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 is a member of the Alliance for Wireless Power (A4WP) and offers A4WP standard and custom receiver coils. Due to the increasing transmission distance, magnetic coupling charging will be more widely used in the future.
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.
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.
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.
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 is a member of the Qi Wireless Power Consortium. Amphenol offers Qi standard transmitter coil solutions as well as custom receiver coil and FPCB solutions. Wireless charging can now be found in many applications such as smartphones, smartwatches, digital cameras, MP3 players, and wearable patient monitoring devices.
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.