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The TP-LINK 500Mbps Gigabit Powerline Adapter with AC Pass Through Starter KIT, TL-PA551KIT turns your existing electrical circuitry into a high-speed network with no need for new wires or drilling. No configuration is required, simply plug your adapter into your power sockets and you can establish networking infrastructure in a flash. With speeds up to 500Mbps, TL-PA551KIT provides robust, speedy connections essential for bandwidth intensive media applications. What's more, its integrated power socket allows an additional device or power bar to be connected to the adapter as though it were a normal wall socket.
With its Integrated Power Socket, the new TL-PA551KIT from TP-LINK provides real convenience for your home network. The integrated power socket allows an additional device or power bar to be connected to the adapter as though it were a normal wall socket.
With its Gigabit Ethernet Port, Homeplug AV standard, and speeds up to 500Mbps, the TL-PA551 enables applications such as simultaneous multimedia streaming, multiplayer gaming, and multiple HD video streams.
Simply by pushing the Pair button on the adapters, users can set up a hassle-free Powerline network within minutes, complete with 128-bit AES encryption for network security and data protection. It's that simple!
The TL-PA551, a new-generation Powerline Adapter, with its practical design and sophisticated Power-Saving Mode consumes less power when compared with existing Powerline Adapters. When there is no data transmission or reception occurs over a certain period of time, it will automatically switch from its regular "Working" Mode to "Power-Saving" Mode that will reduce its energy consumption by up to 85%*.
*Actual data will vary because of the network conditions and environmental factors.
Quality of Service (QoS) function prioritizes the bandwidth requirements of data traffic. Users can choose which type of traffic they will use -- Internet, Online Game, and Audio or Video, Voice over IP, and the QoS functions will guarantee clear, instant reproduction of that application, even when other applications are running on the network at the same time.
|FEATURES||SPEED OVER POWERLINE||500Mbps||500Mbps||200Mbps||200Mbps||200Mbps|
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|ONE BUTTON ENCRYPTION||√||√||√||√||√|
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|APPLICATIONS||NAS HARD DRIVE||√||√||√||√||√|
|STB & IPTV||Multiple||Multiple||Multiple||Multiple||Multiple|
These pair of TP-Links arrived within 24 hours and were fitted within the next hour giving me wifi throughout the house plus an additional place to fit my Suresignal. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Patrick
an adapter which allows me to connect my whole house wiring system into a wired connect to my PCPublished 14 days ago by Rob
These guys work a treat. I get much better network throughput round the house now than with my old 100Mbps units. They never fail, I never need to power cycle them. Read morePublished 19 days ago by ECP
These have been connecting the telly and computer to the router (that's using one pair and a single, but they may come in threes as well) for a over a year now and I've never had a... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Ross
Beware, this is the v1 device - whenever you power off your system, it goes into "PowerSave Mode". Read morePublished 1 month ago by M4tt
These are brilliant, recommended by a telephone engineer to resolve long extension lead problems and it will save you having to install another telephone socket.Published 1 month ago by TTaylor
Pointless providing adapters that are capable of up to 500 Mbps if TP-Link only supply Cat 5 cables with them. The product as sold is only capable of up to 100 Mpbs. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Jack Handey