For performance designed to last
the lifetime of your cabling system

Premium Ethernet Cables

Premium Ethernet Cables


For performance designed to last the lifetime of your cabling system, choose Black Box Premium Cables. Our premium copper and fibre cables meet and exceed bandwidth/performance parameters set by industry standards and are 100% factory tested. To ensure consistent and continuing quality of the premium copper range, Black Box participates in independent third-party ETL testing and conducts its own burn programs to ensure strict adherence to fire ratings. Furthermore, the premium fibre range has assured quality with low insertion loss proven by the use of Prysmian glass and single test certificates including test method and EU compliance detail. Therefore – with confidence – we give you a lifetime guarantee on all premium cables.

Black Box offers the widest industry selection of high-performance copper and fibre cabling solutions for structured cabling systems, data centres, industrial environments, multimedia systems, datacomm connections, and more, including custom cables. Choose the right cable for your application, or let our experts help you.


  • 550-MHz CAT6 and 350-MHz CAT5e performance meets all TIA standards
  • Available in up to 14 lengths from 0.3 to 30.4 m
  • Up to eleven colours are stocked and ready to ship
  • Quantity discounts available

CAT6 UTP (Basic) | CAT6 UTP (Snagless) | CAT6 S/FTP (Molded) | CAT5e UTP (Basic) | CAT5e UTP (Snagless) | CAT5e UTP (Molded)


  • Full traceability and single test certification
  • Maximum insertion loss of 0.3dB per termination (0.2 dB typical)
  • Available in 7 lengths from 1.0 to 20.0 m with ST, SC, LC, MTRJ, MU and E2000 connectors
  • Quantity discounts available

OM1 62.5-Micron | OM2 50-Micron | OM3 50-Micron | OM4 50-Micron | OS1/2 9-Micron

  • Save 50% space in HD applications
  • Almost half the size of typical 24-AWG cable
  • Available in 7 lengths from 0.3 to 6.0 m and 10 colours
  • Quantity discounts available

Request sample | Slim-Net™ CAT6 | Slim-Net™ CAT6A

  • Colour code network applications
  • Choose from 12 colours
  • Available in 9 lengths from 1.0 to 30.0 m with ST, SC and LC connectors
  • Full compatibility with laser-based and legacy protocol and applications

OM1 Coloured | OM2 Coloured | OM3 Coloured | OM4 Coloured | OS1/2 Coloured

  • Premium performance combined with optional lockability
  • Insert optional Locking Pins into the slimline boot to lock down ports
  • Available in up to 7 lengths from 1.0 to 10.0 m and up to 7 colours
  • Quantity discounts available

Request sample | Lockable CAT5e UTP | Lockable CAT5e F/UTP | Lockable CAT6 UTP | Lockable CAT6 Sc/FTP | Lockable CAT6A F/UTP

  • Never waste time or money terminating fibre cable in the field again
  • Cut installation time and labor costs by 70% to 80%
  • Choose type (Indoor, Indoor/Outdoor, Zipcord), core (OM1-4, OS1/2), strands (2-24) and connectors (LC, ST, SC, E2000)
  • With the configurator, you can build and order your cable online in seconds

Online Configurator

  • Angled connectors with bend radius save 50% cabinet space
  • Choose between 90° down to down, straight or up
  • Available in 5 lengths from 0.3 to 4.5 m and up to 5 colours
  • Quantity discounts available

Angled CAT5e UTP | Angled CAT5e F/UTP | Angled CAT6 UTP | Angled CAT6 S/FTP

  • Robust (twice as strong) alternative to standard duplex patch cables
  • Cable consists of two simplex units surrounded by an aramid yarn strength member
  • Available in 7 lengths from 1.0 to 20.0 m with ST, SC, LC and FC connectors
  • Quantity discounts available

OM1 Ruggedised | OM2 Ruggedised | OM3 Ruggedised | OS1/2 Ruggedised

  • 350-MHz CAT5e, 550-MHz CAT6 and up to 650-MHz CAT6A with a PVC or LSZH jacket
  • Meets TIA/EIA CAT5e, CAT6 or CAT6A specifications
  • Come in 304.8 m pull boxes or reels
  • Available in up to 11 colours

CAT5e Stranded UTP or F/UTP Bulk | CAT5e Solid UTP or F/UTP Bulk | CAT6 Stranded UTP or S/STP Bulk | CAT6 Solid UTP or F/UTP Bulk | CAT6A Solid UTP or F/UTP Bulk

  • Choose between Tight Buffer or (Armoured) Loose Tube according to the application
  • Available in 200.0 or 300.0 m
  • Available with 4, 8, 12 or 24 fibres
  • Black Jacket as standard for UV resistance

OM1 Bulk | OM2 Bulk | OM3 Bulk | OM4 Bulk | OS1/2 Bulk

  • Simplify high-density fibre cabling by getting 12 or 24 fibres in one pull
  • Use in MTP/MPO-style cassette to cassette applications
  • Support 10-GbE applications now and future 40-, 100-Gbps networks
  • Eliminate costly and error-prone field terminations


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