Fiber Optic Internet in My Area

Everyone wants high-speed internet whether it is for reading emails, streaming videos or increasing office productivity. These days, the latest buzzword is fiber optic internet and talk is aplenty on how good and fast it is.

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What is Fiber Optics Internet?

Unlike traditional copper cables, fiber optic internet uses light to transmit data. Fiber optics is long fibers made of glass that are very thin and almost hair-like in diameter. These fibers are bundled together and are able to transmit data across vast distances at ultra-fast speeds. It is at the cutting edge of today's technology and is set to improve the way everyone communicates.

A true fiber optic connection to the internet goes directly to homes. This is known as fiber to the home (FTTH).

How does Fiber Optic Internet works?

At its most basic level, fiber internet works by sending light signals through a fiber optic cable. Each end of the infrastructure has a device that makes sense or amplifies this signal. This could be a computer, repeater or amplifier.

Gigabit Fiber Internet Service Plans

Provider Plan Price Coverage
US Internet 10 Gbps Up/Down $399.00/month
  • Minneapolis, MN
US Internet 1 Gbps Up/Down $65.00/month
  • Minneapolis, MN
Google Fiber 1 Gbps Up/Down $70.00/month
  • Austin, TX
  • Kansas City, KS
  • Provo, UT
CenturyLink 1 Gbps Up/Down $79.95/month
  • Columbia/Jefferson City, MO
  • Denver, CO
  • Las Vegas, NV
  • Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN
  • Omaha, NE
  • Orlando, FL
  • Portland, OR
  • Salt Lake City, UT
  • Seattle, WA
AT&T U-verse 1 Gbps Up/Down $70.00/month
  • Austin, TX
  • Dallas-Fort Worth, TX
  • Raleigh & Winston-Salem, NC
Cincinnati Bell 1 Gbps Down/250 Mbps Up $69.99/month
  • Cincinnati, OH
Grande Communications 1 Gbps Up/Down $64.99/month
  • Austin, TX
  • Buda, TX
North State 1 Gbps Down/30 Mbps Up $70/month
  • High Point, NC
  • Thomasville, NC
  • Archdale, NC
  • Randleman, NC
  • Jamestown, NC
  • Trinity, NC
  • Greensboro, NC
  • Kernersville, NC
Fiber Optic Internet Providers by Zip Code

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