Hey there, great question!
We took every step to make sure that the Standard series would be a lower cost, yet still great value option. The biggest thing here is the quality of components, the warranty, and the options available.
The Standard cables feature:
- a capacitance of 37pF/ft, and impedance of 4.0Ω/1000FT
- a 5 year guarantee
- limited colors and lengths
- high quality import connectors
The Flagship cables feature:
- a capacitance of 20pF/ft, and impedance of 10.8Ω/1000FT
- a forever guarantee
- loads of colors and lengths
- USA made Neutrik connectors