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Pro Support for DOCSIS 3.0
There are several benefits to modems that support DOCSIS 3.0. For starters, due to 24 download and 8 upload channels the NETGEAR CM600 can handle network congestion much better. Additionally, DOCSIS 3.0 enables this modem to combine multiple channels together into a single data stream. All in all, the NETGEAR CM600 is capable of supporting internet plans up to 250 Mbps, without any issues.
Pro Compatible with most ISP's
The major ISP's do support the NETGEAR CM600 and it is likely others do as well. This provides the owner great flexibility when choosing their ISP.
Pro Great modem for futureproofing
The NETGEAR CM600 features 16 downstream channels. As such, plans that are over 150 Mbps will really be able to take advantage of this router. This router can definitely be used down the road when even faster plans become available.
Con Poor Warranty
The NETGEAR CM600 features a limited 1 year warranty. For the price the warranty should be at least 2 years if not more.