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Different brand powerline adapter compatibility?

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December 8, 2012 10:10:41 AM

i am planning to buy 2 of these powerline adapters : http://www.ebay.com/itm/310496125713?_trksid=p5197.c0.m...

my question is : if i want to add another adapter, do i need to buy only the same model or can i use other powerline adapters from other manufacteurers/brands?
December 8, 2012 11:24:23 AM

They generally work together. Look at the specification they generally say they are IEEE 1901 or 1905 compatible.

It is not recommended to run more than 2 devices it degrades the performance a lot. It is possible with careful setup to run 4 as 2 different links but it reduces the total bandwidth on both pair.
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