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.
Amphenol has in-house capabilities to create application-specific mobile phone acrylic sheet lenses to fit our customer's precise needs. The sheet lenses are available as plastic or glass. Amphenol has over 10 years of acrylic sheet lens experience. Our lens capacity is over 12 million per month.
Amphenol's Audio Jacks are widely used in mobile phone applications. These connectors are available in different configurations, e.g. compressed type or for SMT solderable versions, and fully customized to the application requirements.
Board-to-Board Connectors - B401/B402 Series (0.80mm pitch)
HIGH DENSITY VERTICAL BOARD-TO-BOARD CONNECTORS
Amphenol's B401/B402 series is 0.80mm pitch board-to-board connectors designed for high-density applications. They support stack heights up to 10mm and 100 positions. These connectors feature surface mount terminations and are available in a comprehensive range to satisfy different customer requirements.
The BTFW Series is a floating board-to-board connector system consisting of plugs and receptacles with two rows of staggered contacts on 1.00mm (0.039in.) centerlines. This connector system is designed for applications that require high density, and high reliability interconnects with higher pin counts and surface mount termination, such as audio-video (AV) and navigation systems in automobiles.
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.
FCI Basics the Clincher™ 2.54mm pitch connector family includes single-row pin-and-receptacle connectors designed for termination to flat flexible circuitry. All receptacle connectors use the same customer-preferred and patented Clincher™ contact and are ideal for applications where shock or vibration are concerns.
Amphenol's contact pads are used in contact areas and as spacers on PCBs. Durable plating includes a diffusion barrier. The contact pads connect with low resistance over the product's lifetime for use in sensitive connections of antennas, microphones, and carbon PCBs. They are available in a wide variety of shapes and sizes. Thickness: scalable ≥ 0.1 mm.
DDR2 SO-DIMM sockets are designed to accept modules that conform to JEDEC MO-224. The sockets come with a small form factor which allows fitting into smaller chassis, aiding the development of smaller & lighter notebooks. It comes in two voltage options with different key-ID to prevent incorrect mating. It operates at a higher speed & bandwidth lowers power consumption.
HIGH-SPEED HIGH-DENSITY SO-DIMM SOCKETS
DDR4 SO-DIMM connectors deliver high-speed and bandwidth. Being half the size of regular DIMMs, they lower power consumption and promote better thermal management. Different key positions aid alignment and prevent mismating. 260 position SO-DIMM connectors are available in 4.00mm, 5.20mm, 8.00mm, 9.20mm height, in standard or reverse options.
Amphenol’s series of miniature data cards and USB dongle antennas for 3G, 3.5G, and 4G LTE applications provide the performance to power high-speed mobile internet connectivity. With volumes less than 1.5cc and a customizable geometry, these multiband antennas are easily integrated into miniature data cards.
Amphenol's double-sided lapping process provides the best solution for mobile device metal decorative logos. We can control part flatness tolerance within +/- 0.03mm and maintain a 1000N+ Laser weld bond between metal components. Our high-quality logos reflect a high brand value to customer end products.
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.
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.
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.
FCI Basics 0.40mm pitch flex connectors utilize 0.4mm contact spacing to offer a high pin count within a small footprint. The SFGL series connectors have zero insertion force for strong FPC retention. The connector series comes with a profile of < 1mm. FCI Basics has been the first in the industry to offer less than 1mm height for its flex products.
Floating Board-to-Board Connectors - B406/B407/B410 Series (0.80mm pitch)
Amphenol's B406/B407/B410 series is 0.80mm pitch floating board-to-board connectors that support stack height up to 23mm and positions from 30 to 120. Its unique connector design has a floating range of ±0.50mm in the X, Y, and Z directions which makes it resistant to vibration. It also supports speed performance up to 2.5Gb/s to meet high transmission requirements.
Amphenol designs and manufactures custom FPC antennas. The FPC antenna can come with adhesive backing, on a plastic carrier, or with wire termination. FPC antennas are commonly used in smartphones, smartwatches, tablets, laptops, set-top boxes, and other devices requiring 4G, 3G, diversity, NFC, Bluetooth, and GPS frequency bands.
Amphenol's HDMI 2.1 supports a range of higher video resolutions and refresh rates including [email protected] HZ and [email protected], 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.
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.
Laser Direct Structuring (LDS) has led to vast opportunities in innovative design. The laser activation technology produces thinner lines and smaller features than previously made possible by other molded interconnect device processes without compromising consistency and repeatability. Surface mounting components on LDS antennas is also possible.
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 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.
MEMORY CARD CONNECTORS WITH SUPPORT FOR UHS-I AND UHS-II
Micro SD and SD card sockets are user-friendly and ideal for use in portable devices such as digital cameras and mobile phones. They are also suitable for server applications as well as automotive devices, notebooks, and servers.
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 connectors have power contacts of 1.8A and 3A current for fast charging. The plastic tongue and two-layer shells design ensure high reliability and prevent connector damage. Amphenol offers customized designs to suit various customer requirements. These connectors also offer high-speed signal stability of up to 480Mb/s transmission.
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.
USB 3.1 Gen 1 now operates with full-duplex signaling over two differential pairs, improving host-directed simultaneous-bidirectional communication. USB 3.1 Micro offers a 5Gb/s signaling rate offering a 10x performance increase over Hi-Speed USB 2.0. SuperSpeed USB is backward compatible with USB 2.0 and will provide optimized power efficiency.
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.
Amphenol's 3.5mm diameter miniature jack connector is a family of connectors used for analog signals, primarily audio. Available in 3 to 5 contacts, the connector comes with an innovative contact design for robustness and high mating cycles. This solution is used for composite video & audio output in consumer electronics devices such as digital cameras, camcorders, and portable DVD players.
FCI Basics Mini USB 2.0 connector delivers a data transfer rate of up to 480Mb/s. The connector takes up only about 1/8 of the space of a standard USB Type B interface, and has five circuits, with one circuit reserved for future use in host identification between devices. Amphenol offers customized designs of the Type B connector to suit various customer requirements.
Amphenol offers market-leading expertise in the design and production of antennas for wireless devices. Our single and multi-band solutions cover all wireless bands: USGSM, GSM, PCS, DCS, UMTS, GPS, CDMA, DVB-H, Bluetooth, WLAN, WiMAX, and 802.11a, and 802.11b/g.
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.
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.
Amphenol's PCIe® M.2 Gen 3 and Gen 4 connectors provide 67 contacts on 0.50mm pitch. It occupies less board space, offers more connector height options, and supports higher data rates compared to PCIe® Mini Card connector. It is designed for PCIe® 3.0, USB 3.0, and SATA 3.0 applications, making it suitable for tablets, laptops, and low-profile storage and server applications.
Amphenol's PCIe® M.2 Gen 5 Connectors provide 67 contacts on 0.50mm pitch. It occupies less board space, offers more connector height options, and supports higher data rates compared to PCIe® Mini Card connector. It is designed for PCIe® Gen 5, making it suitable for tablets, laptops, and low-profile storage and server applications.
FCI Basics RJ11 is the most commonly recognized registered jack. It is used as a standardized telecommunication network interface, for connecting voice and data equipment to a telecommunications carrier in single-line telephones. FCI Basics RJ11 is designed to meet Category 3 (Cat 3) cable performance. Cat 3 cable features a 10Mb/s transfer rate and supports a transmission speed of 16MHz.
SD Express offers the fastest data transfer rates up to 985MB/s adhering to PCIe® Gen 3 x1 lane interface and NVMe application protocol. Meeting SD 7.0 specifications, these connectors come with a pin detection function, which offers enhanced protection and establishes a better read function when the memory card is inserted.
SIM COMPLIANT FOR 2FF AND 3FF
Amphenol is a leader in SIM card sockets. These connectors save space and are user-friendly. The push-push eject feature ensures smooth extraction of the card. It is ideal for use in switches, wifi routers, and mobile phones.