PowerLine AV 500 Adapter
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D-Link's DHP-500AV PowerLine AV 500 Adapter turns every power socket into a possible wired network connection, by extending your existing network using the electrical wiring in your home. The kit contains all you need to get you up and running with PowerLine technology.List Retailers
D-Link's DHP-500AV PowerLine AV 500 Adapter turns every power socket into a possible wired network connection, by extending your existing network using the electrical wiring in your home. The kit contains all you need to get you up and running with PowerLine technology.
Convenient and secure setup
The two adapters in the DHP-501AV kit plug directly into a power outlet1, and do not require any additional cables, so you can extend your home network by connecting multiple devices in the farthest corners of your home. For convenient setup, an encryption key can be quickly configured at the push of a button on the device, to protect the network from unauthorised wire tapping. With hassle-free plug and play installation, the DHP-501AV is an ideal solution to create a wall-to-wall home network.
The PowerLine AV 500 Adapter is capable of delivering wired data transfer rates of up to 500 Mbps. Advanced technology built into these adapters makes them more resistant to electrical interference from other household appliances, so users can fully benefit from the maximum transmission speeds. This makes them ideal for bandwidth-intensive applications, guaranteeing smooth HD video streaming, VoIP calls, and lag-free online gaming experiences. In addition, the Quality of Service (QoS) Engine prioritises Internet traffic, ensuring that multimedia applications do not experience glitches while web surfing and downloads are in progress. This kit provides ample network bandwidth, enabling Digital Home consumers to tap into existing electrical wiring for high-quality multimedia streaming.
Based on the industry-leading PowerLine Alliance technology, the adapters in the DHP-500AV Adapter are compatible with other brands’ devices based on the IEEE 1901 standard. It is also compatible with devices implementing the former PowerLine AV standard, such as D-Link’s DHP-306AV/-307AV, DHP-P306AV/-P307AV, and DHP-W306AV/-W307AV.
The PowerLine AV 500 Adapter is part of D-Link Green, D-Link’s program for providing eco-friendly alternatives without compromising performance: if data transmission does not occur over a certain period of time, the adapters will automatically go into sleep mode to save power.
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- IEEE 802.3
- IEEE 802.3u
- HomePlug AV
- IEEE 1901
- Power plug
- 10/100/1000 Gigabit Port
- RJ-45 Connector
Powerline Modulation Scheme
- OFDM Symbol Modulation
Powerline Frequency Band
- 2MHz to 70MHz
- Powerline: 500Mbps (PHY rate)1
- Ethernet: 10/100/1000 Mbps (autonegotiation)
- Integrated QOS prioritizes media and data
- 128-bit AES Data Encryption
- Simple Connect Button
- Minimum System Requirements
- (For PC Utility Software)
- PC with 200MHz processor
- 64MB memory
- Windows 7, Vista, XP SP3
- Ethernet interface (100Mbps)
- 100~240 VAC, 50/60Hz
- Power saving mode supported
- Compliant with European Energy Using Product Directive
- 30° to 104°F
- 10% to 95% non-condensing
- FCC part 15 Class B
- CE EMC Class B
- CE LVD
- Item (WxDxH): 3" x 4" x 1.5"
- Packaging (WxDxH): 8.25" x 5.5" x 3.75"
- Item: 0.3lb
- Packaging: 0.74lb
1 Maximum throughput based on theoretical transmission PHY rate. Actual data throughput will vary. Network conditions and environmental factors, including volume of traffic and network overhead, may lower actual data throughput rate. 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.
Product specifi cation, size, and shape are subject to change without notice, and actual product appearance may differ from that depicted on the package herein. See inside package for warranty details. D-Link PowerLine AV Network Adapters (DHP-306AV, DHP-307AV) may coexist with, but are not compatible or interoperable with D-Link PowerLine HD Ethernet Adapters (DHP-302, DHP-303). This product is designed for use in the United States of America. Sale or use of this product in countries other than the USA might violate local laws.
All references to speed are for comparison purposes only. Product specifications, size and shape are subject to change without notice, and actual product appearance may differ from that depicted herein.
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