Reliable speed allows multiple users to simultaneously send email, check social media, watch videos, and surf without buffering or delays.

Good for:

  • Multiple users/Internet-connected devices
  • Sending/Receiving Email
  • General web surfing
  • Online searching

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How fast is Express?

Download (56Kbps to 5Mbps)
At 5Mbps:
Website Home Page (240KB) Instantly
4-Minute Song (4MB) 6 sec.
E-book (50MB) 1 min., 240 sec.
2-Hour Movie (1.5GB) 40 min.

Please note: file size and download times are for illustration purposes only. Actual file size and download times may vary.


Upload (up to 512Kbps)        
At 512Kbps:
Audio File (10MB) 2 min., 40 sec.
50 Photos (100MB total)
26 min., 40 sec.
Video on YouTube (500MB) 2+ hours


High-Speed Internet: Availability varies and speeds shown may not be available at all service addresses. Certain speeds are only offered in areas served by TDS Fiber. Actual speeds experienced by customers vary and are not guaranteed. Speed ranges shown are expressed as "up to" to represent network capabilities between customer location and the TDS network. Speeds vary due to factors, including but not limited to: distance from switching locations, network equipment, delivery technology, and external/internal network conditions. Discounted rate applies when purchased with a Star Phone Bundle. Prime Internet requires security line that can be used for 911 calls, and is subject to applicable charges and regulatory fees, whether or not the line is used. A one-time handling fee may apply. Additional equipment may be required and charges may apply. A $15 service charge will apply to existing customers who switch plans without increasing speed or adding qualifying service. A one-time installation fee of $49.95 may apply. Installation fee waiver available to qualifying customers.

In order to maximize Internet speeds above 100Mbps, a gigabit wired Network Interface Card (NIC) and/or a more advanced wireless NIC, preferably 802.11ac or higher is needed.

Delinquent accounts may lose service. Certain services not available in all areas. Price may vary by serving area and is subject to change without notice. TDS Telecom®/TDS TV® are registered trademarks of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. and licensed to TDS Telecommunications LLC. Copyright © 2019, TDS Telecommunications LLC, All Rights Reserved.

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