RCN extends Gigabit service to Washington, DC using DOCSIS 3.1 tech

15 Nov 2016

US cableco RCN Telecom has announced the immediate availability of 1Gbps broadband speeds to DC Metro residents in each of its serviceable areas, including Washington DC, Montgomery County, Maryland, Falls Church and the Braemar community in Bristow, Virginia. According to RCN, the upgrade leverages DOCSIS 3.1 technology and pricing for residential Gigabit services starts at USD69.99 per month. TeleGeography notes that the DOCSIS 3.1 service was previously made available in New York City (October 2016) and Chicago (November 2016).

United States, RCN Telecom (Astound Broadband)