100% Fiber Network Powered by AT&T Fiber Expands in Orange County Area
Ultra-Fast Internet Speeds Available to Homes, Apartments and Small Business Locations in Additional Orange County Area Cities
ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. March 23, 2017 —AT&T is now offering a 1 gigabit connection on our 100% fiber network powered by AT&T FiberSM to customer locations in the Orange County area, including in parts of Brea, Costa Mesa, Santa Ana and surrounding areas.
Our fastest internet speed, AT&T Internet 1000, is now available to nearly 125,000 homes, apartments and small businesses in the Greater Los Angeles Metro area, including at over 340 multifamily area properties, such as The Paseos at Magnolia, Palisades and 1000 Grand Avenue.
In the Los Angeles Metro area, we previously announced ultra-fast internet speeds available in parts of Anaheim, Arcadia, Corona, Eastvale, Fontana, Glendale, Irvine, Los Angeles, Orange County, Palmdale and Riverside surrounding communities. We plan to expand access to ultra-fast internet speeds in parts of Garden Grove and Gardena in the future.
The Los Angeles Metro area is one of 51 metros nationwide where our ultra-fast internet service is currently available. We plan to reach at least 67 metros with our fastest internet service.
We market our ultra-fast service to nearly 4 million customer locations, of which over 650,000 include apartments and condo units. We plan to reach 12.5 million locations by mid-2019.
“Orange County continues to see rapid evolution in innovation and technology and we recognize the desire for residents and businesses to have faster internet,” said Richard Porras, AVP External Affairs, AT&T California. “We are proud to announce that our 100% fiber network will be coming to selected locations throughout Orange County to provide residents, visitors, and businesses with faster internet speeds and higher quality of life”
“With a booming technology and innovation sector and world class academic institutions in Orange County, it is critical to have the fastest available internet speeds,” said Lucy Dunn, President and CEO of the Orange County Business Council. “AT&T’s Fiber network will allow us to continue to innovate and continue to grow our economy for the benefit of those who live, work and play in our region.”
Internet-only pricing for customers who choose AT&T Internet 1000, our fastest speed tier on our 100% fiber network, starts as low as $80 a month with a 12-month commitment. Customers may be able to add one of our award-winning DIRECTV or U-verse TV services. We have single, double and triple play offers to fit each customer’s needs.
Internet customers on the 100% fiber network have access to our latest Wi-Fi technology. They can enjoy our best in-home experience with faster Wi-Fi speeds and broad coverage to seamlessly connect all their devices.
What can I do with a service that starts with a 1 gig connection?
These internet speeds are 20x faster than the average cable customer.5 You can download 25 songs in 1 second or your favorite 90-minute HD movie in less than 34 seconds.6 Customers can enjoy our fastest upload and download speeds.
You can also quickly access and stream the latest online movies, music and games. These ultra-fast speeds let you easily telecommute, video-conference, upload and download photos and videos, and connect faster to the cloud.
What is AT&T Fiber?
The 100% fiber network under the AT&T Fiber umbrella brand lets customers choose from a range of internet speeds, all over an ultra-fast internet connection. This network is just one of the network technologies we plan to use to connect customers as a part of AT&T Fiber.
Frost & Sullivan recently recognized AT&T for its leadership in high-speed internet services. It awarded AT&T the 2016 Company of the Year Award for Broadband Access. The analyst firm praised AT&T for “rapidly evolving into a new form of telecommunications company; one that is based on the delivery of broadband access, both fixed and mobile, as well as services that ride that access.”
For more information on AT&T Fiber, visit att.com/getfiber.
AT&T in Los Angeles Metro Area:
AT&T has invested more than $2.1 billion in its wireless and wireline networks in the Los Angeles Metro Area between 2013 through 2015. This drives upgrades to reliability, coverage, speed and performance for residents and business customers.