Table lamps are placed on the table, counter etc. and require no installation. The table lamp typically comes with a 4 meter cable ending with a standard 230V socket. The color of the cord is either white or black. In some cases, the table lamp is supplied with a spiral cord such as in the BC series.
A pendant lamp is a lamp that is mounted in the ceiling via its cord. The cord is 4 meters long and comes in either black or white. The pendant lamps are delivered as written with a 4 meter cord, so that you have the option of shortening the cord to the desired length.