PowerLine AV 500 HD Passthrough Starter Kit


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PowerLine AV 500 HD
Passthrough Starter Kit


D-Link’s DHP-P509AV PowerLine AV 500 HD Passthrough Starter kit makes it easy to create a high-speed network using your home's existing electrical wiring. Extend your home network to places where you currently have no Internet access, such as a garage or basement. The kit includes two DHP-508AV PowerLine 500 HD Passthrough Adapters – Simply plug one adapter into your existing router to turn any power outlet in your home into an Internet connection and then plug the other adapter into the room you want to extend your connection to.


Noise Filtering Passthrough Socket


These PowerLine adapters also feature an extra passthrough power socket to ensure that your electrical outlet remains available for use by another electrical device while the PowerLine adapter is plugged into the socket. The Passthrough socket features noise filtering which helps prevent signal noise from an electrical device plugged into the socket from affecting your PowerLine connection.

Why you want it

Plug-and-Play feature means extending your home wifi is simple and easy PowerLine AV 500 technology makes it ideal for downloading HD media HD Enabled, allowing smooth HD video streaming, Internet VoIP calls and lag-free online gaming experiences


PowerLine AV 500 Technology


The D-Link PowerLine AV 500 HD Passthrough Starter Kit (DHP-P509AV) delivers the ultimate in wired connectivity for the hard-to-reach areas of your home. Utilising your home’s existing electrical wiring as a reliable high-speed network, the DHP-P509AV makes it easy to connect computers, gaming consoles and media players to your network without additional cables. The DHP-P509AV is the ideal solution for getting connected in spaces like offices, bedrooms and those hard to reach areas of your home where your wi-fi signal does not reach.


How does it work?


PowerLine gives you the flexibility to create the network you need in the space you have, by using your electric wiring to connect computers and other devices. It’s a simple solution to what can be a sticky networking situation.

Plug into power sockets

Connect your wired device

Enjoy your high speed HomePlug network


Hassle-free plug and
play installation


Plugs directly into a power socket with no additional cables required.
This adapter implements 128-bit AES data encryption at the push of a button to protect your network from any intruders.


Power saving mode


Automatically places the adapter in sleep mode if no data transmission or reception occurs over a certain period of time, reducing power usage by more than 70%.

1Power outlets and electrical wiring must all be part of the same electrical system. Certain electrical conditions in your home, such as wiring condition and configuration, may affect the performance of this product. Additional D-Link PowerLine AV series products are required to add new devices to the network. A minimum of two D-Link PowerLine AV series products are required to create a network. Connecting this product to a power strip with a surge protector may adversely affect the performance of this product. For best results, plug the adapter directly into a wall outlet.
PowerLine technology
AV 500
Wired interface
1 x Fast Ethernet LAN
Passthrough power socket
This product was phased out on: 18/07/2017
This product's last date of support is on: 18/07/2019
Version Date Type File Size
Datasheet - PDF 0.19mb Download
Version Description Date Type
1.10 Firmware 28/10/2016 - Download
Version Description Date
CE doc Revision A1 CE document 21/01/2016 Download