Compare WoW! to DIRECTV

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WoW! is a provider of cable TV, Internet and phone services to certain areas of the Midwest and Southeast. Founded in 1996, WoW! originally only operated in Illinois, Michigan, Ohio and Indiana but has since expanded to more states. Their corporate headquarters is located in Denver, Colorado.

WoW! Services

WoW! offers multiple package options for each of their different services including cable TV, Internet and home phone. They also have business Internet, voice and video services available in certain areas. The available residential services include:

WoW! Cable TV

WoW! Cable TV has several packages to choose from with varying channel counts based on service area, such as:

  • Expanded Basic - offers local broadcast stations and some popular channels like ESPN and CNN.
  • Digital Gateway - includes all of the channels in the Expanded Basic package as well as access to Pay-Per-View titles and premium channel subscriptions.
  • Digital Preferred Plus - adds more channels like digital music channels and the ENCORE® Movie Pak to those included in the Digital Gateway package.


Customers can choose from a number of WoW! packages with different Internet speeds. Each package includes seven WoW! email addresses.

  • 3/5 Mbps - this package is only available as part of a bundle offer and is for casual Internet use like email and web browsing.
  • 12/15 Mbps - with a 12 Mbps download speed, this package is capable of downloading pictures and music as well as small video streaming and some online gaming.
  • 25/30 Mbps - designed for multi-user households, online gaming and streaming video.
  • 50 Mbps - offers speeds fast enough for extreme online gaming, large file sharing and multi-user households.

Home Phone

WoW! offers two separate home phone packages. The Local Phone package offers unlimited local calling and the ability to add on extra calling features. The SmartChoice Phone package includes unlimited nationwide long distance and call features like voicemail, call waiting and caller ID.


WoW! packages are not available everywhere. Currently, WoW! Cable TV operates in Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, Florida, Kansas, South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa. Here are some of the WoW! available service areas:

Compare Television Providers

In addition to WoW!, customers have a variety of options to choose from. Finding the right television provider involves comparing services, deals and availability. Visit their website to learn more about all of their available service areas and offers.


Data collected 3/28/14 from http://www.wowway.com/wow