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power-line networking

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Spring Preview 2013 - DO NOT USE

Maybe it's a little early to be getting in line for these gadgets, but they are the products we just

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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.

Mar. 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' 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.

Mar. 27, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating Mar. 27, 2013
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Broadcom brings Gigabit and Wi-Fi to power line networking

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.

By Jun. 3, 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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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 Mar. 29, 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.

Apr. 15, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating Apr. 15, 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.

Jan. 8, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating Jan. 8, 2013
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T-Mobile's network gets a boost with more capacity, LTE-powered calls

The company says it has expanded the availability of voice-over LTE to 15 markets, while its higher capacity network reaches 16 markets.

By Jun. 18, 2014

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D-Link DHP-540 PowerLine AV 500 4-Port Gigabit Switch

Compact, good-looking, affordable, and fast, D-Link's PowerLine AV 500 4-Port Gigabit Switch DHP-540 makes a great device that extends your network both via traditional cables and electrical wiring.

Jul. 15, 2011

4 stars Editors' rating Jul. 15, 2011
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D-Link DHP-501AV PowerLine AV 500 Adapter Starter Kit

Attractive, affordable, and very fast, D-Link's PowerLine AV 500 Adapter Starter Kit DHP-501AV is one of the best available in its class.

Jul. 15, 2011

4 stars Editors' rating Jul. 15, 2011