Mediacom Approved Modems

Looking at the Mediacom approved modems, you have a few good choices. Highly regarded modems like the NETGEAR CM1000 and the ARRIS SURFboard SB6183 should be considered for purchase.

Read the Cable Modem Buying Guide to help you choose a modem. Do not forget to purchase your modem accessories.

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Last Updated: December 1, 2019

Mediacom Approved Modems for December 2019

Best DOCSIS 3.1 Modem

NETGEAR CM1000 DOCSIS 3.1 Mediacom Approved Modems
NETGEAR CM1000 Cable Modem

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Model #NETGEAR CM1000
Download Speed6 Gbps
Channel Bonding32 Download & 8 Upload
DOCSIS3.1
ColorBlack
WiFi RouterNo
VoIP Telephone AdapterNo

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ARRIS SURFboard SB6183 DOCSIS 3.0 Mediacom Approved Modems
ARRIS SURFboard SB6183 Cable Modem

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Model #ARRIS SURFboard SB6183
Download Speed686 Mbps
Channel Bonding16 Download & 4 Upload
DOCSIS3.0
ColorWhite or Black
WiFi RouterNo
VoIP Telephone AdapterNo

Full Mediacom Approved Modem List

The Modems Listed Below Are All DOCSIS 3.0 Modems
* Indicates a DOCSIS 3.1 Modem
♦ Indicates an Intel Puma Chipset Defect – Do Not Buy

Note: ✅ means Yes, ❌ means No

BrandModel #ChannelsMax SpeedVoIPWiFi
ARRISSB61214×4172 Mbps
ARRISSB61418×4343 Mbps
ARRISSB618316×4686 Mbps
ARRISSB6190 ♦32×81.4 Gbps
ARRISSB8200*32×810 Gbps
MotorolaMB72208×4343 Mbps
MotorolaMB742016×4686 Mbps
MotorolaMB8600*32×83.8 Gbps
NETGEARCM1000*32×86 Gbps
NETGEARCM1100*32×810 Gbps

Channels: first # refers to downstream channels, second # refers to upstream channels (e.g. 16×4, means 16 downstream channels and 4 upstream channels)
The more channels, the faster the speed

Max Speed: refers to the theoretical maximum download speed

VoIP: indicates if the modem has telephone capability

WiFi: indicates if the modem has WiFi capability

Mediacom Approved Modems Added in November 2018
ARRIS SB6121
ARRIS SB6141
ARRIS SB6183
ARRIS SB6190
Motorola MB7220
Motorola MB7420
Motorola MB8600
NETGEAR CM1100

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6 thoughts on “Mediacom Approved Modems”

  1. What 3.1 modems does mediacom support? Why do I need to rent 3.1 modem from you and have you install?
    Upload speeds with mediacom are very slow.

    1. Hello Mike,

      First of all, Mediacom does not operate this site. You will need to contact them for support issues (side note, you do not need to rent a modem – buy your own modem to save money). ApprovedModemList.com is a site that pulls information on certified modems for ISPs. The point of this website is to save people money on purchasing their own modems instead of renting, which is a big waste of dollars.

      As for the DOCSIS 3.1 modems Mediacom supports, please check the list below. These modems are also indicated in the the list above with a * after the modem model #.

      ARRIS SB8200
      Motorola MB8600
      NETGEAR CM1000
      NETGEAR CM1100

      Thanks for the question, Mike.

  2. I have Mediacom and want to buy my own modem/router with VoIP and WiFi capabilities, are their any available that I can purchase?

    1. On Mediacom’s approved modem list, they state Mediacom phone service will not work on these devices. Mediacom also states that their modem list is not all-inclusive, meaning you could purchase a NETGEAR CM1150V, however it most likely would not work. Mediacom probably will not allow you to use phone service.

      Thanks for the question, Julius.

  3. I have a Netgear Nighthawk X6
    AC 3200 Tri-Band WiFi Router. Model R8000.
    Will this replace my modem from mediacom and my old router ?

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