The Solwise PL-500AV-POE home plug AV 500Mbps can transform your home power lines into a networking infrastructure. home plug is a fast and simple way to connect to the Internet with easy connection between your computers, games consoles, laptops, smart phones anywhere in your home where you have a mains socket.
The Solwise PoE home plug adapter has a socket for both data and 802.3af (48V) Power over Ethernet. This means that you can use the network cable for both powering your PoE enabled device and for network data. This is ideal for Access Points, low power IP Cameras or VoIP phones, anything that supports Power over Ethernet.
You need at least two home plugs to create the connection. Traditionally, one plug is connected to your Internet router, the 2nd plug is placed in the remote area, such as your lounge, study or kitchen. The Plug connected to the router, takes the Internet signal and transfers it along your mains wiring, the 2nd plug takes the signal and distributes it via the Ethernet port directly to your device.
Powered by the Qualcomm Atheros Value AR7420 chipset this Solwise 500AV adapter is compliant with IEEE1901 and home plug AV, allowing hassle free compatibility with existing home plug AV devices and other suppliers of home plug AV devices.
Enhanced Quality of Service (QOS) provides the guaranteed bandwidth required for multimedia including TV over IP (IPTV), higher data rate broadband sharing, Online- Gaming, VoIP Calls, extending Wireless coverage, Audio-Video transmission across the network as well as Network camera connectivity.
The Solwise 500AV adapters all have a configuration push button for a convenient way of creating a secure home plug network without the need to use software. Security support is by 128-bit AES Hardware encryption, ensuring the network is secure.
Remember, you will need at least two home plug devices to form a home plug connection. More home plug AV devices can be added to further share your network.
Please note this plug is compatible with other AV products but not 85Mbps devices. It will co-exist with the 85Mbps products but not interact with them. See our compatibility chart here
|Interface||1 x 10/100 BaseTX for RJ45|
PWR (power light)
home plug AV
|Security||128-AES data encryption and key management technology|
|Transfer rate (PHY)||500 Mbps|
|Operating system support||
Windows 98/ME/NT/2003/7 Windows XP Home/Pro Mac OSX Linux
|Power over Ethernet||
Provides 48V, 250mA for PD (Power device)CAT5 Ethernet Pin Usage Data : 1,2,3,6 Power: 4,5,7,8
|Power source||AC 100V-240V 60/50Hz|
|Dimensions & Weight||
96.5mm x 67mm×23mm L×W×H
|Certification||FCC CE ROHS|
|Warranty||*2 year warranty on sales from 1st December 2013|
|How to factory default your homesplugs||Download here||06.02.19|
|How to reset the Private Network name||Download here||04.03.13|
|Power Pack Utility - for setting passwords if required. It covers all Windows operating systems only. It also shows connected home plug and the link quality||Download here||05.12.11|
|Power Packet Utility 7 Upgrade - you MUST have a previous version of Power Packet Utility installed before you install this||Download here||03.07.13|
If you are having trouble getting a home plug setup to deliver the through-put that you need, or if you are trying to determine what you can expect from some products that you are thinking of buying, then the following notes may help. There are four main considerations that affect the performance of a home plug system: The distance between the pair of devices The complexity of the building’s mains wiring Electrical noise generated by other mains powered equipment Understanding the headline speed of the standard