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Zoom 5241

details: Cable Modem with both USB and Ethernet ports
hardware type: Cable Modem
date added: 2006-03-19
updated: 2020-03-15
The 5241 is a DOCSIS 2.0 cable modem. It is backwards compatible with DOCSIS 1.1/1.0 and has a single 10/100Base-T Ethernet LAN port and an USB 1.1 port. It provides WAN throughput of up to 42Mbps.

This modem can be configured using an Windows Application or via SNMP v.1.
 5241 Features
 Availability: discontinued
 Street price: $56
 Warranty: 5 year(s)
 LAN / WAN Connectivity
 WAN throughput: 42 Mbps
 WAN throughput upstream: 10 Mbps
 WAN ports: 1
 WAN port(s) type: Coax F-connector
 LAN ports: 1
 LAN ports type: 10/100 Base-TX (RJ-45)
 USB port(s): 1
 USB port type: USB 1.1
 Cable Modem
 DOCSIS compliance: DOCSIS 1.0
 Device Management
 Administration: Quick Setup Wizard
 Firmware upgradeable: yes
 Misc hardware info
 SNMP support: SNMP v.1
 Power over Ethernet (PoE): no
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  User Reviews/Comments:
by anonymous - 2007-08-19 17:58
Not user configurable at all. There is no local management of the device. Can not change (clone) the MAC as required by ISP.
by rogue - 2007-08-24 20:37
I noticed a difference between my linksys cable modem which
which has an old V2 firmware - replaced it with this cable modem
got these speed tests

download speed went from 3167 kbps to 14236 kbps
uplink from 323 to 964 --- all in all pretty acceptable.
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