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Comparing Arris SURFboard SB6190 and Arris SURFboard SB6183

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Consumer Score
In comparison:
Arris SURFboard SB6190 ranks #14 out of 131. It is in the top 20%.
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8.4
Great
Consumer Score
In comparison:
Arris SURFboard SB6183 ranks #16 out of 131. It is in the top 20%.
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8.4
Great
Arris SURFboard SB6190: Buy | Customer Reviews
Arris SURFboard SB6183: Buy | Customer Reviews

Experts recommend Arris SURFboard SB6190 more than Arris SURFboard SB6183

As of 2 Jul 2022, experts prefer Arris SURFboard SB6190 over Arris SURFboard SB6183, but both Modems have solid expert endorsements.

As per this month's meta ranking, Arris SURFboard SB6190 received 3 recommendations: from BestCovery (6 Apr 2022), The Strategist (18 Feb 2021) and Lifewire (6 Jan 2022). Arris SURFboard SB6183 was also endorsed 3 times: by Popular Mechanics (26 Oct 2021), PC Guide (31 Jan 2022) and Tom's Guide (29 Jun 2022). However, experts generally ranked Arris SURFboard SB6183 lower than Arris SURFboard SB6190 in their articles, which caused it to rank lower in ReviewFinder ranking.

Rank Change Price Modem
Popular Mechanics
BestCovery
PC Guide
BestReviews
HighSpeedInternet
Wirecutter
Networks Hardware
Tom's Guide
The Strategist
Lifewire
6
- $67
Arris SURFboard SB6190
-
1
-
-
-
-
-
-
7
1
9
- $73
Arris SURFboard SB6183
3
-
4
-
-
-
-
4
-
-

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About our ranking methodology

Endorsement summary:

  • On 6 Apr 2022 BestCovery ranked Arris SURFboard SB6190 as #1
    Rank Modem Comment
    #1 out of 5 Arris SURFboard SB6190
    Best Modem Overall
    ... ... ...
  • On 18 Feb 2021 The Strategist ranked Arris SURFboard SB6190 as #7
    Rank Modem Comment
    ... ... ...
    #7 out of 9 Arris SURFboard SB6190
    Best cable modem for gamers
    ... ... ...
    Source: nymag.com
  • On 6 Jan 2022 Lifewire ranked Arris SURFboard SB6190 as #1
    Rank Modem Comment
    #1 out of 7 Arris SURFboard SB6190
    Best Overall
    ... ... ...
  • On 26 Oct 2021 Popular Mechanics ranked Arris SURFboard SB6183 as #3
    Rank Modem Comment
    ... ... ...
    #3 out of 5 Arris SURFboard SB6183
    Top-rated
    ... ... ...
  • On 31 Jan 2022 PC Guide ranked Arris SURFboard SB6183 as #4
    Rank Modem
    ... ...
    #4 out of 5 Arris SURFboard SB6183
    ... ...
  • On 29 Jun 2022 Tom's Guide ranked Arris SURFboard SB6183 as #4
    Rank Modem Comment
    ... ... ...
    #4 out of 4 Arris SURFboard SB6183
    A top cable modem if you can find it

Verdict

After counting and adding up the 57 expert endorsements of the May rankings, Arris SURFboard SB6190 outranks Arris SURFboard SB6183. This is not to say that that Arris SURFboard SB6183 is a bad option. Like Arris SURFboard SB6190, it is recommended by experts, but less.

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Customers like Arris SURFboard SB6190 and Arris SURFboard SB6183 about the same

At ReviewFinder we prefer to focus on professional product reviews, because customer reviews can be disproportionately affected by unrelated factors such as delivery, specific seller listing problems, and, of course, fake reviews. With that said, below is the summary of consumer sentiment.

Arris SURFboard SB6190
Arris SURFboard SB6183
Consumer score (CS) is a normalized computed representation of customers' sentiment towards a product.
CS of 10 is similar to a 4.8 star review, CS of 0 is similar to a 2 star review.

Both Arris SURFboard SB6190 and Arris SURFboard SB6183 have very similar great customer reviews.

As can be seen in the chart above, median best-selling modem receives a consumer score of 7.1 (good). Both Arris SURFboard SB6190 and Arris SURFboard SB6183 receive customer reviews that average out above that median threshold.

Arris SURFboard SB6190
In comparison:
Arris SURFboard SB6190 ranks #14 out of 131. It is in the top 20%.
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8.4
Great
Arris SURFboard SB6183
In comparison:
Arris SURFboard SB6183 ranks #16 out of 131. It is in the top 20%.
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8.4
Great
Median best-selling Modem
In comparison:
Netgear R6900-100NAS ranks #66 out of 131.
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7.1
Good





Arris SURFboard SB6190 is more popular than Arris SURFboard SB6183

It's fairly safe to say that Arris SURFboard SB6190 is a more popular modem than Arris SURFboard SB6183, based on its 4,000+ reviews. Popularity is determined based on product sales. Note that older and cheaper products tend to sell more.


To consider

Customers who view Arris SURFboard SB6190 and SB6183 often consider Motorola MB7420, a more popular, cheaper option.
Table: Top compared alternatives for Arris SURFboard SB6190 and SB6183
Motorola MB7420 $59
In comparison:
Motorola MB7420 ranks #15 out of 131. It is in the top 20%.
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8.4
Great
3 expert recommendations Cheaper More Popular
Arris SURFboard SB6183 $73
In comparison:
Arris SURFboard SB6183 ranks #16 out of 131. It is in the top 20%.
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8.4
Great
3 expert recommendations
Netgear CM500 $68
In comparison:
Netgear CM500 ranks #28 out of 131. It is in the top 20%.
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8.2
Great
7 expert recommendations More Popular
Motorola MB7621 $83
In comparison:
Motorola MB7621 ranks #4 out of 131. It is in the top 10%.
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8.7
Great
4 expert recommendations More Popular Better Reviews
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Critic Consensus Common points from expert reviews summarized.
As can be seen below, Arris SURFboard SB6190 outranks Arris SURFboard SB6183 by 3 positions. This indicates that, as of 2 Jul 2022, Arris SURFboard SB6190 is more critically acclaimed than Arris SURFboard SB6183.
Rank Change Price Modem
Popular Mechanics
BestCovery
PC Guide
BestReviews
HighSpeedInternet
Wirecutter
Networks Hardware
Tom's Guide
The Strategist
Lifewire
1
- $68
Netgear CM500
2
-
5
2
-
2
3
2
6
-
2
- $144
Motorola MB8600
4
-
-
3
1
3
1
-
-
-
3
- $146
Arris SURFboard SB8200
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-
1
4
2
-
5
-
9
5
4
- $83
Motorola MB7621
1
-
-
-
-
1
4
-
4
-
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Expert Reviews There are people on the Internet whose job is to review products. Below are their opinions.

Expert reviews [6]

90
Total expert reviews: 6
  • with a score: 1
  • without a score: 5

Score distribution:

80-100
60-80
40-60
20-40
0-20

Expert reviews [8]

80
Total expert reviews: 8
  • with a score: 2
  • without a score: 6
Highest score by MBReviews
89
Average score based on 8 reviews
80
Lowest score by TopTenReviews
70

Score distribution:

80-100
60-80
40-60
20-40
0-20
Arris SURFboard SB6190: Buy | Customer Reviews
Arris SURFboard SB6183: Buy | Customer Reviews
From Seller:
  • Power your home network with the SB6190 to deliver fast speeds and a reliable connection to the Internet. The SURFboard SB6190 is a DOCSIS 3.0 modem that's capable of download speeds up to 1.4 Gbps.
  • Get internet speeds up to 1.4 Gbps for downloads and 262 Mbps for uploads based on your cable ISP subscription.
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From Seller:
  • Tom's guide #1 cable Modem choice 2 years in a row. Compatible with major U.S. Cable Internet Providers including Cox, Spectrum, Xfinity & others. Not compatible with ATT, Verizon, CenturyLink or other DSL or Fiber internet providers.
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Video Reviews Most popular unboxing/review videos.
Unboxing Review of Arris Surfboard SB6190 32-Channel Cable Modem
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ARRIS Surfboard SB6190 With DUAL Asus AC66U extended wifi signal! easy set-up!
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The Best Cable Modem Arris Surfboard SB6190 1.4 GBPS Unboxing & Overview 32 channels down and 8 up
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Best Internet Modem - Arris SURFboard SB6183 Modem Unboxing
Review by Andrew Chwalik
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ARRIS SURFboard SB6183
Review by TheDigitalDigest
Popular! 34K views!
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Review: Arris Surfboard SB6183 Cable Modem
Review by MrNORE14
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From Manufacturer Manufacturer-provided product description, urls and documents.
EAN Numbers: 0612572210727, 0612572214077
UPC Numbers: 612572210727, 612572214077
Model Numbers: SB6190
EAN Numbers: 0040003317156, 0612572213124
UPC Numbers: 040003317156, 612572213124
Arris SURFboard SB6190: Buy | Customer Reviews
Arris SURFboard SB6183: Buy | Customer Reviews
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Arris SURFboard SB6190 is a very popular and one of the less expensive options. It's in the top 3 bestselling modems and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Arris SURFboard SB6121 or Netgear CM500 .

Arris SURFboard SB6190 is $32.99 less expensive than an average modem ($99.99).

Arris SURFboard SB6183 is a very popular option on the lower end of the price range. It's in the top 3 bestselling modems and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Linksys CM3008 or Arris SURFboard TM822R .

Arris SURFboard SB6183 is $27.42 cheaper than the average modem ($99.99).

Arris SURFboard SB6190: Buy | Customer Reviews
Arris SURFboard SB6183: Buy | Customer Reviews

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