ADSL wireless router for a cable service

  jamie.cotton 20:57 27 Feb 2009

Hi all,

Can someone answer me a question? Can you use an ADSL wireless router on a cable service.

The reason I am asking is that I am on BT internet but looking to transfer to Virgin and just wondered if i would need to buy a new wireless router


  Tech Guy 21:00 27 Feb 2009

You'd need a new CABLE router.

  brundle 23:51 27 Feb 2009

Not necessarily, if you already get ADSL broadband from BT, you're probably going to just get a transfer to ADSL broadband from Virgin. Virgin is not cable-only.

  Tech Guy 00:25 28 Feb 2009

"Can you use an ADSL wireless router on a cable service"


  User-1229748 05:54 28 Feb 2009

i'm pretty sure virgin will supply a free wireless router for new customers :o)

  Tech Guy 16:06 28 Feb 2009


Never even thought of that - doh!

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