Extend Gigabit Ethernet Connection Through Your Powerline!

Extend Gigabit Ethernet Connection
Through Your Powerline!
• Transform a power outlet into
2 Gigabit Ethernet ports for
Internet routers, game consoles,
smart TVs and much more!
• Enables a powerline network of
up to 1000 Mbps
• Multi-color LED indicates
powerline network quality
• Compliant with IEEE 1901 and
HomePlug AV technology
• ZyXEL ONE Connect support
Stream your 4K video contents reliably, or play lag-free online games in comfort
of your living room with the ZyXEL’s PLA5206 v2, 1000 Mbps Powerline 2-Port
Gigabit Ethernet Adapter. The ZyXEL’s PLA5206 v2 features HomePlug AV2
technology that transforms your power outlets into a 1000 Mbps powerline
network. Simply connect the PLA5206 v2 to your Internet gateway/router, and
then connect another to a game console or networked set top box. It’s just that
easy!
Benefits
Transform power outlets into Gigabit Ethernet ports
Once you plug the ZyXEL PLA5206 v2, 1000 Mbps Powerline 2-Port Gigabit Ethernet
Adapter into any power outlet in your home, it instantly creates a speedy powerline
network of up to 1000 Mbps. Plug another unit into any power outlet in your home
and you have an instant Gigabit network!
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Higher data speed,
more concurrent applications
PLA5206 v2
1000 Mbps Powerline 2-Port
Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
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PLA5206 v2
1000 Mbps Powerline 2-Port Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
Extend Gigabit Ethernet connection through your powerline
Transform a power outlet into 2 Gigabit Ethernet ports for Internet routers, game consoles, smart TVs, and much more!
Stream your 4K video contents reliably or play lag-free online games in the comforts of your living room with the ZyXEL’s
PLA5206 v2 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter. Simply connect one powerline Ethernet adapter to your Internet gateway/router
and connect another powerline Ethernet adapter to a game console or networked set top box, it’s that easy!
Quick, easy and secured setup
Just connect the ZyXEL PLA5206 v2 to an Internet gateway/router, and then connect another to an Internet-capable
device, such as a video game console or a networked set top box, in the other room. Push the encrypt buttons on both
devices and you get a secured powerline network! It’s that easy!
Excellent for 4K video streaming and online games
The ZyXEL PLA5206 v2 enables Gigabit-class speeds for your powerline network and it is great for delivering ultra highdefinition 4K video streams to your favorite network television devices. Gain advantage over your opponents with little or
no latency for all online games with ZyXEL’s PLA5206 v2.
Step 1.
Plug into power outlet and connect to your router
PLA5206 v2
Step 2.
Connect another Powerline to Smart TV
Step 3.
Enjoy high speed, stable connectivity!
PLA5206 v2
Green design product for low energy consumption
The ZyXEL PLA5206 v2 operates in the power-saving mode when there is no network activity, which allows it to save more
than 80% of energy over similar devices.
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PLA5206 v2
1000 Mbps Powerline 2-Port Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
Specifications
System Specifications
Hardware Specifications
Environmental Specifications
Standard
•Ethernet interface: Two 10/100/1000 Mbps
Operating Environment
•Compliant with HomePlug AV2
RJ-45 connectors with auto MDI/MDIX
•Temperature: 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
•IEEE 1901 and HomePlug AV standard
support
•Humidity: 10% to 90% (Non-condensing)
Powerline Data Rate
• LED indicators:
Storage Environment
• Transmit: up to 1000 Mbps*
■ Powerline network quality:
•Temperature: -30°C to 70°C (-22°F to 158°F)
• Receive: up to 1000 Mbps*
- Green: Best; Amber: Better; Red: Good
•Humidity: 10% to 95% (Non-condensing)
Access Methods
• CSMA/CA channel-access schemes
HomePlug Modulation
• OFDM symbol modulation
• QAM 4096/1024/256/64/16
• QPSK, BPSK, ROBO carrier modulation
schemes
Range
• Max. range up to 300 meters over powerline
Security
• 128-bit AES encryption
■ Ethernet link/activity
• Button:
Certification
■ Encrypt/Reset button
• Power rating: 100 to 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz
• Power consumption:
■ Full operation: 3.5 watt max.
Physical Specifications
•Item dimensions (WxDxH):
63 x 30 x 93 mm (2.48" x 1.18" x 3.66")
•Item weight:
■120 g (0.26 lb.)(single pack)
Quality of Service (QoS)
■240 g (0.52 lb.)(twin pack)
• Supports up to 4-level type QoS
•Packing dimensions (WxDxH):
Frequency Band
■143 x 114 x 83 mm (5.63" x 4.48" x 3.26") • 2 MHz to 86 MHz
IGMP
• IGMP v1/v2/v3
System Requirements
• Operating system independent:
■ Ethernet: RJ-45
(single pack)
■215 x 114 x 83 mm (8.46" x 4.48" x 3.26") (twin pack)
•Packing weight:
■298 g (0.66 lb.)(single pack)
498 g (1.10 lb.)(twin pack)
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• Utility software OS support:
■ Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10
Application Diagram
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•Safety: CE-LVD, BSMI
•EMC: CE, FCC ICES, BSMI
Packing Contents
Single
•1 powerline Ethernet adapter
•1 Ethernet cable
•Quick start guide (including warranty form)
Twin
•2 powerline Ethernet adapters
•2 Ethernet cables
•Quick start guide (including warranty form)
* The theoretical maximum channel data transfer rate is derived from
HomePlug AV2 specifications. Actual data transfer rate will vary from
network environment including: distance, network traffic, noise on
electrical wires, quality of electrical installation and other adverse
conditions.
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