Support XFINITY TV X1: What's Included in a Self Installation Kit


Comcast offers a variety of options to self-install your services. Each Self Installation Kit comes with everything you need to quickly and easily set up your devices and activate your services. Read on to learn more about the XFINITY on the X1 Entertainment Operating System Self Installation Kit that is currently available in select markets.

X1 Self Installation Kit


  • Set-top box
  • Power cord
  • Remote with two AA batteries
  • Two coaxial cables (6' and 3')
  • HDMI cable (HD customers only)
    TV-related contents of X1 Self Installation Kit (described above) are displayed.

XFINITY Internet & XFINITY Voice
  • Wireless gateway (XFINITY digital Internet & voice modem)
  • Two coaxial cables (20' and 3')
  • Ethernet cable
  • Power cord for modem
  • Coaxial cable splitter
  • Cable tacks
    Internet and Voice-related contents of X1 Self Installation Kit (described above) are displayed.


Documents contained in the X1 Self Installation Kit are displayed.  These documents are described below.

  • Quick Start Guide
    • Note the reference to X1's easy-to-follow on-screen activation steps.
      The Quick Start guide refers to X1's on-screen activation steps. 
    • Start Here stickers will be provided to let you know which box to connect and activate before adding any other devices.
      A sample Start Here sticker is displayed, showing which components to connect and activate first.
  • User Guide
  • Activation information.  Please note that this process can be completed by following the prompts provided on your TV screen.
  • Wireless Gateway Connection Guide - includes information on the following:
    • Wireless gateway placement and setup in home
    • Network connection options
    • Password change/reset
    • Troubleshooting and help information
    • Dual band information - 2.4GHz vs. 5.0GHz
  • Wireless Gateway User Guide

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