Hello Guest, Welcome to Apnea Board !
As a guest, you are limited to certain areas of the board and there are some features you can't use.
To post a message, you must create a free account using a valid email address.

or Create an Account

New Posts   Today's Posts

[Equipment] Replacement Cellular Modem
Replacement Cellular Modem
Does anyone out there in Never-Never Land have a bead on replacement cellular modems for ResMed AirCurve 10 ASV (or similar models) since the cellular companies have ditched everything 3G and below in favor for 5G? Thanx in advance.
Post Reply Post Reply

Donate to Apnea Board  
RE: Replacement Cellular Modem
Just guessing here, but its probably built-in to a processor board somewhere in the unit, so unlikely to be upgradeable.

Just curious: why would you want to activate that? Once you are beyond your insurance compliance period, you don't really need it. Or were you planning to send the data to your Doctor?
Post Reply Post Reply
RE: Replacement Cellular Modem
Current ResMed machines are using 4G modems, but it is very unlikely that they are a drop-in replacement for either a CDMA or 3G modem. In any event it would have to come from ResMed so that it would call back to ResMed.
Apnea Board Monitors are members who help oversee the smooth functioning of the Board. They are also members of the Advisory Committee which helps shape Apnea Board's rules & policies. Membership in the Advisory Members group does not imply medical expertise or qualification for advising Sleep Apnea patients concerning their treatment.
Post Reply Post Reply
RE: Replacement Cellular Modem
Yeah, it's an add-on board, under the left-side panel, that plugs into the main board.

I've searched everywhere, including multiple repair shops, but even though the repair shops can replace the modem with a newer model, they want the entire CPAP device to be sent to them and then they would perform the work. By the time that process is complete, I'm without a CPAP for a minimum of 3 weeks, and out about $600. May as well just purchase a new one. Many sources can replace the board, but will not sell the board to the users of the CPAP devices.

The need was not actually a need, but more of a convenience. It's nice to simply be able to view the basics via MyAir instead of having to...

- Open CPAP access panel
- Unplug SDCard
- Transport SDCard to computer
- Plug SDCard into computer
- Launch sleep tracking software
- View results
- Close sleep tracking software
- Unplug SDCard
- Transport SDCard to CPAP
- Plug SDCard into CPAP
- Close CPAP access panel

Yes, all that is really no big deal, but being able to simply click twice on my phone is super convenient.

Thanx again.
Post Reply Post Reply

Donate to Apnea Board  
RE: Replacement Cellular Modem
I just glance at the screen when I wake up. As long as I don't need to adjust anything, that's enough
Post Reply Post Reply

Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  ResMed 10 Card-to-Cloud: no cellular device NelsonM 4 236 06-27-2022, 01:50 PM
Last Post: pholynyk
  NOTICE: Philips Respironics Recall Replacement Tally RayBee 95 10,605 06-26-2022, 08:30 PM
Last Post: cbeissel
  Where to buy replacement probe for Contec CMS 50F Oximeter yankees123 31 638 06-01-2022, 08:57 PM
Last Post: yankees123
  DreamStation Go Users | Anyone receive a replacement or repaired unit? PHXSleeper 10 1,137 05-25-2022, 02:24 PM
Last Post: chasmm
  Resmed Auto AirSense 10 replacement for my Dreamstation cam 3 677 05-19-2022, 08:55 AM
Last Post: CurtA
  Is ResMed 10 cell-modem affected by end of 3G fredkahan 25 9,659 05-06-2022, 09:49 PM
Last Post: Jeff8356
  ResMed AirSense 10 Disassembly and Modem Removal farnsy 17 7,869 05-06-2022, 03:26 PM
Last Post: Crimson Nape

New Posts   Today's Posts

About Apnea Board

Apnea Board is an educational web site designed to empower Sleep Apnea patients.