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How PLC IoT Stacks Up

Smart Wired Infrastructure:
Difficult and Expensive to Install

Turning a traditional house into an all-in-one smart home is a rather intensive process. Due to the wide range of infrastructure and device systems involved, including water, electricity, lighting, and sound,
a number of fundamental challenges end up holding consumers back.

Complex networking and cabling

Complex networking
and cabling

High engineering costs

High engineering costs

Troublesome maintenance

Troublesome maintenance

How PLC IoT Stacks Up

KNX vs. PLC IoT

KNX vs. PLC IoT

Zigbee vs. PLC IoT

Zigbee vs. PLC IoT
Verdict: PLC IoT requires no extra cabling costs, and is therefore more cost effective. It also stands out in
terms of transmission distance, transmission speed, and connection reliability.*

PLC: Ideal for Smart
Wired Infrastructure

PLC facilitates the sending of data over existing power cables, greatly reducing engineering costs. It features powerful wall penetration capabilities and reliable communication performance, effectively resolving signal obstruction–related issues.
It facilitates stable and reliable control over fixed smart home devices, and represents the ideal choice for installing the smart wired infrastructure.

Reliable device communications

Reliable device communications

Thanks to optimal frequency band selection, enhanced anti-noise performance, and intensive research on channels

Stable and robust networks

Stable and robust networks

Enabled by headless mesh network technology

Quick and easy installation

Quick and easy installation

By drawing from automatic networking and imperceptible network configuration technologies

PLC-IoT PLC gateway

HiSilicon PLC IoT: Unleashing Thousands of Sectors on the Open Market

HiSilicon PLC IoT: Unleashing Thousands of Sectors on the Open Market

Headless mesh network technology ensuring stable and robust customer networks

HiSilicon PLC IoT: Unleashing Thousands of Sectors on the Open Market

Imperceptible network configuration, resolving customer engineering application issues

HiSilicon PLC IoT: Unleashing Thousands of Sectors on the Open Market

IEEE 1901.1,
three frequency bands: 1.6–6 MHz,
< 500 kHz, and < 150 kHz,
with subcarriers configurable

HiSilicon PLC IoT: Unleashing Thousands of Sectors on the Open Market

Higher system integration and smaller bill of materials (BOM)

HiSilicon PLC IoT: Unleashing Thousands of Sectors on the Open Market

Unique anti-noise technology, meeting communications requirements in complex environments

HiSilicon PLC IoT: Unleashing Thousands of Sectors on the Open Market

Operating temperature of up to 105°C

HiSilicon PLC IoT: Unleashing Thousands of Sectors on the Open Market

Automatic, fast networking: able to set up a 2-layer network with 500 nodes within 10 seconds

WiFi后装 全屋智能解决方案

WiFi
Smart Wireless Setup

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*Data source: HUAWEI Ark Lab