Types of Data Transmission Cables

A transmission medium is required to carry information from a source to a destination. The information is usually a signal that has to travel a long distance. For this, the transmission media can be wired or wireless. In wired transmission, the signal travels along the cable from one device to another. However, in wireless communication, the electromagnetic waves are transmitted without using a physical conductor. There are three types of cables such as.

1- Twisted pair cable

2- Coaxial cable

3- Fiber optic cable

Twisted-Pair Cable

A twisted pair cable consisted of two copper conductors, each one with its own plastic insulation and twisted […]