Cat5e vs Cat6 for Cable modem to Wirless Router? Tags: Configuration Wireless Router Routers Connection Modem Cable Wireless Networking Last response: January 15, 2011 9:01 PM in Wireless Networking Share tesseract08 January 15, 2011 7:45:21 PM Hello, I was wondering if I should connect my cable modem to my wireless router (WTR160N) via Cat5e or Cat6? More about : cat5e cat6 cable modem wirless router Emerald January 15, 2011 8:03:59 PM it does not matter since both will support up to 1Gb networks and your internet connection is less then 100 Mb m 0 l tesseract08 January 15, 2011 8:12:01 PM What about Cat5? Would that be limiting? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Emerald January 15, 2011 9:01:36 PM it will due 100Mb but not sure about 1Gb m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources cat5 vs cat6 cable for gaming? Forum SolvedCat5e vs Cat6 Forum SolvedCat5 vs cat5e vs cat6 Forum Performance: Cat5e module plug on Cat6 cable Forum Cat6 vs cat5 cable Forum what about using a cat5e cable in a cat6 port for ethernet connection? Forum SolvedWhat are the advantages of using Cat6 or cat5e plenum cables? Forum Does anyone know the differences of the CAT cable? I heard of CAT5, CAT5E, CAT6 and there's probably a whole bunch more. I kno Forum Connecting Cat6 cable into Cat5e keystones - Color code? Forum SolvedCat5e vs Cat6 vs Cat7 Forum SolvedNetwork Cables Cat5e and Cat6 Forum CAT6 latency v.s. CAT5e latency. Is there any difference. Forum Cat5e or cat6 cable for outdoors/underground use Forum How fast is cat6 cable to cat5e cables Forum Can cat6 ethernet cable be used with any switch that accepts cat5e Forum Solvedwireless router vs cable modem Forum Cat6 vs Cat5e Forum Have linksys wirless N router near modem and want to extend signal to guest house 20 meters away. Tried extenders, but did not Forum When do I need CAT5 or CAT6 cables? Forum Will type of cable (cat5, cat6, etc...) increase internet speeds? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !