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Old May 14th 20, 03:05 PM posted to uk.telecom.broadband
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Default Powerline brands to avoid?

"Graham J" wrote in message
Chris wrote:

My daughter is being moved to WFH with a work supplied PC in two days.
Her room is a fair distance from the router meaning that wifi may not be
reliable enough - although she streams films all the time. So am
considering powerline rather than run ethernet cables through the house
and down a floor.

Given the short notice I don't have time to consider what is best, only
what to avoid. So are there any brands to definitely avoid?

Argos are local and have TP-Link pass-through ones in stock. Reasonable?

No, they're all as bad as each other. I've never known any stay working
for longer than about 2 years.

what makes them fail after 2 years