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XAVB1004 Powerline AV with Switch

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NETGEARs Powerline AV Adapter Kit with Ethernet Switch is a convenient solution for extending your home network by using standard electrical outlets. This kit delivers the devices you need to set up an Internet connection in any room without running new wires. Easily connect TiVo, Slingbox, Xbox 360, Playstation 3, AppleTV, VUDU box, or BD Live enabled Blu-ray player. It delivers fast 200 Mbps speed, fast enough to stream HD video, and can be used with both wired and wireless routers and gateways. Red, yellow, green status LEDs indicate maximum data rate and 128-bit AES data encryption ensures privacy and security.


Product Information
Mfr Part#XAVB1004
Features Turn Any Electrical Outlet into a High-Speed Home Network Connection; Easily connect TiVo, Slingbox, game consoles, or TVs;
Network Topology
Network Topology Bus Topology (Powerline)
Maximum Nodes Supported Up to 64
Maximum Nodes Per Network Up to 64 per Network
Overlapping Powerline Networks Up to 8 (per electrical system)
Status Indicators
Status Indicators Power, Link, Link/Activity
Buttons WPS
Compliant Standards
Compliant Standards HomePlug AV compatible
Compliant Standards (Wired) IEEE 802.3 10Base-T, IEEE 802.3u 100Base-TX,HomePlug AV1
Device Management
Remote Management Protocol TR-069
Encryption 128-bit AES Encryption
Network Speeds
Communication Mode Half-Duplex, Full-Duplex
Half-Duplex Data TransferRate 10 Mbps, 100Mbps
Duplex Data Transfer Rate 20 Mbps, 200 Mbps
HomePlug Network Data Transfer Rate Up to 200Mbps
Frequency and Modulation
Modulation Type OFDM Symbol Modulation
Modulation Schemes 1024-QAM, 256-QAM, 64-QAM, 16-QAM, 8-QAM, QPSK, BPSK, ROBO
Wireless Specifications
Maximum Indoor Range 5000 Square Feet
Network Ports and Connectors
Network Ports and Connectors (1) Powerline Port; (4) RJ-45 10/100 Auto-Sensing Ports
Network Device Interface 10/100Mbps Auto-MDIX RJ-45 Port
Power Supply
Power Supply Internal Power (Switch), Powered by the AC outlet
Environmental Specifications
Power Consumption 4.89 Watts (Maximum)
Operating Temperature Range 0 - 40 C
Storage Temperature Range -10 - 70 C
Humidity Maximum 90% (non-condensing)
Supported Operating Systems
Supported Windows Operating Systems Microsoft Windows XP, Vista
Packaging and Dimensions
Software Included Drivers & Utilities
Included Software Drivers & Utilities
Dimensions (WxDxH) 5.4" x 4.01" x 1.10"
Manufacturer Warranty
Parts 1 Year Limited
Labor 1 Year Limited
What's in the Box
What's in the Box NetGear Powerline Adapter, Powerline Ethernet Switch, 2 x 5ft. Ethernet Cables, Power Cable, Drivers and Utilities Disc, Manual

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  • Parts: 1 Year Limited
  • Labor: 1 Year Limited

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