Wireless network is becoming more and more popular and widely used in our daily life out of its convenience. Meanwhile, cable network can still maintain the preference of the users because of its stability and a comparatively low cost. We can not deny that the appearance of wireless network does not eliminate the important role of the cable network and the latter is still being frequently used in the network of the offices or schools. However, not everyone truly realizes the network cable, which is one of the most indispensable ingredients in the building of cable network. In the following part, I will offer you a brief introduction about network cable.
There are several types of network cables. According to their transmission speed and the bandwidth used to test the cables, network cables can temporarily divided into nine types, including CAT-1, CAT-2, CAT-3, CAT-4, CAT-5, CAT-5e, CAT-6, CAT-6e and CAT-7, whose transmission speeds increase and the bandwidth they require become better along with the increase of their model numbers.The most frequently-used network cable is CAT-5e. The network cable of CAT-6, CAT-6e, CAT-7 are models come out later than CAT-5e and their abilities to avoid crosstalk and to reduce the loss of data are better than CAT-5e. Of course, their prices are higher. Besides, network cables can be divided into shielded twisted pair (STP) and unshielded twisted pair (UTP).
Some people like to make the network cable by themselves. When it comes to the DIY of a network cable, the plug is one of the things which you should pay attention to. A good plug should be standard in size and good in quality and it should be matched to the computer slot. What’s more, when you put the plug on to your network cable, you should pay attention that the smaller cables inside the network cable should be connected in pair according to a certain order. If you make a mistake on the order, you will fail to build up your network cable.
When you are selecting your network cables, you should also consider about their colors and lengths. Our website has so many different kinds of network cables and you choose from them according to your need. If you happen to need other kinds of cables, like HDMI, USB, and audio cables, you can also come to our website primecables.ca. Our website offers free shipping on your first order over $10 and free shipping for all the orders above $49.