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I do not work for VM. My services: HD TV on VIP (+ Sky Sports & Movies & BT sport), x3 V6 boxes (1 wired 2 WiFi,) SH2 in modem mode with Airport Extreme Router +2 Airport Express's. On VIVID200, Talk Anytime Phone, x2 Mobile SIM only iPhones.
Real difference between Cat5e and Cat6 is there is much better cross-talk provision on Cat6. Basically there are more twists per meter and insulation separation between pairs. If you run in modem mode with a short cable between hub and router, mine is about 20cm, it makes no difference what cable you use. For future proofing, which is the bandwagon everyone seems to be hoping on at the moment, the real answer is fibre. Pre terminated fibre is very cheap these days, I can remember when we started first using fibre and a termination or splice cost thousands of pounds.
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