Verizon FiOS Internet Service System Requirements
Verizon Fios Internet Service provides the same features as our Verizon High Speed Internet and requires similar equipment. It is the fiber optic technology and the speed that sets Verizon Fios Internet Service apart. System requirements are a list of the minimum hardware and software resources your computer needs to work with Verizon Fios Internet Service. Please verify your minimum system requirements here.
About Fiber Optic Technology
Verizon FiOS Internet Service uses state-of-the-art fiber optic technology to deliver broadband Internet access to your home.
FiOS Internet Equipment
Verizon provides and installs the equipment needed for your Fios internet connection. This equipment includes:
Optical Network Terminal (ONT)
The Optical Network Terminal (ONT) translates the pulses of light that carry the data over the fiber optic cable into electric signals that are recognized by your computer.
Provides the access point to the Internet and includes a firewall that helps to protect your computer from unauthorized access by hackers.
InstallationVerizon FiOS Internet Service installation is a two-step process. To ensure a fast and trouble-free installation, review the Get Ready checklist prior to your installation day.
Learn more about what happens during FiOS Installation