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  • D-Link - PowerLine AV 500 Gigabit Network Kit, incl. 2 Adapters (DHP-501AV)
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D-Link - PowerLine AV 500 Gigabit Network Kit, incl. 2 Adapters (DHP-501AV)

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  • Gigabit port for connecting high speed devices
  • Speeds up to 500Mbps
  • Use Your home's electrical wiring by plugging into existing power outlets
  • Backward Compatible with HomePlug AV devices
  • Push and Secure encryption button

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Product Details

  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 7 x 10 cm ; 141 g
  • Shipping Weight: 635 g
  • Item model number: DHP-501AV
  • ASIN: B004YW7W1A
  • Date first available at Amazon.ca: July 6 2011
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #45,096 in Electronics (See Top 100 in Electronics)
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Blazing speeds and wired connectivity anywhere in the house, makes this PowerLine AV 500 Adapter Starter Kit ideal for high-bandwidth network-ready devices. The D-Link PowerLine AV 500 Adapter Starter Kit comes with 2 PowerLine AV 500 Adapters (DHP-500AV) and uses electrical wiring already in your house to provide fast, reliable speeds of up to 500Mbps.Simply connect one adapter to a power outlet and your router, and then plug the second adapter into another outlet to get instant network connections. Once the devices are plugged in, press the simple connect button on each device to establish a safe, secure connection.

From the Manufacturer

Blazing speeds and wired connectivity anywhere in the house, makes this PowerLine AV 500 Adapter Starter Kit ideal for high-bandwidth network-ready devices. The D-Link PowerLine AV 500 Adapter Starter Kit comes with 2 PowerLine AV 500 Adapters (DHP-500AV) and uses electrical wiring already in your house to provide fast, reliable speeds of up to 500Mbps.Simply connect one adapter to a power outlet and your router and then plug the second adapter into another outlet to get instant network connections. Once the devices are plugged in, press the simple connect button on each device to establish a safe, secure connection.



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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Asonjay on July 31 2013
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I purchased these to replace four aging DHP-300 and DHP-302 Powerline products

The DHP-501AV seems to be a considerably better product than the previous generation. Setup was dead easy (just plug them into two adjacent outlets and synchronize them in secure by holding down the button for a couple seconds on each unit) and they deal with the wiring in my house far better. I'm consistently clocking 10mbps internet downloads from my entertainment consoles, and seeing none of the periods when the light flashed red when the AC unit came on.

My only complaint is that if you place them in the bottom outlet, they block the top outlet from being used. If you place them upside down in the top outlet, you still have the second outlet free, but it looks dorky and doesn't feel all that stable.
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I've "wired" my house using two sets of DHP-501AV and they work wonders, freeing up the WiFi bandwidth for the mobile devices. The only downside is that there is a significant speed drop on particular unit locations when the kitchen fan or bathroom fans are turned on... but not enough to make me switch back to WiFi.
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I was kind of skeptical at first about this powerline networking, but since I didn't have other
options (and found these on sale exactly when I needed) I decided to give it a try.

Just got them out of the box, followed the very simple instructions and BAM, it worked. First I tried
them on the same room, but then I moved one of them to its final location (One is on the basement and
the other is two floors above) and the thing just worked.

In my case I'm getting speeds around 130Mb/s. Apparently you can better (or worse) results if you try
plugin them in different outlets but since the speeds are good enough I didn't play around.
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I was really excited to use powerline ethernet to connect my bedroom to my home network, but unfortunately it didn't work in my house. (I sometimes had connectivity, but a *lot* of packet loss and very slow speeds when it did connect.)

It turns out that the arc fault interrupter circuit breakers (AFI breakers) now required in bedrooms can filter out the powerline ethernet signal, and one of the brands of that filters out powerline ethernet is the brand I have, Siemens. Since you can't mix and match breaker brands, I had to return the powerline adapters and ran some ethernet instead.

Really wanted this to work; it's too bad they didn't in my case!
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I purchased it because I did not want to drill holes and run LAN cables throughout the house. It works as advertised. The data is secure due to the integrated data cypher algolrithm.

The functionality of data transmission via hydro lines is used quite extensively in Europe were wireless is not at all reliable in older houses with thick stone walls. The only limitation is that the data stream will not travel through transformers - the kinds hanging on hydro poles or the block in the backyard.
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Works well when you stay on line.
When your off line for a half hour or longer you always have to reset it or unplug and replug.
Reset doesn't work most of the time.
Mostly unplugging and plugging it back in.
It's only maybe 30ft away from my main router.
Not impressed,glad it was under 100.00
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This product works as advertised. As with all routers, etc. The throughput is not what it says. I was hoping to stream 1080P 3D video with this, but it isn't quite up to the job. It does well with 720P, but 1080P stutters and buffers. Does work better than the 200mbs previous Powerline I had.
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By Kev Brown on April 17 2013
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I get a great connection everywhere in my house. I've never had a disconnection. Essentially, these little things sit in your wall and do exactly what you need them to do. As I couldn't run wire in my house, they were a fantastic addition to my home network.
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