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Which Of The Following Connectors Is Used With Ethernet 100BaseT Networks?

by Sana Imran

Question: Which Of The Following Connectors Is Used With Ethernet 100baseT Networks?

Answer: Rj45 is used with Ethernet 100BaseT networks.

What is the Difference Between RJ11 & RJ45? 

RJ45RJ11
Figure
Configuration8 Positions, 8 Connectors (8P8C)6 Positions, 4 Connectors (6P4C)
Size & ShapeLonger & More RectangularSquare-Shaped and Compact
Bandwidth RJ45 connectors can support  10 Gbps over the EthernetRJ11 connectors can support almost 24Mbps
UsageComputer networking RJ45 is usually used in connecting cable modems with Wi-Fi routers and EthernetRJ11 is usually used for voice apps. Modem Cables, Phones and ADSL lines

Note:

RJ45 connector cannot plug in to RJ11 slot alternate is possible. The smaller size of RJ11 makes it easier to be plugged into the RJ45 slot but it isn’t recommended because it can cause damage for the device that adopts the RJ45 slot.  

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