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Should you buy or rent a cable modem?


Staff member
Dec 17, 2013

We'll need some math.
This is one of those things you've probably never though about but most likely should. Because standing between your computer and all your connected stuff is a little blinking vampire that most likely is costing you money.
Presenting: The cable modem.
That's the little thing with three or four lights that sends the GBs to your Wifis and lets you do all the things. And there's a pretty good chance that you're shelling out money for it every month. Money that could be used to, say, buy a cable modem instead.

The decision is easy. Mostly.

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