CDE Lightband Internet Requirements

Equipment Requirements

We recommend the following for the optimal broadband experience:

CDE Lightband Fiber

PC

Processor Speed:  Dual Core CPU @ 2.4GHz or higher
Memory: 4 GB of RAM or higher
Operating System: Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10 – 64 bit
Recommended Browsers: IE 8+, Mozilla Firefox 30+, Google Chrome 30+
Network Ethernet Card: 10/100/1000 Mbps

Mac

Processor Speed: 1.5 Ghz or higher
Memory: 4 GB of RAM or higher
Operating System: OS X 10.4+
Recommended Browsers: Mozilla Firefox 10+, Safari 5.0+
Network Ethernet Card: 10/100/1000 Mbps


The following are the minimum requirements for your computer. You may not receive the full experience of our Broadband service if your computer has this type of system:

PC

Processor Speed: Pentium 2
Memory: 2 GB of RAM
Operating System: Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
Recommended Browsers: IE 8+, Mozilla Firefox 30+, Google Chrome 30+
Network Ethernet Card: 10/100/1000 Mbps

Mac

Processor Speed: Power Macintosh
Memory: 2 GB of RAM
Operating System: OS 9
Recommended Browsers: Mozilla Firefox 10+, Safari 4.0+
Network Ethernet Card: 10/100/1000 Mbps


Router Requirements

Residential Economy Level:

(Recommended for Internet Speeds up to 50Mbps)

Netgear N300
Linksys EA2700 N600
Asus RT-N12D1

Residential Mid Level:

(Recommended for Internet Speeds up to 200Mbps)

Netgear N600
Linksys EA4500 N900
Asus Wireless – N Gigabit

Residential High Level:

(Recommended for Internet Speeds up to 500Mbps)

Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 (R7000)
Asus AC1900

Residential Premium Level:

(Recommended for Internet Speeds up to 1Gbps)

Netgear Nighthawk AC3200 (R8000)
Asus AC2400