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every screen in your home

RCN offers fast access to shows, reliable smooth playback and so much more to give you the highest-quality viewing experience possible.

Fast Netflix Streaming

With our direct connection to Netflix, RCN provides an optimized Netflix stream to all your devices. Even during peak viewing times, experience better picture quality, faster access and more reliable playback with RCN.

Fast Netflix Streaming

Smooth HD Playback

RCN delivers a quality, smooth HD viewing experience. Want proof? Just check out the Google Video Quality report. You get consistent HD-quality viewing without buffering or interruptions - for an outstanding streaming experience.

Smooth HD Playback

RCN’s Internet paired with Digital TV powered by TiVo is a streamers dream. You get TV, popular apps, music, social and so much more – all rolled into one – in one amazing experience.

Digital TV powered by TiVo

Helpful videos on optmizing your home Wi-Fi
to get the best possible streaming experience.

Can your device handle the speed?

Can your device handle the speed?

Wired is faster than Wi-Fi

Wired is faster than Wi-Fi

What do all the numbers mean?

Protecting Your Wifi Connection

*Internet download speeds may vary and are not guaranteed. Observed speeds may vary based on device connection & other factors outside of RCN’s control. Gig Internet offers speeds up to 940 Mbps. See for why speeds may vary. Certain equipment may be required to receive Gigabit speeds up to 940 Mbps. RCN substantiates that the cable modem equipment provided, and the configuration of such cable modem, meets the broadband speeds advertised when attached to a wired connection based on SamKnows testing procedures. High-speed modem required for RCN High-Speed Internet service.If a data outlet is needed, an additional outlet fee may apply in addition to applicable installation fees. Actual speeds may vary; stated speeds are up to subscribed to/stated speed and are not guaranteed. The actual range and reliability of a wireless network is affected by a number of factors. Downstream data speed may be affected by whether the data accessed is cached or non-cached; Internet-related factors, such as the location and configuration of each accessed server; internal network factors, including customer compliance with RCN usage policies set forth in the acceptable usage policy; the level of overall traffic; and the customer’s computer configuration. RCN's FCC Network Management Disclosure makes available information regarding our network management practices and the performance and commercial terms of our Internet access services to enable you to make informed choices regarding the purchase and use of our services, in accordance with Part 8 of the Rules of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).

The Affair © Showtime Networks Inc.  All rights reserved.  SHOWTIME and related marks are trademarks of Showtime Networks Inc., a CBS Company.  Golden Globe is a registered trademark of Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

Netflix is a registered trademark of Netflix, Inc. Netflix unlimited streaming membership is required (and sold separately) to access Netflix content.

YouTube© and the YouTube logo are trademarks of YouTube, LLC.

TiVo© and the TiVo logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of TiVo Inc. and its subsidiaries worldwide.

Showtime® Anytime is intended for viewing solely in the United States and its territories and possessions.

The availability of services, pricing and offerings displayed on this site are for residential new RCN customers only. Commercial and business pricing and service offerings differ. All names, logos, images and service marks are property of their respective owners. ® 2022 RCN Telecom, LLC. All rights reserved.

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