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The Most Popular Astound Broadband
Internet Plans for Every Home

600 Mbps Internet

$29.99 /mo*

For 12 months. Includes $5 discount for 12 months w/ ebill & autopay. Equipment priced separately.
  • Download speeds up to 600 Mbps
  • Best for multi-device streaming
  • No contract required

1200 Mbps Internet

$49.99 /mo*

For 12 months. Includes $5 discount for 12 months w/ ebill & autopay. Equipment priced separately.
  • Download speeds up to 1200 Mbps
  • Top speed plan
  • No contract required

940 Mbps Internet + Digital Basic TV

$44.17 /mo*

For 12 months. Includes $5 discount for 12 months w/ ebill & autopay. Multi-product discount applies. Equipment priced separately.
  • Download speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Digital Basic TV with 70+ channels
  • Enjoy SHOWTIME® & The Movie Channel OR STARZ® for a year
  • No contract required

Internet speeds, channels, pricing and packages are subject to change. Not all services available in all areas.


Here’s Our Internet Speed Breakdown

It’s all about the speed, really. Any internet connection that is not fast enough to support your web activities and devices is not worth your time and money. Astound Broadband powered by RCN wins here. Whether you are a basic web surfer or an intensive game player, you’ll be extremely satisfied with our internet speeds, which are delivered through next-level cable systems, competing with fiber! The download speeds start from 300 Mbps and go all the way to 1.2 Gig, depending on the region. Whereas, the upload speeds range from 15 to 20 Mbps across different plans. You can also get the Gig tier for ultimate in-home connectivity. Worried about caps? Don’t be. We give you unlimited streaming, gaming, working, shopping, posting, and listening freedom online that you won’t find anywhere else.


Save More with Our Internet Bundles

How to dial down costs? This question always stays on the mind of any smart shopper. Our company gives you a golden solution. Bundle its internet service with TV and phone, and purchase all three at a reduced cost. Our internet prices are already so affordable. Pair them with the Basic TV service and a Phone with unlimited nationwide calling and you have yourself a perfect Triple Play package with extreme value. Not only that, take advantage of special add-ons and freebies like McAfee® Internet Security Suite with our internet packages, which come free of cost with any Triple Play. Enjoy more for less with Astound Broadband!


What Makes Our Internet So Great?

Fast internet is the demand of the day. Astound Broadband not only promises top-of-the-line internet speeds but it also delivers them through its advanced cable networks. You won’t face any interruption in your streaming experience, neither will your game lag because of high ping rates. Working from home will become seamless. Our home internet is also well within your pocket’s reach, and ideal for both residential and business customers. There are no data restrictions and neither does the provider tie you down with tight contracts. Want wall-to-wall wireless speeds? Add Enhanced Whole Home WiFi to your current plan and try it free for the first 30 days. Find the perfect speed at a price that suits your budget. So, is our internet good? With speed, security, affordability, and other perks under its wing, you bet it is.

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Astound Broadband Internet Equipment You Need to Know About

To power an Astound Broadband internet connection and enjoy breathtaking network speeds, you need to get the right equipment. Luckily, our company gives you two amazing options, here, among others. Lease the Enhanced Whole Home WiFi system, powered by eero, or BYOM – Bring Your Own Modem. Our Whole Home WiFi covers each and every corner of your house, no matter the size. Its TrueMesh technology ensures the greatest signal range, so you can stream, download, surf, or game without facing any sort of lag. The eero app gives you complete control to check data usage, create profiles for family members, give access to passcodes, and install updates or patches for next-level Wi-Fi performance. This service costs only $9.95 per month on top, with the first month free. If you’re using your own modem, here are the hardware recommendations set by Astound Broadband:

Minimum Speed Recommended Modem Type Downstream Channels
Up to 250 Mbps DOCSIS 3.0 8 – 16
330 Mbps or higher DOCSIS 3.0 24
500 Mbps or more DOCSIS 3.1 32

*Currently the Motorola MB8600 is not compatible with the Astound Broadband network. We continue to work with the manufacturers to certify the modems and will update when this is completed. EURODOCSIS cable modems are not supported in the United States.

Besides this, we also give a standard modem and WiFi gateway for a combined monthly charge. You can install it yourself with the complimentary kit (visit https://www.rcn.com/hub/help/self-installation-guide/ for more information), or appoint an SCTE certified technician by contacting our internet customer service any time you want.

Feel Safer with UsInternet Security Solutions

The World Wide Web hides countless threats that lurk in the shadows and spy on you. Once you get our internet, all your worries will simply…vanish. Yes, this service provider ensures the highest level of online security for its customers. How? Through its threat-prevention plans and services, that come riding atop its high-speed internet connection. The first in line is eero Secure+, which blankets your in-home WiFi with advanced security shields. Next, we have McAfee® Internet Security Suite, which brings state-of-the-art antivirus protection, special firewall features, and parental control to your PC and other connected devices, so you and your family can browse safely online. We also hand out a complete 12-in-1 security package in the form of McAfee® Total Protection with standalone plans and with any Triple Play. If you wish to go the extra mile, you can subscribe to the Astound Broadband Service Protection Plan and work from home over a Static IP. Our company makes you feel safer online, so you can stream, play, or transact without being exposed.

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Is Our Internet Reliable?

Every relationship is based on trust. If you don’t have that, you can’t achieve the highest possible satisfaction. The same goes for your internet company. Astound Broadband excels when it comes to reliability. Its customers truly appreciate it for the value it provides and for its thorough customer care. Besides this, the overall internet reviews of the company sound relatively positive when compared to other providers. Most likely to be recommended by its customers, Astound Broadband powered by RCN is definitely a top-range ISP with a high-speed internet service that deeply impresses. Its ‘no contract’ and ‘no data cap’ policy makes it even more likable. We not only promise faster speeds but also ensure that you get to experience them with zero chances of complaint.

Astound Broadband Internet Coverage & Availability

Is Astound Broadband internet in my area? Good question! Currently, we have the largest coverage in the northeastern U.S. states, with Boston, Chicago, New York City, DC Metro, Philadelphia, Luzerne County, and Lehigh Valley being the core areas of service availability. Luzerne County has the lowest, most affordable entry-level plan, i.e. 300 Mbps Internet, for basic web users. For New Yorkers, our internet NYC brings low-cost, high-speed internet bundles. Similarly, Astound Broadband Chicago internet gives amenities on certain plans, which you can use to slash prices even further. Talk about convenient usage! Check out the following table to get a clearer idea about Astound Broadband internet coverage:

internet coverage
Service Download Speed Data Cap Monthly Price* Subscribe
Boston 600 Mbps - 1200 Mbps - $29.99 - $49.99 Call Now
Philadelphia 600 Mbps - 1200 Mbps - $24.99 - $44.99 Call Now
New York 600 Mbps - 1200 Mbps - $34.99 - $54.99 Call Now
Lehigh Valley 600 Mbps - 1200 Mbps - $31.99 - $51.99 Call Now
Chicago 400 Mbps - 1200 Mbps - $34.99 - $54.99 Call Now
DC Metro 600 Mbps - 1200 Mbps - $29.99 - $49.99 Call Now
Luzerne County 300 Mbps - 940 Mbps - $21.99 - $41.99 Call Now

*For 12 months. Includes $5 discount for 12 months w/ ebill & autopay. Equipment priced separately.

Summarizing Our Internet Prices & Packages

Different kinds of internet users have different kinds of internet needs. Some like to use the internet for simple surfing, browsing, emailing, or social media posting. Whereas, others require heavy bandwidth for multiplayer online gaming, simultaneous video streaming, and frequent downloading of large files. For all types of users, we offer the perfect internet plan, whether it is a low-tier speed or a high-tier. Here are all the Astound Broadband internet standalone plans:

Plan Connection Type Download Speed Pricing per month
300 Mbps Internet Cable Up to 300 Mbps $21.99/mo.*
400 Mbps Internet Cable Up to 400 Mbps $34.99/mo.*
600 Mbps Internet Cable Up to 600 Mbps $24.99 - $34.99/mo.*
800 Mbps Internet Cable Up to 800 Mbps $44.99/mo.*
Gig Internet Cable/Fiber Up to 940 Mbps $34.99 - $44.99/mo.*
1.2 Gig Internet Cable/Fiber Up to 1,200 Mbps $44.99 - $54.99/mo*

*For 12 months. Includes $5 discount for 12 months w/ ebill & autopay. Equipment priced separately.

Reach Out to Us Internet Customer Service Today!

Got a query about our internet service? Need help with our internet login? Worried about an internet outage in your area? Leave everything aside and contact the ever-ready Astound Broadband customer service right now, and quench your curiosity. You can reach out to customer support by phone, and talk to the local customer care teams and U.S. based agents anytime you want to. Stay updated on the outage repair process in your area by leaving a comment on our company’s social media profiles: @RCNConnects on Twitter and /RCN on Facebook. You can also read up on all the internet-troubleshooting tips and other FAQs by opening the help.rcn.com knowledge center on your browser. Astound Broadband internet help hub is at your complete disposal. These are the live chat hours for our customer service, in case you’re interested:

Frequently Asked Questions
About Astound Broadband Internet

Astound Broadband internet is a cable broadband service that delivers up to 1.2 Gig speeds in select areas and powers your online performance for a lag-free experience.

You can get Astound Broadband Whole Home WiFi for $12.95/mo. Internet subscription required.

Astound Broadband internet service costs vary from area to area and exclude equipment charges.
Yes, you can self-install Astound Broadband internet with the help of a handy kit. Visit here for more information: https://www.rcn.com/hub/help/self-installation-guide/
No, Astound Broadband internet plans come without definitive data caps.
Astound Broadband Internet speeds vary from area to area, but they are more than enough to support multiple online activities across multiple user devices in a home.

Since Astound Broadband is known for delivering a dependable connectivity and for upholding a credible reputation, it is fair to say that its internet is good for both residential and business users.

Call 1-844-735-2629 to sign up for Astound Broadband internet service. Ask about plans and speeds available in your area. Get the most favorable package with or without add-ons. Your choice.
Yes, Astound Broadband gives you a Speed Test tool to evaluate your internet usage and find the most optimal speed threshold for your household. Use a wired connection, turn off unused devices, close all programs, and hit ‘Test My Internet Speed’.
Yes, you need a modem (preferably DOCSIS 3.0 or above) to translate the high-speed bandwidth transmitted by Astound Broadband internet, and a router to distribute the signals wirelessly in your home.
Yes, Astound Broadband does offer high-speed internet service for residential customers at the most affordable rates. You can also add Whole Home WiFi to your plan for experiencing wireless connectivity.
For a cable connection, Astound Broadband offers Gig speeds at a much more affordable cost overall than Verizon Fios. Besides, the flexibility of its plans and the efficiency of its customer service make Astound Broadband better than Verizon.