Nothing can be easier than ordering Category 5e or 6 Network Patch Cables from Cables.com. We have so many variations in stock, from 6 inches to 150 feet! Whatever we don't stock, we can build and ship on the same day. We stock bulk wire in the following varieties:
Unshielded / Shielded / Solid and Stranded.
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We are often asked what is the difference between Cat5e is and Cat6. The only difference is the bandwidth. Cat5e has a bandwidth up to 350Mhz and Cat6 is up to 600Mhz. Otherwise the connector is the same, and they can be plugged into the same ports. They both are the same quality. We are your one source for everything network patch cables! Let us know how we can help you today.
So, when do you need a network cable? You need one to connect to a wired Ethernet Network to connect to your local network at work, or if you use the internet at home. These are some examples of items that use a standard cable with RJ45 connectors on each end.
- Game Console
- Network Device, such as a Switch.
Another question we are asked is the significance of ethernet cables in different colors. Take a quick read of our blog to find the answer!
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