Common Computerish Cable Lengths

January 7th, 2008 @

Another one that’s short and sweet. This one is compiled from various sources around the net which I don’t have the links for anymore.

Cable Type Metric Imperial
USB Cable 5 meters 16’5″
Cat5 100 meters 364 ft
IDE cable 1/2 meter 18 inches
SATA cable 1 meter 3 feet
S video * 10-45 meters 35-150 ft
* Depends on cable quality.

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