Data Transmission Over Electrical Wiring
The D-Link DHP-W306AV Powerline AV Wireless N Extender, compliant with the HomePlug AV standard, uses your homes existing electrical wiring to create a network or extend your existing network. It turns every power outlet into a possible network connection to access digital media devices, game consoles, print servers, computers, and network storage devices throughout your home. Additionally, Wireless N provides high speed transfers without the need for unsightly network cables.
Faster Wireless Speeds, Wider Operational Range
The Wireless N technology incorporated into the DHP-W306AV offers increased speed and range over standard 802.11g/b. Initial wireless setup can be accomplished quickly, thanks to a convenient WPS button atop the device. WEP, WPA, and WPA2 encryption keep your network traffic safe and secure.
Ideal for Bandwidth-Intensive Applications
The DHP-W306AV is capable of delivering data transfer rates of up to 200 Mbps.2 This rapid transmission speed makes it ideal for bandwidth-intensiveapplications, guaranteeing smooth HD video streaming, VoIP calls, and lag-free online gaming experiences. In addition, it prioritizes Internet traffic, ensuring that multimedia applications do not experience glitches while web surfing and downloads are in progress. This device provides ample network bandwidth,enabling digital home consumers to tap into existing electrical wiring for high-quality multimedia streaming.
Convenient Setup and Secure Operation
The DHP-W306AV plugs directly into a power outlet, and does not require any additional cables. Extend your home network by connecting multiple devices in the farthest corners of your home via Ethernet cable or Wireless N. For convenient setup, wired or wireless encryption keys can be quickly configured with the push of a button atop the device. The adapter implements 128-bit AES data encryption to protect the network from unauthorized wire tapping. With hassle-free plug and play installation, the DHP-W306AV is an ideal solution to create a wall-to-wall home network.