Entry-level service provides an always-on connection, which is suitable for basic online activities like email and Web surfing.

Good for:

  • A single user/Internet-connected device
  • Sending/receiving email
  • General web surfing
  • Online searching

How fast is Lite?

Download (56Kbps to 1Mbps)
At 1Mbps:
Web site home page (240 Kbps) 2 sec.
4-Minute song (4MB) 32 sec.
E-book (50MB) 6 min., 40 sec.


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: distance from switching locations and external/internal network conditions. Requires a TDS phone line and TDS modem/gateway with a monthly fee. 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. Promotions are for new data customers only.

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