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FAQs Answers to CenturyLink 1 Gig questions.

Find out what 1 Gig can do for you — May not be available in your area

CenturyLink will be connecting select communities with one of the most advanced Internet technologies available. May not be available in your area.

Our 1-Gig service is the equivalent of 1,000 Mbps, giving you access to next-generation Internet technology. May not be available in your area.

When you have Internet speeds up to 1 Gig, it can change the way you work and play. Stream HD movies from multiple devices at once, upload videos, numerous images or huge presentations in seconds, video chat with no interruptions and get the most out of every Internet-connected device you own. Now you can quickly back up all your photos, documents and files. With this connection, you can access it all in an instant without losing time.

With speeds this fast, there are limitations experienced by all carriers and providers. Also, be aware that your speed will only be as fast as your device(s) and can be constrained by the processors, the network adapter, the operating system, the browser and the memory in your PC, Mac, iPad, Kindle, etc.

Recommended computer specifications:

  • Operating System: Windows 7 Pro 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-3320M CPU @ 2.60GHz (4 CPUs)
  • RAM: 16 GB
  • Network adapter (naming device varies): 1000Mbps, 1000baseTx, or GigE

CenturyLink has been providing high-quality broadband services to its customers for decades with a direct connection to the company’s global network delivering speeds of up to 1 Gig across the nation and designed for the increasing bandwidth demands of today and tomorrow.

We’ve received great support from community and government leaders who see the growth opportunities that broadband speeds up to 1 Gig bring. The launch of this service places your community in a very select group of cities with access to this next-generation Internet technology.

Speeds up to 1 Gig are already available in select neighborhoods throughout your community. We’d be happy to let you know as soon as the service is available in your community. You can sign up for email updates at the bottom of this page to receive the latest information.

If you aren’t part of our initial launch, there’s a chance we may already be coming your way. If you want to show your desire to have the service, we’d love to hear from you, too. You can sign up for email updates at the top of this page to receive the latest information.

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