Update (9/1 2:15pm): The Motorola SURFboard SB6141 DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem is down to $79.99 shipped (Reg. $100) at Amazon – one of the best deals we’ve seen for it in new condition.
Newegg offers the Motorola SURFboard SB6141 DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem in white for $89.99 shipped. Applying coupon code EMCAWNW48 automatically adds the TP-Link TL-WR841N 802.11n wireless router to your cart for free. This is a $108+ value as the modem generally goes for $89 at retailers like Amazon, while the add-on router fetches $19 or more.
This setup will erase those annoying cable modem rental fees and ensure that you’re getting the fastest residential speeds possible. The SB6141 has DOCSIS 3.0 compatibility and will work with Comcast, Time Warner, Cox and other major ISPs (although we recommend checking first). Rated 4.4/5 stars by over 6,680 Amazon customers, it is also the best-selling product in the Computers & Accessories category as well.
The TP-Link TL-WR841N wireless router features 802.11n speeds with support for speeds up to 300Mbps. It also has 2.4GHz wireless connectivity, two external antennas and a one-year warranty. Nearly 7,500 Amazon customers rate it 4.2/5 stars, this is the best-selling wireless router at Amazon.
Looking to strengthen your wireless network? The NETGEAR N600 Dual Band Wi-Fi Range Extender with four ethernet ports is currently $48.99 shipped (Reg. $68) at Amazon.