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Do I need an Ethernet cable?

Yes, if you live in a UB residence hall, you’ll need to purchase a 25’ category 5, 5e, 6 or 6e Ethernet cable in order to connect to ResNet, UB’s high speed wired Internet network. While Wi-Fi is available, wired ResNet connections are 1,000 times faster.

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