HomePlug PowerLine Adapter HyFi Router Extender Kit
Homeplug Powerline Adapter HyFI Router Extender Kit is an effective way to clear your wifi blind spot in any area, in contrast to normal wireless wifi range extender, Homeplug Powerline Adapter HyFI router extender transmit the signal through the existing concealed power line in your house, your power line will act as a “Lan Cable”. Because it is actually wired connection, the speed is much faster and more stable than wireless wifi range extender, the only disadvantages is the price is higher compare to wireless range extender because HomePlug PowerLine Adapter need at least two devices to function.
What is HyFI ?
HyFI is the short form of Hybrid Wifi, it is refer to a product that utilised “wired” and “wireless” technology at the same time. The “wired” part is mainly use to transmit the signal while the “wireless” part is used to extend the wifi coverage area.
What is the difference between this HyFI product compare to normal Homeplug Powerline adapter in the market ?
This HyFI product consist of HyFI Router and HyFI Extender. In contrast to many other products in the market, the HyFI Router can broadcast Wifi signal by itself, so you actually do not need another separate router that connect to Modem in order to broadcast wifi signal near the modem area.
Another point is the HyFI extender can also broadcast wifi signal to an extended area, some other product in the market can only connect Lan cable to device and will not broadcast wifi signal at the extended area, so please be careful when you purchase homeplug powerline adapter product.
1 Year warranty
|TL-H18E (HyFI extender)|
|协议标准 (Standard)||速率 (Speed)||安全 (Security)||接口 (Port)|
||10/100MLAN x 1，支持自动翻转（Auto MDI/MDIX）|
|按钮 (Button)||LED||尺寸 (Size)||工作电压范围 (Operating Voltage)|
|Config/Reset||SYS||93.5mm x 56mm x 28.5mm（L x W x H）||AC 100V~240V|
|包装配件 (PAckage)||使用环境 (Working Environment)|
1. How to do pairing for TL-H18R HyFI router and TL-H18E Hyfi Entender ?
Put TL-H18R and TL-H18E together at the same socket, on the power, and press config button on TL-H18R, after the indicator LED light up mean the pairing is successful, and now you can plug the TL-H18E anyway in your house.
2. After power blackout, do we need to do pairing again ?
No need, the pairing will continue to work after power recover again.
3. What is the default admin IP address for the HyFI router ?
The IP address for TL-H18R is 192.168.1.1, for TL-H18E is 192.168.1.254. After pairing, you could control using the TL-H18R IP address.
4. Can we use the HyFI product individually ?
TL-H18R can be used individually as a wifi router, but TL-H18E must be use together with TL-H18E.
5. Can the HyFI product used together with other homeplug powerline adapter ?
The HyFi product use HomePlug AV standard, it could be used with other TP link homeplug but the pairing is more complicated.
6. What is the maximum powerline distance between TL-H18R and TL-H18E ?
The maximum distance is 300m under the same power meter.
7. How many HyFI extender (TL-H18E) could be supported by one HyFI router (TL-H18R) ?
1 TL-H18R can support maximum of 7 TL-H18E.
8. After pairing, if we change the wifi SSID parameter, do we need to do pairing again ?
No need, the information will be updated automatically.
9. After pairing, can the TL-H18E do pairing with another HyFI router (TL-H18R) ?
Yes, it is possible if you change the HyFI router.
10. Will the electrical appliances affect the signal transmission ?
Normal electrical appliances do not have much affect on the HyFI transmission, but charger (eg handphone charger) , aircond on/off may affect on the signal transmission. It is recommended to plug the Hyfi adapter on the wall mount socket directly and not on an extension power cable socket, and do not use charger near the HyFI product.