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# 165846 22-Feb-2015 18:33
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What is the latest firmware for the HG 659?

mine reports as
Device ID00E0FC-J3N8W14411004508
Hardware version VER.B
Software version V100R001C206B013

I'm having an issue with an older pc connected to it. With the lan conection connecting randomly @ 10mbits or 100 rather than the 1 GBIT / 100mbits that the network card supports.

My other pc connects to it fine at 1 GBIT as it should.

The 2nd pc that is having issues has an Atheros L1 gigabit ethernet 10/100/1000 card. The Driver is up todate. I've tried another cable with same results.


Any ideas? other than buy a new network card.





 


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  # 1244310 22-Feb-2015 18:46
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I had a quick look at Spark help page, their latest firmware is V100R001C227B011







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  # 1244327 22-Feb-2015 19:21
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They like to complicate things, whats wrong with a version number like v1.25 etc with a release date, and preferably a history log :)

I see there is 2 versions

 

  • On an HG659: V100R001C227B011
  • On an HG659b: V100R001C227B018
 




 


 
 
 
 


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  # 1244383 22-Feb-2015 20:08
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b = is for the black color version





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  # 1244461 22-Feb-2015 22:09
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ah i thought B was for backdoor access!




Involuntary autocorrect in operation on mobile device. Apologies in advance.


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  # 1245189 23-Feb-2015 21:12
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nakedmolerat: b = is for the black color version


Can't tell if you are joking...

The HG659b is white.

The HG630b is black.



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  # 1245198 23-Feb-2015 21:21
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Back to the question, which firmware is the latest that vodafone can supply and is there any firmware notes for compatiblity fixes when used with older network cards?
 




 


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  # 1245205 23-Feb-2015 21:24
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Thats the latest firmware for the VODAFONE WHITE router.

No idea how you guys got this Black colour thing going on.

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