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The Actiontec gets the job done for those who want to quickly extend their home network without much concern about performance.
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.
While not perfect, the Actiontec PWR511K01 for now offers the best value among power-line adapter kits on the market.
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.
The Dropcam Pro dramatically improves on the company's already impressive previous generation wireless home-monitoring camera.
Broadcom's new HomePlug AV2-based power line chips offer up to 1.5Gbps and integrate Wi-Fi in an all-in-one system-on-a-chip approach.
For a low-cost entry-level network storage device, the WD My Cloud is very impressive both in performance and features, making it one of the best deals for home users.
Don't expect Piper's slight build to mean that it's short on performance. This $239 all-in-one security system offers a great value for smaller homes and budding DIYers.
CNET editor Dong Ngo explains home power line networking and answers frequently asked questions about the technology.
Editor Dong Ngo shows how to get a longer Wi-Fi range with the ZyXEL PLA4231