[Techtalk] Looking for Modem Recommendations

Doc Nielsen linuxchix.org at docnielsen.dk
Thu Oct 16 13:56:14 EST 2003

I totally agree. Get external if possible. USB if possible. I still got
my old modem on the shelf, in case i need it in the future. (Got DSL

And from what i can read after a google search, the Zoom modem sounds
like a pretty good deal.
Good luck with it.

- Doc

> -----Original Message----- 
> From: "TechChiq" <techchiq at hotpop.com> 
> To: "TechTalk LinuxChix" <techtalk at linuxchix.org> 
> Date: Sun, 12 Oct 2003 16:58:27 -0400 
> Subject: [Techtalk] Looking for Modem Recommendations 
> > Greetz. I'm new to this list and have a question... 
> >  
> > I'm looking for recommendataion on an Internal PCI or external (serial port) 
> > controller-based modem. Modems I'm looking into are Zoom 2920 Internal PCI, 
> > US Robotics USR5610B Internal PCI or Zoom 3049 External Serial. I like Zoom 
> You should try any external hardware modem -- winmodems are pretty sucking, except 
> probably some items from Lucent.  ZyXels are reported good, they cost from $49 to $69 
> where I live. Obviously, you should look at USR V.Everything external, as they are the best 
> a hacker can imagine. 
> Best regards! 
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