Best DOCSIS 3.0 modem of 2020


The DOCSIS 3.0 modem has been around for quite some time and its reach has spanned over both the entry-level segment (4×4 and 8×4 downstream / upstream channels) to the higher-end side where the modems can theoretically support Gigabit tier Internet data plans (24×8 and 32×8). I know that the DOCSIS 3.1 modems have entered … Read more

Arris SB8200 vs Motorola MB8600


Arris SB8200 and Motorola MB8600 are two of the latest and most promising cable modems to have adopted the new DOCSIS 3.1 technology (Zoom’s Motorola being the more recent one) each of them offering up to 32 download QAM channels and 8 upload channels for the DOCSIS 3.0 standard (backwards-compatible) or two OFDM bonded channels … Read more

Motorola MB8600 DOCSIS 3.1 Cable Modem Review


Motorola MB8600 is the latest device from the new-generation of cable modems to join the DOCSIS 3.1 group (along with Arris SB8200 and Netgear CM1000) and, besides featuring up to 32 SCQAM (DOCSIS 3.0) or two OFDM (DOCSIS 3.1) bonded channels which should allow you to take advantage of the best and fastest Internet speed … Read more

Arris SB8200 DOCSIS 3.1 Cable Modem Review


Arris SB8200 is part of the first wave of cable modems to support both the new DOCSIS 3.1 traffic and the older DOCSIS 3.0 standard (which should ease the transition to the newer technology), allowing its users to take advantage of the fastest download speed available from the ISP and supporting bonding of up to … Read more

Netgear CM1000 DOCSIS 3.1 Cable Modem Review


Netgear CM1000 is one of the first cable modems to support the new DOCSIS 3.1 technology, offering 32 downstream and 8 upstream channels for the DOCSIS 3.0 connection (as can be seen, the device is backwards compatible with DOCSIS 3.0) and 2 OFDMA downstream and 2 OFDMA upstream channels for the DOCSIS 3.1 connection, which … Read more

LINKSYS CM3016 DOCSIS 3.0 16×4 Cable Modem Review


The Linksys CM3016 is part of the latest trio of DOCSIS 3.0 modems released by Linksys (which includes the 8×4 CM3008 and the 24×8 CM3024), it is a device worthy of consideration and it perfectly fits with the more common internet plans from most internet service providers. Linksys CM3016 Check Offer The idea of … Read more

D-Link DCM-301 DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem Review


The D-Link DCM-301 DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem was released by the Taiwanese manufacturer as a reaction to the more popular Arris Motorola cable modems. D-Link is a very successful manufacturer of networking products and in 2008 it became the worldwide market leader for WiFi product shipments. This says a lot about what D-Link can deliver and the marketing … Read more

Zoom 5370 DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem Review


There comes a time when people get fed up with the always-increasing monthly renting fees for a modem (that more often than not, under performs) and strive for something better, a way to remove the stress received from a poor Internet connection. If this person is you, fear not, as there is always a way … Read more

Motorola ARRIS SURFboard SB6183 vs Netgear CM500


Everybody wants a good and stable Internet connection, either for entertainment and multimedia or for working at home or in an office (where time is money and you can’t afford any downtime). In order to do so, you need a good modem to connect to the Internet Services, as you can’t connect directly to your … Read more