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Actiontec Wireless Network Extender Plus Powerline Network Adapter 500 Kit (PWR51WK01)

The Actiontec gets the job done for those who want to quickly extend their home network without much concern about performance.

By Mar. 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 14, 2014
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ZyXel PLA4231 500 Mbps Powerline Wireless N Extender

Current power-line users with large homes will benefit from the ZyXel PLA4231's network extension capabilities; however, there are alternatives that offer similar benefits for less.

By Mar. 27, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Mar. 27, 2013
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ZyXel PLA4205 500 Mbps Powerline Gigabit Ethernet Adapter

The ZyXel PLA4205 power line adapter is an excellent alternative to using regular Ethernet or Wi-Fi to connect more devices to a home network.

By Apr. 15, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Apr. 15, 2013
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Home networking Part 7: Power line connections explained

CNET editor Dong Ngo explains home power line networking and answers frequently asked questions about the technology.

By May. 13, 2013

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Actiontec 500 Mbps Powerline Network Adapter Kit (PWR511K01)

While not perfect, the Actiontec PWR511K01 for now offers the best value among power-line adapter kits on the market.

By Jan. 8, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Jan. 8, 2013
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Create a power-line connection with Actiontec 500Mbps kit

CNET editor Dong Ngo shows how to extend your network to a far corner of the home using power-line.

By Feb. 8, 2013

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ZTE Projector Hotspot

CNET goes hands-on with the ZTE Projector Hotspot , a personal hot spot that can also beam images and videos.

By Jan. 8, 2014

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Networking buying guide

Shopping for your home network? This buying guide will keep you connected with the best options.

By Nov. 27, 2013

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Amped Wireless RTA15 High Power Dual Band AC 700mW Wi-Fi Router

The Amped Wireless RTA15 is a decent Wi-Fi router, but better firmware is needed for it to live up to its high cost and our expectation.

By Aug. 23, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Aug. 23, 2013
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Trendnet TEW-818DRU Dual Band Wireless Router

With top performance and friendly pricing, the Trendnet TEW-818DRU is a excellent choice for those wanting a robust home network.

By Mar. 19, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Mar. 19, 2014