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    Renting modems

    Why do people rent modems off of there ISP?.
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    broadband modems?

    liability reasons maybe? if the modem goes bad they arent out a few hundred bucks, and can simply return it to the provider and take home a new one.
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    Originally posted by brian-WHT
    broadband modems?

    liability reasons maybe? if the modem goes bad they arent out a few hundred bucks, and can simply return it to the provider and take home a new one.
    that's why i rent

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    If you spill coffee in it or something you're still out a few hundred bucks.
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