What modems are compatible with Xfinity Voice?

Best Comcast XFINITY Approved Modems

  • Motorola MB8600 Cable Modem.
  • NETGEAR CM500 Cable Modem.
  • ARRIS SVG2482AC.

Does Xfinity Voice require a special modem?

Wireless Gateway Unlike traditional home phones, Xfinity Voice operates over an Internet connection to give you amazing call clarity and other great features. That means it requires a voice modem to work.

What hardware do I need for Xfinity Voice?

To use Xfinity Voice service you need a telephone handset and electrical outlets. Inside wiring and jacks are not required for service. Handsets may be connected directly to a Comcast Wireless Gateway device, or inside wiring and jacks can be connected to provide phone service throughout a residence.

What is a voice telephone enabled modem?

A voice modem is an analog telephone data modem with a built-in capability of transmitting and receiving voice recordings over the phone line. Voice modems are used for telephony and answering machine applications.

Is VoIP considered a landline?

Features. As mentioned above, landline phones are limited to only the most basic features, while VoIP phones allow for a wide range of features like having a virtual receptionist, voicemail-to-email, automatic call forwarding, three digit dialing, and many more.

Do I have to call Comcast if I get a new modem?

No, you don’t need to call comcast to activate your new modem.

Do I need voice telephone enabled modem?

No, you should not need to get any special “telephone enabled” modem/router. All you need to use Google Voice through the web interface on your computer is access to the Internet.

How do I connect directly to my Comcast modem?

Directly connect your computer to the Comcast modem, click “Start,” click “Run,” type “CMD” into the Run window and wait for the command prompt to appear. Type “IPCONFIG” in the Run window and look at the IP address that is returned, as it will be the current IP of your Comcast modem.

What modem is compatible with Comcast?

Comcast’s expanded eligibility for Internet Essentials including: additional support for the Lift Zone initiative, which establishes free WiFi access in 50 community centers in Houston

What is the best cable modem to use with Comcast?

– Three-in-one cable modem saves landline phone costs and recurrent modem rental cost – Broadcom cable modem chipset provides security from denial of service attacks – DOCSIS 3.0 modem offers both Comcast XFINITY internet and voice services – Four gigabit Ethernet LAN ports provide faster wired internet connections

How to use your own modem with Comcast?

Find Out If Your Equipment Is Approved and Compatible with Xfinity Services.

  • Identifying Approved Retail Devices. Before buying a retail device through a third-party retailer,go to the My Device Info page to better understand which devices are approved by Comcast.
  • Frequently Asked Questions. Can I bring my own equipment to Comcast?