US Robotics 56K USB Modem

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USB Modem for Mac and PC! Use in place of the discontinued Apple USB modem. True hardware modem – not a software modem.

  • USB convenience and ease of use
  • Simple USB Plug and Play installation
  • Hot-swappable (installs/uninstalls automatically)
  • Bus-powered so it doesn’t require an external power supply

The USRobotics 56K USB Modem delivers the performance and reliability USRobotics is known for, in a compact, flexible form factor. This controller-based modem integrates powerful communications processing functions into the modem itself, for assured performance without sapping your computer’s processing power. It is also broadly compatible across major operating systems including Linux, Windows and Macintosh. Quick Connect reduces your connection time to get you online quicker, and V.PCM

Upstream provides 50% greater upload speeds — perfect for sending e-mail messages with large attachments. Also supports USRobotics Modem on Hold application to screen incoming voice calls while online, and to answer calls without losing your internet connection – no second phone line is needed!

Advanced features and functionality

  • Send and receive faxes through your computer while running other applications
  • Supports group faxing and timed faxing
  • Permanently store preferred modem default settings

Get the speed you need

  • Quick Connect reduces the time it takes to establish your dial-up Internet connection.
  • Need to send digital pictures or a large presentation? V.92 lets you send attachments up to 50% faster!

Powerful Management Tools

  • USRobotics Modem on Hold application lets you screen incoming calls so you can take the important ones, and take calls while online without dropping your Internet connection – there’s no need for a second phone line

Software Upgradable

  • Firmware upgradable and downloadable software ensure that this modem will continue to meet your changing needs

Excellent Compatibility with most major operating systems: Windows, Linux and Macintosh

Package Contents:

  • USRobotics 56K USB Modem
  • Phone cord
  • Quick Installation Guide * Installation Essentials CD-ROM: drivers for Windows/Macintosh/ Linux, user’s guide, data/fax software (Windows only), and USRobotics Modem on Hold application (software requires Windows 2000 or higher)

Minimum System Requirements

  • Mac OS: 10.4 or later (works with Snow Leopard)
  • Windows: 2000/XP/Vista
  • Linux 2.4.20 kernel or higher
  • Intel Pentium III 600 MHz or equivalent, 128 MB RAM, 5 MB hard drive space
  • USB port
  • 2x or better CD-ROM drive
  • Analogue phone line


  • 2-year limited manufacturer warranty from date of purchase

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