Crossover Cable is type of RJ45 UTP cable used between switches - Networking

Q.  Which of the following is the type of RJ45 UTP cable that is used between switches?
- Published on 28 Aug 15

a. Twisted Pair Cable
b. Serial and Parallel Cable
c. Crossover Cable
d. Straight - through Network Cable

ANSWER: Crossover Cable


  • Prajakta Pandit   -Posted on 20 Oct 15

    - Crossover cable is the type of RJ45 UTP cable which is used between switches.

    - A Crossover cable is a cable that is used to interconnect two computers by reversing (crossing over) their respective pin contacts.

    - Crossover cable connects two devices of the same type to each other over Ethernet.

    - Ethernet crossover cables are commonly used when temporarily networking two devices in situations where a network router, switch or hub is not present.

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