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FairPoint Communications is a broadband Internet and home phone service provider with it’s headquarters in Charlotte, NC. FairPoint Communications offers high-speed Internet, home phone service and TV service through DIRECTV. FairPoint Communications offers service for both residential and business locations within the realm of service.
FairPoint Communications offers service in 17 states, including the Northeastern United States. FairPoint is known for providing select services in more remote areas. In some areas of the Northeast, especially parts of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, FairPoint is the leading home communications provider, offering broadband and fiber Internet service, as well as phone service and satellite TV service, where available.
Fairpoint offers both DoublePoint and TriplePoint bundle packages for consumers. A DoublePoint bundle package is what is typically known as a double play bundle. Consumers can pick a bundle including two of the technologies offered. With the FairPoint bundles, choices may include FairPoint Internet and home phone service, or FairPoint phone service and satellite TV service from DIRECTV.
FairPoint offers two different Internet connection methods: Broadband Internet and Fast℠ Internet. Broadband Internet has slower download speeds compared to fiber-based Fast℠ Internet. FairPoint Internet availability and connection speeds vary based on location.
If you would like to get FairPoint TV service with your FairPoint bundle, you will get a package from DIRECTV, a satellite TV service provider. All FairPoint TV service is through DIRECTV, and can only be added to a DoublePoint or TriplePoint bundle. Learn more about DIRECTV service below.
DIRECTV is the nation’s #1 satellite TV service, providing service to more than 30 million customers. DIRECTV offers various TV packages, as well as bundle packages with trusted partners. DIRECTV offers both residential and commercial TV solutions, too.
You can add high-speed Internet and home phone service to your DIRECTV package to create a double play or triple play bundle package. DIRECTV bundles are non-traditional in the fact that each component is not supplied by DIRECTV, similar to FairPoint. DIRECTV lets you select which TV package you want, add additional features like HD capability and premier channels, pick top-of-the-line equipment to compliment the service and then add additional telecommunication services like high-speed Internet and home phone service, where available. DIRECTV partners with telecommunication providers around the country to provide the optimal bundle packages.
DIRECTV is a leading satellite TV provider. Those in urban and rural areas enjoy DIRECTV for a variety of reasons, like channel lineups and technology features, but availability is key. No matter where you live, you can get DIRECTV. DIRECTV is available in 100 percent of U.S. homes with a clear view of the southern sky. In fact, 99 percent of DIRECTV customers can get their local channels, wherever you are.1 Call now to learn more about DIRECTV satellite TV service and bundles in your area.
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Data collected on 1/27/14 from Fairpoint.com