Powerline 500, 2 Ports

500Mbps, 2 Ports, Extra Outlet

Extend Your Wired Home Network

Just plug in a Powerline adapter then plug into your Internet. It’s that easy. Extend a fast, secure, and reliable network connection in any room. With an extra outlet you can extend your home network connection and keep on using your electrical outlet.

Model: XAVB5602
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NETGEAR Powerline 500, 2 Ports extends your Internet access to any power outlet. It allows you to connect 2 devices to the Internet. With speeds up to 500 Mbps, it’s perfect for HD streaming and gaming. The extra noise-filtered outlet provides power for additional devices.

Two Ethernet Ports

Simultaneously connect up to two (2) devices to your home network or Internet.

Ideal for HD Streaming

Speeds up to 500 Mbps enable multiple HD video streams simultaneously.

Extra Power Outlet

Extra electrical outlet on the adapter lets you create a Powerline network while keeping your power outlet for other devices. Advanced filtering inside the outlet improves overall Powerline network performances.


Sets up in minutes, no need to configure or install software.

Push-and-Secure Button

Secures the network connection with the touch of a button, no need to remember passwords.

Pick-a-Plug LED

Automatically tests the connection at any electrical outlet to ensure the highest possible performance.

Energy-saving Features

Automatically powers down when not connected or not in use, disables LEDs, less than 0.5 Watt in stand-by mode.

Extend Your Network

Extend your Powerline network by adding up to 16 adapters in total. Works with any Homeplug AV adapter.

Product Number
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Powerline Technology
  • Homeplug AV compliant
Speed and Range
Powerline Performance
  • 500 Mbps†
WiFi Performance
  • Not applicable
Number of Ethernet Ports
  • Two (2) Fast Ethernet ports on XAV5602v2
  • One (1) Fast Ethernet port on XAV5401
Key Features
  • Extend your Internet to any power outlet
  • Connect 2 devices to the network
  • Extra outlet
  • Compact, elegant design
  • Convenient power outlet, filtered for better performance
  • Pick-a-Plug LED identifies best outlet for optimal performance
  • Push-and-Secure button for easy secure connection
  • Energy-saving features with stand-by consumption < 0.5 watt
  • Best-in-class performance and reliability
  • Push and Secure button
Product Diagram
Physical Specifications
  • Dimensions: 4.5 x 2.2 x 1.28 in (114 x 55 x 32.5 mm) each
  • Weight: 0.38 lb (174 g) each
Package Contents
  • One (1) Powerline 500 2 Ports, Extra Outlet Adapter (XAV5602v2)
  • One (1) Powerline 500 1 Port, Extra Outlet Adapter (XAV5401)
  • Two (2) 2 m (6.5 ft) Ethernet cables
  • Quick install documentation
  • IEEE 802.3 compliant
  • IEEE 1901 compliant
  • Homeplug AV compliant
System Requirements
  • To connect via Ethernet: RJ-45 Ethernet Port
  • To visualize your Powerline network and secure connection via Software: Microsoft® Windows 7, Vista®, XP® or Mac OS® X

† Actual data throughput and data over distance will vary. Network conditions and environmental factors, including volume of network traffic, building material and construction, and network overhead, result in lower actual data through put rate.

NETGEAR Warranty

  • This product is backed by a NETGEAR limited 1-year Hardware Warranty.
  • 24/7 basic technical support provided for 90 days from purchase date, when purchased from a NETGEAR authorized reseller.


Expand Your Existing Powerline Network

Add new Powerline adapters easily, up to 16 nodes in total. Backward compatible with 200 Mbps and 500 Mbps Homeplug AV including NETGEAR Powerline AV products.


Smoothly stream up to 1080p video.



HD Boxes and Media Players

Don't run network cables or worry about WiFi to watch your favorites movies and TV shows.

HD/3D Video, Blu-ray Players and DVRs

Connect to the latest, greatest video technology.



Game Consoles

To win, you need fast no-lag gaming connections.

PCs and Laptops

Use any electrical outlet to connect to your home network and the Internet.


Network Control So Easy...It's Like Magic

Monitor and Stay Secure with NETGEAR genie App. NETGEAR genie let’s you see your NETGEAR Powerline devices on a network map, get connection status, data link rates and easily setup security encryption between Powerline adapters.

  • NETGEAR genie app allows you to control your wifi network on your smartphone or tablet.

Here's what you can do with your genie app...

  • Access WiFi settings
  • See a visual layout of the devices on your Powerline network
  • View and optimize performance of your network
  • Keep your network secure with encryption key settings
  • Monitor the speed of your devices