Hardware Information - Motorola SB5102 Internet Modem

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Modem Light Sequence

Motorola SB5102 Internet Modem light sequence


Solid Green Light: the unit is receiving power.

Flashing Light: startup diagnostics are in progress.


Solid Green Light: the downstream channel is connected.
Flashing Light: the modem is scanning for a downstream connection.


Solid Green Light: the upstream channel is connected.

Flashing Light: the modem is scanning for an upstream connection.


Solid Green Light: the modem is online.

Flashing Light: the modem is scanning for network connectivity.


Flashing Amber Light: the modem detects that it is physically connected to another device.

Off: the modem was unable to detect that a device has been connected to the ethernet port. The ethernet cable may have been unplugged or the device you are connecting the modem to could potentially be experiencing issues its' network adapter.


Rear View
Motorola SB5102 Internet Modem rear back view

Connects the modem to an Ethernet equipped computer or third party device (router, ethernet hub, etc.)

CableConnects the modem to the cable outlet using a coaxial cable
PowerConnects modem to the power supply



WiFi No
Ethernet10/100 Mbps
Maximum Download Speed
Supports Shaw Internet download speeds up to 25 Mbps (depending on your Internet subscription)



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