When you are interested in buying a new Ethernet, you may realize that there are many different kinds to choose from. They come in different categories, such as 5, 6, and 7. You may not know what these numbers mean, how they differ from each other, and which is the best. You may automatically think that the highest number is the best, but this may not necessarily be the case. In this video, you will learn which category you should buy and use.
The category has to do with the rating of the cable. They are capable of transferring data at higher speeds. Enhanced cables can also transfer more data. A category 6 cable transfers 10 gbps and is a great choice to go with, in general, especially if you’re just using it for your laptop or computer. A higher category might be overkill and you might not even notice the difference. However, speak with an expert to ensure you buy the right cable for your specific needs.