Monthly Archives: August 2017

  1. Should I Buy an Expensive HDMI Cable?

    HDMI is the cable de jour for home theater, PC display, DSLR and other consumer electronic devices. It provides a convenient way to connect hi-def video and audio in the same cable. While prices can top out at over $2,000, we examine the moral implications of buying an expensive HDMI cable by asking, “should I buy an expensive HDMI cable?”

    Conclusion

    Until expensive HDMI cables become a status symbol, we recommend saving your money for other home theater components and get your HDMI cables as cheaply as possible.

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  2. How To Terminate a RJ45 Field Termination

    ShowMeCables presents a video on the cat5e RJ45 field termination connector and how the toolless design allows you to quickly and easily terminate cat5e cable. The clamshell design punches down each conductor on it's own for a reliable connection. 

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  3. How To Terminate An RJ45 With Guide Connector

    ShowMeCables presents a video on how to terminate this cat6 connector by feeding each conductor through the guide and simply push the guide into the RJ45 connector and crimp. These connectors are useful for creating custom-length patch cables from bulk cable. The pinout for these connectors can be either TIA/EIA 568 or 568B

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  4. How To Terminate A Shielded Cat6a RJ45 Connector

    ShowMeCables presents a video about this shielded Cat6a RJ45 modular connector and how it is designed to terminate solid or stranded cat6 network cable. The connector contains two metal "teeth" that hold the wire in place giving a reliable connection. Easy to terminate, these connectors are useful for creating custom-length patch cables from bulk cable. The pinout for these connectors can be either TIA/EIA 568 or 568B. 

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  5. High Speed HDMI Ecore Cables With Ethernet Overview

    Ecore HDMI cables are revolutionizing the HDMI market. They deliver high end home theater quality while remaining budget friendly. They Support all the next-gen HDTV technologies such as 3D, x.v. color, DTS, 4Kx2K, and more

    The Ecore lineup is comprised of 4 different types of HDMI cables.
    ECore Basic - The highest value in HDMI cables 
    Enhanced Core - Most popular HDMI
    Elite Core - Professional Grade
    Ergo Core - Right Angle

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  6. HDMI ECore Basic High Speed Cable with Ethernet

    ShowMeCables presents a video about their ECore Basic High Speed HDMI Cable with Ethernet is packed with premium features like 1080P+ resolution, 3D TV, Deep Color, and Ethernet ready. Best of all, it is offered at a price that meets any budget. Our ECore basic HDMI cables offers maximum quality at any budget.

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  7. HDMI Enhanced Core High Speed Cable with Ethernet

    ShowMeCables presents a video about their Enhanced Core High Speed HDMI Cable with Ethernet delivers the latest cable technology: 1080P+ resolution, 3D TV, Deep Color, and it is Ethernet ready. Our unique Enhanced Core optimizes signal integrity, allowing for runs 3x longer than our ECore Basic cables. Our Enhanced Core cables are robust for maximum bandwidth, yet flexible for installation in the tightest locations.

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  8. HDMI Elite Core Premium High Speed Cable with Ethernet

    ShoweMeCables presents a video about the Elite Core High Speed HDMI Cable with Ethernet is the apex of HDMI cable technology. It surpasses all current requirements delivering 1080P+ resolution, 3D TV, Deep Color, 340 MHz refresh rate, and is Ethernet ready. All metal construction with reinforced connections assure that this cable will last a lifetime. The Elite Core maximizes signal integrity, fidelity, and clarity allowing our cables to be run further without amplification. Our deluxe Cyber-Mesh jacket supports and protects the core from damage during installation.

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  9. HDMI Ergo Core High Speed Cable with Ethernet

    ShowMeCables presents a video about the Ergo Core High Speed HDMI Cable with Ethernet. This cable retains all of the features of our Elite Core cables: 1080P+ resolution, 3D TV, Deep Color, 340 MHz refresh rate, Ethernet ready, and provides an ergonomic right angle connector on one end. This helps installation in tight spaces, reduces stress on your ports, and prevents accidental disengagement.

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  10. Solid Shielded Plenum Cat6 Bulk Cable

    Solid Shielded Plenum Cat6 is designed to meet the strictest of electrical codes; our plenum cable meets or exceeds many common cable standards. The slow burn, low smoke jacket is comprised from CMP rated PVC. Internally an overall foil shield protects the cable from electromagnetic or radio frequency interference (EMI/RFI). Four color-striped pairs make it easy to install and reduces alien crosstalk. Plenum cable is commonly used for structured cabling projects such as vertical, horizontal, or backbone systems. This cable comes on a wooden spool and can be measured and cut to exact distances, then terminated to a connector, jack, or patch panel. Cat6 is certified for gigabit Ethernet.

    Features: Jacket Fire Retardant Polyvinyl Chloride (FR-PVC) Overall Foil Shield 24 AWG Stranded Bare

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