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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 96 Mbps for download speeds and 23 Mbps for upload speeds for Optimum customers over 503,327 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 May 12 2022
ProviderDownload SpeedUpload Speed
Optimum
Cable
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96 Mbps23 Mbps
Verizon
DSL
Fiber
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168 Mbps98 Mbps
Spectrum
Cable
Fiber
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127 Mbps11 Mbps
* Data from speed tests taken in the last 3 months

Internet Providers in Brooklyn, NY

Optimum

Cable

Download Speed

96Mbps

Upload Speed

23Mbps

Overview

Optimum is the most popular provider in Brooklyn offering cable internet service. Users have been getting 96 Mbps for download speeds and 23 Mbps for upload speeds over 503,327 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. 31% of users saw download speeds between 100-250 Mbps, and 46% of users saw upload speeds between 25-50 Mbps.

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Verizon

DSL
Fiber

Download Speed

168Mbps

Upload Speed

98Mbps

Overview

Verizon is the 2nd most popular provider in Brooklyn offering DSL and fiber internet service. Users have been getting 168 Mbps for download speeds and 98 Mbps for upload speeds over 304,200 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 31% of users saw upload speeds between 100-250 Mbps.

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Spectrum

Cable
Fiber

Download Speed

127Mbps

Upload Speed

11Mbps

Overview

Spectrum is the 3rd most popular provider in Brooklyn offering cable and fiber internet service. Users have been getting 127 Mbps for download speeds and 11 Mbps for upload speeds over 111,362 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. 37% of users saw download speeds between 100-250 Mbps, and 53% of users saw upload speeds between 10-25 Mbps.

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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.