Back in 2012 we covered these sockets from Power Ethernet. now here’s a new all-singing, all-dancing version from the same company, that manages to pack in even much more tech for your smart home, whilst adding a second socket to the mix.
The Powerline pro T1501 is a UK mains wall socket with built-in WiFi, Ethernet as well as USB charger that is quickly fitted as no new wiring is required, instead using the existing mains cables. You’ll need at least two Powerline or HomePlug AV compatible devices to produce a network as well as the power outlets should the same circuit or phase (range is quoted as up to 300m).
The makers promise ‘fast, protected as well as robust Powerline as well as WiFi networking’ with transfer of rates up to 500Mbps, quick sufficient to stream High meaning (HD) video. Built-in AES 128 bit safety and security encrypts the data sent over the mains power cabling too.
The Wi-Fi connection should provide sufficient protection in the local room for your smartphones, laptops as well as tablets as well as it can be switched on or off through the front button or automatically controlled by the WiFi scheduler.
All the devices are quickly configured using a wizard as well as managed through a easy web interface or mobile app. The sockets software works with Window, Mac as well as Linux, tablets as well as smartphones.
The built in managed switch supports TOS bits as well as quality of service (QoS) with support for TV over IP (IPTV), Voice Over IP (VoIP) as well as Ethernet CCTV cameras. The units are likewise compatible with HomePlug alliance AV standard.
Finally a easy as well as protected way to provide power, WiFi as well as Ethernet gain access to in every room. The Power Ethernet T1501 is the very first hybrid Powerline Socket developed to offer a protected as well as robust networking service without the need to run new cables. It combines as well as compliments a number of connectivity services into one gadget all managed through a easy web interface including Ethernet, WiFi as well as USB charging. By creating a hybrid networking service (Ethernet as well as WiFi) that runs over the mains cables, the T1501 becomes the easiest way to setup as well as provide quick as well as reputable data network precisely where it is needed.
The Powerline pro T1501 UK mains socket with Wi-Fi, Ethernet as well as USB charger is offered now for around £200.
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