Cox Communications STB


Cox Communications STB Energy Information

This site provides information about the energy efficiency of STB models that have been purchased by Cox Communications since January 1, 2014.  This site will be updated as Cox Communications adds new devices to its inventory.  Note that STBs deployed by cable operators are specific to such cable operator’s particular network, system configuration, headend, and software; contact your local cable operator to determine the STBs available for service in your location.  The power measurements herein represent the STBs generally configured as they are deployed in the cable operators’ networks, running the operators’ software, and measured in accordance with the test procedures as specified in the Voluntary Agreement.  The energy use of an individual STB may vary.

MakeModelTypeFeaturesOn Power (W)Sleep Power (W)APD Power (W)TEC (kWh/yr)
CiscoExplorer 4742HDCCableAPD, AVP, CC, D2, HD, HNI18.714.114.1136
CiscoExplorer 8642HDCCableAPD, AVP, CC, DVR, D2, HD, MR, MS27.723.723.7218
CiscoExplorer 8742HDCCableAPD, AVP, CC, DVR, D2, HD, MR, MS22.718.818.8175
CiscoExplorer 9865HDCCableAPD, AVP, CC, DVR, D3, HD, MR, MS28.125.425.4230
Cable DTAHD6.9--60
ArrisAX013ANCCableAVP, CC, DVR, D3, HD, MR, MS24.923.2-212
ArrisAX013ANMCableAVP, CC, DVR, D3, HD, MR, MS23.922.2-208
PacePX022ANCCableAVP, CC, D3, HD, MR, MS16.514.5-142
PacePX022ANMCableAVP, CC, D3, HD, MR, MS15.513.5-133
CiscoExplorer 4642HDCCableAPD, AVP, CC, D2, HD, HNI17.212.612.6131
CiscoDTA250HDCable DTAHD4.9--45
PacePXD01ANIInternet Protocol (IP)AVP, HD, HNI7.05.4-60
CiscoExplorer 9865HDC-RDKCableAVP, CC, DVR, D3, HD, MR, MS25.319.8-206
SamsungGX-CX800CKCableAVP, CC, D3, HD, MR, MS15.514.1-135
SamsungGX-CX801CKCableAVP, CC, D3, HD, MR, MS15.514.5-136
CiscoCXD01ANIInternet Protocol (IP)AVP, HD, HNI6.04.6-53
ArrisAX061AEIInternet Protocol (IP)AVP, HD, HNI, WiFi-HNI, MIMO-2.4(2), MIMO-5(2)5.13.4-40

Feature Key

ShortcutFeature Name
APAccess Point
APDAutomatic Power Down enabled by default
AVPAdvanced Video Processing
DVRDigital Video Recorder
HDHigh Definition
HEVPHigh Efficiency Video Processing
HNIHome Networking Interface
MIMO-2.4MIMO Wireless at 2.4 GHz (number of spacial streams)
MIMO-5MIMO Wireless at 5 GHz (number of spatial streams)
M-HNIMoCA Home Networking Interface
MS-AMulti-stream Additional for >2 up to 8 streams
UHD-4Ultra High Definition - 4K
Wi-Fi HNIWi-Fi Home Networking Interface