AC1900 WiFi Cable Modem Router: The NETGEAR Nighthawk C7100V is
CableLabs DOCSIS 3.0 three-in-one high-speed cable modem and AC1900 WiFi router
with XFINITY Voice. This cable modem router gives you high-speed Internet
connection with combined speeds of up to 1.9Gbps with AC19000 WiFi. It also
supports two XFINITY Voice telephone lines with battery backup. Enhanced
features include 3-way conference calling, caller ID, call forwarding and more.
It's ideal for XFINITY Internet and Voice service - saving you up to $120 a year
by eliminating Internet service provider rental fees.
Note: Before installing the NETGEAR C7100V, you will need to configure it through your computer and call your
Internet Service Provider (ISP).
US Cable Internet Service Provider Compatibility: The AC1900
WiFi Cable Modem Router is compatible with most major US cable internet service
providers; like Comcast XFINITY (including Voice services), Time Warner
Cable (including Time Warner Cable Maxx), Cox, Charter, Cablevision & more. The
cable modem supports the assignment of IPv4 and IPv6 addresses by cable Internet
- You must contact your Internet service provider (ISP) and tell them
that you are using the cable modem. Before you connect the cable modem
and contact your cable Internet provider, collect your cable account
number, account phone number, and login information (your email address
or user name and password).
- If Comcast XFINITY is your cable Internet provider, setup Internet
service by using Comcast XFINITY self-activation process. If you are
unable to self-activate your modem router, call Comcast XFINITY customer
CableLabs DOCSIS 3.0 Certified: The NETGEAR AC1900 WiFi
Cable Modem Router is designed to meet DOCSIS 3.0 specifications and backward
compatible with DOCSIS 2.0 networks. DOCSIS 3.0 is 16x faster than 2.0 devices.
XFINITY Voice Compatible: The NETGEAR C7100V supports two XFINITY
Voice telephone lines with enhanced call features like 3-way conference calling,
caller ID, call forwarding and more. The C7100V is compatible with wired
phones and cordless DECT phones. The C7100V does not have DECT hardware
installed; you must have a DECT base station and phone to use it with the
C7100V. If you want to use a VoIP phone with your C7100V, your C7100V must
always be connected to a power source (you can purchase a backup battery in case
of a power outage).
Powerful 1.6GHz Processor with 24x8 Channel Bonding:
Its powerful 1.6GHz combined processor supports 24 download & 8 upstream
channels simultaneously for efficient and reliable Internet access. You get up
to 960Mbps download speed for streaming HD videos, faster downloads, and
high-speed online gaming.
802.11ac: The modem router supports the 802.11ac networking
standard. This new standard offers better speed, improved reliability, and more
range than older WiFi networking standards. The extender is also backward
compatible with earlier WiFi a/b/g/n standards. However, to get the benefits of
802.11ac, your WiFi router must support the 802.11ac WiFi networking standard.
In comparison, the latest 802.11ac WiFi standard is 3x faster than the older
802.11n WiFi standard.
Beamforming+: Beamforming+ boosts speed, reliability, and
range of WiFi connections on 2.4 and 5GHz bands. Unlike typical WiFi routers
that just blast the WiFi signals in all directions; with Beamforming+ the router
& device communicate with each other, so the router can directly beam the WiFi
signal to the device. The result is a stronger, faster, more reliable connection
that is locked in even when the device is moved around the home.
NETGEAR Genie App: The
NETGEAR Genie App makes getting the most out of your home network fun &
easy. The Genie App lets you easily monitor, connect & control your home network
from a Windows PC, Mac computer/laptop, Apple iOS device, or Android
smartphone/tablet. With the NETGEAR Genie App you can share & stream music or
videos, diagnose & repair network issues, set up parental controls & more.
Convenient Content Sharing: With NETGEAR, sharing across
your network is built-in and simple, anything from accessing stored photos &
music to wireless printing. DLNA allows you to stream media files between DLNA
compatible devices over the network. ReadyShare lets you wirelessly access &
share USB hard drives via the C7100V's built-in USB 2.0 ports, plus access and
share a USB printer.
Wired Connections: The WiFi cable modem router provides one
coaxial cable connector, four 10/100/1000 LAN Gigabit Ethernet ports, and dual
USB-A 2.0 ports.
- Coax Connector: The modem router's coax connector plugs
into your cable internet service provider's coax cable.
- 4 Gigabit Ethernet Ports: The four RJ-45
Gigabit Ethernet ports (10/100/1000) with auto-sensing technology let you
make a wired connection to local LAN devices, like your computer, game
system, smart TV, and Blu-ray player.
- Dual Telephone Ports: There are two RJ-11 jacks to connect
Voice over IP (VoIP) telephone lines.
- Dual USB Ports: The two USB-A 2.0 ports let you connect
a USB hard drive, flash drive, or printer to the modem router. USB storage
devices must be formatted in FAT16/32, NTFS, or Ext2/3/4. If you attach a
USB storage device to the modem router, you can access the storage device
from your local network or outside your local network via the internet.
High Security: Maintain the highest security across your
network to ensure your privacy & family is safe while online. Whether it's
preventing phishing & spyware or just limiting access for kids & guests, NETGEAR
has you covered.
- Parental Controls: Keep your Internet browsing
experience safe and secure with free parental controls. It allows you to
limit access to certain web sites at certain times. For example no social
networking or gaming site access after dinner time.
- Guest Network Access: Separate & secure access for
guests. Guest networks create a completely separate WiFi network for your
guests' devices, ensuring they do not have access to your home network or to
the shared USB hard drive with all your personal data.
- Secure WiFi Connections: Secure WiFi connections offer
the highest level of WPA/WPA2/WPA2-PSK security with Double firewall
protection (SPI/NAT firewall) and Denial-of-Service (DoS) attack prevention.
Simple Setup: NETGEAR makes installation and management fast
& simple, so you can connect quickly & make sure you stay that way. The router
offers a built-in Setup Wizard for computer setup, an Apple & Google Play app
for Apple iOS & Android setup, plus a WPS push-button setup.
Computer Requirements: The NETGEAR C7100V is compatible with
Windows PC (8/7/Vista/XP/2000) and Mac computers (OS X). It also supports
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0, Firefox 2.0, Safari 1.4, or Google Chrome 11.0
browsers or higher.
Detachable AC Power Cord: The included 6.5' detachable AC power cord
will need to be plugged into the back of the NETGEAR C7100V and an AC wall
outlet or surge protector (sold separately).