The convenience of connecting any device through a power outlet enables exciting new products covering entertainment, information access, telephony services, and smart energy/smart home devices. HomePlug technology leverages existing power outlets to guarantee increased performance and widespread coverage.
HomePlug networks are easy to install, and eliminate the need to pull dedicated network cable used by Ethernet-based networks. HomePlug networks extend wireless coverage by plugging access points into the powerline network at optimum points. HomePlug AV and AV2 address the need to distribute entertainment content, such as HDTV, throughout a home.