Top HTML5 Internet Speed Test Results in Rhode Island

Speed test results show an average of 34.67 Mbps download and 27.34 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.
Smithfield 40 Mbps 48 Mbps
Providence 30 Mbps 31 Mbps
Barrington 45 Mbps 15 Mbps
Warwick 47 Mbps 35 Mbps
Pawtucket 43 Mbps 39 Mbps
Westerly 41 Mbps 14 Mbps
Cranston 54 Mbps 46 Mbps
Woonsocket 46 Mbps 38 Mbps
Johnston 37 Mbps 43 Mbps
North Providence 36 Mbps 29 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 29Mbps 13Mbps North Kingstown 43Mbps 31Mbps
East Providence 39Mbps 31Mbps Westerly 38Mbps 19Mbps
Wakefield 34Mbps 31Mbps Central Falls 27Mbps 31Mbps
East Greenwich 38Mbps 34Mbps Portsmouth 40Mbps 25Mbps
Lincoln 40Mbps 27Mbps Riverside 39Mbps 43Mbps
Barrington 41Mbps 14Mbps Middletown 40Mbps 15Mbps
Tiverton 43Mbps 13Mbps North Providence 30Mbps 24Mbps
Narragansett 30Mbps 23Mbps Smithfield 28Mbps 24Mbps
North Smithfield 48Mbps 24Mbps Warren 38Mbps 15Mbps
North Scituate 48Mbps 46Mbps Charlestown 45Mbps 29Mbps

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
2017-09-01 33 Mbps 29 Mbps desktop
2017-10-01 38 Mbps 41 Mbps desktop
2017-11-01 33 Mbps 28 Mbps desktop
2017-12-01 29 Mbps 34 Mbps desktop
2018-01-01 35 Mbps 33 Mbps desktop
2018-02-01 45 Mbps 29 Mbps desktop
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 55 Mbps 58 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 . 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 […]


3 . 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 […]


4 . 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 […]


5 . 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 […]


6 . 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 […]


7 . 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 […]


8 . 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 […]


9 . 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 […]


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 34.67

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 21 Internet providers in Rhode Island
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