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power-line networking

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Fall Tech Preview 2014

Maybe it's a little early to be getting in line for these gadgets, but they are coming.

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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.

March 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 14, 2014
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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.

January 8, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating January 8, 2013
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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.

March 27, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating March 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.

April 15, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating April 15, 2013
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Linksys WRT1900AC Wireless Router

If you can afford the hefty price tag, the Linksys WRT1900AC Wi-Fi router is easily one of the best home routers on the market.

April 16, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating April 16, 2014
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Extend your Wi-Fi network quickly via power-line with ZyXEL PLA4231

Editor Dong Ngo shows how to get a longer Wi-Fi range with the ZyXEL PLA4231

By March 29, 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 February 8, 2013

Editors' Take

Trendnet TPL-407E Powerline AV 500 Nano Adapter w/Built-in Outlet

Trendnet's new Powerline AV 500 adapter comes in a supercompact size, yet still provides a pass-through outlet.

January 7, 2013

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Totolink A2004NS AC1200 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router

So long as you're not a networking newbie, the Totolink A2004NS AC1200 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router is a good deal for those living in a small or medium-size home.

August 6, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 6, 2014
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Asus AC2400 RT-AC87U Dual-band Wireless Gigabit Router

The hefty price aside, the Asus AC2400 RT-AC87U is the most complete 802.11ac router to date, capable of satisfying all your home networking needs.

August 1, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating August 1, 2014