SHANGHAI, China -- Dec. 20, 2011 -- To optimize connectivity in miniaturizing electronic products, TE Connectivity today announced the release of the company's 0.3 mm front flip lock, Flexible Printed Circuit (FPC) connectors. This new product offering is low-halogen and includes connectors up to 71 positions.
"With this extended position size range and the availability of a front flip lock actuator, TE offers more flexibility to product designers, who now can break through traditional technological restrictions," said Tyler Madden, product specialist, TE Connectivity. "As TE continues to expand our presence in the FPC connector market, we are excited to announce the introduction of this expanded offering to serve customers with applications requiring connectors outside of the standard range of 10 to 50 positions."
Customers can choose between front flip lock or back flip lock actuators, satisfying various design specifications for consumer electronics, set top boxes, mobile devices, etc. The front flip lock offering is low-halogen, which is more environmentally friendly and meets current requirements of many consumer products.
For more information on TE's new 0.3 mm front flip lock FPC connector, please visit FPC (Flexible Printed Circuit) Connectors Overview