OPTIMUM LAUNCHES 1 GIG BROADBAND SPEEDS
IN WEST JEFFERSON, NORTH CAROLINA
NEW YORK (SEPTEMBER 6, 2022) – Optimum, the local provider of internet, television, phone, and
mobile services, today announces that as a result of major investments made to its local network and
infrastructure, the company is now offering internet speeds up to 1 Gigabit in West Jefferson, North
Carolina. The new 1 Gigabit speed tier is more than four times faster than the previous highest speed
offered in the area.
Additional high-speed internet service options available to residents and businesses include Optimum
500 Mbps and 300 Mbps service tiers, providing customers with faster internet options and more choice
and flexibility in selecting the right internet service to meet their unique needs.
“Optimum recognizes that our services play an important role in keeping our customers connected, and
we are pleased to continue to innovate and invest on their behalf in order to launch faster internet
speeds in West Jefferson, North Carolina,” said Mike Shaffer, vice president of strategic market
planning at Optimum. “Our faster internet service, combined with our advanced Smart WiFi 6
experience that delivers whole home coverage, ensures that our customers have access to a faster and
more reliable connectivity experience in their homes and businesses.”
Optimum’s 1 Gigabit internet service is paired with the Smart WiFi 6 gateway, which delivers a
supercharged WiFi experience including faster speeds and greater whole home coverage than ever
before. Smart WiFi 6 is primed to handle increased WiFi activity and bandwidth so customers
experience a more reliable connection even in busy households and congested areas.
In addition to offering a wide range of broadband speeds to meet all needs and budgets, Optimum also
participates in the FCC’s Affordable Connectivity Program, which provides qualifying households with
up to $30 off their internet bill. Further, the company’s mobile service, Optimum Mobile, offers talk and
text on a nationwide network with 5G coverage starting at just $19 per line per month. Visit
Optimum.com to learn more.
Contact: Ashley Morales, 631-660-8459, email@example.com
Optimum is a brand of Altice USA, a broadband communications and video services provider which
delivers internet, video, mobile, proprietary content and advertising services across 21 states, including
to more than 300,000 homes and businesses across 73 communities in the state of North Carolina.