Amphenol designs and manufactures an extensive range of interconnect products, antennas and electromechanical components found in a wide array of mobile computing devices. Amphenol’s capability for high-volume production of these technically demanding, miniaturized products, combined with our speed of new product introduction, are critical drivers of our long-term success in this market. Our solutions address consumer electronics, e-readers, laptops, mobile phones, mobile phone accessories, mobile computing devices, smartphones, tablets, ultrabooks and wearable and hearable devices.
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4.3-10 Connector Series
Amphenol RF offers a full range of 4.3-10 connectors and adapters, which are engineered for the wireless market and are ideal for applications requiring low passive intermodulation, or PIM.
Amphenol's cable assemblies are widespread in the market for wearable products. These cable assemblies are used for data transfer and power charging. Amphenol's Charger Cable Solutions provide highly flexible customized connection solutions from standard USB 2.0/3.0 to the device side with Pogo pins or Spring. The connection mechanisms include magnetic, buckling, clamping, cradle, etc.
Size 8 coaxial inserts for DIN and D-Sub applications. Available for common flexible coaxial cables.
ComboLock® Wire-to-Board Connector System
The ComboLock® Wire-to-Board connector's compact design for the limited space application needs carries power and signal requirements. The connector system has hybrid 1.00mm pitch signal and 3.00mm pitch power configuration with an active latching feature. The connector has a nominal current carrying capacity of 10A/pin max for power and 1.5A/pin max for signal. Power wire sizes from 26 to 18AWG
ULTRA SLIM D-SUB CONNECTORS
FCI Basics has expanded the D-Sub connectors with a modified ultra-slim body with contact alignment in a single row. These are available both in SMT termination suitable for reflow soldering and solder tail version for standard wave soldering. These connectors also feature solderable retention pegs that absorb vibration.
D-Sub Standard Density Connectors
Amphenol ICC's D-Subminiature standard density product line offers a wide range of termination options for board and cable ends, bringing down the overall cost of cable assembly and connectors significantly. The terminations include Straight, Right Angle, SMT, Press Fit, and Slim Sunk for board side, and Solder Cup, Crimping, IDC Ribbon, Solderless Wire Wrap, and Screw Termination for cable side.
Amphenol’s high-performance WIFI antenna solutions for entertainment systems such as PlayStation, TV, and wireless sound systems enable excellent connectivity and high speeds. Multi-antennas for the MIMO system allows better reception and data rates.
FFC/FPC Connectors (0.50mm pitch)
0.50mm pitch flex connectors utilize 0.50mm contact spacing to terminate mobile devices across a variety of applications. These connectors are offered with top, bottom, dual beams & dual contact positions with both ZIF and Non-ZIF cable terminations. The connector series comes with a wide height range of 0.70mm to 5.80mm with 4 to 80 contact positions in both vertical and right angle orientations.
FFC/FPC Connectors (1.00mm pitch)
1.00mm pitch flex connectors utilize 1.00mm contact spacing to terminate displays and support complex board-to-board connections. These connectors are offered with top and bottom contact positions in both ZIF and Non-ZIF cable terminations. The connector series comes with a wide height range of 1.90mm to 5.04mm with 3 to 34 contact positions in both vertical and right angle orientations.
FFC/FPC Connectors with Autolock Mechanism - F308/F332 Series (0.50mm pitch)
F308/F332 series is a 0.50mm pitch right angle Non-ZIF flex connector with an auto-lock mechanism and surface mount termination. It features a height of 2.45mm and comes in 6 to 68 contacts. This series features a cable thickness of 0.33mm and provides the durability of 20 mating cycles. Its robust connector design makes it suitable for robotic operations, supporting Industry 4.0.
Fine Pitch Floating Board-to-Board (0.40mm pitch)
HIGH-SPEED FINE PITCH FLOATING BOARD-TO-BOARD CONNECTORS
This fine pitch 0.40mm 4mm stacked height 80pos floating board-to-board connectors are suitable for a wide range of high-reliability applications and demanding environments.
Fixed Length Cable Assemblies
Amphenol RF offers a full line of pre-assembled, fixed-length cable assemblies. Fixed length assemblies are offered in all of our most popular connector series and are available in over 1400 standard configurations and lengths.
FLH Series Mini Sealed 2.50mm Pitch Connectors
FLH Series Mini Sealed 2.50mm pitch connectors provide a wire-to-wire IP67 sealing in mated conditions. Its waterproof characteristics make it ideal for applications in harsh environments. These connectors can generally be used in industrial, lighting appliances, HVAC, and smart homes. The compact design of the FLH series is suitable for space-saving applications.
Gas and Moisture Sensors
SGX Sensortech has been designing and manufacturing gas and air quality sensors and modules for over 50 years. We offer a wide range of gas sensor detection technology, catalytic, infrared, metal oxide, and electrochemical, along with a sensor portfolio offering flammable and toxic gas solutions for automotive and industrial air quality applications.
HDMI 2.1 Cables
Amphenol's HDMI 2.1 supports a range of higher video resolutions and refresh rates including 8K@60 HZ and 4K@120HZ, and resolutions up to 10K. Dynamic HDR formats are also supported, and bandwidth capability is increased up to 48Gbps. Amphenol's HDMI2.1 cable has passed the certification, and the mechanical interface is compatible with HDMI2.0 and HDMI1.4.
FCI Basics HDMI™ (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a smaller, user-friendly version of DVI for high definition audio-video transfer in consumer entertainment devices. Backward-compatible with DVI, the connector system supports uncompressed video and audio data transmission at 5Gb/s along a single cable.
Inductive Charging (QI)
Amphenol's inductive charging coils can be integrated into laptops, tablets, wearables, and other mobile computing devices. It complies with typical standards such as Qi, and can be customized to comply with other standards. The coil is made with FPC or wire wrapping . Generally, it is mounted on the battery.
MCX Connector Series
The MCX (Micro Coaxial) series is a 50 Ω series with broadband capability ranging from DC to 6 GHz. In addition, the MCX series features secure, fast and easy snap-on/ snap-off coupling.
Mezzostak® 0.5mm Mezzanine Connectors
Mezzostak® is a robust 0.5mm fine pitch mezzanine connector suitable for a wide range of high-reliability applications and demanding environments. The hermaphroditic design of these connectors provides a precise mating interface with extra housing guidance. Mezzostak® 0.5mm are available in two versions, which offer a choice between supplemental PCB hold-downs and pegs for short overall length.
Micro Board-to-Board 0.60mm Stack Height - 103 Series (0.35mm pitch)
Amphenol's 103 series are 0.35mm pitch micro board-to-board connectors designed for high-density applications. They support an extreme low profile 0.60mm stack height and a high current rating up to 5A. These connectors are offered in 4 to 60 positions. These meet USB 3.1 Gen 2 signal transmission rates and are ideal for consumer applications.
Micro SATA Connectors
Micro SATA connectors from Amphenol enable smaller 1.8inch SATA drive form factors for hard disk drives (HDDs) or solid-state drives (SSDs). The connectors comply with the Serial ATA specification issued by the Serial ATA International Organization (SATA-IO). Micro SATA signal and power contacts consist of 16 contacts on a 1.27mm pitch size.
microSD Express Connector
Amphenol is the first in the industry to offer card sockets for both microSD Express and Micro SD cards (UHS-I). The 17 pin microSD Express connector is capable of achieving high speeds up to 985MB/s and meeting PCIe® 3.0 requirements. The connector enables microSD Express platform to reach its full potential; making microSD Express card possible to serve as a removable Solid State Drive (SSD).
Micro USB 2.0 Connector
FCI Basics Micro USB 2.0 connectors deliver a data transfer rate up to 480Mb/s and are characterized by their high-speed signal stability. This smaller version of the Mini USB 2.0 connector while complying with the physical, electrical, and environmental standards of the micro form factor, supports 1.8A and 3A currents for fast charging.
Micro USB 3.0 Connector
Micro USB 3.0 (USB 3.1 Gen 1) SuperSpeed connector delivers 10x the data transfer rate of Hi-Speed USB as well as optimized power efficiency. This smaller version of the Mini USB 2.0 connector performs up to 5Gb/s and supports USB On The Go (OTG). It has full-duplex signaling over two differential pairs, improving host-directed simultaneous-bidirectional communication.
Micro USB Connectors
Amphenol creates high quality Micro USB connectors for today’s high definition media. These connectors can be customized to meet your specific needs. Special modifications may include customized configurations and customized mounting options.
Minitek® Multipitch 1.25mm Wire-to-Board Connector System
FCI Basics Minitek® Multipitch 1.25mm WTB connector's compact design addresses the growing demand for miniaturizing components. The connector system is offered in single & double rows with active latching, and optional TPA and CPA features. The single row connectors are available in 2 to 15 positions with horizontal configurations and the double row connectors are available in 10 to 30 positions.
Minitek® Multipitch 1.50mm Wire-to-Board Connector System
Minitek® Multipitch platform connector's compact design addresses the growing demand for miniaturizing components. The connector system has a single row and double row with active latching, and TPA and CPA features can be optional. The connector has current carrying capacity of 2A and cable external diameter from 24 AWG to 28 AWG.
Amphenol's moving mechanisms are designed for your customized applications and match your required dimensions. Various types are as follows: Slide, Folding, Automatic, Friction, and more.
Amphenol's Near field communications (NFC) coils are integrated into laptops, tablets, wearables, and other mobile computing devices. The coils are thin and can be mounted on metallic surfaces such as PCBA, metal sheet, battery , etc. It complies with the Forum and EMVco standards.
Non-Magnetic RF Connectors
Non-magnetic coaxial connectors are used to carry 50 ohm RF signals within the magnetic field of MRI equipment where a high signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) is required.
Over-Molded Whip and Stubby Antennas
Amphenol manufactures various whip and stubby antennas utilizing in-house single/dual shot injection molding and insert molding processes for single and multiband frequencies. Various connector interfaces can be selected for custom applications.
PCI Express® Gen 3 Card Edge Connectors
Amphenol's 1.00mm pitch, vertical card edge connectors enable PCI Express® (PCIe®) signaling from 2.5Gb/s (Gen 1) and 5Gb/s (Gen 2) up to 8Gb/s (Gen 3) per differential signal pair. A modular design of these connectors allows standard pin counts like 36, 64, 98, 164, and 280.
Protective caps are available for many of our products, with options for chains and mounting hardware.
QMA Connector Series
The QMA connector is a quick disconnect version of the SMA connector and shares the same internal construction, which allows the connector to have excellent performance up to 6 GHz.
Amphenol RF’s QN connector is a quick disconnect version of the N-Type connector with similar internal construction, which enables fast and easy matings with minimum space requirements.
SMA and RP-SMA Connector Series
Using a threaded interface, SMA 50 Ohm connectors are semi-precision units that provide excellent electrical performance from DC to 18 GHz and outstanding mechanical durability.
SMP Connector Series
The SMP interface is a subminiature interface in the same scale as MMCX connectors but offers a frequency range of DC to 40 GHz. It is commonly used in miniaturized high frequency coaxial modules and is offered in both push-on and snap-on mating styles.
Amphenol’s spring clips are very versatile and can be used in many applications including antennas, metal housing connections, grounding connections, shielding connections, ESD & EMC connections, and LSD connectors. Amphenol offers more than 70 different P/Ns within 4 major families, including low and high force range standard ﬁngers, side-protected and side-protected with preload.
Amphenol's stamping antenna can be implemented into IOT devices, mobile phones, laptops, tablets, wearable devices, and other mobile products. It has a simple structure, low cost, and high RF performance. Generally, it's mounted close to the PCBA and works with bands: GPS, WiFi, UWB, 2G, 3G, 4G, and 5G bands.
Strain Relief Boots
Our Strain Relief Boots provide protection and reinforcement for rugged applications.
Termination Tools for RF Connectors
Amphenol RF offers a full line of termination tooling to meet your specific production requirements. All tools meet Amphenol’s stringent design and quality requirements and provide a consistent and reliable crimp each and every time, thereby ensuring the integrity of the connector termination.
USB 2.0 Type C (Lite version)
The Lite version of 16pin USB 2.0 Type C connectors come with, top and middle mount options. These connectors can deliver a speed performance of 480Mb/s, with a current rating of 5A, and power rating up to 100W. It is ideal for consumer applications such as wearable devices, power banks, smart home devices, e-cigarettes, and especially for TWS (True Wireless Stereo) headphones.
USB 3.1 GEN 1 Connector
FCI Basics USB 3.1 Gen 1 SuperSpeed connector delivers 10x the data transfer rate of Hi-Speed USB, as well as improved power efficiency. Standard form-factor plug and receptacle performs up to 5Gbps and has "Sync-N-Go" technology that minimizes user wait-time. SuperSpeed USB is backward compatible with USB 2.0.
USB4 Type C Cables
Amphenol's USB4 is the most recent update of the USB specification and supports a range of higher video resolutions, high data bandwidth, power. The bandwidth capability is increased up to 40Gbps in two lanes. Amphenol's USB4 cable has passed the certification of USB4 Gen3 spec, and the TID number is 4266. The mechanical interface is compatible with USB3.2 and Type C.
USB Type C
Amphenol offers customized USB type C receptacles, whether in USB2.0 or USB3.0 version, in surface or mid-mount SMT version. Amphenol has also developed its own standard “strong” type, which enables high soldering adhesion to the PCB, suitable for harsh environments or high cable pulling force requirements. Waterproof versions have been designed as well.
USB Type C Connector and Cable Assembly
USB Type C standard receptacles provide multifunction single cable solutions for data, power, audio, and video. The small form factor made this interconnection a unquestioned technology across devices. The reversible design enables quick and easy connections, no matter which way it is inserted. 16-pin Type-C is a more economical solution to support 20V/5A 100W power charge & speed up to 480Mb/s.
Waterproof Micro USB 2.0
Amphenol's Waterproof Micro USB 2.0 comes with full shielding that protects against Electromagnetic Interference (EMI), Radio-Frequency Interference (RFI), and Electromagnetic Discharge (ESD). The USB connector supports fast charging with 1.8A power contacts and is capable to support up to 3A for customized needs. These halogen-free connectors meet IPX4 industry ratings.
Wearable Device Antenna
Amphenol's Laser Direct Structuring (LDS) is used for wearables, smart phones, tablets and other mobile devices. The antenna can be mounted on a plastic holder with an irregular shape. It can save space and improve the performance of the antenna.