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High Speed Internet in New York City

Home Networking

We understand that setting up your home network and WiFi for optimal access and speed is key to enjoying your RCN Internet service. Internet equipment options and home networking services offer you a choice for best connectivity, security and ease of Internet use.


Wireless router with RCN High Speed Internet

$5.50/moWireless Router

With a wireless router from RCN, you’ll get a Wireless Access Point, which lets you connect screaming fast Wireless-G, Wireless-B, and Wireless-N devices to the network. There's also a built-in 4-port full-duplex 10/100 switch to connect your wired-Ethernet devices together. Connect up to four wired PCs directly. Finally, the router function ties it all together and lets your whole network share your high-speed Internet.

What is included with a wireless router installation?

  • Wiring will be embedded along the baseboards in your home
  • Setting up of the router to transmit a wireless Internet signal

What are the system requirements?

  • Internet Explorer 6, Firefox 2, or Safari 3 or Higher for Browser-based Configuration CD-ROM Drive
  • LELA Software and Setup Wizard Require Windows XP, Vista, or Vista 64-Bit Edition with Latest Updates
  • Setup Wizard Also Runs under Mac OS X 10.4 or Higher
  • Wired or Wireless Network Adapter

High-Speed Internet

$19.95/moStatic IP

Looking for a more advanced high-speed Internet experience? We've got your solution – a static IP address assigned to your modem. Use it to create a multi-player online gaming environment or to telecommute to work by connecting your home computer to a company network.

 

The actual range and reliability of a wireless network is affected by a number of factors. Under optimal conditions, the range of RCN's wireless home networking solution is up to 300 feet. Actual performance may vary.

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High-speed modem required for RCN High-Speed Internet service. If a data outlet is needed, an additional outlet fee may apply in addition to applicable installation fees. Actual speeds may vary and are not guaranteed.

The actual range and reliability of a wireless network is affected by a number of factors. Under optimal conditions, the range of RCN's wireless home networking solution is up to 300 feet. Actual performance may vary.

The availability of services, pricing and offerings displayed on this site are for residential new RCN customers only. Commercial and business pricing and service offerings differ.