D-Link is no stranger to networking products. Now the company wants to add more networking options into your home using a little something that you already have lying around.
The company just introduced the PowerLine AV+ Mini Adapter Starter Kit. Also known as the DHP-309AV, this little product is the latest in the company’s family of PowerLine solutions. In other words, it uses your home’s existing wiring to extend the reach of your home network.
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The DHP-309AV is designed to put networking options into those areas that have no or limited WiFi coverage. The back deck, the basement, or some other remote spot in the house; D-Link promises that this product can get some safe, stable networking out that way.
D-Link says that the DHP-309AV setup can deliver email and websites with a 128-bit AES encryption at up to 200Mbps. Also, the way the adapter is designed, you don’t even need to give up an outlet.
“Customers want an easy-to-install, no-setup-required solution to solve dead zone issues within their home that is both affordable and provides the needed performance for the demanding applications of today,” said Ken Loyd, D-Link’s director of product marketing. “It’s important to have connectivity throughout your home, so whether you’re in a basement, in the kitchen, or your teenager is doing homework in their bedroom, customers want an easy to install, no setup require solution to solve coverage issues within their home. The D-Link PowerLine AV+ Mini Adapter Starter Kit addresses this requirement and universally works with existing home networks.”
D-Link is shipping the PowerLine AV+ Mini Adapter Starter Kit (DHP-309AV) now, with an MSRP of $59.99.