This page provides information about the energy efficiency of Shaw's Small Network Equipment (SNE), such as modems or pods.

Energy consumption comparison

Make Model Name Base Type Features Idle Power (W)
Technicolor BlueCurve Gateway (XB6) IAD D3.1 GigE LAN(2), WiFi(n) LP, WiFi(ac) LP, WiFi above 2x2 LP(6), 802.11n 256 QAM, MoCA, FXS(2), Bluetooth, Zigbee, Z-wave, PCIe(2), AP 5K-10K DMIPS 24.00
Sagemcom BlueCurve Pods (XPOD) Basic LNE GigE LAN, WiFi(n) LP, WiFi(ac) LP 3.5

Base Type

Shortcut Base Type
IAD D3.0 Integrated Access Device with DOCSIS 3.0 WAN basic 4x4 configuration
IAD D3.1 Integrated Access Device with DOCSIS 3.1 (no FDX)
IAD GigE Integrated Access Device with Gigabit Ethernet WAN
IAD SFP GPON Integrated Access Device with GPON SFP WAN interface
Basic D3.0 DOCSIS 3.0 basic configuration (4x4)
Basic D3.1 DOCSIS 3.1 basic modem (no FDX)
Basic LNE Local Network Equipment that does not include Advanced LNE features
Advanced LNE Local Network Equipment (LNE) that incorporates multi-port routing, wireless access point, and/or VoIP functionality

Feature Key

Shortcut Feature Description
D3.0 above 4x4 DOCSIS 3.0 additional groups of 4 downstream channels
GigE Backup WAN Gigabit Ethernet Backup WAN
SFP Backup WAN SFP Backup WAN
FastE LAN Fast Ethernet Port
GigE LAN Gigabit Ethernet Port
WiFi(n) LP Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11n radio at 2.4 GHz or at 5.0 GHz with a conducted output power less than 200 mW per chain (up to 2x2, i.e. 400 mW)
WiFi(ac) LP Wi-Fi, IEEE 802.11ac radio at 5 GHz with a conducted output power less than 200 mW per chain (up to 2x2, i.e. 400 mW)
WiFi above 2x2 LP Additional allowance per RF chain above a 2x2 MIMO configuration (e.g., for 3x3 and 4x4) with a conducted output power less than 200 mW per chain
WiFi(n) HP Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11n radio at 2.4 GHz or at 5.0 GHz with a conducted output power greater than or equal to 200 mW per chain (up to 2x2, i.e. 400 mW)
WiFi(ac) HP Wi-Fi, IEEE 802.11ac radio at 5 GHz with a conducted output power greater than or equal to 200 mW per chain (up to 2x2, i.e. 400 mW)
WiFi above 2x2 HP Additional allowance per RF chain above a 2x2 MIMO configuration (e.g., for 3x3 and 4x4) with a conducted output power greater than 200 mW per chain
802.11n 256 QAM Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11n at 2.4GHz supporting 256-QAM
HPNA Home Phoneline Networking Alliance
MoCA Multimedia over Coax Alliance 1.1/2.0
FXS Foreign eXchange Subscriber (phone ports)
DECT Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications
USB2 USB 2.0
USB3 USB 3.0
SATA Serial ATA
BATTERY Back-up battery
Bluetooth Bluetooth
ZigBee ZigBee
Z-wave Z-wave
PCIe PCIe Interface
AP 5K-10K DMIPS Application Processor 5K-10K DMIPS
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