Computer Interface Connectors

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Type-C Connectors support high-speed data delivery.

July 27, 2016

Designed for mobile and smart devices, USB Type-C Connectors deliver speeds up to 10 Gbps for data transfer, audio and video connectivity, supporting HDMI, DisplayPort, and VGA. Units also support USB Power Delivery standards of charging capability, with rapid charging up to 100 W. Range includes both horizontal and vertical USB type C receptacles. Available in hybrid of thru hole and SMT, horizontal receptacles allow optimized co-planarity and inspection after processing. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ethernet Communication Module increases interface panel abilities.

July 15, 2016

Designed for all EA3-series C-more Micro operator interface panels, EA-ECOM communication expansion module adds Ethernet (RJ45) port for programming and PLC communications at 10/100 Mbps. Module attaches to rear of panel and does not require any external power. When attached, this solution accelerates project download and firmware update speeds. Functionality also supports multiple connections to multiple PLCs and protocols; C-more Micro programming software and firmware v4.0 are required. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Development, Programming Modules foster USB integration.

June 24, 2016

Used with proprietary development hardware and ICs, UMFTPD3A programmer module assists engineers as they carry out programming of OTP memory/eFUSE logic (FT260 and FT4222H) directly through FT_Prog programming package. External programming voltage covers 1.5–6.5 V. Also available, UMFT260EV1A development module relates to FT260Q, HID-class USB bridging IC, which has I²C and UART bus conversion capabilities. Solution adds connectivity to HMIs and other computing peripherals. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mounting & Attaching Products

GCT Delivers 10 Million Dual USB Connectors for Raspberry Pi Application

May 26, 2016

Global Connector Technology (GCT) has shipped its ten millionth Dual USB connector USB1035 for the Raspberry Pi. Two dual USB connectors are used on each Raspberry Pi device to enable the attachment of peripherals such as keyboards, mice and webcams which provide the Pi with additional functionality. The GCT dual, USB type A, connector was initially chosen for cost, service, lead time and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Wall-Plug 15 W Power Adapters feature USB Type-C connectors.

April 15, 2016

Available in versions to suit North American and European input voltages and power outlets, AQ15 Series offers USB Type-C DC output connectors for charging mobile electronic devices and peripherals. Products deliver 15 W output power and 5 V output voltage, are rated for 3 A current and AC inputs spanning 100–240 V, and feature max leakage current of 20 µA. Select models are compliant with US Department of Energy Level VI or European Union Code of Conduct V5 Tier 2 energy efficiency standards. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB-C to DVI Adapter broadens laptop connectivity options.

April 13, 2016

Providing USB-C (24-pin) male input and DVI-I (29-pin) female output, USB-C™ to DVI Adapters CDP2DVI/CDP2DVIW enable existing DVI cables to communicate with laptop via USB-C port. Both black and white versions can carry DisplayPort 1.2 and Thunderbolt™3 signal and support video resolutions up to 2,560 x 1,600. Targeted users include IT departments/professionals who need to reconfigure current workstations to accommodate USB-C laptop or Ultrabook™. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

External USB Power Adapters meet efficiency, safety regulations.

March 30, 2016

While average respective loading efficiency ratings are >76% and >79%, DA5 and DA10 series both feature USB output connections and meet requirements of European Code of Conduct (CoC) v5 Tier 2 as well as United States Department of Energy Level VI. DA10 series is also approved to 60950-1 and 62368-1 safety standards. Operating down to -10°C, wall-mount products offer standby power of <75 mW and have integrated primary side regulation chip topology. AC plug options allow worldwide use.
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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Adapter Cables foster Type-C/legacy compatibility.

March 24, 2016

Type-C USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 adapter cables connect older peripheral devices to newer computer or Type-C-enabled peripherals to older computers. Each plug-and-play cable features twisted pair data lines that help reduce crosstalk and maximize flexibility. While USB 2.0 variants include Type-C to A, B, Micro-B, Mini-B 5 position, or C, USB 3.0 cables come in Type-C to A, B, and Micro-B versions. Each series has 30 µ gold-plated connectors, double-shielded cable, and fully molded connectors. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB-C Adapter supports HDMI connections.

February 4, 2016

Available in black and white versions, USB-C to HDMI Adapter enables users to connect USB-C equipped laptops to HDMI monitor, projector, or TV. Unit is compatible with Thunderbolt™ 3 and USB-C devices that pass DisplayPort video signal. Adapter is especially useful for IT departments and professionals that need to quickly re-configure their current workstations to accommodate new USB-C laptop or Ultrabook™. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Software

Altronix Showcases Innovative Power and Transmission Solutions at Intersec 2016

January 21, 2016

Featured Products Include LINQ™ Network Communication and Control Solution Dubai – Altronix Corporation, the recognized leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, is showcasing a number of new and innovative products and solutions at Intersec 2016. Among the highlights is the company’s new LINQ™ Technology, which fills the void in network... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB-C Laptop Adapter supports four DC output voltages.

December 30, 2015

Providing 4 different voltage/current output levels of 20 V/2.25 A, 15 V/3 A, 12 V/3 A, and 5 V/3 A, PowerGear USB-C 45 offers one power charger for Type C MacBook and models from other companies with USB-C reversible-plug connector. Adapter features built-in 4.9 ft cable that attaches flush with body, and InnerShield™ Protection Technology which protects devices from over-current, over-voltage, over-temperature, over-power, and short-circuiting. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Adapter Cables feature USB Type-C(TM) connector.

December 8, 2015

Featuring USB Type-C™ connector, Adapter Cables are available to connect USB-C ports to USB 2.0 devices that have USB-A, USB-B, Mini-B, or Micro-B connectors. USB-C connectors can support USB 3.1 Gen 2 data transfer rates up to 10 Gbps, USB Power Delivery up to 100 W, and USB Alternate Mode to transmit DisplayPort, DVI, HDMI, or VGA signals alongside USB data and power signals. Connectors are reversible and backward compatible with previous USB generations. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products

Integrated USB 3.1 Connector supports mobile platforms.

December 7, 2015

Featuring integrated jumper and connector assembly, FPConnected™ USB 3.1 X-Beam™ Bridge includes ultra-low profile USB3.1 Type C receptacle, high-speed Flexible Printed Circuit, and low-profile X-Beam FPC-to-Board interposer. Product is available in variety of length options and can be independently mounted, eliminating time-consuming issues associated with main PCB mounting. In addition, connector delivers optimized signal integrity vs. standard board-to-board or traditional FPC connectors. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Wall Plug Adapters meet Level VI standards.

August 13, 2015

Featuring 2.56 x 1.42 x 0.89 in. footprint, 5 Watt Models SWI5-5-N-I38 and SWI5-5-E-I38 deliver 5 Vdc single regulated outputs with universal input voltage from 90~264 Vac. Both feature no load power consumption of <0.075 W and provide over voltage, over current, and short circuit protections. SWI5-5-N-I38 has input blades for North American and Japanese applications, while SWI5-5-E-I38 has European input blades. Applications include media players, e-readers, GPS, and other mobile devices. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

USB Flash Module enables in-field panel upgrades without computer.

April 13, 2015

Used in field, Model 400 USB Flash Module lets installers update firmware for panels that would otherwise require computer and Model 399 Programming Harness. USB 2.0 connector is provided to plug USB flash drive into Model 400, and 4-pin header connects directly to panel. As new firmware is released from DMP, it can be downloaded and stored on USB flash drive and then connected to Model 400 to be used for panel firmware updates. LED on USB indicates successful programming. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Ethernet and Converged Network Adapters support 10 GbE and OCP.

March 18, 2015

OneConnect® OCe14104 and OCm14000-OCP are 4-port 10GbE PCIe and dual-port 10GbE Open Compute Project (OCP) form factor Ethernet and Converged Network Adapters (CNAs). OCm14000-OCP adapters provide such capabilities as Network Virtualization and Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN), Network Virtualization using Generic Routing Encapsulation (NVGRE), Single-Root I/O Virtualization (SR-IOV), and protocol support for RDMA over Converged Ethernet (RoCE) or block storage on Emulex OneConnect CNAs. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Feed-Through Connectors eliminate soldering.

March 6, 2015

Available in audio, data, and fiber versions, FT Digital XLR Feed-Through Connectors can be front or rear mounted into standard 24 mm XLR connector mounting hole. Options include both USB 2.0 and 3.0 LC and SC fiber, RJ45 in both Cat6 and Cat5e with and without shielding, and connector gender change. Offered with standard or countersunk mounting holes, connectors have high impact plastic shells. Bezels are available in 7 colors to identify function when fitted to control panel. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Ethernet Network Adapters deliver enterprise-grade features.

March 4, 2015

Providing 2 ports of 10GBASE-T, OneConnect® OCe14102-NT adapters let end-users leverage existing copper infrastructure while gaining such enterprise-class features as overlay networking and high performance storage offloads as well as full support for PCIe 3.0. Intelligent offload capabilities can lower overall server power consumption by up to 50 W/server and increase server CPU availability by reducing server I/O workload. Areas of use include data center and cloud environments. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

USB Type-C Port Controllers target top-tier PC makers.

February 13, 2015

Based on PSoC® 4 programmable system-on-chip architecture, CCG1 Type-C Port Controllers integrate voltage- and current-monitoring circuitry critical for power adapter applications. PSoC 4 architecture integrates ARM® Cortex™-M0 core with PSoC's programmable analog and digital peripherals. Type-C standard’s 2.4 mm high connector plug allows for transport of USB signals and PCIe or DisplayPort signals on same connector. Applications include USB cables, power adapters, notebooks, and monitors. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pluggable Network Adapters support IEEE-802az standard.

February 13, 2015

Supporting fiber optic link distances up to 10.0 km per TIA 568 (9/125), Blackfin LC 1000Base-SX/LX to PCI-Express Network Adapters  integrate Intel I210 PCI-Express network controller plus optical transmitters and receivers into modular pluggable component with duplex LC interface. SMBus pass through enables IPMI/BMC configuration of controller interface. Operating from -40 to +85°C with 0.81 W active state power consumption, adapters have threaded PCB retention bosses for secure mounting. Read More