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Samsung UN55C8000 USB to Ethernet cable

by lavanreddy / September 13, 2012 2:14 AM PDT

I have a samsung UN55C8000 tv. I recently last my LAN to Ethernet cable while moving to a different house. I dont want to buy a new one since price is too high.

Can i buy any USB to Ethernet cable and plug it to my TV?
Will that works.

I asked the same in chat with Samsung technical support team but one of them said yes and other said no.

so confused.

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I have to go with no.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 13, 2012 2:35 AM PDT
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in correct comparision
by lavanreddy / September 14, 2012 3:05 AM PDT
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If you can find such a thing.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 14, 2012 4:48 AM PDT
In reply to: in correct comparision

In the future post the model numbers of the set and cable so folk can supply better answers.

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Re: USB to Ethernet cable
by Samsung_HD_Tech Samsung staff / September 14, 2012 12:19 AM PDT

Hi lavanreddy,

I have to go with Bob here on this one. Why would you want a USB to Ethernet converter? It sounds like you're wanting to do hardwired networking, so some Cat6 cable would be your best bet.

I think we're missing something, though. So fill us in with the details.

HD Tech

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