Product Overview: The HomePlug plugs directly into a standard 3 pin UK power socket. The supplied Ethernet cable connects between the HomePlug and the required network device. Data is transferred between HomePlug devices at a maximum rate of 85Mbps. The included software enables you to change the encryption password of the device and displays connection speeds between devices on the network. Works straight out of the box - no drivers required. HomePlug V1.0 specification compliant for interoperability with other HomePlug V1.0 compliant devices.
* High Quality HomePlug Compliant Product * Casing Blends With Socket Outlet * 3 Year Warranty Giving Complete Piece of Maind * Full Instructions and Support Given
Requirements: Operating system independant. Supports any TCP/IP protocol enabled device such as PC, Laptop, Games Console (XBox etc), IP Security Camera, Network Printer, etc.
Protocol/Standards: HomePlug 1.0 specification, IEEE 802.3 * 10/100 Ethernet (100Mbps) Compliant * 10/100 Mbps AutoMDI/MDIx Support * 85 Mbps Homeplug 1.0 compatible * CSMA/CA MAC control
Modulation Support : OFDM, DQPSK, DBPSK, ROBO Carrier Modulation Support
Frequency Band : 4.3 Mhz to 20.9 Mhz band
Quality of Service : Forward Error Correction (FEC) support * Channel Adaptation ensures that signal integrity is maintained even under harsh noise environments * CSMA/CA with prioritization and ARQ for reliable delivery of Ethernet packets via Packet Encapsulation * Four Level prioritized random access method * Segment bursting and contention-free access ensures high throughput while maintaining low latency response and jitter performance
Security Support: 56 bit DES Encryption with key management for secure powerline communications (Utilise Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP to enable encryption)
HARDWARE: Intellon INT52MX Simple PowerPacket Module * Kendin KS8721B AutoMDI/MDIX 10/100 Ethernet PHY
PLATFORM SUPPORT : OS Independent with TCP/IP protocol installed
POWER SUPPLY : Integrated 230V AC Supply via Power Socket for Europe/UK model
LED Indicators : 1 x Power LED * 1 x Powerline Link Status LED * 1 x Ethernet Link/Activity Status LED
Contents: 1x Ethernet HomePlug (UK 3 Pin) * 1.8m Ethernet Cable * 1 x CD * 1 x Manual
I use these myself, they are secure and better than Wireless connections in terms of performance and security. You won't find cheaper elsewhere for 85Mbps ones. Hurry if you want some, last time they were all gone in a flash.
Update: You need a minimum of 2 if you want to use these