Cox Communications ( announced that it has updated its broadband packages, providing faster speeds at no extra cost to the majority of its residential customers. This includes moving everyone on its most popular tier from 250 Mbps to 500 Mbps, which gives more than three-quarters of all Cox customers download speeds of a half-gig or more.

The need for speed continues to increase – more devices, more connections, more bandwidth. These upgraded speeds will help internet users stay ahead of their home network’s demands. Cox now offers five speed tiers and also increased the 150 Mbps package have been upgraded to 250 Mbps.

Cox already offers all customers in Nebraska and Iowa access to gig speeds, powered by fiber and will offer multi-gig speeds to 65 percent of customers by year end. The company also offers speeds up to 100 Gbps for Cox Business customers. Cox is continuing to build upon its proven track record of delivering on technology investments. In the last 10 years, they have invested more than $20 billion in network and product upgrades to deliver some of the most powerful internet, TV, phone, smart home and mobile services and will continue making multibillion-dollar annual infrastructure investments over the next several years.

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