Summary: I bought the Netgear MCAB1001 because I didn't want the router supplied with my Verizon FiOS internet, the ActionTec MI424WR. Verizon configures their routers with a custom firmware that maintains at least one administration backdoor into the device (on port 4567) and explicitly forbids you from...
PITA to set up, but works well if you can figure it out.
David V. Campbell, Amazon
22 June 2011
Summary: I was just about to return the darn thing until I stumbled across some valuable info in the reviews. [The symptoms] I plugged in MoCA box 1 to the coax outlet. Then from the MoCA box to my cable modem. My cable modem could connect.
Great once it get's going, but not reliably plug and play
14 November 2009
Summary: I purchased these units so that I could stream video from my cable modem/router in one room to a Roku box and HDTV in a second room. I expected that I'd simply follow the install instructions and be off and running, but I couldn't get the boxes to link up.
Summary: Like most of the other reviewers I think by now I tried all alternatives to CAT5 wiring º...I was looking for solution to stream my video files between different parts of the house and tried several technologies ... no technology seem to be perfect.