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ZyXEL PLA4231 - Bridge

Mfg Part #: PLA4231KIT


ZyXEL PLA4231 - Bridge
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Our Price$102.93
ConditionNew and Factory Sealed
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The ZyXEL PLA4231 500 Mbps Powerline Wireless N Extender provides not only a stable networking environment to stream high-definition videos, music and other multimedia, but also extends the wireless network to every room in the house.

Easily extends network range to cover wireless devices
Compatible with 802.11 b/g/n wireless networks, the ZyXEL PLA4231 can extend the coverage to connect your wireless devices throughout the house over the existing powerline network. Just plug powerline adapters and PLA4231 into electric outlets in different rooms, then you can easily extend your powerline home network like a wireless network. You can easily stream videos, enjoy games and surf Web sites on tablets, laptops or smartphones anywhere at home, even at the hard-to-reach places.

Enjoy stable HD videos and gaming
Powered by IEEE1901 500 Mbps technology, the ZyXEL PLA4231 can improve network performance for up to 60% comparing to the 200 Mbps powerline technology. The advanced Quality of Service (QoS) features also improve the streaming quality of multimedia applications. You can have stable high-performance network and enjoy multiple HD streaming, multiplayer gaming and Web surfing simultaneously.

Green products reduce energy consumption
The ZyXEL PLA4231 features a power on/off button that allows you to easily turn off the device when it's not in use, so you can also do your part to save energy for a more eco-friendly environment.

Easy security setup
ZyXEL's PLA4231 features an easy setup wizard and a WPS button that allows you to set up the extender and connect to wireless devices easily and quickly. Data transmission is protected by the 128-bit Advanced Encryption Security (AES) mechanism to provide a secure connection to the Internet. Encryption can be configured through a simple button press on the powerline adapters and PLA4231 - no complicated setup or software is required.


Product Highlights
  • Easily extends home networks wirelessly through the existing powerline network
  • Plug-and-Play, compact design
  • Improve performance for up to 60% with the IEEE 1901 500 Mbps technology
  • Backward-compatible with the 200 Mbps HomePlug AV standard
  • Simple setup with the easy-to-use wizard and WPS button
  • QoS enhances media streaming quality
  • Power on/off switch enables easy energy saving
  • Multi-color LED identifies powerline network signal quality

In The Box
  • ZyXEL PLA4231
  • Network cable
  • Software


General Specifications

ManufacturerZyxel
Manufacturer Part #PLA4231KIT
Cost Central Item #11909643
Product DescriptionZyXEL PLA4231 - Bridge - HomePlug AV (HPAV), IEEE 1901 - 802.11b/g/n - wall-pluggable ( pack of 2 )
Packaged Quantity2 (specifications are for single item)
Device TypeBridge
Enclosure TypeWall-pluggable
Data Link ProtocolEthernet, Fast Ethernet, HomePlug AV (HPAV), IEEE 1901
Network / Transport ProtocolCSMA/CA, CSMA/CD
FeaturesVLAN support, auto-uplink (auto MDI/MDI-X), MAC address filtering, Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) support, Quality of Service (QoS), Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), reset button
Compliant StandardsIEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, HomePlug AV, Wi-Fi Protected Setup, IEEE 1901
PowerAC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Approximate Dimensions (WxDxH)3.9 in x 2.4 in x 1.5 in
Approximate Weight4.4 oz
System RequirementsMicrosoft Windows Vista / XP / 7
LocalizationUnited Kingdom

Extended Specifications

General
Packaged Quantity2 (specifications are for single item)
Device TypeBridge
Enclosure TypeWall-pluggable
Connectivity TechnologyWireless, wired
Data Link ProtocolEthernet, Fast Ethernet, HomePlug AV (HPAV), IEEE 1901
Network / Transport ProtocolCSMA/CA, CSMA/CD
Encryption Algorithm128-bit WEP, 64-bit WEP, WPA-PSK, 128-bit AES, WPA2-PSK
FeaturesVLAN support, auto-uplink (auto MDI/MDI-X), MAC address filtering, Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) support, Quality of Service (QoS), Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), reset button
Compliant StandardsIEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, HomePlug AV, Wi-Fi Protected Setup, IEEE 1901 , IC, FCC, RoHS, LVD
Status IndicatorsPower, wireless, link/activity, WPS
Expansion / Connectivity
InterfacesLAN : 2 x 10Base-T/100Base-TX - RJ-45
WAN : 1 x HomePlug AV
Power
Power DeviceInternal power supply
Voltage RequiredAC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Power Consumption Operational8 Watt
Miscellaneous
Cables Included1 x network cable
LocalizationUnited Kingdom
Software / System Requirements
Software IncludedDrivers & Utilities
OS RequiredMicrosoft Windows Vista / XP / 7
Dimensions & Weight
Approximate Width3.9 in
Approximate Depth2.4 in
Approximate Height1.5 in
Approximate Weight4.4 oz
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature32 °F
Max Operating Temperature104 °F
Humidity Range Operating10 - 90% (non-condensing)

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