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What is a Category 5e network cable?


"Category 5e" refers to Category 5e Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP—Unshielded Twisted Pair) and Category 5e Shielded Twisted Pair.Unshielded twisted pair cables are composed of multiple pairs of twisted pairs and a plastic sheath. Category five refers to five different quality levels defined by the International Electrical Industry Association for twisted pair cables.