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AVM's Fritz!Box 6591 router available for use in Bochum Gigabit-City Initiative

Sunday 13 May 2018 | 15:22 CET | News
German equipment manufacturer AVM said its Fritz!Box 6591 can now be used by households in Germany in Unitymedia's Docsis 3.1 pilot areas to access the internet at speeds up to 1 Gbps as part of the company's Gigabit-City Initiative in Bochum, Germany. AVM said the Fritz!Box 6591 is the first device in Germany that can be used with the Docsis 3.1 transmission standard and can reach speeds up to 6 Gbps in downstream and 2 Gbps in upstream. The router is also backwards-compatible with the Docsis 3.0 standard and supports a 32x8 channel building.

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Companies: AVM / Unitymedia
Countries: Germany
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