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.
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.