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AT&T GigaPower gives new meaning to high speed Internet

shutterstock_165781631We all want a faster, more reliable Internet connection, right? AT&T is living up to those wants and beyond with GigaPower, which offers speeds up to 1 Gbps on AT&T’s reliable network.1

What is AT&T GigaPower?

AT&T GigaPower is high speed Internet delivered on a 100% fiber optic network. The result is a reliable connection up to 20x faster than cable, for a price comparable to many cable Internet options.2

So far, coverage is available only in select areas, but AT&T plans to expand service into more cities across the US in the coming years. Customers in current and future AT&T GigaPower service areas can look forward to some of the fastest Internet speeds available.

Speeds up to 1 Gbps mean less buffering and quicker downloading

What do you use the internet for? Streaming and downloading TV and movies? Updating social media and reading the news? Online gaming? Probably all of the above. With speeds up to 1 Gbps, you can do all of your favorite online activities faster and on more devices at once.

Here’s a look at what speeds up to 1 Gbps could mean for your home:

  • Significantly less buffering when streaming video, even in HD or 4K
  • Little-to-no lagging when playing real-time, multiplayer games online
  • Connecting numerous devices without major disruptions to speed
  • Downloading 25 songs in one second*
  • Downloading a full-length, HD movie in 34 seconds*

*Speed/time examples are estimates

If that sounds like the Internet you’ve been waiting for, you may not have to wait much longer. AT&T GigaPower is already available in many areas, with many more soon to come.

Where is AT&T GigaPower available?

AT&T GigaPower is now available to millions of people across the US. Currently, service areas include metro areas throughout 10 states, including significant portions of California, Texas, Florida and the Carolinas. Expansion plans will bring GigaPower service to more areas of these states, as well as areas throughout the Southeast and Midwest.

AT&T GigaPower may be in your neighborhood soon

AT&T GigaPower may not be available in your area yet, but that doesn’t mean it will never be. AT&T is working to expand their GigaPower service areas so more users can experience exceptionally-fast Internet service. Find out if GigaPower is available in your area. If it is, what are you waiting for? Go ahead and upgrade your Internet plan here!

 

Sources:

https://www.att.com/shop/internet/gigapower/coverage-map.html

http://www.download-time.com/

http://www.computerworld.com/article/3012268/networking/atandt-gigapower-fiber-expanding-to-38-more-cities.html

 

1Internet speed claims represent maximum network service capability speeds. Actual customer speeds may vary and are not guaranteed.  Actual speeds vary based on factors including site traffic, content provider server capacity, internal network management factors, and device capabilities. Max speeds may not be realized if 2 or more HD shows viewed at same time.  For more info, go to att.com/speed101

2Available in select AT&T areas. More than 20x faster based on a maximum download speed of AT&T GigaPower service (up to 1Gbps) vs. weighted average cable Internet customer’s speed of major U.S. cable providers (<40Mbps) per the FCC 2015 Measuring Broadband America – Fixed Broadband Report. Actual speeds may vary.