PowerLine AV1000 Gigabit Starter Kit




D-Link’s DHP-601AV PowerLine AV1000 Gigabit Starter kit makes it easy to create a high-speed HomePlug network at speeds of up to 1000Mbps1. The kit includes two DHP-600AV PowerLine AV1000 Gigabit Adapters – simply plug them in to available power outlets and press the Simple Connect button to create a connection. With a new compact design, the adapter will take up only one socket freeing up the other for use.
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Plug-and-Play feature means creating a PowerLine network is simple and easy Speeds up to 1000 Mbps1 using HomePlug AV2 technology make it ideal for activities like HD media Gigabit Ethernet port for high-speed connection to wired device

Advanced HomePlug AV2 Technology

The D-Link PowerLine AV1000 Gigabit Starter Kit (DHP-601AV) delivers the ultimate in wired connectivity for the hard-to-reach areas of your home. Utilizing your home’s existing electrical wiring as a reliable high-speed network, the DHP-601AV makes it easy to connect computers, gaming consoles, and media players to your network without additional cables. The DHP-601AV is the ideal solution for getting connected in spaces like offices, bedrooms and other areas of your home that are remotely located from your router.

How it works

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 sockets

Connect your wired device

Enjoy your high speed HomePlug network

Easy setup

Stream more media, play more online games and transfer all of the large files you want. AV2 Technology will guarantee you a higher data transfer rate.

Extend your wired network

Extend your Powerline network by adding up to 16 adapters in total. Backward compatible with PowerLine AV, AV+.3

Power saving mode comes in handy

Power Saving mode reduces power consumption up to 85% when compared with existing PowerLine Adapters.2

1Speeds up to 1000Mbps will let stream multiple HD videos simultaneously
2 Actual data will vary because of the network conditions and environmental factors
3 D-Link PowerLine AV200/AV+ Network Adapters (DHP-209AV, DHP-309AV), PowerLine AV+ Wireless N Extender (DHP-W310AV, DHP-W311AV), PowerLine AV2000 Gigabit Starter Kit (DHP-(701AV), and Wireless N PowerLine Router (DHP-1320) may coexist but are not compatible or interoperable with D-Link PowerLine HD Ethernet Adapters (DHP-302, DHP-303) or D-Link PowerLine HD Network Starter Kit (DHP-303).


  • IEEE 802.3
  • IEEE 802.3u
  • HomePlug AV

Ethernet Interface

  • 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet

Maximum PHY Rate

  • 1000Mbps


  • 128-bit AES Data Encryption

Input Power

  • 100V ~ 240V, 50/60 Hz


  • Power
  • PowerLine
  • LAN

Power Saving

  • Power Saving Mode Supported

Power Consumption

  •  3.7W at Power On Mode

Operating Temperature

  • 33° to 104°F (0 ℃ to +40℃)

Operating Humidity

  • 10% to 90% non-condensing

EMC Certifications

  • FCC

Safety Certifications

  • UL


  • 87.5 x 62.2 x 30mm


  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
  • Expand your Wired Network – Easily add Ethernet devices to your network without messy wiring
  • Performance – Experience wired speeds of up to 1000Mbps 
  • Scalable – Easily expand your network with additional PowerLine adapters
  • Compact Design – Small form factor doesn't block other outlet plugs
  • Plug and Play Installation – Quickly setup your PowerLine adapters with the push of a button

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Regular Price: $49.99
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Awards & Reviews


“In my tests, this D-Link’s performance was on par... it had no difficulty streaming high-def video.” (PC World) Read more...