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Cable Testers Comparison Chart

CHART ONE:
Cat 5 Tester Comparison
Chart
ProNavigator LanRover DXB64A DXB65 DXB66 MOD-TAP SLT3
Brand PALADIN TEST-UM L-COM L-COM L-COM MOD-TAP
Model Pro
Navigator
LanRover DXB64A DXB65 DXB66 SLT3
Split Pair Detection
(minimum length ft.)
6' 3'



Detects Opens, Shorts & Mis-wires
Tests Ethernet Coax

Tests 568A and 568B



Tests 10BaseT


Tests Token Ring



Test Results
at Both Ends



Partial
(main 2 )
Tests Shield Continuity (STP)



Continuously Testing While ON
Direct Error Indication (short, etc.)



Tone Generator Mode



Remote Attaches to Main
Test Patch Cables
Auto-ON
Partial 1 Partial 1 Partial 1 Partial 1
Auto-OFF Partial 1 Partial 1 Partial 1
Battery Low Indicator

Storage Pouch Included

Jumper Cable(s) Included 2 2



Model Pro
Navigator
LanRover DXB64A DXB65 DXB66 SLT3
Part # 37143 37170 37164 37165 37166 37140
Price $124.00 $80.00 $84.00 $87.50 $145.00 $149.00


NOTE 1: Battery use is reduced with no cable but will completely discharge battery in a few months if not turned off.

NOTE 2: Main unit can tell opens and some shorts but not reversals or transposed pairs.


CHART TWO:
Cat 5 Tester
(with Length Measurements)
Comparison Chart
LanRover Pro
 Fluke Microscanner Pro
Psiber Cable Tool TDR
Brand TEST-UM FLUKE PSIBER
Model LanRover Pro Microscanner Pro Cable Tool
TDR
Detects Mis-wires and Split Pairs
Audible Pass Indication (T568A/B)

Visual Pass Indication T568A/B

Shows Distance to Open or Short
Split Pair Range (UTP Cable) 1.5-1000 ft 6-656 ft
Single Ended Test (Pretest)
Length Measurement Method Capacitance TDR TDR
Length Range (CAT5/6) 1-2500 ft 1-1500 ft 1-2500 ft
Programmable NVP
Stored NVP Values

30 pre-stored
Tests Coax Cables w/adaptors w/adaptors
Tests Other Cable Types

Identifies While Testing Cables

Transmits Link Signals

Detects HUB

Tone Generator Function
Select Which Pins Have Tone

Remote Stores on Main Unit Built-in Remote
Additional Remotes Available 8 6
Display Type Alpha Numeric LCD 7 segment LCD LCD
Display Organization 2 lines x 16 characters 2 lines x 9
characters
4 lines
Display has indicator flags (icons)
Auto-ON

Auto-OFF
Low Battery Indicator
Operating Battery Life (alkaline) 120 hours 5-15 hours 12 hours
Standby Battery Life (alkaline) 2.8 yrs 6 months 6-12 months
Storage Pouch Included
Size (L x W x H) inches 5.7 x 2.8 x 1.2 5.5 x 3.25 x 1 7 x 3.2 x 1.4
Weight (with battery) 6.5 oz. 6.6 oz. 8.7oz.
Model LanRover Pro Microscanner Pro Cable Tool
TDR
Part # 37172 37135 37750
Price $160.00 $399.00 $279.00


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Last Update: 13th December 2017
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