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Level up your home internet plan with speeds up to 5 Gigs (that’s more than 5,000 Mbps, folks)*. From fiber to Wi-Fi to satellite, EarthLink provides reliable connections you can count on for all your web needs.
No data caps on most service plans
No price increase after 12 months
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Download speeds up to 5 Gigs per second (5000 Mbps)*
It’s more than speed and reliability. EarthLink is here to make your internet experience safer, easier and more affordable. Whether it’s keeping your data protected, helping you manage your smart devices or safeguarding your children from online threats, EarthLink is ready to help.
In today’s digital age, your internet connection needs to be secure no matter what. Whether it’s blocking viruses, keeping data safe or connecting you to a VPN, EarthLink’s expertise will connect you to security you can trust.
If you’re like us, you’ve probably got a few gadgets and gizmos at home. From smart TVs to watches to tablets, if it’s IoT, we’ve got the experts to walk you through the bugs remotely.
Your children want to use the internet, but you also want to keep them safe. With EarthLink Guardian, powered by Bark, you can do both. Monitor your kid’s internet usage, limit access to websites, screen time, and more!
Wherever you are, you deserve an Internet Service Provider that shows up with the best price and speed that works for you. Enjoy the speed, safety and reliability everyone in your home will get behind.
Call or chat with us today to get high-speed internet in Hickory, North Carolina.
Put your internet connection to the test.
There are many ways to get internet including DSL, cable, fiber optic, and satellite. Not all services are available in all areas, though. Cable and fiber optic internet is typically limited to urban and suburban areas. DSL extends coverage further through phone lines, while satellite internet service can beam internet to almost anyone across the country.
Below are other types of internet services that EarthLink offers:
The best choice for rural and remote internet you can depend on, paired with the right plan for you.
Living in hard-to-reach areas doesn’t mean an internet desert anymore. We can keep you connected to what matters most.
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At EarthLink we pride ourselves on three things: our speed, our service and our relationship with you. Depending on the speed available in your city, EarthLink has three main options: Fiber, Wireless and Satellite Internet.
Our fastest internet plan, EarthLink Fiber, is now available in Hickory, North Carolina with speeds up to 5 Gigs (i.e. you could download a movie while live-streaming Fortnite on Twitch and FaceTime your grandparents with ease and no data caps).
Our most popular Hickory home internet plan offers 300 Mbps — perfect for working, surfing and streaming from home with family and friends. Our best value plan offers 100 Mbps, giving you high-speed internet for a price you love.
Whatever speed or plan you choose, EarthLink is here to provide you with the best.
At EarthLink, a secure internet connection is at the top of our mind. Using NortonLifeLock, a cybersecurity software, and tools like VPN that secures your data, EarthLink will keep your personal and professional information out of the hands of bad actors.
That way, you can get back to browsing, streaming and enjoying the internet on your computer, smartphone, tablets and other connected devices with peace of mind.
If you're a gamer looking for a new internet provider in Hickory, you're probably scouring the web with questions like:
The best internet speed for streaming and gaming will always be the fastest available, fiber internet. You're in luck, because EarthLink's Fiber Internet serves speeds up to 5 Gigs (that's 5,000 MBPS!).
You can't enjoy games like Elden Ring with friends or watch Ninja on Twitch with an unreliable internet connection. Think you're experiencing a slowdown or throttling? Take our free internet speed test and find out.
Keep in mind that if you're a frequent gamer or streamer, internet plans with data caps probably aren't for you. Our Fiber Internet plan offers the highest download and upload speeds available with unlimited data. It's the perfect choice for streaming video and enhancing your gaming experience. When it comes to choosing the best internet service provider in Hickory for gaming, EarthLink is the easy winner.
We can transfer your current internet service or help you pick the best plan for you.
Contact one of our Internet Experts to help you get set up at your new address.
Whether it’s Fiber, Wireless, or Satellite Internet, EarthLink has a solution for you.
* Actual speeds may vary based on network activity, configuration, and other factors. Subject to availability. Equipment fees, taxes and other fees and restrictions may apply.
** Free 30-Day Trial: You will automatically be billed after the 30-day free trial. Cancellation must be by phone before the next billing period begins to prevent further charges. More information for 30-day trials can be found here: Protect, Guardian, EasyTech.