Mediacom is a cable television company that was founded by Rocco B. Commisso in July 1995 to provides television services to 23 states in the midwest and southern parts of the USA. It is ranked as the largest cable television provider in Iowa. In Illinois, it is ranked as the second largest cable television company. Mediacom maintains a headquarter in Blooming Grove, New York.
Some of the cities where Mediacom provides its services are Albany, Cedar Rapids, Jefferson City, and Minneapolis. It is estimated that more than 45% of the 2.8 millions homes in the area served subscribed their internet through Mediacom. Mediacom offers local sports channels via the MC 22 channel. Some of the sports shows offered on the MC 22 channel are SEC Network, YES Network, and NFL Network.
Mediacom offers 6 internet plans including launch, prime, prime plus, ultra, ultra plus and ultra plus 3T. Mediacom Launch plan offers 3 Mbps download speed and 512 KB upload speed and the data transfer limit is up to 150 GB for this plan. The Prime plan offers a download speed of 15 Mbps and the upload speed is up to 1 Mbps and you can use up to 250 GB data transfer per month. Prime plus features 50 Mbps download speed and 5 Mbps upload speed and the monthly data allowance is 350 MB.
The Ultra plan is a high speed internet plan that offers up to 100 Mbps download speed and up to 10 Mbps upload speed and you can use up to 999 GB data transfer. The Ultra plan comes with the high performance DOC SIS 3.0 modem that can significantly improve the internet speed. Ultra Plus is a superfast internet plan offers a 150 Mbps download speed and 20 Mbps upload speed and the maximum data transfer you can use is 2000 GB. Ultra Plus 3T offers the same download speed and upload speed as Ultra Plus plan but it offers a higher monthly data usage allowance of 3000 GB.
Mediacom television plan offers a wide variety of television plans. The On Demand plan offers more than 20,000 titles including movies, TV shows and sports shows. On Demand includes both the free and premium channels. Tivo allows you to watch all shows available via On Demand plus stream shows/music online and record your favorite TV shows or music.
The Mediacom video DVR allows you to record your favorite shows at any scheduled time from any place. You can save up to 350 hours of digital programs and up to 75 hours of HD programs. The premium channel features up to 12 HBO channels, 18 showtime channels, 12 cinemax channels a15 Starz and encore channels. It offers up to 50 channels of music choice that are without commercials.
Mediacom telephone plan allows you to make unlimited calling nationwide. It offers two international telephone plans including Mobile Worldplan and Landline Worldplan. The Mobile Worldplan allows you to make international phone calls to 86 countries for up to 250 minutes per month. The Landline Worldplan is a cheaper phone plan that also allows you to make at least 250 minutes of international phone calls.