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Fido WiFi Modem Technical Observations

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I'm a participant level 1

Hitron CGN3AMF HW: 1A SW:


  1. The device has a Country Code of US hard-coded, rather than CA.
  2. Status readings do not auto-update.  Manual refresh is required to obtain a current reading.
  3. Status > Wireless > Wireless Clients is an example.
  4. Basic > LAN Setup > Connected Devices largely duplicates this information.
  5. Status > Wireless > Wireless Clients shows SNR but labels it RSSI.
  6. The 2 GHz radio seems very unstable.
  7. The Guest network uses nonstandard authentication.
  8. When Internet is unreachable, modem pretends that all (DNS) hosts are *reachable* (at



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Former Moderator
Former Moderator

Welcome to the Community m5s! Very_Happy


Thanks for the observations! If there's anything we can help you with, let us know!