Glossary Definition for HomePlug

Glossary Term: HomePlug 

Definition

HomePlug (Powerline) is an industry-standard method for transmitting data via the power lines. It can transmit audio, video, control signals, etc. HomePlug is a trademark of the HomePlug Powerline Alliance; Powerline is the generic term for the method.

See our Powerline product page.

PLC is an acronym for Powerline Communications.
Synonyms
  • Powerline
  • Powerline Communications
Keywords

homeplug, powerline
Related Parts
  • MAX2986 - Integrated Powerline Digital Transceiver
  • MAX2980 - Powerline Communication Analog Front-End Transceiver

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