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D-Link DHP-501AV PowerLine AV 500 Adapter Starter Kit (DHP-501AV)

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Data Rate Powerline: 500Mbps (PHY rate), Ethernet: 10/100/1000 Mbps (autonegotiation), Powerline Frequency Band 2MHz to 70MHz, Security 128-bit AES Data Encryption, Powerline Interface Power plug
  • MacMall Part #: 8721717 
  • Manufacturer Part #: DHP-501AV 
  • UPC: 0065030794718 
  • Platform: Universal 

DHP-501AV PowerLine AV 500 Adapter Starter Kit
Blazing speeds and connection from any room in the house, makes this PowerLine AV 500 Adapter ideal for high-bandwidth network-ready devices such as the Boxee Box, Blu-Ray players, Media Players, or Playstation 3. The built in Quality of Service (QoS) helps prioritizes your traffic flow to make sure your HD Movies are streamed with high priority.

The PowerLine AV 500 Adapter Starter Kit comes with 2 PowerLine AV 500 Adapters (DHP-500AV). It uses electrical wiring thats already in your house to provide fast reliable Wired speed of up to 500Mbps, to any room in your house. Simply connect one adapter to an existing outlet, connect it to your router, and plug another adapter to any other room in your house to get instant High Speed Internet. No more tripping over tangled, messy wires running through your house.


  • Uses Your Homes Existing Electrical Wiring
  • Up to 500Mbps1 Throughput
  • Plugs Into Existing Power Outlets
  • Power Saving Mode
  • Backward Compatible with Homeplug AV
  • Push and Secure
  • Supports 128-bit AES Encryption For Network Security
    Plug & Play Installation
  • QoS Support Helps Prioritize Internet Traffic
  • 24/7 Basic Installation Support
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty

Technical Specs

Packaged Quantity 2 (specifications are for single item)
Device Type Bridge
Enclosure Type Desktop
Connectivity Technology Wired
Data Link Protocol Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, HomePlug AV (HPAV), IEEE 1901
Data Transfer Rate 500 Mbps
Encryption Algorithm 128-bit AES
Features 128-bit encryption, auto-negotiation, auto-uplink (auto MDI/MDI-X), Quality of Service (QoS)
Compliant Standards IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, HomePlug AV, IEEE 1901 , UL, FCC Part 15 B, EuP Ready
Status Indicators Port status, power
Line Properties
Line Coding Format OFDM
Expansion / Connectivity
Interfaces WAN : 1 x IEEE 1901 ¦ LAN : 1 x 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45
Power Device Internal power supply
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Software / System Requirements
OS Required Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows Vista
Dimensions & Weight
Width 2.8 in
Depth 2.1 in
Height 3.9 in
Weight 5.29 oz
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature 32 °F
Max Operating Temperature 104 °F
Humidity Range Operating 10 - 90% (non-condensing)
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