Motorola MT7711 Review

                         

This is a three-in-one 24×8 DOCIS 3.0 cable modem which includes a built-in AC1900 3×3 wireless gigabit router that is designed to provide the range, wireless speeds as well as required networking support for multimedia, internet video and high-performance networking in large scale homes and offices.

Design and features

The Motorola MT7711 review in this segment has a 24×8 cable modem with an AC1900 Wi-Fi gigabit router together with two Xfinity Voice compatible phone ports. When the cable modem, router and telephone ports are combined, we achieve a very much reliable connection that is known minimize unwieldy wiring and power adapter clutter while conserving desk space and making installation simple. The Motorola MT7711 is suitable for use for every speed up to the 650mps which is available from Xfinity by Comcast.

It is a built-in high-speed router featuring AC1900 wireless and power boost that is capable of offering internet access for Wi-Fi devices such as smartphones, notebooks, tablets and much more. It has four 10, 100, 1000 gigabit Ethernet LAN ports which offer wired connections to Windows and Mac computers and other Ethernet-compatible devices.

The Motorola MT7711 reviews features a modem that offers 24 upstream and 8 downstream channels. The part of the router acts as a dual-band router featuring a maximum throughput of 1.9 Gbps and works only with 400 mbps plan tier. The wireless router also has the AnyBeam beamforming that enables the signal to reach around corners for effective connectivity.

The Motorola MT7711 also uses the Broadcom BCM3384ZU chip that aids stability in network. Its dimensions are (W x H x D) 8.25 x 9 x 2.25 inches.

Pros

  • It is a good cable and Wi-Fi performance.
  • It is a good modem for your home networking
  • It is built-in firewall for maximum protection
  • It has a built-in dual-band AC router that offers a maximum throughput 1.9 Gbps which is enough power to connect most devices at home.

Cons

  • It is not activated for spectrum
  • It doesn’t have USB port; works only with Comcast Xfinity.

Installation and performance

To connect to the wireless network for the first time, you will have first have to locate your wireless default settings which are located on the bottom label off the modem which is described by the wireless network name (SSID) and password as well. Our Motorola MT7711 is a dual-band wireless router therefore there are 2 networks which are the 2.4G and the 5G network.

The difference between the two networks is the range and the bandwidth whereby the 5G is faster but can’t reach as fast as the 2.4G band. The 2.4G is suitable to be used in larger homes that have thick walls. Upon connection to a band, it is easy to change to the other band whenever you want.

Under the 2 networks there is Wi-Fi security key/password which will list a 10-digit letter number combination which is essentially your wireless password. This is now the information you will use to connect to your wireless devices.

Pricing and availability

The price of the Motorola MT7711 is approximately $199.99 and it is a better Wi-Fi router to buy compared to its competitors.

Conclusion

Owning the Motorola MT7711 wireless Wi-Fi router eliminates modem rental charges of $156 per year. This is an amazing router that is easy to install, has very high speed, superb customer care and integration of modem/router/phone ports. It is therefore a great choice for Xfinity Internet users. NETGEAR is another contender best modem router combo which is slightly cheaper with features almost the same as those of Motorola MT7711 with its speeds approved to be up to 500 Mbps.