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Overview: The Monster PowerNet 300 Multi-Ethernet Port
Expansion Module works
with other PowerNet devices to bring a high speed Ethernet connection to an
additional room in your home for multiple networking components. The PowerNet
Multi-Ethernet Port Expansion Module consists of one
PowerNet 300, a 2' detachable AC power cord, and a 6' Ethernet cable. The Monster PowerNet 300
Multi-Ethernet Port Expansion Module
is an easy, fast solution for adding high speed networking and internet access
in an additional room of your home (must have existing PowerNet network system).
Note: The PowerNet 300 Multi-Ethernet Port Expansion Module needs to pair with at
least one other Monster PowerNet device, such as the PowerNet 200 Starter
Kit (119PN200SP, sold separately).
Easy Installation: The PowerNet 300 is incredibly easy to
set up; simply plug in the PowerNet 300 into an AC outlet
(requires a 3-prong AC outlet) and it will automatically connect to your
existing Monster PowerNet system. Once you have confirmed connection, you can then plug in
up to 4 network
devices into the PowerNet 300.
Note: You should not plug the PowerNet 300 into a power-strip that
has surge protection. Doing so may prohibit PowerNet communications. For
best performance, plug the PowerNet 300 directly into a wall outlet. You may
plug a surge protectors into the PowerNet 300 without affecting performance.
4 Ethernet Ports with Secure Link: The PowerNet 300 unit
RJ-45 Ethernet ports utilizing 128-bit AES encryption for safe, secure data
Note: All Monster PowerNet products have the same security key.
They will automatically link to all other PowerNet products sharing the same
300 Mbps Performance: The PowerNet 300 is capable of
speeds up to 300 Mbps for connection to the internet or streaming high
definition audio and video for up to four networking components.
Note: Data transfer rates may vary according to electrical line
conditions and will not exceed the capabilities of connected devices.
Two Surge Protected Outlets: The Monster PowerNet 300 unit features
two AC outlets with Dual Mode Plus surge protection and enhanced PLC filters.
- Advanced Dual Mode Plus: Dual Mode Plus surge protection
automatically disconnects and sounds an audible alarm to protect your
connected equipment against even the most powerful surges.
- Monster PLC Clean Power: The Monster PowerNet 300 maintains high speeds to even the most remote rooms of your home with PLC
Clean Power filtering to reduce noise and interference on your electrical
lines caused by appliances and other electronics. This not only improves
network speed, it lets the PowerNet 300 work where other power
line communication products will not.
Note: The Monster PowerNet 300 carries a 5 Year/$50,000 connected
equipment warranty. Monster Cable will replace, or at its option, pay to
repair or pay the fair market value of equipment that is damaged by an AC
power surge while properly connected to the Monster PowerNet 300 device
within 5 years of purchase, up to $50,000.
Status Lights: The PowerNet 300 unit is equipped with Ethernet,
Network, PLC, and Power status lights for easy network and power protection