High Speed Cable Modem: The NETGEAR CM1000 Ultra Speed
Cable Modem provides a connection to high-speed cable Internet with speeds up to
1 Gbps. The cable modem is certified by most major cable Internet
providers in the US. A Gigabit Ethernet port provides fast access and downloads.
The NETGEAR CM1000 saves
you money over time by owning your cable equipment and avoiding monthly rental charges from your Internet provider.
Note: Before connecting the CM1000 to your router and the
Internet, you will need to configure it through your computer and call your
Internet Service Provider (ISP).
US Cable Internet Service Provider Compatibility: The CM1000 is
compatible with most major US cable internet service providers; like Comcast
XFINITY, Time Warner Cable, Cox, Charter, Cablevision & more (up to Ultimate 300
plans). The cable modem supports the assignment of IPv4 and IPv6 addresses by
cable Internet providers. Not compatible with Cable bundled voice services.
- You must contact your
Internet service provider (ISP) and tell them that you are using the cable
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 3.1 Certified: The NETGEAR CM1000 Ultra Speed Cable
Modem is designed to meet DOCSIS 3.1 specifications and backward compatible with DOCSIS
3.0 networks. DOCSIS 3.1 is 10x faster than 3.0 devices.
1 Gbps Download Speed: The CM1000 cable modem supports up to
1 Gbps with 32 downstream & 8 upstream channels to provide efficient and
reliable access to any of your provider's fastest cable Internet speed tiers.
Whether you're simply surfing the web or streaming multiple HD videos
simultaneously, you'll stay connected with speed and reliability.
Note: Maximum speed is derived from DOCSIS 3.1 specifications and
actual throughput varies depending on your Internet subscription with your
Gigabit Ethernet Port: The CM1000 cable modem features an RJ-45 Gigabit
Ethernet port (10/100/1000) for initial setup using your Windows PC or Mac
computer, and permanent wired connection with your router.
Coaxial Cable Connector: The CM1000 cable modem is fitted with a
coaxial cable connector which plugs into your Internet Service Provider's
coaxial cable and wall outlet (coax cable not included).
Computer Requirements: During installation and
activation, you must connect the CM1000 cable modem directly to your Windows PC or
Mac computer via the included Ethernet cable. The CM1000
is compatible with Windows PC (10/8/7/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.
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