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ZyXEL Powerline AV 500 Mbps Starter Kit 2 Units PLA4215KIT

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  • Compliant with IEEE 1901
  • Compatible with HomePlug AV standard
  • Ethernet port
  • Up to 500Mbps

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ZyXEL PLA4215 500Mbps Powerline Pass-Thru Gigabit Ethernet Adapter


500Mbps Powerline Adapter with Extra Plug for Convenient Multiple HD Video Streaming

With plug-and-play design, the PLA4215 provides data transfer rates of up to 500Mbps over power lines with Gigabit Ethernet support. The extra power outlet gives users the flexibility and convenience to deploy the home network while providing electricity to other electrical devices. The embedded noise filter reduces most interference from other home electric devices and provides a stable network environment for high-definition video, music and other multimedia streaming enjoyments.



  • Plug-and-play for quick data transfer rates of up to 500Mbps
  • AC pass-through design with an extra power outlet
  • Compliant with IEEE 1901 and compatible with HomePlug AV
  • Gigabit Ethernet port provides faster wired connection
  • Embedded noise filter for reduced power interference
  • QoS enhances media streaming quality
  • Power-saving mode reduces energy waste
  • Encrypt button for easy security setup
  • 128-bit AES encryption for secure network
  • Multi-colored LED identifies powerline network quality

Blazingly High Speed
Powered by the latest IEEE 1901 technology and a Gigabit Ethernet port, ZyXEL’s PLA4215 can provide a stable high-performance network for you to enjoy multiple HD streams, multiplayer gaming and Web surfing simultaneously.


Built-In Noise Filter
The noise filter can effectively reduce noises generated by surrounding electronic equipment such as dryers, vacuum cleaners, lamps or mobile phone chargers plugged into the power outlets to enhance the network environment for multimedia streaming.


Enhanced Media Streaming Quality
The advanced Quality of Service (QoS) features improve the quality of multimedia streaming applications such as Triple Play services, HD video streaming, high-speed Internet access and VoIP.


Power-Saving Mode
When there is no Ethernet link, the PLA4215 will enter a power-saving mode, reducing energy consumption by over 80% when compared to adapters without this function.

What's in the Box


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Compliant with IEEE 1901
Compatible with HomePlug AV standard
128-bit AES Encryption
Ethernet port
Power on/off
Powerline link/quality: -Green: Best, Amber: Better, Red: Good
Ethernet link/activity
Powerline Speeds
Up to 500Mbps
Connection Type
Connection Speeds
Kit Type
Frequency Band
2 MHz ~ 67.5 MHz
Power Supply
100~240VAC, 50~60Hz
System Requirement
Deployment requirements:
Devices with 10/100 or 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet port
Operates system independent

Utility software OS support: Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7


0°C ~ 40°C
20% to 95% (Non-condensing)


Access Methods: CSMA/CA channel-access schemes

Range: Up to 300 meters over power line

Power Saving Mode: If link is inactive for a period (default setting: 60 seconds)

Quality of Service (QoS):
Support up to 4-level type QoS
Support up to 8-level VLAN priority field

IGMP snooping for multicast to multiple unicast mapping

Encrypt button
Reset button

Plug-and-play connection for any Ethernet device (Computers, game consoles, printers)

QoS enhances media streaming quality

Easy security setup

This kit comes with two PLA4215's, which allow you to turn any outlet in your home into a high speed networking port, perfect for sharing Internet connections or creating a home network.
Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
  • Warranty
  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 2 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 2 years
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  • Return Policies
    • Return for refund within: 45 days
    • Return for replacement within: 1 year
  • This item is covered by's 45/1 Return Policy.
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