>I am looking to get a 28.8 fax/modem - mostly for use on the Internet.
>I have always bought Supra fax/modems and have never had any problems but I
>have seen a bad review of the 28.8 and hear it quite often does not connect
>On the opposite side, I have heard that the Zoom 28.8 is almost perfect and I
>have seen great reviews of it.
>Does anyone have any personal opinions on these modems?
concerned. I've owned both, first the Zoom V.34 and then the Supra
288i V.34. On my computer, using my telephone lines the Supra is
about one step higher for most common initial connect rate (26,400 vs
24,000). The Supra has flash ROM for updates, the Zoom doesn't.
The Supra has CallerID, the Zoom doesn't. The Supra has more
extensive information available on what's actually going on with your
modem (AT\S and AT%Q1), the Zoom basically has AT&V and that's it.
Depending upon your needs either modem would be a good choice at a
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