Ocean Pointe, HI High Speed Internet Service

There are a total of 4 companies providing internet service to a significant portion of Ocean Pointe, 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 Ocean Pointe:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1Cincinnati BellDSL, Fiber1000 Mbps300 Mbps99.0%
2SpectrumCable, Fiber940 Mbps35 Mbps99.9%
3ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
4HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%
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Ocean Pointe 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 Ocean Pointe which have access to at least two internet service providers with a particular internet access speed:

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Broadband Internet Speeds

Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Ocean Pointe are compared to Honolulu County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Hawaii overall?
Average download speeds in Ocean Pointe of 32.3 Mbps are faster than the Honolulu County average download speeds and faster than the statewide average for Hawaii.

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Ocean Pointe 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 Ocean Pointe 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 Ocean Pointe 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 99.9% of the Ocean Pointe population

  • There are 4 residential internet providers in Ocean Pointe, HI providing service to at least 15% of the city

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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 Ocean Pointe 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 Cincinnati Bell as the top provider for Ocean Pointe, Hawaii.

What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Ocean Pointe, Hawaii?

The following zip codes were used: 96706

How do the internet speeds in Ocean Pointe compare to other cities in Hawaii?

Click through to see how the Ocean Pointe broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Captain Cook, Heeia, Kailua, Naalehu, Orchidlands Estates, Princeville, West Loch Estate

What is an internet data cap?

Some internet providers on their lowest end plans limit the amount of data that can be downloaded in a month. Like cellular phone plans, when that usage limit is hit, an additional charge is added to the customer's bill. Data caps are typically 1TB or more. In a month you could send 40,000 emails, streaming music 24 hours a data, surf the web 24 hours a day plus stream HD video 12 hours a day and still not hit a 1TB limit. Fewer than 10% of customers hit their data caps in a month.

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 4 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Ocean Pointe, 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 Ocean Pointe?

Cincinnati Bell with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Ocean Pointe.




Ocean Pointe 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.


Spectrum

  • 125+ channels
  • Flexible packages
  • 85,000 OnDemand titles
  • All plans feature sports, breaking news, movies plus Spectrum Originals
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DISH

  • 290+ channels
  • Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
  • 4 video package tiers
  • Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
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Hulu Live TV

  • 75+ channels
  • Access to premium Hulu originals
  • Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
  • 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
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YouTube TV

  • 85+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
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DIRECTV stream

  • 140+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network and sports coverage
  • Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
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fuboTV

  • 180+ channels
  • 1000 hours of cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
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