CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.
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.
The Actiontec gets the job done for those who want to quickly extend their home network without much concern about performance.
The Trendnet TPL-406E is a fast way to extend your home network, while saving both time and money.
With stellar performance and support for the new HomePlug AV2 standard, the PLEK500 is an easy recommendation.
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.
While not perfect, the Actiontec PWR511K01 for now offers the best value among power-line adapter kits on the market.
Trendnet's new Powerline AV 500 adapter comes in a supercompact size, yet still provides a pass-through outlet.
If you want to get the best data throughput speeds out of your home electrical wiring and don't mind the oversize design, the Netgear Powerline AV+ 500 Adapter XAV5501 would make an excellent buy.
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.