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What is satellite internet?
Satellite internet is an connection that uses satellite signals to send and receive data. Using geostationary (fixed position) satellites, providers can offer a reliable internet connection to nearly anywhere in the U.S.
Consumer satellite services were not avaliable until 1996 and they have been a huge benefit for the nearly 20% of the country who live in rural areas. Prior to satellite internet, these parts of the country would have had access to dial-up, or no internet at all.
The good news is modern satellite dishes used for satellite internet are capable of sending and receiving data at a much faster rate than ever before. you can use a satellite internet connection for downloading, streaming, uploading and even some gaming. Just like other types of internet providers, satellite internet requires a modern and a router for home WI-FI service, in addition to a stationary satellite dish.