Super-fast Plug Connectors for the New USB3.0 Standard

Munich, - Yamaichi Electronics has expanded its portfolio of I/O connectors with the super-fast USB 3.0 series.

In addition to its extensive line of USB 2.0, mini, and microUSB connectors, Yamaichi is now also offering a line of USB 3.0 interfaces. This brings Yamaichi into the high-speed USB connector market, because unlike the existing USB 2.0 interface (up to a maximum of 480 Mbit/sec), USB 3.0 connectors carry up to 5 Gbit/sec. Of course, downward compatibility with the existing USB 2.0 standard is a given.

Yamaichi currently offers the following versions:
Description                        Article number
USB3.0 A-Type, SMT, Single Port USB-3.0-A-S9-FL-R
USB3.0 A-Type, TH, Single Port USB-3.0-A-T9-FL-R
USB3.0 A-Type, SMT, Dual Port USB-3.0-A-S9-DPS-4-FL-T
with or without EMI guide

To guarantee fast data transfer, appropriate high-speed cables with USB 3.0 plugs are needed. They are covered by the wide variety of the USB 3.0 program. All cables can be assembled with a wide variety of cable connectors, as needed by the customer. The high-quality processing and insertion moulding of the connectors are a given.

All connectors, whether on the device or the cable side, are high in quality, are gold-plated, and are packaged on trays or in tape and reel.

In addition to this new connector system, Yamaichi offers a broad portfolio and board-to-board and board-to-cable solutions in a variety of pitches and versions.

For more details and product enquiries please contact Daniela Pallas, mail: or visit our website

About Yamaichi Electronics

Yamaichi is a market leader for test & burn-in sockets, connectors and connection systems - areas in which reliability and function safety are essential for the success of the whole project. Yamaichi has established itself very quickly on the world market as a manufacturer of high-quality and reliable components for ambitious applications in the following sectors: photovoltaic, automotive, medical, semiconductor, telecommunications infrastructure, industrial automation, mobile computer technology, mobile telephones, GPS systems, printers, digital cameras, camcorders, as well as electronic devices in the retail trade, industry and electronics.

Yamaichi Electronics Deutschland GmbH

Karl-Schmid-Str. 9, 81829 München, Germany

Tel. +49 (0)89 - 4 51 09-0

Fax: +49 (0)89 - 4 51 09-110

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