A patch cable (patch cord or jumper cable) is an eight-wire cable that consists of four twisted pairs wires ,terminated with RJ45 connectors at both end. For purpose of linking a computer to a nearby network hub, switch or router.
The common types of patch cables in today’s marketplace are Cat5e / Cat6 / Cat7 cable,and Cat5e patch cable is most commonly used for home networking. They are very helpful to those building home computer networks and also to travelers who need a network patch cable in his hotel rooms.
Category 5 enhanced cabling(also Cat5e Cable) , was manufactured to support 1000 Mbps “gigabit” speeds, There are two major types of cat5e patch cable.One is Unshielded,the other is Shielded.
1）Unshielded Type: Cat5e UTP (Unshielded T…
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