Good question — and not one DirecTV apparently likes to answer, because their speeds — while faster than dial-up — still severely lacks when compared to Cable or DSL providers.
Up until last year, DirecTV Internet averaged out around 1.5mbps (megabits per second).
DirecTV Internet has an average latency of 500ms.
What Internet service does directv use?
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Is directv Internet fast?
Speed. DirecTV Internet offers three download speeds: 516 Kbps, 1 Mbps and 1.5 Mbps. The highest speed offered is around 30 times faster than dial-up Internet.
Is Direct TV any good?
The good news is DirecTV Now offers a good, affordable channel package. Live a Little — $35/month (60+ channels) Just Right — $50/month (80+ channels)
How much does directv really cost?
Technically, yes. There is a DIRECTV Family Package that costs only $29.99 per month and includes over 50 channels. However, it is probably NOT actually the best option for most families. That’s because for an additional $5 per month, you can get DIRECTV Select All Included, which includes over 155(!) channels.