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Is high-speed home Internet access available? How long does it typically take to install it after arrival?

High-speed internet is generally available, not too expensive, and pretty reliable. The providers can install it very quickly, in just a day or two. - Apr 11, 2017
Yes, my internet is fast enough to stream TV, and costs around $45/month. The installation process requires a lot of patience, as workmen will arrive up to 6 hours late (if they arrive at all), and will need to come back several days in a row to drill holes in the wall/window to run the cables. - Jun 17, 2016
Yes. Fast internet that works with Netflix, Hulu, etc is about US$100/month. - May 18, 2016
Link3 seems fine. About US$60/month. - Jun 20, 2015
yes - US$30 will get you fast internet - Mar 2, 2015
Available but not as reliable (power outages) and slower. US$25-$100+ plans. I have the cheaper and it's good enough. - Sep 29, 2014
Internet is available at home. The speed was ok, and it was expensive. - Aug 3, 2014
Yes, expensive and inconsistent speeds; plans starting from US$50/month. - Jul 28, 2014
Yes, and you pay for it! I pay US$80/month for internet (through Link3) that is generally able to stream content through a VPN (Hulu, Netflix). Some people pay much less(through Qubee), but that company restricts bandwidth through a "fair neighbor" policy. - Aug 9, 2013
Yes, about $40/month for wireless internet. - Apr 11, 2013
Ok service, about $50-$70 a month. - Aug 14, 2011
Available, yes. High-speed?Not so much. I pay about $120/month for 1.5Mbps during the day and 3.0Mbps at night. That is the most reasonable I have found. Most others are much more expensive and not very reliable. Lookup Link3 for decent Internet. - Jun 25, 2011
Yes - prices (and customer service) vary widely from about $25/month-$100/month. - Feb 8, 2011
Yes, but it slow and around $50/month. - Jan 29, 2011
Yes. from $40 per month for wireless. - Jan 7, 2011
I had a so-called "dedicated line" going into my house, but it wasn't consistently fast enough to reliably use Skype, Vonage, etc. It was cheap (I paid 2,500 Taka per month) but not impressive in its speed. - Oct 25, 2010
Yes, most people use Agni. Speed is adequate, not ideal. The electric box burns out often due to power outages, but Agni is very prompt to repair it. - Apr 27, 2010
Internet fast enough for Skype (but too slow to watch video online) costs about $37/month. - Oct 30, 2009
This depends on what plan you get. It runs between $30-$75. - Aug 6, 2009
Yes, but it is not really high speed. You are also given a download/upload quota. Prices start at US$20/month, but we pay US$80/month to support our download habit. It is fast enough to do video chat on Skype and iChat (which is much better sound quality than using a land line). - Mar 13, 2009
Cheap, about US$30. - Oct 27, 2008
Not high speed but usable and about US$20 per month. - Mar 2, 2008
It isn't really high speed but it's good enough to skype and download television shows via itunes. It costs $US21/month. - Feb 24, 2008