Does Arris manufacture cable modems?


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Telecommunications equipment company Arris manufactures several different cable modems in its line known as Surfboard or Surfboard Extreme. Arris also manufactures high-speed DSL modems, smart video adapters and modem replacement batteries for Surfboard modems.

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There are several Surfboard Extreme wireless cable modems made by Arris. Its first model has download speeds up to 343 Mbps, as well as Wi-Fi speeds up to 1800 Mbps. This modem also offers networking for HD video streaming. In comparison, a different Surfboard Extreme cable modem offers the same 343 Mbps download speed, but is a wired modem with a gigabit Ethernet port.

Another cable modem produced by Arris is the SBG6580 Surfboard Extreme, which is a wireless cable modem with a wireless access point and a 4-port gigabit Ethernet router. The other Surfboard Extreme model, the SB6121, is a wired router with speeds of up to 160 Mbps.

Arris Surfboard models include the SB5101 and SBG901. The SBG901 is a wireless cable router with wireless access point capabilities, firewall protection and a pairing button for wireless. This modem can also be used as an Ethernet router. The SB5101 cable modem is a plug-and-play cable modem, and it is a wired modem that supports most standard Internet software. Arris also manufactures high speed modems for use with AT&T DSL products.

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