Recent Examples of cable modem from the Web
David Baker and Darrell Johnson check the cable modem noise level in one of the communities Eastern Oregon Telecom serves.
The faster service requires a newer cable modem that uses the DOCSIS 3.1 standard.
Most Comcast cable modems in the Houston area use the older DOCSIS 3.0, and max out at speeds of 300 megabits per second.
To have the service, customers will need to install a new DOCSIS 3.1 cable modem.
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CABLE MODEM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cable modem for English Language Learners
: a device that connects a computer to a network (such as the Internet) through the same kind of cable used for cable television
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