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Google Fiber internet review: Premium service for a fair price
Julie Denesha/Bloomberg via Getty Images I live in a city where Google Fiber is available, but I’ve not had the opportunity to sign up for the service. Coverage in my hometown of Charlotte, North Carolina, was light before the expansion came to an abrupt halt in 2016. Still, that expansion is back in full force , and I’m holding onto hope that Google Fiber will eventually come to my neighborhood. I’ll sign up if it does because the value is too good to pass up.
When I say “value,” I’m not necessarily talking about cheap internet . Google Fiber has one of the highest starting prices of any top ISP . However, you get what you pay for, as speeds start at 1,000 megabits per second, aka gigabit service . Add in customer-friendly perks like unlimited data and no contract requirements — as well as free equipment rental, a more uncommon one — and the premium cost becomes more justified, the value more apparent. Get the CNET TVs, Streaming and Audio newsletter
As one who appreciates high-speed internet and is willing to pay a little more for it, I’d say Google Fiber is worth checking out. Few fiber providers , […]