Wireless (WiFi) networks allow us the freedom of 'surfing' the internet without being tied down to your modem via a cable. However, a connection that relies on radio waves will be subject to failure due to several factors incl ...
Whilst we no longer extend the footprint of our Hybrid Fibre Coaxial (HFC) network, which supplies Cable Broadband, we are still able to connect some customers to the network if they are in an area within the HFC footprint.
Testing your broadband speed
To get an accurate picture of what the speed available, you need to:
1. Disconnect or disable any device connected to the modem via LAN or WiFi. This includes any TVs, T-Boxes, AppleTVs, gaming consoles, mobile phon ...
The way equipment is connected in your home, including phone cables and 'filtering' on devices attached to your phone line, are among the most common causes of slow internet speeds and drop-outs.
You can check for these problems by doing what we ca ...
If you ever need to check your ‘BigPond’ ADSL modem internal settings, then the ‘magic’ number you need to type into the address bar is:
ADSL & NBN http://10.0.0.138/
Frontier Gateway (both ADSL, Cable & NBN): http:/ ...
Device Specs for our new ADSL Gateway:
Dual-band concurrent Wi-Fi interfaces:
802.11n 2.4GHz (2x2)
802.11 ac 5GHz (3x3)
1 x Gigabit Ethernet WAN port
4 x Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports
2 x USB 2.0 ports
Enhanced Beam ...