Eagle Butte, South Dakota Broadband Internet Service
There are a total of 3 companies providing internet service to a significant portion of Eagle Butte, South Dakota 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 Eagle Butte:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Telephone Authority||Fiber||100 Mbps||25 Mbps||100.0%|
|2||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|3||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Eagle Butte SD 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 Eagle Butte 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 Eagle Butte of 6.23 Mbps are faster than the Dewey County upload speeds and faster than the statewide average for South Dakota.
Eagle Butte Internet Access Facts
The average internet download speed in Eagle Butte is 19.74 Mbps based upon 2800 measurements taken in the last 12 months
Cable internet is available to 0.0% of the Eagle Butte population
Fiber optic internet is available to 100.0% of Eagle Butte residents
There are 3 residential internet providers in Eagle Butte, SD providing service to at least 15% of the city
The average download speed in Eagle Butte is 4.4% faster than the Dewey County average and 39.1% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 0.0% of Dewey County residents
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 Eagle Butte 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 Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Telephone Authority as the top provider for Eagle Butte, South Dakota.
Who has the fastest internet service in Eagle Butte?
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Telephone Authority and ViaSat with a download speed of 100 Mbps provide the fastest internet service in Eagle Butte.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Eagle Butte, South Dakota?
The following zip codes were used: 57625
How do the internet speeds in Eagle Butte compare to other cities in South Dakota?
Is there fiber internet service near me?
Yes, there is 1 fiber internet provider in Eagle Butte - Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Telephone Authority.
What is DSL internet service?
DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.
Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in Eagle Butte, South Dakota?
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Telephone Authority provides broadband internet service to 100.0% of Eagle Butte.
What is cable internet service?
Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.
What download speed do I need to stream movies?
For HD movies and shows Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu all recommend a minimum of 5 Mbps. Streaming 4K/UHD content requires a minimum of 25 Mbps for Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu.
What internet download speed do I need?
Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new Eagle Butte internet service.
|25+ Mbps||1-2 devices||Web browsing|
HD video streaming
|100+ Mbps||3-5 devices||Video conferencing|
4K video streaming
|1000+ Mbps||6+ devices||Multiple video or 4K streams|
Zero latency gaming
Eagle Butte 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.
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
Hulu Live TV
- 75+ channels
- Access to premium Hulu originals
- Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
- 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
- 180+ channels
- 1000 hours of cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages