Top HTML5 Internet Speed Test Results in Rhode Island

Speed test results show an average of 42.86 Mbps download and 28.84 Mbps upload speeds across all mobile, tablet, and desktop devices tested. Take a look at the charts below for an at-a-glance view of of speed test results by device. ViaSat, Inc., AT&T, Time Warner and Verizon Wireless are among the many Internet Service Providers (ISPs) delivering broadband to United States.

BETA: The chart data is based on tests taken from a wide range of devices using varying operating systems and browsers. The test results reveal the actual bandwidth the user received at the time of the test. Check back regularly to take advantage of our latest features and added server locations, or fill out the contact form on the speed test page and we'll keep you in the loop!

Nearby Rhode Island Internet Speeds by City

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Research Desktop & Mobile Internet speeds for nearby cities in Rhode Island. You can also view the data by table and graph over a 7 day, 3 months and 12 month time frame.

Research Desktop & Mobile Internet speeds for nearby cities in Rhode Island. You can also view the data by table and graph over a 7 day, 3 months and 12 month time frame.
Providence 30 Mbps 25 Mbps
Warwick 53 Mbps 35 Mbps
Smithfield 33 Mbps 43 Mbps
Pawtucket 60 Mbps 56 Mbps
Cranston 67 Mbps 40 Mbps
Newport 31 Mbps 13 Mbps
Woonsocket 56 Mbps 52 Mbps
North Smithfield 51 Mbps 20 Mbps
Tiverton 54 Mbps 20 Mbps
Middletown 45 Mbps 25 Mbps

Rhode Island Internet Providers & Internet Products by City

Rhode Island Internet Upload and Download Speeds by City

Discover Internet Speeds for various Rhode Island cities, find out more about our speed test data and internet provider info each each city by following the links below.
Location Download Upload Location Download Upload
Bristol 53Mbps 19Mbps North Kingstown 47Mbps 33Mbps
East Providence 42Mbps 29Mbps Westerly 44Mbps 32Mbps
Wakefield 49Mbps 36Mbps Central Falls 44Mbps 38Mbps
East Greenwich 74Mbps 43Mbps Portsmouth 35Mbps 9Mbps
Lincoln 60Mbps 32Mbps Riverside 45Mbps 40Mbps
Barrington 56Mbps 14Mbps Middletown 51Mbps 18Mbps
Tiverton 46Mbps 12Mbps North Providence 32Mbps 26Mbps
Narragansett 50Mbps 36Mbps Smithfield 23Mbps 14Mbps
North Smithfield 48Mbps 23Mbps Warren 40Mbps 12Mbps
North Scituate 60Mbps 62Mbps Rumford 44Mbps 27Mbps

Historical Rhode Island Internet Speeds Over Time

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This is the historical Internet Speed for Rhode Island. You can break the data down by Desktop or Mobile and view the data by table and graph over a 7 day, 3 months and 12 month time frame

This is the historical Internet Speed for Rhode Island. You can break the data down by Desktop or Mobile and view the data by table and graph over a 7 day, 3 months and 12 month time frame
2018-03-01 56 Mbps 36 Mbps desktop
2018-04-01 44 Mbps 33 Mbps desktop
2018-05-01 49 Mbps 30 Mbps desktop
2018-06-01 34 Mbps 43 Mbps desktop
2018-07-01 54 Mbps 28 Mbps desktop
2018-08-01 46 Mbps 34 Mbps desktop
2018-09-01 40 Mbps 30 Mbps desktop
2018-10-01 41 Mbps 29 Mbps desktop
2018-11-03 64 Mbps 38 Mbps desktop
2018-12-03 54 Mbps 44 Mbps desktop
2019-01-01 44 Mbps 29 Mbps desktop
2019-02-01 45 Mbps 34 Mbps desktop
2019-03-01 63 Mbps 64 Mbps desktop

Latest Internet Broadband News for Rhode Island

1 . AT&T introduces an Internet Bill of Rights

Of course, the issues around the FCC Net Neutrality repeal continue unabated. Ajit Pai’s move remains unpopular with Americans of all political stripes. In fact, the governor of a red state, Montana, recently issued a “repeal of the repeal.” Additionally, AT&T introduced an Internet Bill of Rights with an eye towards codifying this nebulous issue […]


2 . Home Smartphone Internet Usage Grows

An increasing number of Americans use their smartphone as the primary source of Internet access within their home. This finding comes from a recent report by the Pew Research Center released at the end of April. With the advent of 5G technology nigh, this smartphone Internet trend is only expected to grow. Let’s dive into […]


3 . Worldwide Internet Speed on the Rise

If your Internet connection seems a little faster the past few years, there’s good reason. A new study reveals the average worldwide Internet speed increased 23 percent over the twelve-month period from May 2017 to May 2018. The study involved 163 million tests using ISPs located all over the planet. The planet’s average Internet speed […]


4 . Comcast boosts its Gigabit Internet Service Footprint

Not to be outdone by AT&T and Google Fiber, Comcast is expanding its gigabit Internet service across the Northeast. The company’s move follows a similar expansion in other areas of the country. The massive telecom and entertainment firm likely hopes to lessen the effects of cord cutting on its subscriber base. News about the growth of […]


5 . AT&T Watch – a New TV Streaming Service

AT&T plans to introduce a new TV streaming service with an attractive price of only $15 per month. The initial announcement of AT&T Watch actually happened on the witness stand. Company chief, Randall Stephenson mentioned it as part of his testimony in the federal antitrust case regarding their attempted acquisition of Time Warner. News about […]


6 . Streaming Media Players are the Rage

Americans continue their growing love affair with streaming media players. According to a recent study, these devices – Roku, Amazon TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, etc. – are now in almost 40 percent of all U.S. homes with broadband service. Cord-cutting consumers prefer to stream TV shows and movies instead of paying a large monthly cable bill. News […]


7 . New Netflix Ultra HD Video Plan in the Works?

Perhaps a new Netflix Ultra HD service is in the offing? The streaming content provider hopes to add a new service tier focused on 4K video. This move makes sense with many of the OTT streaming services, like DirecTV Now and Sling TV, also raising prices. Perhaps they feel as prices rise, providing more value […]


8 . Windstream and DirecTV Now attract Cord-Cutters

More subscribers continue to forego their cable or satellite TV service in favor of streaming. This gives an opportunity to Internet service providers to offer solutions to attract these cord-cutters. Windstream and DirecTV Now appear to be one pairing aimed at doing just that. This broadband and streaming TV bundle offered by Windstream is aimed at […]


9 . Charter Spectrum Apple TV App coming this Year

We recently discussed how ISPs continue to make it easier for customers to stream TV over the Internet. Windstream partnered with DirecTV Now and AT&T, while Verizon is looking at a similar OTT offering for their new 5G service. Not to be outdone, a Charter Spectrum Apple TV app is coming later this year. Apple themselves […]


10 . Verizon 5G plans on using OTT Video Streaming Service

With mobile 5G technology poised for a commercial rollout, wireless providers continue to devise their companion digital TV strategies. Verizon 5G plans include an OTT video streaming product instead of their traditional TV services. This is a similar approach as Windstream bundling DirecTV Now with their high-speed Internet service. It appears the emergence of 5G is […]


Rhode Island Internet Speed on Average 42.86

97.6% of Population with access to over 1000Mbps
97.9% of Rhode Island with access to Fiber Optic & Fiber Providers
99.4% of Population with 3 or more Internet Provider choices
There are 22 Internet providers in Rhode Island
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