01 Aug Best Cable Modem WiFi Router Combo 2016
A better option to buying a modem and a WiFi router separately, would be to choose a cable modem/router combo that includes both in one box. It just means easier set up, less wiring and far less configuration in order to achieve high-speed Internet.
Here is a list of the best DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem Wifi router combos.
NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1900 – Wi-Fi DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem/Router Combo
NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1900 – Wi-Fi DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem/Router Combo is a DOCSIS 3.0 compatible device that can deliver speeds up to 1.9 Gbps WiFi Speed and 960 Mbps modem speed. This modem router all in one is the best in class for those who subscribe to XFINITY, Comcast, Time Warner, MAXX, and Cox Premier & Ultimate.
Its 1.6 GHz processor makes it ideal for gaming and video streaming. It uses a new technology called 24×8 Channel Bonding to deliver incredibly high speeds even during peak hours of network congestion. It can be used with both Mac and Windows systems and is the perfect choice for larger spaces with lots of walls which need extra signal strength and range. The Beamforming+ technology enables it to cover large spaces with ease.
It comes with an array of security features as well.
TP-LINK Archer CR700 – AC1750 Wireless DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem/Router Combo
This is a certified pick for Xfinity, Time Warner, Cablevision, and Bright House. The TP-LINK Archer CR700 – AC1750 Wireless DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem/Router Combo is powered by DOCSIS 3.0 technology, and can go up to 680 Mbps modem speeds and up to 1750 Mbps wireless speeds over dual 2.4 Ghz and 5 Ghz bands.
It comes with 16 downstream and 4 upstream channels which make it the ultimate for gaming, downloading large files and HD video streaming. TP-Link’s Beamforming technology ensures that the device is suitable for use in large spaces.
Its dual core processor can multitask without any drops and the additional USB ports on its back panel keep all peripherals centralized. An impressive 2-year warranty backs this sturdy modem-router.