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The A, B, and Cs of Ethernet Cables: An Infographic

Ever since the Ethernet standard was officially approved, it became part of our everyday life. Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and all the connections you use to browse online is supported by the Ethernet standard. This infographic explains all the information about Ethernet cables, from the beginning of their evolution, a buying guide, some interesting facts to everything else you need to know.…


Added by SFCable on January 11, 2019 at 3:00am — No Comments

A Sneak Peek into the Working of HDMI Cables!

You might have heard about HDMI cables and often Google “HDMI cable near me” whenever you want to put them to use. But you might be unaware of their anatomy, specifications, and working. Today, we will provide you with all the information you seek about these cables.

Now, as you all know, HDMI is an acronym for High-Definition…


Added by SFCable on January 7, 2019 at 6:00am — No Comments

Some FAQs About USB C Cables Answered!

When it comes to establishing good quality connections, the utility of USB cables is important. Whether you want to charge your mobile phone, connect your computer accessories, or run a printer, you would need the technology that works with all kinds of operating systems. And this is when a Universal Serial Bus aka USB comes into the picture.

We have witnessed the evolution of these ports over the years. And it has come a long way since its inception. Talking about…


Added by SFCable on January 5, 2019 at 4:00am — No Comments

Selecting the Right Bulk Network Cables: How to Go About It?

You will rarely come across a place that doesn’t involve the use of ethernet cables. It serves the perfect purpose when it comes to connecting wired networks. If you make use of a short cable, you can connect a computer and router/modem. On the other hand, you can use Bulk Ethernet Cables to set up a network and connect different devices and computers to the server. You will often come across such connections at workplaces and other corporate buildings.…


Added by SFCable on January 3, 2019 at 6:00am — No Comments

Things to Keep in Mind while Installing Network Cables

As an electrician, you might have studied about installing network cables. Sometimes, the installation might seem easy looking at the instruction guide. However, it gets difficult when it comes to the real procedure. If you fail to install the network cables properly, it is sure to bring up several problems later which will ask you to spend a lot of finances and time.

Several IT professionals have confessed time and again that there aren’t many major mistakes that…


Added by SFCable on January 2, 2019 at 4:25am — No Comments

The Whats, The Whys, and The Hows of HDMI Cables

Open up the gallery of your smartphone, computer, or tablet and you will come across plenty of pictures that have conquered the space in your device. Apart from the pictures, you will come across several videos that take up space on the devices. However, not all of these videos would be enjoyable and of good quality. And the best way to get better quality out of these videos is to make use of USB to HDMI adapter.

If you search for HDMI adapters near me, you are sure…


Added by SFCable on January 1, 2019 at 4:51am — No Comments

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

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