Amphenol RF Articles
Save time and resources with SMA quick connect adapter
Amphenol RF is offering the SMA Quick-Connect adapter, a straight jack to straight plug configuration, as part of its broad portfolio of coaxial adapters. This precision machined 50Ω adapter allows for quick and easy mating with all existing threaded SMA jack and plug connectors.
Think smaller with the new AMC4 connector series
Amphenol RF has announced that it is introducing the small form factor AMC4 connector series. This micro-miniature product series features the popular push-on coupling design and is suitable for IoT applications which require space efficient, economical designs.
SMP bullet adapters for more options for blind mate applications
The expansion of the SMP product line, a high-frequency, subminiature board-to-board solution, has been announced by Amphenol RF, to include several new bullet adapters and a straight cable plug. This connector series is designed for blind mate applications with a variety of board spacing and package size requirements.
Connector series enhances 5G wireless technology
The new 2.2/5 connector series has been introduced by Amphenol RF. This interface is a compact version of the previously released 4.3/10 connector series with a footprint that is 53% smaller. This connector series is lightweight and can accommodate thick, low loss cables up to a half inch. The robust design makes these connectors suited for both indoor and outdoor use.
New 12G adapters and cable-mount connectors announced
Amphenol RF is introducing the latest expansion of its 12G product line designed specifically for 4K/Ultra-HD broadcast applications. This expansion features additional adapter configurations and cable mount connectors for Canare L-5.5CUHD and Belden 4694P, 4731R, and 4731P cables.
Design Compact IOT Devices With Micro-Miniature AMC4 Connectors
Amphenol RF introduce the small form factor AMC4 connector as part of an SMA cable assembly line. This assembly features the popular SMA bulkhead jack connector and the newly minted AMC4 plug connector on 1.13mm cable. The SMA to AMC4 cable assembly is ideal for IoT applications which require space efficient, economical designs.
Micro miniature military connector series available in Europe
The 2M Micro Miniature Military Connector Series, from Amphenol Socapex, is now available in Europe. The 2M Micro Miniature Connector Series product line is designed for interconnect applications requiring high performance and reduced size and weight. This smaller, high density, lightweight connector far exceeds the competition in quality and performance levels.
HD-EFI adapters facilitate testing for board-to-board applications
It has been announced that Amphenol RF has expanded its newly developed HD-EFI product line to include adapters. These HD-EFI to SMA adapters offer additional convenience for customers allowing them to transition to this 50ohm micro-miniature interface.
Board-to-board connector suitable for blindmating applications
Amphenol RF has released its developed HD-EFI product line. This 50ohm micro-miniature interface is suitable for blind-mate situations and mating multiple RF lines between printed circuit boards. These connectors are designed specifically to maximise radial and axial float in board to board applications. HD-EFI PCB jacks are available in through-hole, surface mount, and edge launch designs.
Connected car infrastructure supported by Amphenol RF
Amphenol RF has announced the release of its connected car focused whitepaper titled: 'The Connector Car Market: Amphenol RF Solutions'. This technical paper explores the emerging automotive sub-market and covers relevant products that meet the needs of these applications.
Fixed length FAKRA to AMC cable assemblies
Amphenol RF has introduced a line of fixed length FAKRA to AMC cable assemblies. These assemblies feature two connector series on the ultra-flexible 1.37mm coax cable and are suitable for automotive and IoT applications that require compact infrastructure. The fixed length FAKRA to AMC cable assembly combines the automotive industry standard FAKRA connector with the micro-miniature AMC connector which features a low profile and a small board...
Cable assemblies on LMR cable deliver high performance results
Amphenol RF has introduced a line of SMA fixed length cable assemblies on its LMR-195 and LMR-240 cables. This full Amphenol solution combines precision machined Amphenol RF SMA connectors with high performing LMR cables developed by Times Microwave, an Amphenol company. These pre-configured cable assemblies are designed to offer a lower loss option with electrical performance to standard cables.
Reduced flange connector targets military markets
Designed for reduced spaces in military and aviation applications, Amphenol Socapex's 38999 Reduced Flange receptacle combines space and weight savings with the performance of a MIL-DTL-38999 Series III connector. Its design reduces the footprint surface by 41%. It is also 20% lighter than a standard MIL-DTL-38999 Series III connector. The connector is suitable in situations where a maximum number of MIL-DTL-38999 Series III connectors need ...
Test cables deliver high performance, phase stable results
Amphenol RF has introduced the ATC-PS series of amplitude and phase stable test cables. These pre-configured SMA assemblies are designed for high performance applications which require minimal insertion and return loss.
Connectors designed for high volume automotive applications
A new generation of the popular FAKRA connector series has been introduced by Amphenol RF. The upgraded SMB connector design includes stamped and formed construction for fully automated cable termination. They also feature removable connector housings, for field replacement if necessary, and are mechanically keyed and colour coded to prevent mismating on the production line. The latest FAKRA product offerings are compatible with all previous...
Low loss N-Type connectors improve performance
Amphenol RF has introduced a range of redesigned N-Type connectors optimised for use with Low Loss 400 cables. Low Loss cables provide enhanced shielding with a bonded foil construction ensuring 100% coverage. The connectors feature a nominal impedance of 50 ohms and offer low return loss from DC to 6 GHz. The new Type N connectors are available in straight jack, bulkhead jack, straight plug and right angle plug configurations.
Test probe assemblies boast hand formable cables
Amphenol RF has added a range of SMA test probe assemblies to its line of pre-configured coaxial cable assemblies. This new configuration features high-performance 0.047 and 0.085-inch diameter hand formable semi-rigid cables. The cable assemblies feature a gold plated, precision machined brass body, a gold-plated beryllium copper contact, and PTFE insulator.
12G optimised cable assemblies offer digital signage
Amphenol RF is offering a comprehensive line of 12G products with the release of several connector options and the introduction of 12G optimised cable assemblies. These products are aimed to support the rapidly growing need for faster processing and more space-conscious broadcast solutions.
Compact cable assemblies for high-performance applications
Targeted for high-performance applications, Amphenol RF has introduced fixed length 50Ω HD-BNC cable assemblies as a pre-configured solution. These lightweight, compact cable assemblies deliver a space conscious option for designers and engineers, at what it claims to be a footprint of 51% smaller than traditional BNC connectors, and allows for four times the density.
Cable assemblies suitable for small, high frequency applications
Fixed length SMPM cable assemblies have been introduced by Amphenol RF as a suitable pre-configured solution for high frequency applications with 50Ω impedance requirements. The cable assemblies offer performance up to 20GHz and are designed for high reliability requirements including military and aerospace applications. Amphenol RF’s SMPM pre-configured cable assemblies feature high performance SMPM plug connectors, which a...