Hickam Housing, Hawaii Broadband Internet Service
There are a total of 3 companies providing internet service to a significant portion of Hickam Housing, Hawaii and meet the minimum accepted broadband definition of 25 Mbps download speed. Our proprietary ranking calculation takes into account different aspects of useable download speed, upload speed and coverage area. For example, an increase of 100 Mbps download speed from 200 Mbps to 300 Mbps is much more significant for users than an increase from 1000 Mbps to 1100Mpbs. Also, for nearly all users download speed is much more important than upload speed. Our ranked ordering of internet service providers in Hickam Housing:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Spectrum||Cable||940 Mbps||35 Mbps||96.9%|
|2||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|3||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Hickam Housing HI Internet Access Options
More internet service competition in a city encourages providers to continue to build out and improve their network in addition to keeping prices fair.
The following represents the percentage of population in Hickam Housing which have access to at least two internet service providers with a particular internet access speed:
Broadband Internet Speeds
For most users, the average download speed of their internet service is more important than their upload speed. However, upload speed plays at least some role for all users.
Average upload speeds in Hickam Housing of 7.19 Mbps are faster than the Honolulu County upload speeds and faster than the statewide average for Hawaii.
Hickam Housing Internet Access Facts
Fiber optic internet is available to 73.1% of Honolulu County residents
The average internet download speed in Honolulu County is 18.3 Mbps based upon 1654872 samples taken in the past year
The average download speed in Hickam Housing is 39.2% faster than the average in Hawaii and 0.3% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Hickam Housing is 7.19 Mbps. This is 20.2% faster than the Honolulu County average and 38% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 96.6% of the Hickam Housing population
There are 3 residential internet providers in Hickam Housing, HI providing service to at least 15% of the city
Internet Access Technologies
DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Hickam Housing residents who have access to each of these technology types.
Internet Service FAQs
Who has the best internet service near me?
Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Spectrum as the top provider for Hickam Housing, Hawaii.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Hickam Housing, Hawaii?
The following zip codes were used: 96818 and 96853
How do the internet speeds in Hickam Housing compare to other cities in Hawaii?
Click through to see how the Hickam Housing broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Ainaloa, East Honolulu, Kaneohe Station, Lahaina, Omao, Orchidlands Estates, Wailua Homesteads
What is fixed wireless internet service?
Fixed wireless internet is typical used in rural areas where there are no buried telephone or cable lines. An antenna is attached to the home or business which transmits and receives data from access point towers. Download speeds are typically much better than with satellite.
How many broadband service providers are there near me?
Currently there are 3 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Hickam Housing, HI residents.
What is Mbps?
Mbps is an abbreviation for Megabits Per Second and represents the rate of data transmission. A larger value for download Mbps or upload Mbps means a file will take less time to be sent than it will with an internet connection with a lower Mbps.
What is fiber internet service?
Fiber internet service transmits data by sending pulses of light over thin glass fiber optic cable. In most cases fiber internet service download speeds will be faster than cable or DSL, however, fiber service is limited with less than half of Americans living in an area with fiber coverage.
Who has the fastest internet service in Hickam Housing?
Spectrum with a download speed of 940 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Hickam Housing.
Is there fiber internet service near me?
Most likely there is not. Our latest information shows there are no fiber internet providers offering coverage to more than 15% of the Hickam Housing, Hawaii population.
Hickam Housing Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services
Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.
- 125+ channels
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- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
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- Local network coverage
- Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app