GCT (Global Connector Technology)
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Shielded USB connections for enhanced sound quality
For many premium consumer electronic devices, adoption of the latest connectors is essential. These devices must perform at their very best and have very little in the way of compromise, providing the users with a product that justifies the associated price tag. Specifically, in the high end headphone market, GCT has seen the migration from Micro USB to Type-C move very quickly.
GCT USB1086 USB Type A with 20,000+ mating cycles
The USB1086 ultra-high mating cycle USB Type A connector is extremely durable with an industry leading 20,000+ mating cycles, well suited for ‘high traffic’ applications.
GCT launches vertical mount USB type-C plug
The USB4151 USB type-C plug has high integrity when mounted considering its small PCB footprint. The connector is reinforced with five shell stakes in addition to two locating pegs, a critical requirement when designing equipment for charging and docking applications.
FFC and FPC connectors for efficient internal connections
GCT's range of FFC and FPC connectors is designed to meet the cost-conscious demands of a user's design. The refreshed product range has been developed to accommodate a wide variety of applications at a competitive price point.
Making USB Type-C more accessible for electronic designs
The GCT ionex range provides the fast charging capabilities of USB Type-C at a cost effective price point. For applications where charging is the primary function for a USB connection, the ionex range truly makes Type-C a real option over other popular USB types.
Sealed connections with waterproof Micro USB
The aquanex waterproof connector range is part of a new product line from GCT, which aims to bring together high-performance USB connectors with excellent IP rated sealing. The first connector launched from the aquanex range, the USB3500, is a horizontal mid-plane mounted micro USB connector sealed to IP67.