Get ready to experience the Internet’s express lane! Whether you’re checking out streaming media, downloading new software, checking your email, or talking with friends on the phone, the Touchstone TG862 Telephony Gateway brings it all to you faster and more reliably. All while providing toll quality Voice over IP telephone service and both wired and wireless connectivity. It also supports a Lithium-Ion battery backup to provide continued telephone service during power outages.
The Touchstone Telephony Gateway provides four Ethernet connections for use as the hub of your home/office Local Area Network (LAN). The Touchstone Telephony Gateway also provides 802.11b/g/n wireless connectivity for enhanced mobility and versatility.
In addition, the Touchstone Telephony Gateway provides for up to two separate lines of telephone service. DOCSIS 3.0 offers the highest speed and security on Comcast’s network. The built in wifi router is capable of up to 320mbps download speed.
Does the Arris TG862G work with a landline phone?
Yes! This model is equipped with 2 telephone ports that can support activation of up to 2 separate telephone lines. You’ll need a telephone plan to activate these and they only work in some areas, so please contact your provider prior to purchasing to ensure compatibility in your area.
What is the point of the backup battery?
Backup batteries are there for you in emergencies where the power is out. With the backup battery installed, your telephone line and internet should be working still so that you can call out for help or be entertained until the power comes back on.