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What Internet speed is right for my family?

​High Speed Internet has come very far, very fast! Depending upon where you live, you could subscribe to speeds up to 1GIG! But do you need to pay for that much power? There are so many things to factor in when determining the best fit for your home:

How many smartphones are there?
Do you stream movies?
Do you have gamers at home?
How many devices use Internet, such as appliances?

So, just how much speed do you need?

Use this chart to calculate your needs.

Light Use

Basic functions: email, browsing, basic video, VoIP, Internet radio

Moderate Use

Basic functions plus one high-demand application: Streaming HD video, multiparty video conferencing, online gaming, telecommuting

High Use

Basic functions plus more than one high-demand application running at the same time

1 user on 1 device

3 – 8 Mbps

3 – 8 Mbps

12 – 25 Mbps
2 users or devices at a time 3 – 8 Mbps 12 – 25 Mbps 12 – 25+ Mbps
3 users or devices at a time 12 – 25 Mbps 12 – 25 Mbps 25+ Mbps
4 users or devices at a time 12 – 25 Mbps 25+ Mbps 25+ Mbps

Chart provided by the FCC.

FCC Chart Newport Minnesota

Chart provided by the FCC.

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