Cat 5e fixed length network cables are the perfect combination of value and performance. Available in a large assortment of colors and lengths, we have a cable to fit every situation. Each cable is made of 24AWG pure copper tisted pair conduits with 50u" gold plated contacts (short body). Most budget cables skimp with 10u". Each cable features color matched, snagless, strain relief boots.
- 350 Mhz Category 5E Patch Cord (UTP)
- 4 Twisted Pairs
- 24 AWG
- Type: CM
- EIA/TIA TSB-40A ETL Verified
- 50u" (Short Gold Plated Bodies)
- Molded Strain Relief
- Stranded 568B
- RoHS Compliant
- UL listed
Note: If this item is ordered with other items, it will ship separately using USPS First Class mail.
Question: What's the difference between Cat 5, Cat 5e and Cat 6? Can I use one in place of another?
Answer: The difference is in the bandwith ratings. Cat 5e has a higher bandwidth than Cat 5. Cat 6 has a higher rating than Cat 5e. brbrThey all use RJ45 connectors and are usually interchangeable depending on the bandwidth requirements of your devices.
Question: Can I use this cable to connect my device to a router or switch?brCan I use this cable to connect two computers (or game consoles) together?
Answer: For connecting devices to a router or switch, use the standard straight cables.brFor connecting devices directly to each other, use a "Crossover" cable.
Question: Is this cable solid or stranded?
Question: Are these cables Power over Ethernet (POE) and Voice Over IP (VOIP) compliant?
Answer: Yes, our network cables are made to the highest standards and will support all current and emerging new technologies.
Question: Are these cables rated for in-wall, risers, plenum?
Answer: They are CM rated for in-wall use. They are not rated for use in risers or plenum spaces.