FRITZ!Powerline 1240 AX

Technical specifications


  • Expands the home network using your home's electrical wiring
  • Can be used at any outlet without having to install any software
  • Up to 1,200 Mbit/s powerline data throughput and stable connections over great distances in the network (according to the HomePlug AV2 powerline specification)
  • Networks FRITZ!Box, PCs, smart TVs, set-top boxes, Blu-ray players, NAS, sound systems, game consoles and other network devices over gigabit LAN
  • Quality of Service: Data prioritization for interference-free video transmission and internet telephony
  • Supports multicast sessions using IGMP
  • Encrypted securely upon delivery: 128-bit AES for establishing a connection and data transmission
  • Compatible with all commercially available Powerline products (1200, 600, 500 and 200 Mbit/s, IEEE P1901 and HomePlug AV2 standards), coexistence with older Powerline devices
  • Supports the IPv6 internet protocol
  • Status display with 3 LEDs
  • Convenient multifunctional button for secure powerline connection and wireless device connection via WPS
  • Web-based user interface for easy configuration, operation and maintenance
  • Optimum FRITZ!Box integration including secure access to the user interface and central update function (FRITZ!OS 6.35 or later)
  • Expanded functions with FRITZ!Powerline software for Windows and macOS.


  • Wi-Fi 6 (up to 600 Mbit/s gross, 2.4 GHz)
  • Extends your home network with Mesh Wi-Fi – simply combine two or more wireless access points into one intelligent system (FRITZ!OS 6.90 or later)
  • Simple configuration with Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) at the touch of a button
  • Connects PCs, tablets, smartphones, printers and other network devices wirelessly
  • Secure upon delivery with WPA2 encryption, WPA3/2 transition mode also available
  • Expands the FRITZ!Box Wi-Fi network via powerline
  • Repeater function increases the router's Wi-Fi range without a powerline bridge

Ports and interfaces

  • Wi-Fi 6 (up to 600 Mbit/s gross, 2.4 GHz) for connecting PCs, tablets, smartphones, printers and other network devices
  • 2 x gigabit LAN (10/100/1000 Base-T, RJ45 connector) for LAN connection to smart TVs, set-top boxes, NAS, computers, game consoles and more to FRITZ!Box and the internet

Package contents

  • FRITZ!Powerline 1240 AX
  • Network cable
  • Quick Guide

Device properties

  • Dimensions (W x H x D) approx. 71 x 147.5 x 32.5 mm (without plug)
  • Weight: 210 g
  • Supply voltage: 230 V~, 50 Hz

Article number

  • 20003023