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Topic # 222672 23-Aug-2017 11:24
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Vodafone have a new modem/wireless router for ADSL VDSL cable and fibre, the Vodafone Ultra Home Hub.


https://www.vodafone.co.nz/broadband/ultrahub-modem/ 


From the label on the bottom of the modem in a Vodafone help video looks like it's made by Technicolor, but otherwise don't know anything about it. Any thoughts?

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  Reply # 1851138 23-Aug-2017 11:37
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model number? and/or specsheet? Interested in specs...

 

 

 

4x4 AC sounds decent for wifi, I do like the single RGW approach when the RGW is a solid product (eg what the HG659b's are with a nice firmware)





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  Reply # 1851170 23-Aug-2017 11:58
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model number? and/or specsheet? Interested in specs...

 

 

 

4x4 AC sounds decent for wifi, I do like the single RGW approach when the RGW is a solid product (eg what the HG659b's are with a nice firmware)

 

 

Haha.. I like the feature pages... the features are wifi, wifi and wifi.

 

"hey did you know this thing has wifi too?!"


 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1851173 23-Aug-2017 12:01
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hio77:

 

model number? and/or specsheet? Interested in specs...

 

 

 

4x4 AC sounds decent for wifi, I do like the single RGW approach when the RGW is a solid product (eg what the HG659b's are with a nice firmware)

 

 

Haha.. I like the feature pages... the features are wifi, wifi and wifi.

 

"hey did you know this thing has wifi too?!"

 

 

are you sure it has wifi? i thought that it was just a cancer generator! get the tin hats ready for this one to go out to homes!!





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  Reply # 1851183 23-Aug-2017 12:07
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Yeah, I'd be keen to find out what exactly it is too....


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  Reply # 1851229 23-Aug-2017 13:01
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Happy to answer any and all questions on the new modem - fire away!





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  Reply # 1851230 23-Aug-2017 13:01
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I love the fact it's so smart you can plug your Snom IP phone into the ATA port. I wonder how that's supposed to work?


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  Reply # 1851266 23-Aug-2017 13:55
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MikeHales:

 

Happy to answer any and all questions on the new modem - fire away!

 

 

maybe what the actual device is manufacture and model number etc so people can get a better indication on it


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  Reply # 1851319 23-Aug-2017 14:26
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No 4G backup?


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  Reply # 1851321 23-Aug-2017 14:27
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Were told last week there was no new modems coming.....


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  Reply # 1851325 23-Aug-2017 14:34
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Were told last week there was no new modems coming.....

 

 

Clearly was not public info yet

 

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  Reply # 1851334 23-Aug-2017 14:50
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jbskilton:

 

Will people who already have the old HomeHub modems from a FibreX install less than two months ago get the new vodafone modem?

 

 

Why?

 

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  Reply # 1851336 23-Aug-2017 14:56
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Yeah, an actual brand/model would be awesome if possible. :)


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  Reply # 1851337 23-Aug-2017 15:03
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Pumpedd:

 

Were told last week there was no new modems coming.....

 

 

Technically its not a modem, unless being used for ADSL.


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It's being offered for ADSL

 

It’s a model made exclusively for Vodafone

 

  • Model  Vodafone H-500-t
  • Dual Core Broadcom CPU with 256MB DDR3 RAM
  • DSL/WAN router
  • 1x ADSL/VDSL (RJ-11)
  • 3 x Gigabit Ethernet LAN (RJ45)
  • 1 x Gigabit Ethernet WAN (RJ45)
  • 2 x FXS for analogue phones, fax, pos (RJ11)
  • 1 x USB 2.0
  • 4G/3G HSPA via MBB USB stick
  • Vodafone TV support

WiFi 11b/g/n/ac dual band concurrent: 5GHz Quantenna 4x4  MIMO and beam forming.  2,4GHz Broadcom 2x2

 

 





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  Reply # 1851367 23-Aug-2017 16:01
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What is the DSL chipset in this modem?

 

 

 

What is the clockrate of that dualcore cpu?

 

Has there been any tests on routing performance?

 

 

 

How locked down is the device for a IT person to tweak?

 

 

 

Is bridging supported out of the box?

 

Oh Oh, and bonus question - why the choice to move back to Technicolor?





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