And I’ve found that most people with some good reason are very hesitant to shop ebay and therefore limit themselves to some third-rate VIA type of S board that they can find NIB from some second-rate vendor. But price it out first it might not be cost effective. Prashant M Level 3 Expert Answers. Modems and routers can be combined into a single box, and gateway is another term for a combined modem router. Typical Docsis modems take mins to boot.

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Now for the hard way. Plug this hardware in and dump the cable modem.

The Differences Between a Gateway, a Modem, a Router, a Switch and a Hub

I’ll let you know what happens next. Replcing it is very easy.

Have a great day! In the traditional home network chain of command, the router talks to the modem which talks to the internet service provider, resulting in an internet connection and Wi-Fi.

The “rental” is old and its actually not flexatxstv “renting”. The CUSL2 seems to have some undervolting and underclocking options in the bios, too, although I haven’t looked to closely at that.


The build quality is excellent.

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Gatewqy price it out first it might not be cost effective. You guys collectively know a shitload more than I do. The interface is easy to navigate and set. Gateway Belkin 54g Wireless You cannot post new topics in this forum You cannot reply to topics in this forum You cannot edit your posts in this forum You cannot delete your posts in this forum You cannot post attachments in this forum.

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Before I start my quick list of credentials are: Can you upgrade your Gateway computer to a newer OS? The 5gHz band is less stable than the 2.

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Is a Radeon AGP card thinking slightly ahead of myself a good passive choice in general? After installing this and getting it activated, my download speeds are fldxatxstc over megs down – that’s both wirelessly and hard-wired.

I don’t want to get bit by this kind’a nonsense at all. I’d probably go with an board though. You guys have any suggestions for me? It’s worth a thousand words. And I learned a lot about another arcane corner of the world, for which I’m grateful.


I am easy to work with. All you need to do is insert the cables provided, tighten the coaxial cord, and call your internet service provider. Show only see all. Sun May 23, 1: Tired of paying Comcast Now I get the full 25 mega-bits. You can’t post conmments that contain an email address. I can see why no one volunteered a replacement mobo as a lot of them are no longer stocked. There is nothing to jam.

This is a better modem with solid WiFi that gatteway quickly pay for itself. Processor Speed see all. Add Your Answer Tips for a great answer: