The network build is part of Spectrum’s $5 billion, Multi-Year Rural Digital Opportunities Fund (RDOF) Rural Broadband Investment
CHARLOTTE, NC — Spectrum today announced the launch of Spectrum Internet, Mobile, TV and Voice services to more than 220 homes and small businesses in the Caswell County area. Spectrum’s newly built fiber-optic network in Caswell County is part of the company’s nearly $5 billion investment in underserved rural communities, which includes 1.2 billion won in the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) RDOF auction. The company’s RDOF expansion will provide broadband access to an estimated 1 million FCC-estimated customers in 24 states in the coming years.
With a download speed of 1 Gbps, Spectrum Internet Gig is now available throughout the construction site. Spectrum Internet offers an initial speed of 300 Mbps, while Spectrum Internet Ultra provides a download speed of 500 Mbps. For small and medium businesses, Spectrum Business Internet offers download speeds of 300 Mbps, 600 Mbps and 1 Gbps. Local residents and business owners should visit specrumruralexpansion.com for more information on when their home or business can receive Spectrum services.
“Through RDOF, Spectrum is making a multi-year investment to expand gigabit broadband networks to underserved communities across America,” said Jonathan Holt, Spectrum’s Vice President of Construction. “Our commitment allows us to provide the highest value broadband, mobile, TV and voice services available in Caswell County. We provide superior connectivity to local residents and small businesses at highly competitive rates backed by an organization committed to craftsmanship and service.”
ranked by US News & World Report As the Best Rural Internet Service Provider in the 2021-22 rankings, Spectrum Internet also exceeded advertised download and upload speeds for all tiers, according to the FCC’s latest Measuring Broadband Measurement report — even on weekdays between 7 and 11 p.m. America’s Fixed Broadband Report” released in December 2021, even during peak usage between :00 p.m. All Spectrum Internet plans have no data caps, modem fees or contracts.
“Broadband access and affordable service options are essential for communities across North Carolina,” said U.S. Representative Kathy Manning. “I am excited to see Charter’s RDOF expansion, which will provide quality, high-speed service with affordable options for families in need.”
“Universal, accessible and affordable broadband is important for everyone and is a particularly pressing issue in our rural areas,” added state Sen. Greg Meyer. “I appreciate Spectrum’s efforts to quickly build previously underserved areas of North Carolina and offer eligible families affordable options, such as participating in the federal Affordable Connection Program.”
Spectrum Mobile™ available to Spectrum Internet customers only. Combines the fastest overall speeds* With the best devices and a choice of Unlimited or By the Gig data plans, Spectrum Mobile provides customers with a high-quality experience at a great price, including access to nationwide 5G. Customers can bring their own phones or choose from the latest mobile devices and accessories.
Spectrum TV® It brings an extensive lineup of programming to the area with access to over 200 HD channels and 85,000 On Demand movies and shows. Using the Spectrum TV App, viewers can stream content to a growing number of platforms, including iOS and Android mobile devices, Xbox One, Kindle Fire, Samsung Smart TVs, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku and PCs. Spectrum TV customers also get exclusive access to Spectrum Originals, the premier destination for premium original series available on-demand and commercial-free.
Home phone service through Spectrum Voice® Provides unlimited calls in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico and Mexico; up to 28 popular call features, including Call Protection, which helps block unwanted robocalls; and no additional phone taxes or fees.
* The Fastest Total Speed claim is based on combined cellular and WiFi speed test results in the Spectrum service area where Global Wireless Solutions WiFi is available. Mobile speeds vary by location.
About the spectrum
Spectrum is part of Charter Communications, Inc., a leading broadband provider. (NASDAQ:CHTR) is a suite of advanced communications services. Company and cable operator serving more than 32 million customers in 41 states. The company offers a full range of state-of-the-art residential and business services, including Spectrum Internet, over an advanced communications network.®TV, Mobile and Audio.
For small and medium companies, Spectrum Business® Offering the same set of broadband products and services combined with specific features and applications to increase productivity, Spectrum Enterprise provides highly customized, fiber-based solutions for larger enterprises and government agencies. Spectrum reach® delivers advertising and production tailored for the modern media landscape. The company also distributes award-winning news, sports and high-quality original programming to its customers through Spectrum Networks and Spectrum Originals. More information about Charter is available at corporate.charter.com.
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