Everything you need to build a custom PowerLine network and give your favorite connected devices their own Gigabit Ethernet port, up to 500 Mbps speed, and advanced QoS bandwidth prioritization for blazing-fast connectivity and seamless digital entertainment anywhere in your home. Use your building's existing wiring to turn any power outlet into a fully functioning Ethernet port. Connect your Internet source device to the adapter, plug the switch into any power outlet, connect up to 4 of your favorite devices and that's it - D-Link's push-button connectivity and security will set up your wall-to-wall network, instantly.
Give your favorite devices their own prioritized Gigabit Ethernet port
Boasting transfer rates up to 500 Mbps and D-Link's QoS Traffic Optimization technology engine to prioritize bandwidth, the DHP-540 AV 4 Port Gigabit Switch has the performance and the smarts to handle any digital demands you can throw at it. PowerLine lets you do it all at once, from anywhere in your home without annoying glitches or lags in your digital entertainment.
Connect to anything, anywhere
Run your desktop and multiple laptops off your wireless router upstairs, and simultaneously power and prioritize bandwidth for your entire digital entertainment center in the basement. With a PowerLine network you not only have the freedom to connect your favorite devices anywhere you need them, but also the 500 Mbps speed and advanced QoS bandwidth optimization to prioritize heavier traffic, and deliver seamless digital entertainment.
Create a wall-to-wall home network instantly
PowerLine technology transmits data along the wiring of a building's existing electrical system, providing a secure and reliable broadband connection to places impossible to reach with a wireless signal. Just connect your Internet source device to the included PowerLine adapter, plug the PowerLine AV 500 4-Port Gigabit Switch into any electrical outlet, and connect up to 4 high-performance devices to the switch. Power your entertainment center and keep your home clean and cable-free.
Get wireless freedom and wired reliability
Because a PowerLine network is hard-wired, there is no external ambient interference common to even the most powerful wireless systems. Data and electricity transmit at very different frequencies, so there's never a problem of electrical interference or shorting with a PowerLine device. And with noise filtering, interference from external devices such as vacuums or blenders is also diminished.
PowerLine is Plug-and-Play
Building your PowerLine network from the ground up is a cinch. Just connect your Internet source device to the included PowerLine adapter, plug the PowerLine AV 540 4-Port Gigabit Switch into any electrical outlet, and connect up to 4 high-performance devices to the Switch. With PowerLine, there are no cables to run, holes to drill or wireless signals to configure, delivering blazing-fast connectivity - up to 500 Mbps - to any device, anywhere in the home is as easy as Plug-and-Play.
Create an ultra-secure home network.Product Highlights
PowerLine protects your network with 128-bit AES data security encryption - the same technology used in e-commerce or online banking. With hassle-free Plug-and-Play installation, and advanced security the PowerLine AV 500 4-Port Gigabit Switch Kit is not only one of the fastest networking solutions available, it's also safe.
In The Box
- Uses your building's existing wiring to create a wall-to-wall home network
- Connect up to 4 Ethernet-enabled devices
- High bandwidth gigabit ports for performance devices
- Up to 500 Mbps data transfer rates for HD video, gaming and Skype calls on multiple devices at the same time
- QoS Traffic Optimization technology to prioritize high bandwidth traffic
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