Powerline Adaptors are a great way of ensuring that a WiFi Network can reach every part of your house or office space without the need for cables running all over the place. Powerline Adaptors optimise the use of electricity within a property to ensure that WiFi signals are transmitted efficiently.
Powerline adaptors are relatively hassle-free. They are installed by simply plugging the first adaptor near (and connecting) to your router or modem and then plugging the second adaptor in the area that is suffering from a lack of WiFi Network (then connecting any devices to this adaptor). It is possible to add as many adaptors to your house or office space as required, ensuring fast network speeds. For more options to extend your WiFi network you can also view our best WiFi range extenders.
So if you need to increase your WiFi Network with a Powerline Adaptor but are not sure where to start let’s point you in the right direction with our review of some of the best Powerline Adaptors:
300Mbps AV500 WiFi Powerline Extender
TP-Link’s TL-WPA4220 extends your Internet connection to every room of the house through your home’s existing electrical circuitry. Featuring a one-touch super range extension via the ‘Wi-Fi Clone Button’, which means it can automatically copy the SSID and Password of your router. In this way, TL-WPA4220 simplifies your Wi-Fi configuration and allows for seamless roaming within your home network.
- One Touch Super Range Extension – Wi-Fi Clone Button simplifies your Wi-Fi configuration and helps build a seamless unified home network
- HomePlug AV standard providing up to 500Mbps high-speed data transmission over a home’s existing electrical wiring, ideal for lag-free HD or 3D video streaming and online gaming
- Extend 300Mbps wireless connections to previously hard-to-reach areas of your home and office
2-Port Gigabit Passthrough Powerline Starter Kit
With advanced HomePlug AV2 MIMO, the TL-PA9020p delivers high speeds of up to 2000Mbps over powerline to provide superior network performance that supports all of your online needs. With a lag-free connection, you will never miss out again. The TL-PA9020P creates fast, high-performance wired connections that support all of your favourite devices, like 4K HDTV. Now you can plug in to enjoy an exclusive fast lane out of a crowded network without slowing down.
- HomePlug AV2 Standard Compliant – high-speed data transfer rates of up to 2000Mbps, supports all your online needs
- 2X2 MIMO with Beamforming establishes multiple simultaneous connections for you to enjoy higher powerline speeds and greater stability
- 2-Gigabit Ports create secure wired networks for desktops, smart TVs or games consoles
- Integrated Power Socket ensures no power outlet goes to waste
- Plug and Play – no configuration required
- Power-Saving Mode automatically reduces power consumption by up to 85%
Gigabit Powerline ac Wi-Fi Kit
Expands your home’s Wi-Fi coverage into areas where the wireless signal from the main router is weak or non-existent.
The range extender kit can build a unified network using your home’s existing powerlines and allow you to enjoy Wi-Fi coverage in any area with a power outlet. The TL-WPA8630 utilizes 802.11ac Wi-Fi to deliver dual band connections with combined speeds of up to 1200Mbps, including 867Mbps on the 5GHz band and 300Mbps on the 2.4GHz band. The combination of impressive speed and convenient powerline networking allows you to provide fast, reliable connections throughout your entire home. This is perfect for 4K streaming and online gaming, on multiple devices at the same time.
- AC1200 Dual band Wi-Fi – delivers combined speeds of up to 1200Mbps, providing fast and seamless network for multiple devices
- AV1200 Powerline Speed – fully meet the demand for bandwidth-intensive activities with ultra-fast powerline transfer speed of up to 1200Mbps
- Wi-Fi Clone – automatically copies the network name (SSID) and password of your router with the touch of the Wi-Fi clone button
- Wi-Fi Auto-Sync – makes it easy to add additional extenders to your powerline network by uniformly syncing settings such as SSID, password, Wi-Fi schedule and LED schedule for all network devices
- Plug, Pair, and Play – set up your powerline network and start enjoying fast, seamless wired/wireless connections in a matter of minutes
1000Mbps GE AC Powerline Kit
PH6 is a powerline adapter designed for 3D/HD video streaming and home entertainment sharing. With the latest Homeplug AV2 technology, the PH6 uses existing electrical circuit that can offer a transmission rate of up to 1000Mbps. The plug and play feature frees you from having to set it up. Designed with an integrated power socket, the PH6 will not decrease the number of power sockets in your family.
- Ultra-fast internet connection over your existing electrical circuit
- Gigabit Ethernet port for fast data transfer
- Plug and play – no need setup
- Integrated power socket – no power socket goes to waste
- Power saving mode for 85% less energy consumption
AV1000 Gigabit Powerline Adaptor Starter Kit
The AV1000 Gigabit Powerline Starter Kit brings internet to any area with a power outlet using your home’s electrical wiring.
- HomePlug AV2 Standard – high-speed data transfer rates of up to 1000 Mbps, supporting all your online needs.
- Gigabit port – provides secure wired networks for desktops, smart TVs or games consoles.
- Plug and play – allows setup of your powerline network in minutes, so you can enjoy fast, seamless wired and wireless connections right away.
- Patented Power – Saving Mode – automatically reduces power consumption by up to 85%.
1000 Mbps Powerline with 1 Port
Extend your wired Internet access to any room in your house using your existing electrical wiring. Just plug the Powerline 1000 into any electrical outlet then plug in your device into the adaptor. It’s that easy. With 1000Mbps speed and HomePlug AV support, the Powerline 1000 adaptor is perfect for connecting smart TVs, streaming players, and game consoles.
- Powerful speed
- Perfect for connecting smart TVs, streaming players and game consoles
- Ideal for HD streaming and lag-free gaming
- Pick-a-plug LED for high performance
- Sets up in minutes, no need to install software
- Secures the network connection with the touch of a button
- Energy saving – powers down when not connected
1000 Mbps Powerline with Extra Outlet
Gigabit Speeds for Powerful Streaming. Use your existing electrical wiring to extend your Internet access to any room in your house. Just plug the Powerline 1000 + Extra Outlet into any electrical outlet then plug in your new network connection.
It’s that easy. With 1000Mbps speed, the Powerline 1000 adapter is perfect for connecting smart TVs, streaming players, and game consoles. Plus, the extra outlet provides power for additional devices.
- Connect multiple adapters to expand your wired network reliably
- Setup in minutes, no need to configure or install software
- Encrypts powerline network connections with the touch of a button
- Gigabit speeds through your electrical outlets for improved coverage
- Provides an extra outlet and improves the overall Powerline network performance
If you require any further information on these or any other products that we stock here at Comms Express, please do not hesitate to contact our team who will be only too happy to help.
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