5 Metre RJ45 Cat5E Network Cable - £1 @ Poundworld
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5 Metre RJ45 Cat5E Network Cable - £1 @ Poundworld

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Found 28th Mar 2013
Noticed this the other day and grabbed one.

"5 Meter RJ45 to RJ45 high speed ethernet cable."

These are typically a few quid on Amazon or Ebay, so it looked a good deal to me!

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They have had this a while. Can't remember if this is Cat5E or plain Cat5. I think it is Cat5E. Poundland's cables, on the other hand, are marked only Cat5.

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spraint

They have had this a while. Can't remember if this is Cat5E or plain … They have had this a while. Can't remember if this is Cat5E or plain Cat5. I think it is Cat5E. Poundland's cables, on the other hand, are marked only Cat5.



Just checked, the cable is marked as Cat5E. I'll update the OP, cheers for noticing.

handy for the bag, sometimes hotels dont have them

Not gold plated? Boooo... Lol
Hot from me

Was there yesterday in the Finchley branch but did not see it?

Original Poster

I think it depends on the size if the branch. It was in both the Hamilton and East Kilbride stores (Scotland). They are beside the laptop stands and usb charging cables.

Banned

not cat6

ewwaxo

not cat6



Correct, that's why it says CAT5e..

Banned

I joke, bought loadsa of these. good cable. HOT.

spraint

They have had this a while. Can't remember if this is Cat5E or plain … They have had this a while. Can't remember if this is Cat5E or plain Cat5. I think it is Cat5E. Poundland's cables, on the other hand, are marked only Cat5.


I would be surprised if anywhere sold Cat5 to be honest, even poundland

richardsim7

I would be surprised if anywhere sold Cat5 to be honest, even poundland



Then go to Poundland and be surprised. The cables there are marked thus.

Whether it's cat5 or 5e really won't make a difference at this length of cable

Great for use with Powerline adapters, heat

ewwaxo

not cat6


cat 6 is a horrible cable, it brakes, you can not bend it as much as cat 5e and it is more thicker then cat 5e, and speeds are the same max 1gb/s

onspeedo

cat 6 is a horrible cable, it brakes, you can not bend it as much as cat … cat 6 is a horrible cable, it brakes, you can not bend it as much as cat 5e and it is more thicker then cat 5e, and speeds are the same max 1gb/s



Wrong, Cat6 is capable of doing 10Gb/s, just not at 100m
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