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TRENDnet TPL-406E2K 500MBPS Powerline AV Ethernet Adapter Kit

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   Part #: TPL-406E2K
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The 500Mbps Compact Powerline AV Adapter Kit, model TPL-406E2K, uses any electrical outlet to create a secure high speed network. Connect the first adapter to your network and plug the second adapter into any outlet on your electrical system for instant high speed network access. The compact form factor saves space around crowded electrical outlets. This adapter automatically connects to other TRENDnet Powerline AV adapters with no installation required-TRENDnet recommends pressing the 'Sync' button to automatically change default encryption keys.

Quick Specs:
Package Contents
  • 500Mbps Compact Powerline AV Adapter Kit
  • Quick Installation Guide
  • CD-ROM (Utility & User's Guide)
  • 2 x Network Cables (1.5 m / 5 ft)
Maximum Distance Supported 984.25 ft
Limited Warranty 3 Year
Weight (Approximate) 1.80 oz
Height 1.7"
Width 2"
Depth 2.8"
Green Compliant Yes
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority WEEE RoHS
Wireless LAN No
Powerline Transmission Standard HomePlug AV
Ethernet Technology Fast Ethernet
Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports 1
Network (RJ-45) Yes
Powerline Data Transfer Rate 500 Mbps

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General Information  
     Brand Name: TRENDnet
     Manufacturer: TRENDnet
     Manufacturer Part Number: TPL-406E2K
     Manufacturer Website Address:
     Packaged Quantity: 2
     Product Model: TPL-406E2K
     Product Name: 500Mbps Compact Powerline AV Adapter Kit
     Product Type: Powerline Network Adapter
     Network (RJ-45): Yes
     Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports: 1
Media & Performance  
     Maximum Distance Supported: 984.3 ft
     Powerline Data Transfer Rate: 500 Mbps
     Certifications & Standards:
  • IEEE 1901
  • IEEE 802.3
  • IEEE 802.3x
  • IEEE 802.3u
  • CE
  • FCC

     Green Compliance Certificate/Authority: WEEE
     Green Compliant: Yes
     Package Contents:
  • 500Mbps Compact Powerline AV Adapter Kit
  • Quick Installation Guide
  • CD-ROM (Utility & User's Guide)
  • 2 x Network Cables (1.5 m / 5 ft)

Network & Communication  
     Ethernet Technology: Fast Ethernet
     Powerline Transmission Standard: HomePlug AV
Physical Characteristics  
     Depth: 2.8" (70 mm)
     Height: 1.7" (43 mm)
     Weight (Approximate): 51 g
     Width: 2" (50 mm)
Power Description  
     Input Voltage: 110 V AC
220 V AC
Technical Information  
     Maximum Operating Frequency: 68 MHz
     Minimum Operating Frequency: 2 MHz
     Modulation: OFDM
     Limited Warranty: 3 Year
Wireless Specifications  
     Wireless LAN: No

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Experience: 3 Days
 Verified Owner
Plug and play
Works with my WD powerline networking
Fast enough to run Netflix
Only one ethernet outlet per plug
I bought this to connect our bluray player for Netflix access without running cable from the other room. I wanted to buy another Western Digital powerline networking kit as it works well in my house but unfortunately WD does not make them anymore. Picked up this kit on sale, plugged it into receptacle, bluray player and voila, Netflix is working.

I haven't done any speedtests because Netflix works and thata all I care about.

Experience: 14 Days
 Verified Owner
Good and stable speeds, very compact and does not runs as hot as the first generation of powerline adapters. 3 year warranty is a bonus.
500Mbps on the box is kind of misleading, but that goes for all the powerline adapters out there.
Great gadget to have, especially if you just need something close to hardwire 100Mbps, without the need of drilling and feeding wire through the walls.

Experience: 3 Days
 Verified Owner
Plug and Play
Affordable at $30
Works as advertised
None so far
Took me 2 minutes for setup. Rock solid for last 3 days without any hiccup. If your router cannot give you strong signal because of thick walls, this lil twin will fix it up right away.

Experience: 5 Days
 Verified Owner
Plug and Play
Long range
Need to be plug straight in the AC...
I bought a new router Asus RT-AC98U and I wanted to extend my wifi range with my old router. So the power line is used to shared my Internet connexion between my new and old devices.
SpeedTest :
Without powerline :
Ping : 9ms
Download : 31.82 mbps
Upload : 10.3 mbps
With powerline :
Ping : 9ms
Download : 29.94 mbps
Upload : 9.4 mbps
Buy it when it's on special. Paid 38.99$ ... Lower price : 29.99$

Experience: 7 days
 Verified Owner
Setup was as simple as plugging it in and connecting the cables. Speed is just fine for streaming etc No noticeable changes to ping or download speeds from the Internet. Definite slowdown of d/l speeds from a direct gigabit connection but still waay faster than wireless-n
None so far.
Got it on sale. It was well worth the price and may even be worth the non-sale price. Saved me from having to run a 75ft cat6 cable through the house to reach the corner where my TV/BluRay/MediaPlayer/XBox sit and wifi is touchy. No problems with the switch that sits between the wall and the devices. It is effectively seamless.

Experience: 30 Days
 Verified Owner
Works out of the box without any computer setup.
None so far.
Bought these to replace dual band WiFi adapters. These work better without issues related to Wifi signals and speeds. I bought more than one set and had no set up to keep adding more programming required. Just keep plugging them in and they find each other, regardless of number used. I'm up to 6 units.

Experience: 6 Months
Good value sale price, handy
none so far
Very good solution to extend your network.

Experience: 2 Months
 Verified Owner
"Plug & play", stable, consistent
None that I've noticed
I've been using a previous generation set for a couple years, and I bought this set to expand my network. Plugged them in and they connected to my existing network within seconds. No muss, no fuss, stable and consistent. I definitely recommend these; even better if you can get them on sale like I did.

Experience: 4 Months
 Verified Owner
Easy Setup, fast connection, remove head pain !
Must be plugged directly on the wall
I've used this to plug my GF's laptop to the network since she got wireless issue. Everything is perfect since she went from wireless to wired.

Experience: 12 Days
 Verified Owner
easy to use good price
need more than two per box(not really but would help)
awesome product

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