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If you are an Optimum subscriber, chances are you already know how most channels included in your Optimum cable TV subscription are encrypted and transmitted in a digital format, making it necessary for you to have digital cable-ready equipment. Of course, digital Optimum cable boxes, like Samsung and Scientific Atlanta, grant you complete access to all sorts of programming including On Demand and interactive services. But, if what you are looking to replace the Optimum cable box, modem and WiFi  router with a single box so you can enjoy an all-in-one connected experience, Optimum Altice One is the safest bet!

What is Altice One?

The Altice One is an ever-evolving consolidated platform which delivers digital TV, broadband internet, and VoIP phone services via an all in one compact and sleek home hub that replaces the traditional cable box, modem and router.

What Does Altice One Include?

Take a look at some of the most popular Optimum Altice One features:

Altice One Features

Unlike traditional set-top boxes, the latest Altice One operating system is boosted with TV, internet and streaming features—including integrated support for Prime Video, YouTube, Netflix, and more—that are sure to spice up your next movie night. The device puts at your disposal a Bluetooth-enabled remote that lets you use voice commands to switch shows, apps, channels, and more on the user-friendly Main Menu interface. Search for content by movies or TV shows, actors or directors, sports teams, genre and more.

Let's take a detailed look at most popular Optimum Altice One feature:

Advanced Technology

Work from home, attend class online or stream TV, you won’t experience a drop in the signal. Because the Altice One OS 3.1 comes equipped with improved technology, and is able to deliver a reliable in-home Optimum WiFi experience.

Voice-Activated Remote Control

Use the voice-activated Bluetooth enabled remote to search for TV favorites across all available entertainment options, and switch from live TV to On Demand, DVR, or apps without having to change inputs. The Altice One serves as a wonderful starting point for your Optimum TV experience.

Enhanced Caller-ID

What’s more, Altice One can now help you with detecting unsolicited telemarketing and robocalls via Enhanced Caller ID tech, which is on top of the other 20 or so useful calling features offered by the Optimum home phone service.

All in all the remarkable Altice One device combines an ingenious suite of features to perfectly revamp your in-home connectivity and entertainment experience.

2-in-1 Router with Apps

This latest gateway 2-in-1 router with a built-in TV box for your Optimum services also includes music and music video apps, so your Altice One subscription will give you access to 2,000 ad-free music channels and 25,000 free videos in addition to streaming apps, live TV, On Demand, and Cloud DVR recordings.

4K Ultra HD

And to further sweeten the deal, it lets you watch select titles in 4K Ultra HD format too.

Altice One App

Additionally, if you wish to access your Optimum TV content on your smartphone, laptop or tablet, Altice one subscribers get to benefit from the Altice One app too. The Altice One App broadens the scope of your Optimum entertainment experience to additional rooms and devices throughout your home. Stream your favorite On Demand shows and movies, playback programs, and schedule all your Cloud DVR Plus recordings. You can also send entertainment and apps from your mobile device to the TV screen.

All you need to do is download the Altice One app on any of your WiFi-enabled devices and enjoy your favorite content anywhere at anytime. The app is available for Android, iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Kindle Fire.  

Does Altice One Replace the Optimum Cable Box?

Yes. And not just the Optimum cable box but the internet equipment. Where Optimum bundles integrate services, the Altice One device integrates the equipment necessary for the seamless operation of those services. In other words, Altice One is a multi-purpose device, which saves you from complex installations and unnecessary clutter. You can also extend functionality to other parts of your home with Altice One Mini boxes.

How Much does Altice One Cost & How to Get It?

For Altice One, Optimum charges a rental fee of $20 a month for each box. Add Altice One Mini devices to extend your in-home Wi-Fi coverage and connect more TVs for an additional fee of $10 for each device you add. To get Altice One, you must be eligible for Optimum services in a serviceable area.

To find out if Altice One is available with your Optimum subscription and to get a more accurate idea of your monthly Optimum bill with the Altice One device included, reach out to Optimum customer support at 1-844-520-8978 or Servicio al Cliente de Optimum at 1-844-527-5633 and clear all your concerns about this centralized platform.

Become an Altice One User Today

In a world where technology and content are converging at a rapid pace, what’s better than an all-in-one access point that perfectly delivers an unparalleled entertainment and connectivity experience as consumers looks for today. That’s exactly the purpose Optimum Altice One serves, which is why it has quickly gained traction among Optimum subscribers.

You too can become an Optimum Altice One subscriber today. If however at some point you wish to speak to an  Optimum Customer Support  representative, dial the Optimum phone number i.e. 1-844-520-8978 or Telefono de numero de Optimum i.e. 1-844-527-5633 and get expert advice and assistance.



1.     Can you buy an Optimum cable box?

You can rent a certified cable box from Optimum via phone as well as from your nearest Optimum store to receive the digital Optimum cable TV service. Call 1-844-520-8978 to order an Optimum cable box today!

2.     What cable boxes does Optimum use?

Digital Optimum cable boxes give you complete access to all sorts of programming including On Demand and interactive services. You can also use the cheaper CableCARD option provided by Optimum, but that allows you to watch limited programming, as you’re not be able to access 2-way interactive services. Samsung and Scientific Atlanta are among the Optimum Cable boxes you can get. While Altice One does not only function as a cable box, but a starting point for all your Optimum services.

3.     How much is a cable box from Optimum?

For standalone Optimum cable TV plans, the provider charges $11 a month per cable box, but if you go for an Optimum TV and internet bundle, you can enjoy an all-in-one connected experience with Optimum Altice One for $20 a month. While the Altice One Mini costs $10 per month.  

4.     How do I connect my Optimum cable box to my TV?

To connect your Samsung Optimum cable box to your TV follow these steps:

  1. Connect the coaxial cable from the cable outlet on the wall to the “Cable in” port at the rear of the cable box.
  2. Then connect one end of the HDMI cable to the HDMI port on your Optimum cable box, and the other end to one of the HDMI ports at the back of your TV.
  3. Now connect the power cord from the Optimum cable box to an electrical outlet.
  4. Switch on the TV, and use the TV remote to select the input port you used in step #2.
  5. Once that is done the activation process will automatically begin. This may take several minutes. Once done, you’ll be all set to enjoy Optimum TV.

If you have the Scientific Atlanta cable box from Optimum, you will follow the steps listed above with one exception. And that is: Before you make any connections, insert the Smart Card into the front of the cable box.    

5.     What is the benefit of Altice One?

Altice One offers a simple and smart digital TV, in-home Wi-Fi, and VoIP phone service combined with an ingenious suite of features to perfectly revamp your in-home connectivity and entertainment experience. It is your all-in-one gateway to Optimum services.

6.     Why is my Altice box not working?

If you are having issues with your Altice One box, make sure it is properly plugged in and powered on. If this doesn’t resolve the problem, try restarting your TV service. For this, press and hold on to the power button on the front panel of the Altice One box for 10 seconds. If nothing works, call 1-844-520-8978 and an Optimum Customer Support representative will be happy to guide you as necessary.