Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




1 post

Wannabe Geek


#140692 17-Feb-2014 20:16
Send private message

Hi all,

Having VDSL installed through Vodafone in a couple of days time.I was sent the router today and it is an hg556a. I was reading in one of the forums that some people were given the hg659. Was I sent the wrong modem? 

 

Thanks in advance.

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic
414 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  #989184 17-Feb-2014 20:18
Send private message

I was under the impression its the hg659 thats needed. They may have sent the old modem in error. Have you called them? I know the newer one works on adsl aswell but you do need the hg659.

4212 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted

  #989185 17-Feb-2014 20:20
Send private message

I was also sent the HG556A for one of the VDSL installs which is wrong. Ring them and ask them to send the HG659




Do whatever you want to do man.

  

 
 
 
 


19282 posts

Uber Geek
Inactive user


  #989190 17-Feb-2014 20:27
Send private message

DOH! no VDSL support on the HG556a

6615 posts

Uber Geek
Inactive user


  #989192 17-Feb-2014 20:29
Send private message

There have been people getting a HG556a modems with VDSL but no it doesnt work with VDSL. You need the HG659.

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic




News »

Freeview On Demand app launches on Sony Android TVs
Posted 6-Aug-2020 13:35


UFB hits more than one million connections
Posted 6-Aug-2020 09:42


D-Link A/NZ extends COVR Wi-Fi EasyMesh System series with new three-pack
Posted 4-Aug-2020 15:01


New Zealand software Rfider tracks coffee from Colombia all the way to New Zealand businesses
Posted 3-Aug-2020 10:35


Logitech G launches Pro X Wireless gaming headset
Posted 3-Aug-2020 10:21


Sony Alpha 7S III provides supreme imaging performance
Posted 3-Aug-2020 10:11


Sony introduces first CFexpress Type A memory card
Posted 3-Aug-2020 10:05


Marsello acquires Goody consolidating online and in-store marketing position
Posted 30-Jul-2020 16:26


Fonterra first major customer for Microsoft's New Zealand datacentre
Posted 30-Jul-2020 08:07


Everything we learnt at the IBM Cloud Forum 2020
Posted 29-Jul-2020 14:45


Dropbox launches native HelloSign workflow and data residency in Australia
Posted 29-Jul-2020 12:48


Spark launches 5G in Palmerston North
Posted 29-Jul-2020 09:50


Lenovo brings speed and smarter features to new 5G mobile gaming phone
Posted 28-Jul-2020 22:00


Withings raises $60 million to enable bridge between patients and healthcare
Posted 28-Jul-2020 21:51


QNAP integrates Catalyst Cloud Object Storage into Hybrid Backup solution
Posted 28-Jul-2020 21:40



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.