A cable Accessories is a component that you attach to the end of a cable so that it can plug into a port or an interface of an electronic system. The majority of connectors are either male or female gender; the males have one or more exposed pins and the female contains holes for those male pins to insert into.
A Accessories is the unique end of a plug, jack, or the edge of a card that connects to a port. E.g., all desktop computer expansion cards have a connector that allows them to connect in a slot on the motherboard. Cable: When referring to cables, the connector is the end of the cable that connects to a port.