What are the best DSL modems?

The best DSL modems would allow users to reach the maximum potential of their internet connection plans. The best DSL and router combos are also listed below. These modems could help in further customizing and managing the user's networks to what the user requires. 

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    #1Netgear C3000-100NAS N300

    Netgear C3000-100NAS N300

    The Netgear C3000 is a wifi cable modem and a wireless router at the same time. It has a data transfer rate of up to 340Mbps, and has ethernet ports to connect wired devices into the network. 


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    Jane Campbell
    Written on July 3, 2019
    "This dsl modem router combo is amazing coz it allows us to reach speeds that are 8 times faster than other modem router combos. "
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    #2Motorola MD1600

    Motorola MD1600

    Motorola's MD1600 is a great choice for services from CenturyLink, Frontier, Windstream, TDS Telecom, and Fairpoint. It has an AC1600 WiFi Gigabit router that can provide fast internet to all WiFi and ethernet devices. 


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    Russell Peters
    Written on July 3, 2019
    "This is definitely the best dsl modem for centurylink! I followed the quick setup guide and i was able to set it up in less than five minutes!!!! "
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    #3Netgear Nighthawk AC1900

    Netgear Nighthawk AC1900
    Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 is a dual-band WiFi router compatible with Amazon Alexa with a dual-core 1 GHz processor. Aside from being a WiFi router, it can also be a VDSL or ADSL modem. 

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    Doris Chapman
    Written on July 3, 2019
    "The nighthawk is actually the best dsl modem equivalent of the r7000 nighthawk! I love how the antennas allow me to connect anywhere around the house! "
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    #4Actiontec GT784WN

    Actiontec GT784WN

    The Actiontec GT784WN Wireless-N DSL Modem Router is three products in one: a full rate ADSL 2/2+ modem, 4-port switch, and dual-antenna, 300 Mbps Wireless-N router. Compatible with all major DSL service providers.


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    William Day
    Written on July 3, 2019
    "Even if this one has a weird and oldschool look to it, man! it cn perform!!!! It can handle a dsl for centurylink of up to 40mbps! "
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    #5TP-Link Archer D7 AC1750

    TP-Link Archer D7 AC1750

    TP-Link Archer D7 AC1750 is a wireless ADSL2 and a modem router combined. It has a dualband connection, 802.11ac wireless connection with Ethernet ports. And USB 3.0 ports for high-speed sharing across the network. 


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    Henry Barnes
    Written on July 3, 2019
    "I love its sleek appearance, it makes me look so rich. This is also a modem router combo, and it allows me to have a high speed connection across my network. Plus it's easy to setup! "
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    #6ARRIS SURFboard SBG6580

    ARRIS SURFboard SBG6580

    The SURFboard SBG6580 from ARRIS incorporates a 2-in-1 design by having a DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem and an N300 WiFi Router in the same device. It can reach transfer speeds of up to 343 Mbps and an upload speed of 131Mbps. 


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    Heather Simmons
    Written on July 3, 2019
    "for me, this is the best dsl modem router combo. It also has an option for a cable, and as a wifi router!!!! Plus that 5.0 GHz of connection!!!! It let's me transfer files within my network a lot quicker than usual. "
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    #7Netgear N600

    Netgear N600

    The Netgear N600 is a dual band WiFi ADSL modem router. It can have a speed of up to 600Mbps. It has an in-line DSL filter to connect phones into the same DSL line. It also contains 4 ethernet ports. 


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    Gao Tian
    Written on July 3, 2019
    "This one is has a built in router, plus the signal is okay all around the house. Our lot is 400sqms, and I get to enjoy the connection wherever I go. Which is really cool. but obviously, the further u go, the lesser the signal. Izz good izz good. "
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    #8Linksys X2000

    Linksys X2000

    The Linksys X2000 has a built-in DSL modem that can wirelessly connect to the internet. It has speeds of up to 300Mbps, and MIMO antennas for a broad coverage. This is a good DSL modem router combo for home use. 


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    José Luis Soriano
    Written on July 3, 2019
    "This one has a solid range, and a wps button for easy pairing. But apparently it is not compatible with a VDSL connection and it doesn't have USB ports. But it's cheap so yay! "


Best What are the best DSL modems
1Netgear C3000-100NAS N300Electronics 19 Paid
2Motorola MD1600Electronics 15 Paid
3Netgear Nighthawk AC1900Electronics 9 Paid
4Actiontec GT784WNElectronics 4 Paid
5TP-Link Archer D7 AC1750Electronics 4 Paid
6ARRIS SURFboard SBG6580Electronics 2 Paid
7Netgear N600Electronics 1 Paid
8Linksys X2000Electronics 1 Paid

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