What Is FastAccess DSL?

by Alexis Rohlin

FastAccess DSL is a promotional DSL Internet service sold by AT&T and Bell South. According to AT&T Services, you can get DSL FastAccess if you live in the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. FastAccess DSL consists of four different Internet packages that offer different upload and download speeds.


DSL LITE is the lowest-priced plan at $19.95 a month at the time of publication. DSL LITE has the slowest Internet connection speed of all of the plans. You can download 68 kilobits per second and upload 128 kilobits per second. If you use the Internet only for e-mail and social networking, you may want to look into this package deal.


DSL ULTRA is the second cheapest plan and costs $32.95 per month at the time of publication. With the DSL ULTRA package you can download at speeds up to 1.5 megabits per second and upload 256 kilobits per second. ULTRA is faster than LITE, so if you want a plan that is reasonably priced and doesn't require a high download or upload speed for you Internet needs, consider looking into the ULTRA package. If you use your Internet for e-mail, surfing the Internet and downloading slightly large files, you may want to consider the ULTRA plan.


DSL XTREME is one of the higher tiers of the DSL FastAccess Internet packages. It costs $37.95 per month at the time of publication. You can download 3 megabits per second and 384 kilobits per second. If you like to download movies and play games on-line, the EXTREME or EXTREME 6.0 will suit your entertainment needs.


DSL EXTREME 6.0 is the fastest and the highest priced Internet service DSL package sold by ATT FastAccess DSL. It costs $42.95 per month at the time of publication. With DSL EXTREME 6.0 you can download up to 6 megabits per second and 512 kilobits per second. If you are a hardcore online gamer or do all of your business online and have huge files to transfer on a daily basis, the DSL EXTREME 6.0 package may suit your needs.

About the Author

Alexis Rohlin is a professional writer for various websites. She has produced works for Red Anvil Publishing and was one of the top 10 finalists in the 2007 Midnight Hour Short Story Contest for OnceWritten.com. Rohlin holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in English from Madonna University.

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