MODEL- HDX101-100NAS VENDOR- NETGEAR FEATURES- Powerline HD Ethernet Adapter Turn any electrical outlet into an HD-streaming Ethernet connection! NETGEAR's Powerline HD Ethernet Adapter and Kit (HDX101 and HDXB101) for high quality video and gaming is an ideal solution for connecting a PC DVR X-Box 360 PS3 or other game console to the home network. Simply plug one HDX101 into an AC outlet near your router and the other HDX101 near the device you wish to network. Built-in Quality of Service (QoS) ensures high quality consistent performance for things like real-time HD video and audio streaming for a digital media adapter (DMA) like the NETGEAR Digital Entertainer (EVA700) or for Internet gaming and VoIP calls. With data rates up to 200 Mbps large file transfers to networked storage devices like NETGEAR's Storage Central (SC101) can be up to 12 times faster than previous Powerline networking products all with encrypted security. Includes Powerline HD Ethernet Adapter 6 ft (1.82 m) Ethernet cable Installation guide Setup CD Warranty card Support and information card.* Built-in Quality of Service (QoS) for video streaming gaming and VoIP.* Simple plug and play installation* Uses existing electrical wiring* Up to 200 Mbps data rates for faster file transfers* Predictable and dependable network speeds* Configurable QoS for advanced-users* Powerline-friendly -- easily coexists with NETGEAR's Wall-Plugged or HomePlug compatible products. -- SPECIFICATIONs -- CONNECTORs - (1) 10BaseT/100BaseTX/RJ45 Ethernet port (1) 200 Mbps Powerline HD interfaceINDICATORS - LEDs for Unit : Power " " Powerline: Line " " Ethernet : Link/ActivityCOVERAGE - up to 5000 square foot home (typical)REQUIREMENTS - For device connection: Available RJ-45 Ethernet port
Amazon.com Product Description
The NETGEAR HDX101 Powerline HD Ethernet Adapter offers:
- A way to turn any electrical outlet into a network connection.
- 200 Mbps bandwidth for high-quality video streaming.
- Built-in Quality of Service (QoS) for optimal gaming performance, and uninterrupted VoIP calls.
The NETGEAR HDX101 Powerline HD Ethernet Adapter turns any electrical power outlet into a network connection. If you're looking for a fast, easy way to provide Ethernet connectivity to just about any device in your home, then this handy adapter is an excellent solution. The HDX101 gives you the bandwidth you need for high-quality video streaming, gaming, and VoIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol), without the headaches of running expensive Ethernet cables all over your home.
Creating a network connection is as easy as plugging the adapter into the wall. View larger.
With simple plug-and-play installation, this device turns any electrical outlet into a network connection. This compact, handy device delivers up to 200 Mbps to any outlet, and with no software required, you'll be ready to network your home right out of the box.
This is an ideal solution for connecting PCs, game consoles, digital media adapters such as NETGEAR's EVA8000, or a Skype cordless phone such as NETGEAR's SPH200D to your home network. Here's how it works: plug one HDX101 into your router and a nearby electrical socket, then plug a second HDX101 into any electrical socket that is conveniently located near the device you want to network. Each HDX101 has a built-in Quality of Service (QoS) that enables smooth streaming, awesome gaming performance, and uninterrupted VoIP telephone calls. The bottom line is, you get a powerful, seamless home network that runs on your existing wiring.
Please note that this product comes with only one HDX101 adapter. You'll need to buy at least two adapters to start your network, or you can purchase the NETGEAR HDXB101 Powerline HD Ethernet Adapter Kit which comes equipped with two HDX101 adapters.
The Powerline HD Ethernet Adapter makes it a breeze to transfer large files to a network storage device, such as the NETGEAR Storage Central Turbo SC101 or the ReadyNAS NV+ RND4250. It supports up to 16 HDX101 units on one home network; and it easily coexists with a host of NETGEAR's HomePlug compatible products.
System requirements include a device for connection, e.g. an available RJ-45 Ethernet port, and Microsoft Windows Vista, XP or 2000 to modify encryption and settings. Microsoft Vista drivers are available at www.netgear.com/vista.
Note: Although the HDX101 may coexist with HomePlug 1.0 products, it is not compatible or interoperable with NETGEAR's XE104, XEPS103, XE103, XE102, or WGXB102 Powerline products.
In addition, this device can deliver up to 200 Mbps of throughput. The actual data throughput will vary depending on network conditions and environmental factors, such as network traffic volume, building material and construction, and network overhead.
What's in the Box
One NETGEAR HDX101 Powerline HD Ethernet Adapter, Ethernet cable, installation guide, setup CD, warranty card, and support and information card.