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Fiber Optic Cable Unleashes a New Breed of Broadcasting

As video traffic increases and image quality improves, the quality of the cable used to transmit and receive the broadcast has never been more important. Fiber optic cable is getting the signal across. There are …

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Waterproof Connectors for Portable Devices

Product designers have to account for the real possibility that a small consumer device will get splashed on or dropped into the drink. The right waterproof connector can save the day. Spilling a drink or …

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WHAT'S NEW IN THE CONSUMER MARKET

Comprehensive coverage of the latest connector and cable technologies, designs, and standards

Wire-to-board connector products: Amphenol ICC's Minitek® Pwr Connector System
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Wire-to-Board Connector Products April 2019

This week’s Product Roundup highlights wire-to-board connector products for industrial, datacom, telecom, …

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Panther PA Series waterproof connectors
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Waterproof Connector and Cable Products

This week’s Product Roundup highlights waterproof connector and cable products from leading …

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Premium Audio Connectors and Cables are the F...

Precision audio connectors and premium cables provide music aficionados with high-fidelity sound. …

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Lightweight Connector Innovations Enable Info...

Consumers are now accustomed to instant, high-quality sound and image technology everywhere …

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Mill-Max 868 Series
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Consumer Electronics Connector Products

This week’s Product Roundup highlights consumer electronics connector solutions for handheld electronics, appliances, …

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Power & Signal stocks Sumitube SA3
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Wire and Cable Products

This week’s Product Roundup highlights wire and cable products including heat-shrink tubing, …

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JAE’s DX07 Series USB Type-C connectors
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USB Connector Products

This week’s Product Roundup highlights USB connector products from leading suppliers. JAE’s …

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Low-Powered, Battery-Free Cell Phones Could C...

The possibility of battery-free cell phones poses an existential threat to connector …

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Board-to-Board Connector Products

This week’s Product Roundup highlights board-to-board connector solutions from leading suppliers. Mill-Max …

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CONSUMER REFERENCE LIBRARY

An extensive collection of next-gen connector and cable technologies, design resources, specification tips, and application guides

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Cable Connector Seals May Determine the Life ...

Water is the enemy of electronics. Yet equipment ranging from our pocket-dwelling …

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New Gaming Hardware Revealed at E3 2018

Accessible gaming and a new console? Yes, please. This year’s E3 show …

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Battery Connectors Evolve to Stay in Charge

Smaller, more powerful handheld, portable, and wearable devices depend on a new …

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Selecting the Ideal Spring-Loaded Connector f...

Our portable devices would not be possible without proven connector technologies that …

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The Maker Movement Encourages Tech Tinkerers ...

As growing numbers of hobbyists and makers tinker with today’s technology, more …

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How to Create a Durable Low-Force Crimp Conta...

Products ranging from appliances to vehicles feature crimp contact plug connectors that …

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Connector Industry Supports Future Engineers ...

Students are introduced to connectors as they build and design competition robots. …

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Sensors Make Sense Beyond IoT Applications

Synergy between advanced sensors as well as related connectors and cable assemblies …

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Virtual Reality Isn’t Better than the Real ...

Companies are working on new cable designs that will help move this …

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The Implications of Adopting eSIM Technology

As the Internet of Things expands to link phones, appliances, security systems, …

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Gaming Connectors Evolve (Even When Gaming Pr...

Smaller connector designs pushed by the cellphone world find a new home …

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Standards
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Right to Repair Legislation Moves from Automo...

Consumers and businesses want to be able to repair the products they …

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Cable Basics
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A Custom Solution for Tight Spaces – Mi...

Shielded micro- and nano-sized cables save space and weight in portable electronics. …

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