As per MrSaffron.
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If you go to another supplier of Openreach FTTC, rather than BT Infinity, (or I assume BT Total Broadband Option 3 with Fibre), then you don't get a router, just the modem.
The modem can be used directly into the computer ethernet port if routing to other machines isn't needed.
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