powerline adapter

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powerline adapter

A device that extends an Ethernet network or a USB connection to another room in the home or office using AC wall outlets and the building's electrical system. Powerline adapters are used in pairs; one at each end. See HomePlug and powerline network.


Powerline Connections
Existing wall outlets and the electrical system are used to extend Ethernet networks or connections to USB devices to other rooms.
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