Oh no! CNET editor's Dong Ngo has a bad hair day with the D-Link DHP-701AV powerline adapter kit.
There's a good reason why CNET editor Dong Ngo needed to bring your attention to himself rather than the D-Link AC3200 Ultra Wi-Fi DIR-890L/R Router.
Though fast, the D-Link DHP-701AV power-line adapter kit is only slightly faster than less-expensive alternatives. Skip it for now and go with something cheaper.
One grand-prize winner and two runners-up will walk away with some sweet D-Link gear.
D-Link's new $80 Connected Home Hub can translate Wi-Fi and Z-Wave protocols.
D-Link showcases three all-new routers in its Ultra Performance Series at CES 2015, with angry-looking designs and top-notch Wi-Fi performance.
D-Link unveils two power line adapter kits at CES 2015, the DHP-701AV and the DHP-601AV, which could deliver connection speeds of 2,000Mbps and 1,000Mbps, respectively.
At CES 2015, D-Link shares details about its new Connected Home Hub and four related accessories.
Unless you love the radical design, the D-Link DIR-890L/R doesn't have enough to justify its hefty cost.
Staples Connect is a reliable, easy-to-use platform, and the new D-Link hub is undeniably better than the original. If you already own devices that'll work with it, the new hub makes a lot of sense, but if you're starting your smart home from scratch, consider waiting to see what happens with Apple HomeKit and SmartThings 2.0.
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