In West Helena there are 2 internet service providers, with Suddenlink Communications being the most popular. Suddenlink Communications offers cable internet service. In recent tests, Suddenlink Communications customers had an average download speed of 105 Mbps and an average upload speed of 10 Mbps. In addition to Suddenlink Communications, DSL and fixed wireless internet service is also available from AT&T.
While our research has shown these to be the real speeds that users experience, there are many factors that can affect the actual download and upload speeds you will encounter. These may include the type of internet connection you have, the distance between your device and the router, the number of users on the network, and the strength of the signal.
AT&T is the 2nd most popular provider in West Helena offering DSL and fixed wireless internet service. Users have been getting 90 Mbps for download speeds and 66 Mbps for upload speeds over 20 recent tests.
AT&T has the 2nd fastest average download speed, the fastest average upload speed, and the lowest latency out of all of the providers in West Helena. 31% of users saw download speeds between 50-100 Mbps, and 36% of users saw upload speeds slower than 5 Mbps.
|Date||Download Speed||Upload Speed||Latency|
|September 18, 2023||91 Mbps||8 Mbps||29 ms|
|September 13, 2023||90 Mbps||92 Mbps||38 ms|
|September 10, 2023||80 Mbps||194 Mbps||40 ms|
|August 30, 2023||130 Mbps||534 Mbps||38 ms|
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