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pulsar777

join:2009-12-21

[cable] Can Motorola SB5101 work in EuroDocsis cable network?

Can Motorola SB5101 work in euroDocsis network without modification? I know the difference between Docsis and EuroDocsis is in downstream bandwidth: 6Mhz per channel in US cable network and 8Mhz per channel in a European cable network. Is there any difference in modem hardware, i.e. different chips used in SB5101 and SB5101E euro version?


sashwa
Premium,Mod
join:2001-01-29
Alcatraz
kudos:19

Re: [cable] Can Motorola SB5101 work in EuroDocsis cable network

Moved in from Broadband Modem (Hardware).


Nick
Purveyor of common sense
Premium,VIP,MVM
join:2000-10-29
Smithtown, NY
reply to pulsar777
I will check for you but I am almost certain a SB5101 will not work in a Euro network. However, some of the later modems can work in Worldwide mode.


jmatherly4219

join:2007-05-11
Bristol, VA
reply to pulsar777
I won't swear to this, but it believe in 1999 or in that timeframe the FCC introduced DOCSIS to be a worldwide protocol for all cable networks.