Crossover Cables

Crossover cables are used to connect same type devices that do not support MDI-X. Older routers, switches, and computers were designed to communicate on specific pins on the ethernet cable, and did not include the auto-detection of wrong pin configurations that today's devices have . When connecting two devices of the same type such as router -> router, switch -> switch, or computer -> computer that do not support MDI-X, you must use a crossover cable to ensure the devices communicate correctly.

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Unshielded CAT5e Gray Ethernet Crossover Patch Cable
Unshielded CAT5e Gray Ethernet Crossover Patch Cable
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Cable End 2Cat5e Male Plug
Cable End 1Cat5e Male Plug
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