Does CenturyLink provide a modem?

Yes, you can lease a modem from CenturyLink. You can also purchase a CenturyLink-approved router.

Do I need a specific type of modem?

Broadband and DSL Internet require you to use a specific type of modem. Once you sign up for CenturyLink Internet, the easiest way to ensure you have the right type of modem is to lease it from CenturyLink.

You can also purchase CenturyLink-approved modems at stores like Best Buy. Look for the CenturyLink logo on the modems you see. If the equipment malfunctions, you’re welcome to get in touch with CenturyLink for support, just as you would with a modem you leased or purchased directly from CenturyLink.