Join HomePlug at Broadband World Forum

August 18, 2016

Planning to be at this year's Broadband World Forum event in London, 18-20 October?

Be sure to come to the after-party on Day 1, sponsored by HomePlug, for an evening of food, drink and partying to celebrate the opening of the show. Enjoy time to follow up with the connections you make throughout the conference, mingle with those you hadn’t yet met or simply take the opportunity to enjoy the evening with your colleagues.

The After-Show Party starts at 17:30 on 18th October @ The Fox at Excel.

Read more about this and other show highlights here!

TP-LINK Powerline Adapters Introduction Video

August 18, 2016

Here's a fun video our friends at TP-LINK put together to show you how simple it is to get set up with HomePlug powerline adapters in your home - and why they're such an easy solution to whole-home connectivity!

Missing flash plugin. Download here.

TP-LINK Unveils new Powerline adapters with AC1200 Wi-Fi

July 31, 2016

TP-LINK announced the release of their new TL-WPA8630 KIT AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender, AV1200 Powerline Edition, which utilizes both HomePlug AV2 technology and AC1200 Wi-Fi technology. This new hybrid range extender promises superb wired and wireless coverage throughout the home. Read TP-LINK's press release to learn more.

New Video: Unleash Wi-Fi in your walls with powerline.

June 29, 2016

Check out our latest short video on how HomePlug hybrid powerline + Wi-Fi technology helps you get Internet everywhere in your home!

Missing flash plugin. Download here.

How HomePlug can help solve challenges with Wi-Fi

May 10, 2016

Click below to read this article from Yahoo! Tech about how HomePlug powerline technology can help get you the coverage you need when Wi-Fi alone doesn't do the trick:

Is Wi-Fi too unreliable? Powerline networking may be what you need

In-Depth Video Review of the TP-LINK AV500 Powerline WiFi Kit

April 08, 2016

View this in-depth video by Scan Computers to learn about the TP-LINK AV500 Powerline WiFi Kit for Gaming & Streaming

Missing flash plugin. Download here.

Using HomePlug to Connect Multiple Buildings on the Same Property

March 17, 2016

Read about how this HomePlug user in Australia was able to use HomePlug adaptors to get connectivity in a detached building on the home's property. This is a great solution for anyone with a mother-in-law apartment, converted garage, "man-cave," etc. who needs to get connectivity in a building separate from the main home but still on the same electrical service.

Read the full article here.

HomePlug adapters by D-Link on Sale

March 17, 2016

If you're in the market for a new set of HomePlug adapters, you may want to check out some special offers from D-Link. Select powerline adapters are on sale for St. Patrick's Day weekend. Click here to learn more.


HomePlug at CES 2016

January 20, 2016

HomePlug Alliance and its member companies showcased the latest in powerline technologies at a successful and exciting CES 2016, held January 6-9 in Las Vegas.

Technologies featured both by HomePlug and member companies included hybrid HomePlug AV2 + 11ac Wi-Fi, next-generation HomePlug AV2 MIMO, and embedded HomePlug devices. The HomePlug member companies interviewed for this video include Broadcom, Lea Networks, NETGEAR and TP-LINK.

Missing flash plugin. Download here.

Meet with HomePlug at CES 2016

December 22, 2015

HomePlug is pleased to be hosting a meeting room at the upcoming CES event this January in Las Vegas.

We are excited to be demonstrating interoperability of HomePlug AV2 MIMO technology, hybrid networking with HomePlug AV2 MIMO + Wi-Fi 11ac, home security and more. We will also be showcasing many of the latest high-performing HomePlug products available in retail stores.

If interested in meeting with us to discuss our latest advances by appointment, please send us an email here.

Rob Ranck Speaks with Canaltech at Futurecom

December 06, 2015

Rob Ranck recently spoke with Canaltech during HomePlug's Connected Home Summit at Futurecom.

See the video here:

Missing flash plugin. Download here.

Special thanks to our friends at ZyXEL for posting a link to the video!

ZyXEL teams up with ISP to Present Home Networking Solutions

November 23, 2015

ZyXEL Thailand teamed up with ISP CSLoxInfo to present home networking solutions at the Thai condo complex Ideo Mix Sukhumvit 103, on 21-22 November. 

Photos and more information can be seen on the ZyXEL Facebook page.

Register Now for the Connected Device Trends and HomePlug Webinar - Featuring Strategy Analytics

November 20, 2015

Please join us for our next webinar, which will explore the trends driving the expansion of home networks and feature a keynote presentation from David Watkins from Strategy Analytics. We will also share exciting new HomePlug developments and technology updates, and the presenters will be answering questions from audience members.

Dates/Times and Registration links (Registration is required and free):

  • Wednesday, December 2, 2015 8:00 – 9:00 AM Central European Time/3:00-4:00 PM China Standard Time
  • Wednesday, December 2, 2015 9:00-10:00 AM Pacific Standard Time

Speakers and presentations: 

David Watkins, Strategy Analytics - Service Director – Connected Home Devices

From 4K to multi-room audio – connected device trends impacting the future of home networks

David is responsible for the development of the Connected Home Devices service and provides clients with strategic insight on the key issues relating to the connected consumer business segment. He is closely involved in the tracking and forecasting of the global consumer electronics market with a particular focus on developments within the flat panel TV space including technologies such OLED, 4K and 3D.

Rob Ranck, HomePlug Alliance - President

HomePlug technology: Serving the Next Generation of Connectivity

Since 2002, Rob Ranck has supported the HomePlug Alliance as its Executive Director, becoming President in 2008. In addition to his in-depth knowledge of technology consortia and the development of industry standards, he has over 25 years of experience in the technology sector in marketing, business development, product engineering and business operations at Intel, AT&T, and NCR as well as several start-up companies.

Agenda topics:

  • The Connected Home Market, Industry forecasts, and the role of Powerline
  • Next-generation connectivity with HomePlug AV2
  • Service Provider availability
  • Hybrid networking for whole-home coverage without dead spots
  • HomePlug enabling the Internet of Things
  • Value of HomePlug Certification and Logo program​

We look forward to discussing the latest connected home news with you.

devolo Wins Award for their dLAN 500 Powerline + Wi-Fi adapters

November 20, 2015

n-tv Germany awarded the devolo dLAN 500 Powerline + Wi-Fi product a "Hidden Champion" award! Read more at their Facebook page or go directly to the n-tv website for the full article and video.

HomePlug Technology Summit at Futurecom Met with Success

November 05, 2015

HomePlug held our second technology seminar in Latin America at Futurecom on Monday, 26 October 2015 in Sao Paolo, Brazil. A full room of ~80 guests enjoyed presentations from leaders in the powerline networking industry, as well as demos featuring HomePlug AV2 MIMO technology and nVoy hybrid networking. See the photos below for a glimpse of the event's activities:

The HomePlug Latin America Summit at Futurecom was held at the Transamerica Expo Center in Sao Paolo, Brazil.
Rob Demo.jpg
HomePlug Alliance President Rob Ranck demonstrated HomePlug AV2 MIMO technology with multiple streams of 4K Ultra HD video.
HomePlug Alliance President Rob Ranck presented an "Introduction to HomePlug."
Purva Rajkotia, Director of Product Management at Qualcomm Atheros spoke on "Electrifying Home Networks with HomePlug."
Nelson Ito, ISP Business Manager at TP-LINK spoke on "HomePlug: The Best Home Networking Solution for IPTV."
Pascal de Cointet, VP Sales and Programs at LEA Networks presented on "HomePlug: Beyond IPTV."


*Not pictured is speaker John Gloekler, Director of Powerline Communications, Broadband & Communications Group at Broadcom Corporation, who presented on "Extending Wi-Fi Coverage with HomePlug in Brazil."