Understanding Data Cables and their Functions and Types

Data cable is a hardware device which is a means as a liaison between a cellphone and a computer so that it can communicate via the COM port. Like the printer cable, connecting the printer to the computer as a means of communication between two hardware devices. In other words, what the data cable can do depends on the software.

Data Cable Function

  • Make an internet connection (depending on the operator & type of cellphone).
  • Backup SMS, Phone book, Calendar, Organizer, Radio, Photo, File, etc.
  • Print photos from HP to print via printer.
  • Create an SMS gateway (SMS server program, usually for Electric Vouchers).
  • Loading Games, Applications, MP3, Movie Clips, etc.

Data Cable Types

Data cable, one of the tools for synchronizing cellphones to our computers or laptops. This data cable is very useful for transferring files, whether images, documents or videos from cellphones to laptops/computers or vice versa. Maybe all of us are already familiar with various kinds of data cables for cellphones.

HP Data Cable

HP Data Cable
HP Data Cable

Used to connect the cellphone to a computer, you can send data from the photo HP to the computer and it can be printed, this data cable varies, there are types DKU-5, CA-42, depending on the brand of the cellphone, a good cellphone usually includes data cable.

Power cable

Power cable
Power cable

Is a cable that is used to supply voltage to the power supply, on the monitor. without this cable the monitor will turn off, and the power supply will not operate.

USB Data Cable

Printer Cable
Printer Cable
Micro USB
Micro USB
USB OTG
USB OTG
Standard USB
Standard USB
Mini USB
Mini USB

This cable is used to connect HP with computer, or Printer with computer, Digital Camera with computer.

Cables behind Computer Case

Cables behind Computer Case
Cables behind Computer Case

the blue color is the Monitor data cable. The green color is the sound cable to the speakers. Black is the old model printer cable DB25 cable. White color USB extension cable Color Navy Blue is Keyboard cable Purple Color is Mouse cable. The black color is the power supply cable.

LAN UTP and STP cables

LAN UTP and STP cables
LAN UTP and STP cables

UTP and STP cables are types of cables for building computer networks, with ethernet technology. UTP and STP cables are almost the same, the difference is if STP has an additional shield or jacket.

Hard Drive Data Cable

IDE Data Cable
IDE Data Cable
SATA Data Cable
SATA Data Cable

The hard drive data cable is used to connect the hard drive to the motherboard device. There are various types, there are IDE data cables, and there are also SATA, SCASI data cables. cable depending on the type of hard drive used.

Hard Drive Power Cable + Floppy Disk + CD ROM

Hard Drive Power Cable + Floppy Disk + CD ROM
Hard Drive Power Cable + Floppy Disk + CD ROM

This cable is used to provide DC current to the hard disk or floppy disk or to the CD-ROM or to the DVD-ROM.