CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.
The Actiontec gets the job done for those who want to quickly extend their home network without much concern about performance.
The Trendnet Powerline 500 AV2 Adapter is an excellent and fast way to extend your home network to places where Wi-Fi signal can't reach.
It's our lucky day! CNET editor Dong Ngo spoils us all with this super easy to use, fast, and affordable Powerline 500 AV2 kit from Trendnet. Yeah, sometimes he's nice like that.
Trendnet announced today two new powerline adapter kits, the TPL-420E2K and the TPL-421E2K that supports the Powerline 1200 AV2 standard to offer Gigabit-class data rates. Both kits are set to be on the market by September of this year.
With stellar performance and support for the new HomePlug AV2 standard, the PLEK500 is an easy recommendation.
The Actiontec Wireless Network Extender Plus Powerline Network Adapter 500 Kit sure has a long name. But CNET editor Dong Ngo breaks it down thoroughly and, as a bonus, gives "amazing" a much shorter name.
That's a pretty cheap option for bringing a wired Ethernet connection to the far corners of your house, no drilling required.
The Trendnet TPL-406E is a fast way to extend your home network, while saving both time and money.
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.
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.