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Insights About USB C You Might Not Have!

The world of USBs. Inevitably and essentially important to venture into if you want to use them. Sometimes, even though we use them, we do not have much knowledge about the type we should use and why. Whenever we go for buying USB Adapters and cables, all we check is the purpose it needs to solve. This is when some detailed insights into USB might come of help.…


Added by SFCable on December 31, 2018 at 11:13pm — No Comments

DisplayPort or HDMI: Which Cable Should Gamers Choose?

You love gaming. So, you enthusiastically invest into a new monitor and a modern graphics card. And thereafter comes the BIG confusion – The choice of interface. You’re utterly confused as to which cable to use for connecting panel to the PC. Now, talking about display interfaces, there are four major ones that we know of as PC centric - DVI, HDMI, VGA, and DisplayPort. All these cables are available in different combinations for both monitors and video…


Added by SFCable on December 11, 2018 at 5:30am — No Comments

Is Single Pair Ethernet Cable the Future?

It’s been more than two decades that the cable authorities have standardized data and voice applications as 4 pair, ScTP or Sc/FTP, balanced UTP, Sc/FTP cables that support up to 40 Gigabits per second on 30 meters for CAT8. The major reason behind this requirement is the demand for high bandwidth that meet with the customer requirements.

The rising interest in Internet of Things and Smart Systems have also changed the scope of future cabling systems. For…


Added by SFCable on December 7, 2018 at 4:30am — No Comments

When and Where You Should Not Use Extension Cords?

'Convenience' - there's something about this word that we love. Lazy lads, couch potatoes, and the most active individuals also appreciate if they get what they want without having to move. And if inanimate objects offer this kind of services, even better! Extension Power Cords befall into this category.…


Added by SFCable on December 6, 2018 at 5:09am — No Comments

Shopping for Ethernet Cables Online? Here’s What You Should Consider!

A few years you used to buy ethernet cables from brick and mortar stores. And things were just fine. You would just walk in, make your pick and walk out. Until one fine day, you realized that your friends order it online. From within their comfort zone and that too, in a few clicks. You like the idea but are utterly perplexed. Still, you give in to the peer pressure and decide to order for Cat6A Cables online.

And before you know,…


Added by SFCable on December 4, 2018 at 6:20am — No Comments

Deciding on The Type of HDMI Cable You Need, How to Go About It?

What is the best part about HDMI cables? "They make the connections of HD components in my Home theatre easy. And I can enjoy movies in a stress-free way." You may say. Well, that is overwhelmingly true. However, there are a number of HDMI adapters and cables available online and each of them come with certain capabilities and specifications. The type of cable you choose depends on the…


Added by SFCable on November 26, 2018 at 3:45am — No Comments

Why Should You Invest into Superior Quality Fiber Optic Cables?

When it comes to having a robust network infrastructure, Fiber Optic cables are the best choice. And if you have zeroed upon this choice, it is important that you undertake the task properly. If the cables are mediocre and cheap, they are sure to give troubles like faulty performance, hazardous environment, and low performance.

Hence, you must invest into superior quality fiber optic…


Added by SFCable on November 22, 2018 at 4:38am — No Comments

5 Unknown Facts About Power Cords Revealed!

Power Cords – the most inevitable parts of any electrical equipment. If you search online, you will find several types of extension power cords and other cables that serve a specific purpose. The purpose behind the utility of these cords is dependent on an array of factors including the technical specifications, the location of utility etc.

You might be aware of the electric cords and their workings but you might be unaware of their making and internal…


Added by SFCable on November 15, 2018 at 3:00am — No Comments

Why Keep Away from Cheap USB Chargers?

"Hey buddy! Guess what? I got this charger at a dollar's price." You might have been a part of a moment like this one directly or indirectly. But no matter how much you may have flaunted a cheap charger deal or might have gleaned at the cheap price, you should know that you are in for an unpleasant surprise later. And, it can be any scenario. A journey that comes to halt as your smartphone is losing the charge or it is charging extremely slow and you don't know what…


Added by SFCable on November 13, 2018 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Cable Management at Workplace and How It Can Benefit You?

Some years from now, it won’t be surprising to see workplace sans cables. It would be rare to see employees and network staff bending over to make some or the other adjustments with computer adapters or cables, desks full of cable clutter and people tumbling over wires. Talking about now, that scenario is non-existent. We need cables to run every equipment at workplace including desktops, monitors and laptops.

Now, talking about a workplace with cables, you will come across two kinds…


Added by SFCable on November 13, 2018 at 1:08am — No Comments

A Brief Guide to Maintaining Your HDMI Cables with Ease!

Often, when we stare at the screen mesmerized by the movie that we are watching and chewing over the buttery popcorn; we are completely oblivion of HDMI Cables. The cords that enable the transmission of picture and sound at the same time. No wonder, these cables have become imperative when one wants to connect devices at home and workplaces.

Search online, and you will find a lot of information about the types of HDMI cables, how they all are the same and how to use them. But rarely,…


Added by SFCable on November 12, 2018 at 5:13am — No Comments

Establishing Network Connections and Other Fun Things to Do with Ethernet Cables!

No matter how much we dread the cables around us or lack the understanding about their specifications, we love fast technology. And when it comes to transmitting the data smoothly, Ethernet Cables become inevitable. Even if you have spectacled a wireless future in few years, you will definitely come across Ethernet Cables in your day to day life.…


Added by SFCable on November 6, 2018 at 12:57am — No Comments

The History and Evolution of Fiber Optic Cables

The phenomenon of transferring data up to long distances is not new to us. Thanks to satellite communications, data networks, broadcasters and cable operators, we can exchange the information we want whenever we want. This transmission of data is possible due to Fiber optic cables. Also, with the enhancement of technology, and inclination towards better performances, the utility of fiber optics is increasing with each passing day.…


Added by SFCable on October 31, 2018 at 6:39am — No Comments

Understanding the Significance of DisplayPort Cables

Whether you are shopping for electronics online or offline, you must have observed that every now and then, there is an announcement for a new connector. Today, we will talk about DisplayPort Cord, also known as the digital display interface. Well-known giants like Dell, HP and Apple have recommended and made the most out of this standard.

People who make use…


Added by SFCable on October 15, 2018 at 5:03am — No Comments

How Well Do You Know Your CATs? Demystifying Ethernet Cable Categories!

Oh, how you wish this article was about Phoebe’s Smelly Cat from F.R.I.E.N.D.S! Well, I wish that too. But unfortunately, today, I’ve taken up the task of acquainting you with different categories of Ethernet cables. And I believe, you will hang in there if you need a profound understanding of different categories that you need to choose from.

We often forget that cables are the most essential element of our electronically…


Added by SFCable on October 10, 2018 at 1:22am — No Comments

Your Classic Guide to Buying Power Cords for Your Needs

Talk about the majorly used power cord types and you are sure to hear the names IEC and NEMA power cords. As you all know, NEMA – which stands for National Electrical Manufacturing Association is the body that is responsible for publishing international standards for different equipment and their interconnections. In today’s blog, we shall talk about NEMA & IEC power cords and provide you with some tips to consider when you want to buy them online.…


Added by SFCable on October 9, 2018 at 5:19am — No Comments

Significant Insights on Power Cords and Plugs That You Must Have!

You use power cords for sure. But, do you know what standardizes them and what makes them useful for the purposes you want? The International Electrotechnical Commission – abbreviated as IEC is the body responsible for providing the Power Cords with the standardization based on their specifications. Let’s take IEC320 Power…


Added by SFCable on October 6, 2018 at 5:05am — No Comments

The Numerous Advantages of Adding CAT6A Cables to Your Network

If you have experienced the loss of internet connectivity and long hiatus in working environments, you must be aware of the importance of high performance data networks. The local area networks, also known as LANs, cannot work at the best of their potential without Ethernet Cables. Today, if you take a look at 10 Gigabit Ethernet, you wouldn’t be able to believe the fact that at a certain point in time used to establish connections between telephone…


Added by SFCable on October 4, 2018 at 4:52am — No Comments

How to Choose The Right HDMI Cable For Your Electronic Device?

“I am wondering what kind of cable would be right for my TV?” the users of HDMI cables often online ask this question to the online electronic vendors. Well, if you do not have much knowledge about HDMI, this is ought to happen. If you are one of the people who often shuffle between different HDMI Cables with confusion as to which one to buy, this article is for you.

Before you buy HDMI…


Added by SFCable on September 26, 2018 at 4:30am — No Comments

A Buyer’s Guide to Choosing the Right Power Extension Cord!


Added by SFCable on September 12, 2018 at 7:00am — No Comments

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