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What equipment works with Xfinity Home?

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Asked by: Kevin Hanks

The smart devices listed below are compatible with Xfinity and can be paired and controlled using the Xfinity app.

Works With Xfinity Devices Compatible with the Xfinity App

  • August.
  • Carrier Côr.
  • Ecobee.
  • Honeywell.
  • Kwikset.
  • LIFX.
  • Lutron Caseta.
  • Philips Hue.

What Gateway works with Xfinity?

The Comcast-provided Wireless Gateway 1 (Model Numbers TG852G, TG862G, SMCD3DNV, TC8305C), Wireless Gateway 2 (Model Numbers DPC3939, TC8706C) and Wireless Gateway 3 (Model Numbers DPC3941T, TC8717, TG1682G) also provide Xfinity Voice service and have four ports for wired connection to your network.

Does ring work with Xfinity Home?

Officially, Ring cameras aren’t compatible with Xfinity Home.

What is Xfinity not compatible with?

Android Device Requirements
To find and download the Xfinity Stream app in the Google Play Store or Amazon App stores, your device must be running Android 5.0 or later. Any smartphone, tablet or Fire TV device running Android 4 or earlier is not supported.

What equipment do I need for Xfinity TV and internet?

You’ll need home Wi-Fi equipment like a router and modem to get internet service, but you don’t have to use Xfinity’s gear. If you want to save on rental costs, check out our wireless router, Xfinity-compatible modem, and combo router/modem guides.

What equipment is needed for home internet?

Depending on the service you will need a connecting device like a router, a DSL router, or a cable modem. Windstream will provide rental of equipment needed for Internet services.

Can I replace Xfinity modem with my own?

You can purchase your own retail modem for use with your Xfinity Internet and/or Voice service, as long as the equipment is certified to work on our network. Before buying from the retailer of your choice, please go to to find certified retail equipment that supports your internet speed tier.

Can I use my own cameras with Xfinity Home?

Yes, Xfinity installs security cameras like their indoor/ outdoor camera. However, you can also install it yourself if you don’t want to pay for professional installation.

What video doorbell works with Xfinity Home?

The Xfinity Video Doorbell is available with professional installation for Xfinity Home Pro Protection and Pro Protection Plus customers for a one-time price of $120 or for $5 per month for 24 months. The doorbell will be made available to Xfinity Home Self Protection customers early next year.

How do I connect my Ring doorbell to my Xfinity Home?

Ring Video Doorbell (2, Pro)

  1. Make sure the doorbell is connected to the home WiFi network.
  2. Once logged in, select Connected Devices.
  3. Select EDIT next to the doorbell in the device list. *
  4. Select the Reserved IP radio button, then select SAVE.

Do you need a box for every TV with Xfinity?

No TV Box is required to watch Xfinity Instant TV. You can also watch using the Xfinity Stream app on your compatible smart TV, smartphone, tablet or Roku device. You can even go to the Xfinity Stream portal on your computer.

Do you need a modem and a router for Xfinity?

To use Xfinity internet, you’ll need a compatible modem and router. You might think a modem and a router are the same device, but they are not. Simply put, a modem is a device that connects your household to your service provider, in this case, Xfinity.

How much does Xfinity equipment cost?

Xfinity equipment fees: $17.45/mo.
Plus, it tacks on a $7.50 per month DVR service fee and a $9.95 per month technology fee. Of course, you could just go with the included TV box, which comes at no extra charge.

Can I buy equipment from Xfinity?

If you’re an Xfinity Home customer, you can purchase add-on equipment to enhance your home security and unlock additional benefits included in your monthly service. Some equipment is available in packs to save you money!

Does Xfinity charge to use your own modem?

Using your own modem and router is permitted by Xfinity, and they remove the $14 per month fee if you opt to use your own equipment.