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Different Linksys Powerline adapters that can be used for setting up a Powerline network

Establishing a Powerline network is an ideal alternative for setting up a network in your home.  This is especially relevant if you do not want the hassle of using extra wires or cables to extend your connectivity to various areas in your home.

A Powerline network is also a great solution to extend your network range when there are many obstructions that prevent you from increasing its wireless coverage.

Linksys has a wide range of Powerline adapters for setting up a Powerline network.

Powerline network adapters
 

ImageModelDescription
Powerline AV Ethernet Adapter (PLE200)Has one (1) Ethernet port to connect your computer or other Ethernet network device to your home network using an electrical outlet

Powerline Network Adapter (PLTE200)

Has one (1) Ethernet port to connect your computer or other Ethernet network device to your home network using an electrical outlet
Powerline 4-Port Network Adapter (PLTS200)Has four (4) Ethernet ports to connect multiple devices to your home network using an electrical outlet
Powerline AV Bridge (PLE300)Has one (1) Ethernet port to connect your computer or other Ethernet network device to your home network using an electrical outlet
Powerline AV Bridge with 4-Port Ethernet Switch (PLS300)Has four (4) Ethernet ports to connect up to four (4) computers or other Ethernet network devices to your home network using an electrical outlet
Powerline 1-port Fast Ethernet device (PLE400)Has one (1) Ethernet port to connect your computer or other Ethernet network device to your home network using an electrical outlet
Powerline 4-port Fast Ethernet device (PLS400)Has four (4) Ethernet ports to connect up to four (4) computers or other Ethernet network devices to your home network using an electrical outlet
Powerline 1-Port Fast Ethernet Network Adapter & Access Point (PLW400)Has one (1) Ethernet port to connect an Ethernet network device and a built-in access point that lets you connect your wireless devices to the network
Powerline 1-Port Gigabit Ethernet adapter (PLE500)Has one (1) Ethernet port to connect your computer or other Ethernet network device to your home network using an electrical outlet


 Powerline network kits

 
ImageModelDescription
Powerline AV Ethernet Adapter Kit (PLK200)Includes one (1) 4-port adapter and one (1) single-port adapter

Powerline AV Bridge Kit (PLK300)

Includes two (2) devices: the PLE300 and the PLS300
Powerline Turbo Bridge + Switch Kit (PLTK300)Includes one (1) PLTE200 and one (1) PLTS200
Powerline 1-port Fast Ethernet (PLEK400)Includes two (2) single-port adapters (PLE400)
Powerline 4-port Fast Ethernet (PLSK400)
Includes one (1) single-port adapter (PLE400) and one (1) four-port adapter (PLS400)
Powerline AV Wireless Network Extender Kit (PLWK400)Includes one (1) single-port adapter (PLE400) and one (1) wireless single-port adapter (PLW400)
Powerline AV2 1-Port Kit (PLEK500)Includes two (2) PLE500 single-port Gigabit Ethernet Powerline Adapters
 

Once you have chosen your preferred Powerline adapter(s), you may now start setting up a Powerline network.  Click on the links below for more details:

Installing Powerline Fast Ethernet Adapters – for wired Powerline adapters
Installing the PLW400 – for wireless Powerline adapters

To learn more about the Powerline networking technology and how to use it at home, refer to the articles below:

What you need to know about Powerline networking
Creating a network and sharing Internet access using Powerline adapters

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