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CAT5 Patch Cords



CAT5 cable is the primary cable used for networks, as specified in the EIA/TIA 568 standard. This cable type has been widely used because it is inexpensive and simple to install.

CAT 5e UTP Cable

UTP

CAT 5e UTP cable is the primary cable used for networks, as specified in the EIA/TIA 568 standard. This cable type has been widely used because it is inexpensive and simple to install.

CAT 5e STP Cable


Like CAT 5e UTP but with a shield around every pair. It is used in outdoor cabling.
CAT 5e FTP Cable

Like CAT 5e UTP but with a shield around conductors by a foil. It is used in outdoor cabling.

 

Characteristic
EIA/TIA(ISO)

 Cat 5

 Cat 5e
(Class D)

 Cat 6 (6A)
(Class E)

 Fiber Optics

 Supports networks

 100Base-T

 1000Base-T

 1000Base-T
(10Gbase-T)

 10GBase-T
and other networks at up to 10 gigabits per second

 Test Frequency

 100 MHz

 100MHz

 250 MHz
(500 MHz)

 Terahertz

 Length

 100 meters

 100 meters

 100 meters

 250m to 2km (MM)
>20 km (SM)

 RJ-45 Compatible

 yes

 yes

 yes

 NA

 Field Tester Requirement:

 Level 2

 Level 2e

 Level 3 (3e)

 Optical Loss Test Set