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Astound is a West Coast provider of cable TV, Internet and phone service, operating primarily in the San Francisco Bay Area. Astound is a part of WaveDivision Holdings, LLC, which is based out of Kirkland, Washington and has over 40,000 customers in Washington, Oregon and California. There are Astound packages available for both residential and business customers as well as service bundle options.
Astound Cable Services
Astound provides TV, Internet and home phone to customers in the San Francisco Bay Area. Here are some of the services available in certain areas:
Astound Cable TV
There are multiple Astound cable TV packages to choose from. Each one includes a different channel count as channel availability varies by area.
- Local Broadcast - this package includes local channels and news, broadcast network prime time television shows and national news.
- Basic Cable - the Basic Cable package offers local programming and basic channels and networks.
- Enhanced Basic - with either a digital or HD equipment upgrade, the Enhanced Basic package offers a combination of the Basic Cable and Digital Access channels.
- Digital Cable Pack - in addition to the Basic Cable and Local Broadcast channels, this package includes the Digital Favorites, Digital Sports and Digital Variety tiers of channels as well as an interactive on-screen program guide.
- Premium Pack - the Premium Pack includes everything offered in the Digital Cable Pack as well as access to all of the available premium channels.
Astound offers different Internet packages with varying download and upload speeds as well as monthly data allotments. The available Internet packages to choose from include:
- High Speed 5 - 5 Mbps download, 1 Mbps upload, 100 GB monthly data allotment.
- High Speed 55 - 55 Mbps download, 5 Mbps upload, 300 GB monthly data allotment.
- High Speed 100 - 100 Mbps download, 5 Mbps upload, 300 GB monthly data allotment.
- High Speed 110 - 110 Mbps download, 5 Mbps upload, 1 TB monthly data allotment.
There are two Astound home phone plans available: Unlimited Phone and Bay Area Unlimited Phone.
Unlimited Phone includes unlimited local and domestic long-distance calling as well as features like call waiting, caller ID and three way calling.
Bay Area Unlimited Phone offers unlimited local calling the Bay Area while domestic long distance in the United States and Canada costs $0.05/minute.
Astound packages are only available in select regions of the San Francisco Bay Area of California. Here is a list of the available Astound service areas:
Television Service in Your Area
When searching for a television provider it is important to research all of the different options and deals available. If you do not live within an applicable service area for Astound Cable, there are a number of alternatives to consider.
Data collected 11/7/14 from http://www.astound.net/