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RCN is an award winning high speed internet provider offering reliable and affordable internet services in Philadelphia, with gigabit internet speeds up to 940* Mbps. You can surf, game, stream, and connect wirelessly to multiple devices through RCN’s powerful fiber-optic network. RCN delivers seamless WiFi for your home and video streaming through a blazing fast, secure connection.

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What internet services are available in your area?

RCN offers a number of internet options in Philadelphia to best fit your lifestyle. Internet deals for up to 250 Mbps* speeds start at $39.99 per month. Gig internet with speeds up to 940 Mbps* is also available starting at $54.99 per month.

What areas does RCN service internet to in the Philadelphia?

RCN provides internet services in Upper Darby, Folsom, Ridley Township and many other boroughs and neighborhoods. View the full list of RCN’s serviceable areas in Philadelphia.

Do I need a contract to get internet services?

No contract is required for internet services with RCN.

Is fiber optic internet available in the Philadelphia?

Yes! Fiber internet is available in Philadelphia with speeds up to 940* Mbps. The use of optical fiber enables higher internet speeds than other forms of communication, such as copper wire, that drastically reduce bandwidth.

Devices & Equipment


Internet Equipment

Did you know your internet equipment can affect your speeds? We want to make sure you have the latest equipment so you can take advantage of our lightning fast internet speeds. Learn more about RCN’s Modem, Wi-Fi Router, Modem & Wi-Fi Gateway and bring your own equipment options

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Internet Security

As you surf the web, email or pay bills online, make sure to protect your personal information from identity theft, viruses, hackers or spyware. RCN makes it easy to protect your online experience with a low cost subscription to McAfee® Internet Security Suite included with any Internet purchase.

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Computer Requirements

Our advanced fiber-optic network and the modem installed in your home deliver a fast Internet connection, but your computer plays an important part. To ensure optimal performance, check to see if your computer meets our recommended system requirements.

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Max Your Internet Speed

Get the best online experience with tips and tricks to maximize your internet speeds.

Top 5 Tips for Maximizing Your Speed

5 Tips for Maxing Your Speed

We want to help you operate at top speeds. Here are our top 5 quick tips for improving your home Wi-Fi speed.

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Optimize Your Home Wifi

This 3 minute how to video gives you practical ways to optimize your wireless home network speed.

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Find Your Speed

Not sure what speed is best for you? Check out our quick reference guide to finding your speed happiness!

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RCN Internet Speed Test

RCN Internet Speed Test

Voted #1 in speed & relability by PC Magazine, RCN allows you to test your internet speed and recommends ways to optimize your connection for the best Internet performance possible.

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24/7 Customer Support

24/7 Customer Support

RCN has made a pledge to put the customer first in everything we do. We understand your life is busy and hectic, so we provide US-based customer service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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Internet Security

RCN Service Protection Plan

RCN’s Service Protection Plan gives you peace of mind.

You can avoid the service charge for a technician to come to your house even if the issue is the result of something inside your home.

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eero Secure+

Advanced security doesn’t have to feel advanced. With eero Secure+, you can manage all your security settings and tools in one place. eero Secure+ provides brilliant security features to fit your home - antivirus software, ad blocking, VPN protection, password management and more.

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McAfee® Total Protection

McAfee® Total Protection provides comprehensive safeguards against viruses, spam, spyware, and malware. Parental controls, improved system performance, content protection, easy home networking tools, digital shredding and site advisor are all included.

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McAfee® Internet Security

McAfee® Internet Security Suite provides comprehensive safeguards against Trojans, viruses, worms, spyware and malicious applications. This top-rated security software also provides improved system performance, digital shredding of confidential files and more.

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*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 availability of services, pricing and offerings displayed on are for residential NEW RCN customers only. Commercial and business pricing and service offerings differ. Other restrictions may apply. Service offerings are contingent upon RCN verification that the specific address covered by the service request is an RCN serviceable location. Prices do not include taxes, franchise fees or other surcharges. Learn more about taxes and surcharges. Services and pricing are subject to change. All prices exclude taxes, surcharges, fees and equipment. At the end of your promotional period, standard rates apply. Services are subject to RCN’s customer terms and conditions, online shopping terms and conditions, and other applicable terms and conditions.

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

Enhanced Whole Home WiFi is an eero product priced $9.95 per month and includes 1 base eero and 1 beacon eero. Each additional eero beacon is $5.00 per month. © 2020 eero inc., San Francisco, CA. All rights reserved.

** Same or next day installation is not guaranteed. Availability varies by market and is limited to availability of appointments during normal business hours Monday- Saturday.
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