Windstream Frequently Asked Questions

Find fast answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about Windstream Internet and Phone

General Windstream FAQs

What is Windstream?

Windstream, also known as Windstream Communications and Windstream Holdings, Inc. is a provider of high speed Internet and Home Phone in the United States of America. Windstream is the ninth largest residential telephone provider in the country, and is headquartered in Little rock, Arkansas.

Is Windstream good?

Yes! Windstream is the relied upon Internet and Phone service provider for over 8 million people across 21 states in the United States. Windstream coverage supports both populated cities and more rural areas, and provides high speed Internet and unlimited phone service at a low bundle rate.

How much is Windstream?

Windstream pricing differs by service selection, and by region. It depends whether you select standalone Windstream Internet service, or whether you choose to bundle Windstream Internet and Phone. It also depends on the service level you choose. For example, 25 Mbps Internet will cost less than 1 Gig Internet. To save money on Windstream services, consider a Windstream Internet and Phone bundle, and enjoy the discounts and perks that come with bundle deals.

Is Windstream available in my area?

Windstream is available in many states across the United States of America. If you live in Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina or Texas, you will likely have Windstream Internet and Phone available at your address. For more information about Windstream Internet service areas, click here to view our Windstream Internet coverage map.

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Why bundle with Windstream?

Bundling Windstream Internet and Phone saves you time and money. You’ll only have one monthly bill to manage, your home services will work together, and you’ll receive a discounted rate for bundling.

Since most households in America rely on high speed Internet, and would like the freedom to call anyone across the nation and talk for as long as they like, it makes sense to browse Windstream package prices, and see if there’s a bundle deal that works for you.

Windstream Internet Questions

What is Windstream Internet?

Windstream Internet is a high speed Internet service from Windstream Communications, and is available in several states across the United States. Windstream Internet service is trusted by 8 million users, and is known for its reliability, and low price.

Available in both DSL and Fiber Internet, Windstream Internet service now has speeds up to 1 Gig.

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How much is Windstream Internet?

Windstream Internet pricing differs based on your location, and the speed you select. Pricing varies slightly by region, and, if you select the 25 Mbps package it will likely be less than the 1 Gig speed package. The best way to find out exact Windstream Internet prices at your address is to browse Windstream package shop for Windstream deals.

How does Windstream Internet work?

Windstream offers both DSL and Fiber Internet, and both Internet services work slightly differently. The majority of Windstream Internet is DSL service, and works via a traditional Home Phone line. The Internet service enters the home through a phone outlet, which is connected to a DSL modem. From there, you can connect a WiFi router or ethernet cable.

In some regions, Windstream now offers Kinetic Internet, which is a Fiber Internet service, and offers faster speeds up to 1 Gig. Fiber Internet works by way of fiber optic cable lines that run directly into the home.

What is Windstream DSL?

Windstream DSL is an Internet service provided by Windstream Communications, a U.S. telecommunications provider, and is available in several states. DSL is a standard Internet service that is very commonly used in households across America. DSL is short for Digital Subscriber Line and works from a phone wall jack on an existing telephone network.

How fast is Windstream Internet?

Windstream Internet service is available in a variety of different speeds. Packages are available from 25 Mbps, all the way up to 1 Gig, based on location. There are two main factors that determine Windstream Internet speed: Internet type, and package selection. Windstream Internet is available in DSL and Fiber Internet, depending on region. Fiber Internet is faster. Within each region, there are various Internet packages to choose from, enabling you to select the speed that suits your Internet needs. The best way to found out about the exact Windstream Internet speeds available at your address, is to browse Windstream packages.

What is Windstream WiFi?

Windstream WiFi is available with all Windstream High Speed Internet plans, and allows you to connect to your Internet-enabled devices wirelessly. Windstream Internet service comes with the Windstream Wireless Modem, which allows you to set up a secure and reliable WiFi network in your home. You can then enjoy Internet access on all of your wireless devices throughout your home, without a wired connection.

How does Windstream WiFi work?

Windstream WiFi works via the Windstream Wireless Modem that comes with all Windstream High Speed Internet packages. The Wireless Modem works via hotspots that use radio frequencies to send signals between devices, enabling you to stay connected to the Internet without needing a dial-up connection.

How fast is Windstream WiFi?

Windstream WiFi speed depends on the Internet offer you choose. Windstream Internet is available in a variety of speed plans, ranging from 25 Mbps to 1 Gig. The WiFi speed you get will closely match the speed of the Windstream Internet package you choose. Select the Internet package that suit your needs, and enjoy a convenient and reliable in-home WiFi experience with the Windstream Wireless Modem.

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How much is Windstream Wi-Fi?

All Windstream High Speed Internet packages come with a Windstream Wireless Modem, which allows you to connect your Internet-enabled devices wirelessly, through a WiFi network. Windstream WiFi is therefore included with the price of your Windstream Internet service. Windstream package prices range by service type, speed, and whether you select standalone Internet, or you choose to bundle Windstream Internet and Phone. To find out the Windstream WiFi prices at your address, click to browse deals.

Windstream Phone Questions

What is Windstream Phone?

Windstream Phone is a Home Phone service, brought to you by Windstream Holdings, Inc., also doing business as Windstream Communications or Windstream. Windstream Phone plans use advanced technology to ensure a crystal clear line, and reliable calling. Included with Windstream Home Phone is unlimited nationwide calling, popular calling features, and 24/7 support.

How much is Windstream Phone?

Windstream Phone plans are available as low as $20.00 per month, when bundled with Windstream Internet service. That low price includes unlimited nationwide calling, popular calling features such as Caller ID, Call Waiting and Call Forwarding, and 24/7 support.

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