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Internet Speeds in Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn residents have 3 internet providers to choose from. Optimum is the most popular provider, offering cable internet service. In our research, we have been seeing 116 Mbps for download speeds and 23 Mbps for upload speeds for Optimum customers over 278,133 recent tests. Verizon and Spectrum also have coverage in Brooklyn, although they are not as popular as Optimum. These providers offer DSL, fiber and cable internet service.

See more detailed speed and coverage data below.

Last updated on November 27, 2022
ProviderDownload SpeedUpload SpeedLatency
Optimum
Cable
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116 Mbps23 Mbps7 ms
Verizon
DSL
Fiber
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192 Mbps102 Mbps5 ms
Spectrum
Cable
Fiber
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141 Mbps11 Mbps9 ms
* Data from speed tests taken in the last 3 months

Internet Providers in Brooklyn, NY

Optimum

Cable

Download Speed

116Mbps

Upload Speed

23Mbps

Latency

7ms

Overview

Optimum is the most popular provider in Brooklyn offering cable internet service. Users have been getting 116 Mbps for download speeds and 23 Mbps for upload speeds over 278,133 recent tests.

Speed Breakdown

Optimum has the 3rd fastest average download speeds and the 2nd fastest average upload speeds out of all of the providers in Brooklyn. 30% of users saw download speeds between 100-250 Mbps, and 45% of users saw upload speeds between 25-50 Mbps.

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Recent Speed Tests

DateDownload SpeedUpload SpeedLatency
November 23, 2022191 Mbps38 Mbps43 ms
November 23, 202292 Mbps11 Mbps199 ms
November 18, 202259 Mbps22 Mbps19 ms
November 16, 202243 Mbps4 Mbps22 ms
November 15, 202234 Mbps51 Mbps11 ms
November 15, 2022132 Mbps37 Mbps7 ms
November 15, 202270 Mbps26 Mbps8 ms
November 15, 2022239 Mbps36 Mbps10 ms
November 15, 2022131 Mbps36 Mbps6 ms
November 15, 202274 Mbps21 Mbps12 ms

Verizon

DSL
Fiber

Download Speed

192Mbps

Upload Speed

102Mbps

Latency

5ms

Overview

Verizon is the 2nd most popular provider in Brooklyn offering DSL and fiber internet service. Users have been getting 192 Mbps for download speeds and 102 Mbps for upload speeds over 147,555 recent tests.

Speed Breakdown

Verizon has the fastest average download speeds and the fastest average upload speeds out of all of the providers in Brooklyn. 29% of users saw download speeds between 250-500 Mbps, and 27% of users saw upload speeds between 100-250 Mbps.

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Recent Speed Tests

DateDownload SpeedUpload SpeedLatency
November 25, 2022138 Mbps21 Mbps92 ms
November 22, 2022137 Mbps54 Mbps94 ms
November 22, 2022121 Mbps138 Mbps156 ms
November 21, 2022137 Mbps26 Mbps92 ms
November 15, 2022123 Mbps46 Mbpsn/a ms
November 15, 2022306 Mbps330 Mbpsn/a ms
November 15, 202250 Mbps5 Mbps8 ms
November 15, 2022107 Mbps2 Mbps13 ms
November 15, 20226 Mbps4 Mbpsn/a ms
November 15, 2022627 Mbps227 Mbpsn/a ms

Spectrum

Cable
Fiber

Download Speed

141Mbps

Upload Speed

11Mbps

Latency

9ms

Overview

Spectrum is the 3rd most popular provider in Brooklyn offering cable and fiber internet service. Users have been getting 141 Mbps for download speeds and 11 Mbps for upload speeds over 65,189 recent tests.

Speed Breakdown

Spectrum has the 2nd fastest average download speeds and the 3rd fastest average upload speeds out of all of the providers in Brooklyn. 32% of users saw download speeds between 250-500 Mbps, and 59% of users saw upload speeds between 10-25 Mbps.

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Recent Speed Tests

DateDownload SpeedUpload SpeedLatency
November 15, 2022159 Mbps23 Mbps9 ms
November 15, 202292 Mbps25 Mbps6 ms
November 15, 202277 Mbps24 Mbps16 ms
November 15, 2022673 Mbps20 Mbps4 ms
November 15, 202288 Mbps12 Mbps17 ms
November 15, 2022132 Mbps16 Mbps17 ms
November 15, 2022104 Mbps23 Mbpsn/a ms
November 15, 2022210 Mbps12 Mbpsn/a ms
November 15, 2022442 Mbps19 Mbps16 ms
November 15, 2022210 Mbps11 Mbpsn/a ms

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Frequently Asked Questions

What internet providers are available in Brooklyn, NY?

Optimum, Verizon and Spectrum currently operate in Brooklyn.

What is the most popular internet provider in Brooklyn, NY?

Optimum is currently the most popular internet provider in Brooklyn based on the number of speed tests in the last 3 months.

What is the fastest internet provider in Brooklyn, NY?

The fastest internet provider for you is going to differ based on your needs, and which providers actually serve your home. However, when it comes to the real speeds users in Brooklyn are getting, Verizon provides the fastest download speeds and Verizon provides the fastest upload speeds.

Is there fiber internet in Brooklyn, NY?

Verizon and Spectrum provide fiber internet in Brooklyn.