2GB) would take 11 Mins
50 photos (300MB) would take 2 Mins
1 album (60MB) would take 20 Secs
Download Speed: 25 Mbps. Upload Speed: 3 Mbps. $70/mo (with 2-year commitment). $100/mo after first 3 months.
1 movie (2GB) would take 11 Mins
50 photos (300MB) would take 2 Mins
1 album (60MB) would take 20 Secs
Download Speed: 25 Mbps. Upload Speed: 3 Mbps. No Hard Data Limit.
How much internet speed
do I need?
+5 Mbps
Regular browsing
Music streaming
Ideal for 1 person
+10 Mbps
video streaming
Casual gaming
Ideal for 1-2 people
+20 Mbps
Ultra HD streaming
Frequent gaming
Ideal for 2-4 people
+40 Mbps
Simultaneous HD streaming
Simultaneous gaming
Ideal for 4+ people
Internet Provider Coverage Map
Technology Type
DSL
DSL:

Internet is provider by phone cables and speeds are up to 10 times faster than traditional dial-up service.

Cable
Cable:

Cable internet providers have faster speeds than DSL plans, and provide internet through cable lines that are used for TV.

Satelite
Satellite:

Widely available but offers slower internet speeds due to far-traveling signal.

Fiber
Fiber:

Fiber providers offer faster speeds than DSL & Cable, but isn’t as widely available as those respective provider types.

Types of Internet Providers
Cable
Cable
100% Coverage
DSL
DSL
92% Coverage
Fiber
Fiber
6% Coverage
Internet Provider Availability
Fiber
3 Mpbs
100%
availability
Fiber
10 Mpbs
100%
availability
Fiber
25 Mpbs
9%
availability

Summary of Columbia, SC. Internet Provider


Internet users in Columbia get an average download speed of 38.28 Mbps which is slower than both the national and state average. Out of the 17 ISPs operating in the city, 6 offer their DSL, fiber, cable, and satellite internet services to residential users.

Spectrum, AT&T Internet, and EarthLink are the leading cable, DSL, and fiber ISPs in Columbia respectively. Windstream’s DSL and AT&T’s fiber services are also available in some pockets.

Meanwhile, Hughes Net and Viasat offer blanket internet coverage in Columbia with their satellite links.

Spectrum

Spectrum’s cable internet service is available in every Columbia zip code.  Spectrum is offering an impressive download speed of approximately 100 Mbps with no data limits. Its exclusive internet packages range from $44.99-$104.99/month.

AT&T Internet

The DSL and fiber services of AT&T are available to more than 92% and 8% of the city respectively. With an average download speed of 81.31 Mbps (on DSL), you can get the basic AT&T internet plan at $40/month.

Windstream

Windstream is covering some parts of the city with its DSL network. The plans start from $26/month.

EarthLink

EarthLink is providing internet service to a good number of Columbia zip codes with its fiber network. Its packages start from $49.95/month and go up to $69.95/month.

From price comparison to installation, KonectEaze can help you in getting the best ISP connection for your home. Search through any of 34 zip codes of Columbia to find all the top internet providers in the respective area along with their prices and user ratings.

 

Columbia Zip Codes

29201 29202 29203 29204 29205 29206 29207 29208 29209 29210 29211 29212 29214 29215 29216 29217 29218 29219 29220 29221 29222 29223 29224 29225 29226 29227 29228 29229 29230 29240 29250 29260 29290 29292

Nearby Cities

·         West Columbia, SC

·         Forest Acres, SC

·         Cayce, SC

·         Dentsville, SC

·         Irmo, SC              

·         Lexington, SC

·         Orangeburg, SC

·         Newberry, SC

·         Sumter, SC

·         Aiken, SC            

·         Lancaster, SC

·         Clinton, SC

·         Union, SC

·         North Augusta, SC

·         Rock Hill, SC

 

Provider Type Download Speeds up to User Rating
AT&T DSL 12 Mbps 4/5
Hughes Net Satellite 25 Mbps 3/5
Spectrum Cable 50 Mbps 3/5
Viasat Satellite 100 Mbps 3/5
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