LRG found that combined net additions for the quarter totaled over 2.3 million subscribers - a total that slightly exceeded the previous record set in the first quarter of 2004. The top broadband providers now account for over 30.9 million high-speed Internet subscribers, with cable having nearly 18.8 million broadband subscribers, and DSL having close to 12.2 million subscribers.
Other key findings include:
|Provider||Subscribers at End of Q3 2004||Net Adds in Q3 2004|
|Bright House Networks*||700,000||25,000|
|Total Top Cable||18,774,986||1,279,435|
|Total Top DSL||12,177,654||1,047,955|
Sources: The Companies and Leichtman Research Group, Inc.
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