Cat5e network patch cable is the cost-effective solution for data centre applications. Design for computers, hubs, switches, routers, DSL/cable modems and patch panels in Gigabit datacentre applications. With fast transmission and excellent signal quality, it ensures peak performance through your LAN.

Key Features

Protected by CM-rated PVC jacket
Rated for 100MHz communications
Designed for 1000Base-T Ethernet
Pass the Fluke Channel Test
RoHS, CE, WEEE compliancy status
24AWG 4-pair precision twisted cable
RJ45 plugs with 50-micron gold-plated connectors
A variety of lengths and colours for Cat5e UTP cables


Product Description 4P FTP CAT5E 24AWG (PVC+PE) LAN CABLE
Reference standard: ANSI/EIA 568C.2 IEC 61156 & ISO/IEC 11801 Rated
Temperature: 75 ℃ Color-coded PE insulation Solid copper PVC+PE jacket
Rated for any 1000Base-T/TX (Gigabit Ethernet), 100Base-T/TX Perfect for data center and SMB applications. Ideal for switches, servers, patch panels, or other equipment.
Construction FTP
Number of pairs 4 Pairs
AWG 24
Material Solid copper
Conductor dimension (mm) 0.50±0.01
Construction (MM) 7/0.20
Stranded Dia. (MM) 0.5
Nom. Thickness (MM) 0.58
Outer Dia.(±0.2MM) 5.0
Jacket PVC
Insulation Material HDPE
Insulation dimension (mm) (±0.005) 0.98±0.05
Nom. Thickness (MM) 0.2
1 White-Blue/Blue
2 White-Orange/Orange
3 White-Green/Green
4 White-Brown/Brown
Filler material N/A
Binder material Polyester Tape
Individual shield & material N/A
Primary overall shield & material AL-Foil
Secondary overall shield & material CCAM braid
Shield coverage ≧45%
Drain wire 0.4mm Solid Tinned copper
Inner Jacket
Inner jacket material PVC
Inner jacket thickness(mm) 0.8
Overall nominal dimension(mm) 6.6
Binder material Aluminium Tape
Outer jacket
Outer jacket material PE
Outer jacket nominal thickness(mm) 0.6
Overall dimension (mm) 8.2±0.3
Outer jacket color White
Outer jacket rip cord YES
Electrical Characteristics Mechanical Characteristics
Max. Conductor DC resistance (/ KM) #24: 138 Outer jacket tensile strength ≧9.7Mpa
Min. Insulation resistance (/KM) PE: 100M Outer jacket elongation≧350%
Dielectric Strength AC-500V/1 Min no breakdown Min. bend radius (install) 8 x O.D
DC Resistance Unbalance: Max 2% Operating temp. range -20℃~+75℃
Part to ground capacitance unbalance: Max. 33PF / 100M Outer jacket aging condition 100℃ x 168hrs
Input Impedance: 4-100MHz 100+/-15ohm After aging, Tensile strength≧75% of Unaging
Mean characteristic impedance @100MHz: 100+/-5 OHMS After aging, Elongation≧50% of Unaging
Nominal velocity of propagation (NVP) 68+/-2% Cold bend No crack (@-20℃x4hrs)
Propagation delay @ 100MHz ≧537.6 ns/100M Insulation shrink back: 121℃
Propagation delay SKEW:MAX. ≧45ns/100M Hot impact NO Crack(@150℃x4hrs)
Frequency range minimum requirements (Equations) Jacket cold bend: -20℃
Insertion Loss 4-100MHz IEC61156 6: Equation  
Return Loss 4-100MHZ IEC61156-6:  
Input Impedance 4-100MHZ IEC61156-6:  
NEXT 4-100MHZ IEC61156-6: Equation (6)  
PS ELFEXT 4-100MHZ IEC61156-6:  Equation (7)