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Verizon Fios vs. Comcast Xfinity?

Sorry, there’s no comparison to Fios.

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Verizon Fios vs. Comcast Xfinity?

Sorry, there’s no comparison to Fios.

Learn more

Verizon Fios vs. Comcast Xfinity?

Sorry, there’s no comparison to Fios.

Learn more
 
  

A better way to enjoy the internet.

At speeds that leave Xfinity in the dust.

With 50/50 Mbps Fios, you can upload a 4-minute, 30MB video in less than 5 seconds.*

Have Comcast cable’s 25/5 Mbps speed? You’ll wait 48 seconds to see your video. That’s almost 10 times slower!

Don’t be taken in by the claims of other network providers. The truth is, all networks are not created equal.

Check out the difference below for yourself.

*Upload time estimates based on maximum connection speeds. Actual speeds will vary.

Fios vs. Xfinity
 
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Fastest internet speeds available*
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100% fiber-optic network
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Equal upload and download speeds
(up to 500/500 Mbps)
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Fastest Wi-Fi available*
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TV #1 in customer ratings for HD picture quality**

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TV #1 in customer ratings for signal reliability**

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100% fiber-optic network much

less susceptible to inclement weather

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*Speeds up to 940 Mbps download and 880 upload available in select areas of NY, NJ, Philadelphia, PA, Boston, MA and Norfolk and Richmond, VA. Symmetrical speeds up to 500/500 Mbps available in other Fios areas.

**2016 American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) for Subscription TV Service.

The Fios difference.

When comparing Verizon Fios to Comcast Xfinity, let's look at the facts:

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The latest technology.

Unlike Comcast, which uses coaxial cables, Fios is backed by a 100% fiber-optic network to the home, offering the fastest possible speeds.

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More bandwith.

Unlike cable customers, Fios customers get upload speeds as fast as their download speeds—so you can post videos and photos, game and video-chat virtually lag-free.

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The best of TV. Your way.

With Fios Custom TV, you can pick the plan you want based on the types of channels you watch; your personal viewing preferences; and add-on packs such as Sports, Family and Movies.

See how regular Cable TV stacks up against Fios fiber-optic network
See how regular Cable TV stacks up against Fios fiber-optic network

How Fios stacks up

See how Fios ranks across the board against cable TV providers. A 100% fiber-optic network truly changes everything.

Awards are good.

Awards from our customers are better.

Single JD Power Award

“Highest Residential Internet Service Satisfaction in the East, Four Years in a Row”^

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Fios is more likely than Comcast to be recommended by customers to friends and family.*

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America's most preferred internet and TV service provider.**

^ Source: Verizon received the highest numerical score among 6 companies in the East in the J.D. Power 2013-2016 U.S. Residential Internet Service Provider Satisfaction Study. 2016 study based on 24,203 total responses, measuring the opinions of customers with their internet service provider, surveyed November 2015- July 2016. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com.

* Reprinted from www.pcmag.com with permission. ©2016 Ziff Davis, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Based on PCMag.com’s Readers Choice Survey customer ratings of ISP performance.

** 451 Research, LLC. Based on Leading Indicator Jan 2016 ISP & Sept 2016 TV surveys among a panel of educated consumers. For more go to 451research.com/vz

Fios is not cable. We’re wired differently.

Verizon offers a better way of enjoying the internet, with revolutionary speeds for all your devices, flexible TV packages with premium entertainment, and home phone that's like you personal assistant.

With Fios, you get all the power, performance and reliability of a 100% fiber-optic network straight to your home. Comcast’s Cable TV & Internet doesn’t match that.

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*Verizon Fios TV subscription required and only available on select devices. Subscription to premium movie channels or highest-tiered TV package required to access certain channels. NFL Network and NFL Redzone streaming only available on tablets. Fios On Demand service usage and content availability restrictions apply. Wireless data charges may apply.

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