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Do I need a new modem? (DOCSIS questions)

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I have a linksys router CM100, this one exactly

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16825120001


I don't have any problems, but I hear I should get a DICSUS 3.0 instead of my 2.0. I get 30 m/bs down accroding to speakeasy speed test.


Should I upgrade or I'm I fine?
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Unless you pay for bandwidth you are not getting with your current modem you will see no benefits. DOCSIS 3.0 is rated for higher speed. If I rememver correctly 2.0 goes up to 35Mbs. (I used to install them for comcast.
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How much bandwith are you paying for? Run a speedtest.net test and post a screenie.
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As stated, you are looking to match the package you pay for with the bandwidth you are able to achieve.
Simply changing modems does not automatically grant you additional bandwidth.
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