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Modem for Comcast PHONE

by Jman787 / September 28, 2010 3:06 AM PDT

Right now im paying comcast $5/month to lease a modem. I would like to get my own and quit paying for it. However, I only have phone service with them and i cannot find anywhere a place with i can buy a telephone modem (thats not used). Does anyone know where i can find one?

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Do they use a special modem for phone services?
by ahtoi / September 28, 2010 8:37 AM PDT

I don't know; I have always thought they use the regular cable modem for that. I could be wrong on this though.

$5/month with no headache; you think that's expensive?

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well so far I've spent over $120 on it...
by Jman787 / September 28, 2010 9:34 AM PDT

So why not just buy a new one...but i spoke to comcast and now they say jsut like you that i can use anyone but the thing is i need a phone modem b/c only those have a regular phone cable port. I happen to have just found one on ebay (wasnt there last time i checked). BUT they also said that i cannot install it myself and that they will have to do it and it costs an extra $50 for that installation...so in the end i guess ill just stick with it

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