Help Me Choose: Camera Cable

Below are a few technical terms you may need to know before purchasing cables and connectors for a DVR system.

RG59:The standard cable used with sending video signals in security applications.

BNC:The required connector type used in connecting Security Cameras, DVR, and CCTV Monitors.

Siamese Cable:A cable that carries both Video and Power. This is beneficial when your power location for the camera is the same as the DVR.

Cat5E:A twisted pair high signal integrity cable type often used for computer networks such as Ethernet. But it can be also used for longer video signal transmission in security applications.