Power Over Ethernet Adapter


  • Product Status (Revision A): End of Life

The DWL-P100 Power Over Ethernet (POE) Adapters are accessory items designed to supply operational power to devices with an Ethernet port and power requirements that do not exceed 5 Volts/1 Amp.

D-Link introduces another revolutionary product - the D-Link DWL-P100 Power Over Ethernet (POE) Adapter. It delivers data and electrical power to access points using standard Category 5 Ethernet cable. This eliminates the need for electrical cable and power converters at each access point location.

The DWL-P100 Power Over Ethernet (POE) Adapter is easy to install. It 's Plug n Play and requires no tools or software. Best of all, the DWL-P100 is light weight and compact size means you can locate it virtually anywhere and never know it 's there. The DWL-P100 transfers data on Category 5 Ethernet cable pairs 1/2 and 3/6. Power is transmitted on unused Ethernet pairs 4/5 and 7/8. It has an operational range of up to 328 ft./100m, which is a requirement of the Fast Ethernet standard.

Terminal Unit With the DWL-P100 you can mount devices such as an access point virtually anywhere in a building without worrying about the location of a power supply.
Power Over Ethernet Includes
  • 1 base unit
  • 1 terminal unit

Category 5 Pin Power Usage
  • Data: pins 1, 2, 3, 6
  • Power: pins 4, 5, 7, 8

Output Voltage
  • Input: 48VDC, 400mA
  • Output: 5VDC, 2.5A

Ethernet Cable
  • Data rate: 10/100Mbps
  • TIA/EIA 568 Cat. 5
  • Connector: RJ-45

  • Base unit: 53 x 42 x 25 mm
  • Terminal unit: 80 x 53 x 25 mm

Operating Temperature
  • 0 ° to 40 °C

Storage Temperature
  • -20° to 70 °C

Operating Humidity
  • Up to 90% non condensing

EMI Certification
  • FCC Part 15 Class B
  • CE Class B

Power Adapter Safety Certifications
  • UL
  • TUV
This product was phased out on: 05/03/2007
This product's last date of support is on: 04/03/2009
Version Date Type File Size
Datasheet (English) - PDF 0.19mb Download
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Manual (English) Manual (English) 2.2.2005 PDF 0.17mb Download
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Quick installation guide (English) 11.8.2008 PDF 0.65mb Download
Version Description Date
DEU_CE_B1_RevA Certificate of Declaration B1 3.4.2006 Download
DEU_CE_RevA Certificate of Declaration 18.7.2003 Download