Amazon offers the TP-Link Kasa 802.11ac 750Mbps Wi-Fi Range Extender/Smart Plug combo (RE270K) for $29.99 shipped. Also at B&H. Normally around $50, this is within a dollar of its all-time low and the best available. If you need to expand your Wi-Fi network and control appliances or lights, this is a great way to do it in a single device. Rated 3.6/5 stars.

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TP-Link Wi-Fi Range Extender/Smart Plug features:

  • COVERAGE & CONTROL – Wi-Fi extender with a built-in smart plug that covers your home with fast Wi-Fi (AC750) and controls plug-in devices from anywhere from the same smart device
  • VOICE CONTROL – Works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Microsoft Cortana supported devices for a hands-free experience
  • ENHANCE YOUR WI-FI – Works with standard routers or gateways to optimize speed and network coverage
  • KASA SCENES & SCHEDULES – Schedule the Smart Plug to automatically switch on and off when away or set a Scene for controlling many devices with a single button
  • NOTE: Requires a secured 24 GHz Wi-Fi network connection


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