500 AV Powerline Network Adapter Kit - Single Port

Reseller #: PWR511K01
Model #: PWR500 Kit
500 Mbps Powerline Network Adapter from Actiontec
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Overview / Features

Quick Overview

Use Actiontec's 500 AV Powerline Network Adapter to connect home theater devices like your Blu-Ray and Gaming Console to the home network. These powerline network adapters use the latest in HomePlug AV technology to turn any power outlet on the same circuit into a high-speed network connection. Here's how it works. Simply plug an adapter into a wall. Then take an Ethernet cable and plug one end into the Adapter and the other end into a device like your Blu-Ray Player. Get the 2nd adapter, plug it into the wall and connect the other end to your Router. And that's it. Your Blu-Ray player is instantly connected to the Internet. You'll get a high speed connection that's good enough for gaming and HD videos wherever there's a power outlet...even in the garage or basement.

Perfect for...

Connecting devices like gaming consoles and Blu-Ray players to the Internet at the fastest Powerline speeds available

Outstanding Benefits

  • Fast networking speeds (up to 500 Mbps on powerline and up to 100 Mbps on Ethernet)
  • Easy way to extend a fast Internet connection to Ethernet-enabled set top boxes, HDTVs, gaming consoles, wireless access points, and other devices in the home
  • Ideal for those locations where wireless cannot reach or has a weak signal
  • Ideal for bandwidth-intensive applications such as online gaming and HD video streaming
  • Works over the existing electrical wiring in your home or dorm
  • Safe and secure
  • Fast and easy...setup in less than 5 minutes
  • Complies with the HomePlug AV standard

Coolest Feature

Get a high-speed connection that's good enough for gaming wherever there's a power outlet...even in the basement or garage.

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*Theoretical data throughput numbers are based on maximum, theoretical PHY throughput for HomePlug AV. Actual data throughput of up to 93.8 Mbps (TCP) seen in laboratory testing. The throughput will vary based on the condition and noise found on the power lines within the home as well as the type of Ethernet Adapter supported on each computer or other device. Interference from devices that emit electrical noise, such as vacuum cleaners and hair dryers, may adversely affect the performance of this product.

**This product may interfere with devices such as lighting systems that have a dimmer switch, short wave radios, or other powerline devices that do not follow the HomePlug Powerline Alliance standard.

*** Power outlets and electrical wiring must all be part of the same electrical system. Certain electrical conditions in your home, such as wiring conditions and configuration may effect the performance of this product. A minimum of two Actiontec 500 AV Powerline Network Adapters are required to create a network. Connecting this product to a power strip with a surge protector may adversely affect the performance of this product. For best results, plug adapter directly into a power outlet.

****Actiontec makes no express or implied representations or warranties about this product’s compatibility with any future standards.



Minimum System Requirements

  • 2 Available Ethernet ports (1 for each device connected to adapters)
  • Two Ethernet Cables (included in kit)
  • A minimum of two Powerline devices on the network are required
  • Standard power/electrical wiring with at least 2 available power/electrical outlets



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