Linksys, best known for their home and business networking products, announced a brand new line-up of modems and modem/router combo at CES 2016 that are set to release Spring of this year. The two new high speed cable modems — CM3008 8X4 and the CM3024 24X8 — include DOCSIS 3.0 technology and are planned to be compatible with all major cable service providers. While the two new modem/router combo units include a Wireless CG7500 AC1900 Router along with a Wireless X6200 AC750 VDSL Router. If you’re attending CES 2016 this week, you can stop by Linksys’ booth at South Hall #30445 and get a peek at these devices.
Linksys High Speed Cable Modem, DOCSIS 3.0 8×4 – CM3008
The Linksys CM3008 DOCSIS 3.0 8X4 Cable Modem delivers high-speed broadband connectivity to your home and office with download speeds up to 343 Mbps and upload speeds up to 120 Mbps. The Gigabit Ethernet port provides high-speed network performance, while DOCSIS 3.0 support ensures you can connect directly to your existing cable broadband service.
Availability planned for Spring 2016 with a retail price of $69.99.
Linksys High Speed Cable Modem, DOCSIS 3.0 24X8 – CM3024
The Linksys CM3024 DOCSIS 3.0 24X8 Cable Modem delivers high-speed broadband connectivity to your home and office with download speeds up to 960 Mbps and upload speeds up to 240 Mbps. The Gigabit Ethernet port provides high-speed network performance, while DOCSIS 3.0 support ensures you can connect directly to your existing cable broadband service.
Availability planned for Spring 2016 with retail pricing of $129.99.
Linksys High Speed AC1900 Dual-Band Cable Modem Router, DOCSIS 3.0 24X8 – CG7500
The Linksys AC1900 Cable Modem Router is a 24X8 DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem and a Wireless AC1900 Router all-in-one. Users will get superior Wi-Fi performance and enjoy networking speeds of AC1900 Mbps (N600 + AC1300), making it ideal for large households, gamers, and HD video enthusiasts. The DOCSIS 3.0 24X8 Cable Modem delivers high-speed broadband connectivity for cable subscribers of 100 Mbps and greater packages.
- Wireless AC1900 Router for Speeds up to 600 Mbps for 802.11n clients and up to 1300 Mbps for 802.11ac clients.
- DOCSIS 3.0 24X8 Cable Modem for 100+ Mbps broadband packages.
- 1.2 GHz Dual-Core.
- One USB 2.0 port and 4 Gigabit Ethernet Ports.
Availability planned for Summer 2016 with a price tag of $249.99.
Linksys ADSL/VDSL Dual-Band WiFi Modem Router – X6200
The Linksys ADSL/VDSL Dual-Band Wi-Fi Modem Router features dual wireless bands (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz) with data speeds up to 300Mbps (2.4GHz) + 433Mbps (5GHz) making it ideal for internet streaming and gaming. The X6200 also contains a built-in DSL modem, making it easy to connect to DSL Internet service. Additional features include:
- One VDSL/ADSL2/2+ port, Annex A – RJ-11 port
- One Gigabit WAN port with auto MDI/MDIX sensing (RJ-45) for Router functionality.
- Supports VPN pass-through with IPSec, PPTP, and L2TP
- DHCP server for LAN.
- Supports Universal Plug and Play (UPnP).
This model is set to release in March of this year for €99,99 and £79,99.