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PostPosted: Fri Jul 21, 2006 3:29 pm    Post subject: Need opinions on Vonage using Comcast w/ WRTP54G Reply with quote Back to top

I'm considering getting Vonage. I just got Comcast service with 6 megabits down and 384kbps up. They offer an 8mb/768k package, but if I have to upgrade to it, i'm not sure that i'd be accomplishing anything by going to Vonage. Theres a good deal right now on the WRTP54G router, and thats what I'm leaning towards.

What can I expect using Vonage on Comcast with this configuration? I ran the test here to check and see what it thought of my speed, and it reported me as having a score of 3.8, the only questionable point was jitter, which was measured at 27.3ms.

Additionally, I'm looking to get some feedback on what I should look for, what I should avoid, etc with this configuration.

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 21, 2006 3:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

I have Comcast and that router. The cable at 5Mbps is plenty fast for Vonage.

The router seems to transmit and handle phone calls fine. I had some annoying broken calls in the first few days, but they seem to have gone away. Paradoxically, setting the bandwidth-saver voice quality on "highest" works best. I guess that's because my problems weren't bandwidth related.

Anyway -- the only glitch with that router is that it will cut your download speed by 50-65% over a wireless connection. This won't matter if (a) you plug the phone directly into the router, and (b) you aren't downloading anything that needs that sort of speed.

If you hope to get the full 5Mbps download over a wireless connection, go with another router.
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 21, 2006 3:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

I have the exact same setup you described and same speeds 6/384 from Comcast...same MOS score as well and everything works perfectly fine for me. I'd like to have higher upstream speeds just for kicks but don't need them for Vonage.
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 21, 2006 7:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

My setup is very similar to yours with the exception that I have the 8Mb/768kb speed package and I also have a Hawking HBB1 network optimizer which basically handles all QoS...This configuration works great for me.

Basically, if your internet connection is solid i.e. no loss of connection or excessive packet loss, Vonage "should" work for you. Just for comparison sake, run the Voip test at testyourvoip.com to see what type of scores you get there.
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 21, 2006 7:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

i agree that you're likely to get fine service with that setup. If you go wireless, be sure that you don't use a 2.4 GHz cordless phone with it. If you'd like on more technical check, run another Voip test with a call to Boston at www.testyourvoip.com .

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