New to the Community? Start here.
Any ideas here? I don't want to try this until I hear whether it's allowed
You may want to call Comcast and ask the direct question... only a handful of Comcast Staff ever look in these forums....
I learned long ago to NEVER call comcast on the phone. They ALWAYS muck up my bill when I call on the phone.
Next suggestion? Anyone done this?
YOu might want to ask this question over in the Basic Networking Forum, or possibly the Home Networking Forum.... lots of very exsperienced forum members there who may tell you something different.... but to my knowledge, having 2 modem capable devices on the same residential account will be a local market decision....
It has been done before, but don't know if anyone has been able to do this recently, with the new speeds. There are no retail eMTA's approved for 250. They may try to stick you with one of their gateway rentals, if you call
I'd suggest going the Email route to email@example.com
Include all account details and a good contact number, they usually call the same day.
(You might find that you'll just have to bite the bullet and rent, or drop Voice).
Two and a half year old thread now being closed.
To help residents and emergency personnel stay connected during this time, Comcast is opening up Xfinity WiFi outdoor and SMB hotspots in these communities to anyone who needs them, including non-Xfinity Internet subscribers.
This will be starting at 4:00 PM ET on Monday, March 5, 2018, through Friday, March 16, 2018.
For more about these open Xfinity Hotspots see here.