Home Internet usage

Home Internet usage

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Data usage basics

We measure data in gigabytes. That’s the amount of data you download and upload from all the connected devices in your home each month. Each of our plans comes with a monthly data allowance.

Our internet plans

All plans come with a data allowance for each bill period.

  • You’ll get an email alert when you use 65%, 90%, and 100% of your monthly data allowance.
  • We’ll also email you the first time you go over your data limit.
  • Charges apply the third time you go over your data limit.o We charge $10 for each additional 50GB of data.
    • We charge $10 for each additional 50GB of data.
    • The maximum overage charge for AT&T INTERNETSM is $100 a month,  and $200 a month for DSL and Fixed Wireless Internet.
    • See your Terms of Service for more details.

Unlimited data usage

If you have AT&T INTERNET, you can upgrade to unlimited data if you have one of the following:

  • A combined bill for AT&T INTERNET and DIRECTV or U-verse TV
  • AT&T TV
  • Internet 500  or Internet 1000
  • The unlimited usage allowance option for $30 month

Monthly data allowance by speed

Internet service option

Monthly data allowance

Data overage fees or price

DSL1

150GB

$10 for each additional 50GB of data above the allowance with a($200 maximum per month

Fixed Wireless Internet

250GB

$10 for each additional 50GB of data above the allowance with a$200 maximum per month

Internet Basic1 768Kbps up to Internet 300

1TB

$10 for each additional 50GB of data above the allowance with a $100 maximum per month

Internet 5002 or internet 1000

Unlimited

No data overage fee

Unlimited data allowance3

Unlimited

$30 per month, no data overage fee

Unlimited bundle allowance4

Unlimited

No data overage fees.

More about Internet data usage

How much data do I need?

Some things to keep in mind as you estimate your data:

Downloading an HD movie is very data heavy, while sending a simple text email uses hardly any data at all.

Streaming video or music uses data that can add up quickly.

Check your usage in myAT&T.