Arris SURFboard SB6183 DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem

4.00 out of 5
(2 customer reviews)

  • APPROVED with Comcast Xfinity, Spectrum, Cox and more.
  • Cable Modem only
  • Internet speeds up to 686 Mbps Download and 131 Mbps Upload
  • Ideal for streaming HD Video and gaming on multiple devices
  • 2-year warranty with US Technical Support
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Description

The SURFboard SB6183 is a DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem capable of of bonding up to 16 downstream and 4 upstream channels. It’s best for cable internet speed plans up to 300 Mbps. Stop spending money on monthly rental fees. Power your home network with the SURFboard SB6183.

Compatible with major U.S. cable internet providers: The SURFboard SB6183 is compatible with major U.S. cable internet providers including Cox, Spectrum, Xfinity and others. If you are unsure, visit your internet service provider’s website or the ARRIS website to confirm.

Some of them are defined as follows:

  • Up to 686 Mbps DOCSIS® Download Speeds
  • 16 x 4 Modem Channels
  • One 1-Gigabit Ethernet Port
  • Supports IPv4 and IPv6
  • 2 Year Limited Warranty
  • Compatible with Major U.S. Cable Providers
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ARRIS SURFboard (16x4) DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem, approved for Cox, Spectrum, Xfinity & more (SB6183...
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ARRIS SURFboard (16x4) DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem, approved for Cox, Spectrum, Xfinity & more (SB6183...
  • Tom's guide #1 cable Modem choice 2 years in a row. Approved with Xfinity, spectrum (Charter, time Warner, bright house), Cox and more. If you are unsure, call your cable internet provider to confirm it is approved....
  • Ideal for Internet speeds up to 300 Mbps Download and 131 Mbps Upload based on your cable ISP subscription. Gigabit Ethernet port to connect to computer or router

Modem DESIGN

A very first impression of anything which impacts on the human mind is an appearance. Design of a device matters a lot. Arris SB6183 is itself a vivid and fresh modem. ARRIS SURFboard SB6183 is of little extents, estimating 5.0 x 2.1 x 5.0 inches and weighing 22.4 ounces, so it is easy to put it without stressing that it will consume an excessive amount of room. The front of the router is home to the Arris logo, the model name, and number, as well as four status LED lights responsible for Power. Receive (green means that the Downstream channel is connected and blue means there is a high-speed Internet connection with bonded downstream channels), Send (green means that the Upstream channel is connected and blue means there is a high-speed Internet connection with bonded upstream channels) and Online. It accommodates the Ethernet port at the back of the router along with a coaxial cable connector and a power connector.

DOCSIS Standard

Data Over Cable Interface Specification (DOCSIS) is another feature of Arris SB6183. DOCSIS basically designates the protocol that your cable provider uses to communicate to your modem and also provides you with internet access. Arris SB6183 is integrated with DOCSIS 3.0 which is the current industry standard.

Compatibility and Performance

Arris SB6183 has great performance and stability. It is easy to use with great reasonable price. It will be relevant for you up to 2 to 3 years to recover your investment so availing the device like Arris SB6183 is a great idea. It will ensure you a maximum theoretical downstream and upstream speed. Downstream speed of 686 Mbps and Upstream speed of 131 Mbps. Maximum Theoretical Download Speed is 29.6 Mbps. The modem Arris SB6183 is compatible with Time Warner Cable, Cox, Comcast, RCN, Cable One, RCN and Charter. Also, compatible with most Operating Systems like Windows XP SP3, Vista SP2 or later, 7 SP1, 8, 10, MAC 10.4 or higher, UNIX and LINUX.

Interface

ARRIS SURFboard SB6183 enables you to screen the arrangement settings and the status of your modem with the assistance of the Web Manager, which can be accessed by typing http://192.168.100.1 into a program.

The Web Manager highlights six tabs, along the best, for Status (the operational status of the modem), Product data (programming and equipment related data), Event log (shows the recognized occasions and the time they happened), Addresses (sequential number and the MAC addresses for the modem and the PC associated with the system), Configuration (organize association recurrence and the channel ID) and Help.

Indicator Lights

  • Power: Green light ensures that the modem is properly connected to the power supply.
  • Receive: Green light ensures that the Downstream channel is connected. Blue light ensures that there is a high-speed Internet connection with bonded downstream channels.
  • Send: Green light ensures that the Upstream channel is connected. Blue light ensures that there is a high-speed Internet connection with bonded upstream channels.
  • Online: Online LED should be solid green which confirms internet connectivity.

Warranty & Support

Manufacturer’s warranty can be requested from customer service. Click here to make a request to customer service.

User manual – link

2 reviews for Arris SURFboard SB6183 DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem

  1. 5 out of 5

    john

    There are many great features of Arris SB6183 but most of all I liked its internet downloading speed which is up to 686 Mbps and its DOCSIS 3.0 technology. It also contains 16×4 Modem Channels 16 downstream channels and four upstream channels and its Design is vivid. Moreover, it gives a 2-year warranty which can save my maintenance costs.

  2. 3 out of 5

    geethy

    I only noticed that it runs hot and a bit expensive from previous models. It is incompatible with infamous cable providers.

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