Fiber optics delivered Internet is more than just faster, more reliable, and higher quality Internet, the neutrality of the delivery of your Internet data allows for "cord cutting" to be your default option. You, as the consumer, benefit from more choice, more freedom and flexibility, and most importantly, lower overall prices for Internet connectivity, video content, and voice services.
The future of content delivery is now here, available on your favorite compatible devices:
via subscription-based streaming services that travel with the subscriber, with ability to pause / cancel services at anytime, and finally no more nonsense:
"add-on" and "recovery" fees,
annual contracts and cancellation fees,
equipment rentals and DVR fees,
"local programming" fees,
Full Monthly Rate (excluding taxes and fees)
Over-the-Air (OTA) High Definition Television (HDTV)
Antennas start at ~$20 and receive over-the-air HDTV signals from the Providence, Boston, and the Cape Cod areas. All major networks broadcast locally (ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, and PBS). The OTA signal is less compressed (therefore, better signal quality) than what is delivered through traditional cable and satellite TV.
May require "rescanning" for channels on your television on a periodic basis, see current listing of all /wiki/spaces/EBW/pages/519471231 received in Newport County.
Netflix $8.99/month (basic) ranging to $17.99/month (premium).
CBS All Access ($5.99/month or ad-free $9.99/month)
Peacock Free (ad-supported), Peacock Premium ($4.99/month or ad-free $9.99/month)
Cross-promotion agreements and leveraging of content and licensing within the purview of large media conglomerates.
Expandable Cordless Phone System
$0 (leverage existing cellular service)
Link up to two different Bluetooth enabled cell phones to a cordless phone system that starts around ~$60 for a base and 1 additional base unit (expandable up to 6). Effectively is a home landline system serviced by your cellular plan with multiple cordless phones that can pick up the same call. This option allows users the freedom to not need to carry their cell phone around as the cell phone directly links to the cordless phone system.
"Plain old telephone service" (POTS) pre-requisite to be offered DSL (1.1 Mbps upload and 3 Mbps download - 1990s speeds!) for a 2 year introductory rate of $25/month after which standard rate of $40/month applies.
"High Speed Internet - Up to 1.1 to 3 Mbps" for $40/month plus $65.99/month for a total price of $105.99 a month