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With even higher standards for system noise and crosstalk than CAT5e cable, Category 6 is ideal for Gigabit Ethernet, but offers the convenience of being backward compatible with CAT3, CAT5 and CAT5e network cables. A twisted-pair cable with copper conducting wires, CAT6 has a maximum run limit of 295 feet (90 meters), and performs at up to 250 MHz