Category 5,Category 6 ve Category 7 Technologies at a glance
► Frequency band comparison; Cat6 cables are more advantageous than Cat5 cables.
► Data carrying capacity comparison; although Cat5 and Cat5E cables are the same, Cat6A cables are superior in data carrying capacity comparison.
► As the protection class of Cat6 cables is higher, they are more durable and have longer life.
► Cat5 and Cat6 cables are more cost effective than Cat7.
► While the max. operating temperature is the highest for Cat6 cables, operating temperature is highest in Cat7 cables.