Ookla® Ranks Optimum Fiber as Fastest and Most Reliable Internet Speeds in New York and New Jersey

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Optimum Fiber, provided by Optimum, has been recognized by Ookla Speedtest as the fastest and most reliable internet service in New York and New Jersey. The network offers up to 8 Gig symmetrical upload and download speeds, low latency, best gaming experience, and fastest internet in Litchfield County, Connecticut. Optimum's 100% Fiber Internet network has 99.9% reliability and is expanding to over 2.7 million passings, with multi-gigabit speeds available in the New York tri-state area.
Optimum Fiber, fornito da Optimum, è stato riconosciuto da Ookla Speedtest come il servizio internet più veloce e affidabile a New York e nel New Jersey. La rete offre velocità di upload e download simmetriche fino a 8 Gig, bassa latenza, la migliore esperienza di gioco e la connessione internet più rapida nella contea di Litchfield, Connecticut. La rete Internet 100% in fibra di Optimum ha una affidabilità del 99,9% ed è in espansione, raggiungendo più di 2,7 milioni di utenze, con velocità multi-gigabit disponibili nell'area tri-statale di New York.
Optimum Fiber, provisto por Optimum, ha sido reconocido por Ookla Speedtest como el servicio de internet más rápido y fiable en Nueva York y Nueva Jersey. La red ofrece velocidades de subida y bajada simétricas de hasta 8 Gig, baja latencia, la mejor experiencia de juego y el internet más rápido del condado de Litchfield, Connecticut. La red de Internet 100% fibra de Optimum tiene una fiabilidad del 99.9% y está expandiéndose a más de 2.7 millones de conexiones, con velocidades multigigabit disponibles en el área tri-estatal de Nueva York.
Optimum Fiber는 Optimum에서 제공하며, Ookla Speedtest에 의해 뉴욕 및 뉴저지에서 가장 빠르고 안정적인 인터넷 서비스로 인정받았습니다. 이 네트워크는 최대 8기가의 대칭 업로드 및 다운로드 속도, 낮은 대기 시간, 최고의 게임 경험, 그리고 코네티컷주 리치필드 카운티에서 가장 빠른 인터넷을 제공합니다. Optimum의 100% 광섬유 인터넷 네트워크는 99.9%의 신뢰성을 자랑하며 뉴욕 3주 지역에서 두밀리언 이상의 지점에서 멀티기가비트 속도를 제공하며 확장 중입니다.
Optimum Fiber, fourni par Optimum, a été reconnu par Ookla Speedtest comme le service internet le plus rapide et le plus fiable à New York et dans le New Jersey. Le réseau propose des vitesses de téléchargement et de téléversement symétriques allant jusqu'à 8 Gig, une faible latence, la meilleure expérience de jeu et l'internet le plus rapide dans le comté de Litchfield, Connecticut. Le réseau Internet 100% fibre d'Optimum a une fiabilité de 99,9% et s'étend à plus de 2,7 millions de passages, avec des vitesses multi-gigabit disponibles dans la zone tri-état de New York.
Optimum Fiber, angeboten von Optimum, wurde von Ookla Speedtest als schnellster und zuverlässigster Internetdienst in New York und New Jersey anerkannt. Das Netzwerk bietet symmetrische Upload- und Download-Geschwindigkeiten von bis zu 8 Gig, geringe Latenz, die beste Gaming-Erfahrung und das schnellste Internet im Litchfield County, Connecticut. Optimums 100%iges Glasfasernetzwerk weist eine Zuverlässigkeit von 99,9% auf und wird auf über 2,7 Millionen Anschlüsse erweitert, mit Multi-Gigabit-Geschwindigkeiten im Dreistaatenbereich von New York verfügbar.
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The latest Ookla® Speedtest® results reveal Optimum Fiber as industry-leading internet service provider in key markets across the country

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Optimum, the provider of advanced internet, mobile, TV, and phone services, today announces that its 100% Fiber Internet network has been recognized by Ookla® Speedtest® for delivering New York and New Jersey’s fastest and most reliable internet speeds.

Additionally, the Optimum Fiber network clinched the title for lowest latency across New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, as well as named best gaming experience in New York and fastest internet provider in Litchfield County, Connecticut.

Backed by Optimum’s 100% Fiber Internet network with 99.9% network reliability, Optimum offers up to 8 Gig symmetrical upload and download speeds to support the most data-intensive applications such as gaming, graphic design, video production, and more. Optimum’s fiber network and technology bring customers an ultra-fast connectivity experience.

“Optimum has been investing in strengthening its network and infrastructure with the goal of delivering the fastest and most reliable service, and the results of Ookla’s latest Speedtest showcase the progress we have made to deliver exactly that for our customers,” said David Williams, President of Consumer Services at Optimum. “We are dedicated to providing a best-in-class connectivity experience for our customers, as fast and reliable internet has never been more important for their work, education, entertainment, and everything in between. We look forward to continuing to serve our customers and local communities with the best internet and mobile solutions to keep them connected at a great value, which brings the Optimum brand to life as we become the connectivity provider of choice in every community that we serve.”

Optimum continues to invest in its local internet and mobile networks, including the continued expansion of its 100% Fiber Internet network, now available to over 2.7 million passings, and is a leader in the deployment of multi-gigabit internet speeds across the nation, having launched 2, 5 and 8 Gig symmetrical internet service within its fiber footprint in the New York tri-state area last year.

In addition to Optimum’s fiber offerings, customers can enjoy connectivity services and speeds of up to 1 Gig on Optimum’s hybrid-fiber coax network, which was ranked No. 1 in fastest internet speeds based on the results of consumer-initiated tests taken with Ookla® Speedtest® in key markets across the company’s footprint, including:

  • Coconino County, Arizona
  • Baxter, Greene, and Union Counties, Arkansas
  • Humboldt and Mono Counties, California
  • Branson Township, Missouri
  • Nye County, Nevada
  • Curry County, New Mexico
  • Beaufort County, North Carolina
  • Delaware, Muskogee, and Okmulgee Counties, Oklahoma
  • Angelina, Eastland, Howard, and Reeves Counties, Texas

Ookla® is a global leader in connectivity intelligence that provides data-driven insights to improve networks and connected experiences.

Based on analysis by Ookla® of Speedtest Intelligence® data for fixed median download speeds and multi-server latency, identified geographies, United States, Q1 2024. Ookla trademarks used under license and reprinted with permission.


Ookla is a global leader in connectivity intelligence that provides consumers, businesses, and other organizations with data-driven insights to improve networks and connected experiences. We help our customers efficiently solve their biggest connectivity challenges and drive forward innovation.

Ookla is a division of Ziff Davis (NASDAQ: ZD), a vertically focused digital media and internet company whose portfolio includes leading brands in technology, entertainment, shopping, health, cybersecurity, and martech. Ookla’s world-renowned brands include Speedtest®, Downdetector®, Ekahau®, RootMetrics®, and more.


Optimum is a brand of Altice USA, one of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States, delivering broadband, video, mobile, proprietary content and advertising services to approximately 4.7 million residential and business customers across 21 states. The company operates a4, an advanced advertising and data business, which provides audience-based, multiscreen advertising solutions to local, regional and national businesses and advertising clients. Altice USA also offers hyper-local and international news through its News 12 and i24NEWS networks.

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What company has been ranked as the fastest and most reliable internet service in New York and New Jersey by Ookla Speedtest?

Optimum Fiber, provided by Optimum.

What are some key features of Optimum's fiber network according to the press release?

The network offers up to 8 Gig symmetrical upload and download speeds, low latency, best gaming experience, and fastest internet in Litchfield County, Connecticut.

How reliable is Optimum's 100% Fiber Internet network?

The network has 99.9% reliability.

How many passings is Optimum's 100% Fiber Internet network available to?

Over 2.7 million passings.

What speeds were launched by Optimum in the New York tri-state area last year?

2, 5 and 8 Gig symmetrical internet service.

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