Micro Pitch Board-To-Board

Fine pitch board-to-board connectors with availability as small as 0.40 mm and stack heights as low as 1 mm.

.050" Systems

.050" Systems

.050" (1.27 mm) pitch board stacking socket and terminal strips in low profile and elevated stack heights, pass-through, rugged, high-density, and low cost designs.


.050" x .050" Micro Pitch Systems.050" x .050" Micro Pitch Board-to-Board Terminal and Socket Strips

.050" (1.27mm) x .050" (1.27mm) pitch board-to-board terminal and socket strips in a variety of board stacking heights, orientations and contact styles.

Features
  • Series up to 10,000 cycles
  • Wide array of board stacking heights
  • Various mating orientations
  • Rugged options
  • Numerous contact styles
  • Stack heights .235" (5.91 mm) - .754" (19.15 mm)
  • Available up to 100 pins
Products
V
  • TFM
  • TFML
  • TFC
  • FW-SM
  • FW-TH
  • FTSH
  • FTS
  • FSH
  • HPT
  • SFM
  • SFML
  • SFC
  • SFMC
  • SFMH
  • CLP
  • FLE
.050" x .050" Micro Pitch Systems

Micro Rugged Board-to-Board

Micro Rugged Board-to-Board

Micro pitch interconnects with high-reliability Tiger Eye™ and rugged Edge Rate® contact systems for high mating cycles, high-shock and vibration applications; integral ground/power plane interconnects with increased contact wipe and insertion depth for rugged applications; self-mating interconnects with mating/unmating forces 4-6x greater than typical micro pitch connectors.


SI Lite SolutionsSI Lite - Rugged 8 Gbps High-Speed Connectors

Cost-effective board stacking solutions rated up to 8 Gbps to run high-speed signals in a variety of applications.

Features
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Compatible with popular industry standards including PCIe® 1.0, 2.0 and 3.0, JTAG, LVDS, etc.
  • Cost-effective solutions
  • Tiger Eye™ rugged contact system
  • Flexible board stackers
Products
V
  • FTSH
  • CLP
  • SFM
  • TFM
  • SFC
  • TFC
  • FOLC
  • MOLC
  • S2M
  • T2M
  • SFMC
  • TSM
  • SSM
  • SSW
  • MMS
  • CLT
  • TW-SM
  • TW-TH
SI Lite Solutions

Rugged Tiger Eye™ SystemsRugged Tiger Eye™ Systems

These rugged, high-reliability, high-cycle interconnects feature Samtec's Tiger Eye™ contact system.

Features
  • High-reliability Tiger Eye™ three-finger BeCu contact system
  • Optional locking and latching systems for higher withdrawal force
  • Extended Life Product™ testing available
  • Standard and cost-saving designs
Products
V
  • SEM
  • TEM
  • SEML
  • SEMS
  • TEMS
  • SFM
  • TFM
  • TFML
  • SFC
  • TFC
  • SFMH
  • FSH
  • SFMC
  • FOLC
  • MOLC
  • S2M
  • T2M
  • SMM
  • TMM
  • SFML
Rugged Tiger Eye™ Systems

Edge Rate®Edge Rate® Connector Strips

Rugged Edge Rate® contact systems optimized for signal integrity performance.

Features
  • Edge Rate® contacts optimized for signal integrity performance
  • 1.5 mm contact wipe
  • Robust when "zippered" during unmating
  • Up to 56 Gbps PAM4 performance
  • 0.50 mm, 0.635 mm or 0.80 mm pitch systems
  • Stack heights from 5 mm to 18 mm
  • Extremely slim 2.5 mm body width on 0.635 mm pitch system
  • 0.50 mm pitch system for up to 40% PCB space savings vs 0.80 mm pitch system
Products
V
  • ERM8
  • ERF8
  • ERM8-RA
  • ERF8-RA
  • ERM8-EM
  • ERF8-EM
  • ERM8-S
  • ERF8-S
  • ERM5
  • ERF5
  • ERF5-RA
  • ERM6
  • ERF6
Edge Rate®

Razor Beam™Razor Beam™

High-speed, high-density Razor Beam™ self-mating systems reduce inventory costs and are available in a variety of pitches and lead styles for increased flexibility.

Features
  • 10 stack height options from 5 mm to 12 mm
  • Audible click when mated
  • Mating and unmating forces approximately 4-6x greater than typical micro pitch connectors
  • Up to 100 contacts
Products
V
  • LSHM
  • LSHM-S
  • LSS
  • LSEM
  • JSO
Razor Beam™

Q Rate®Q Rate® Slim, Rugged High-Speed Interconnects

Samtec Q Rate® connectors have a slim footprint, integral power/ground plane, and Edge Rate® contacts for superior SI performance.

Features
  • Performance to 28 Gbps
  • Rugged Edge Rate® contacts
  • Integral ground/power plane
  • Up to 156 positions
  • Slim footprint (less than 5.00 mm wide)
Products
V
  • QRF8
  • QRM8
  • QRF8-DP
  • QRF8-RA
  • QRM8-DP
  • QRM8-RA
Q Rate®

Q2™Q2™ Rugged/High-Speed Interconnects

These rugged, high-speed connectors feature a ground plane and high-wipe contacts.

Features
  • Performance to 25 Gbps NRZ
  • Increased insertion depth
  • Dual stage hot pluggable
  • Integral ground/power plane
  • Shielded option available
  • Power combo option
  • Contacts: Up to 208 I/Os
  • Stack height: 10.00 mm - 16.00 mm
Products
V
  • QFS
  • QMS
  • QFS-DP
  • QMS-DP
  • QFS-RA
  • QMS-RA
  • QFS-EM
  • QMS-EM
  • QFS-PC
  • QMS-PC
  • QFSS
  • QMSS
  • QFSS-DP
  • QMSS-DP
  • QFSS-PC
  • QMSS-PC
  • QFSS-DP-PC
  • QMSS-DP-PC
Q2™

mPOWER® Ultra Micro Power Connectors2mm Pitch Power Connectors, mPOWER® Ultra Micro Power Connectors

Micro 2 mm pitch power connectors with blade interconnects designed for staging a combination power and signal/ground solution.

Features
  • Design flexibility as a power-only system or a two-piece system for power/signal applications
  • Use with Samtec’s high-speed connector systems for a power/signal solution
  • 5 mm to 16 mm, 18 mm & 20 mm stack heights
  • Up to 18 A per blade
  • 2 – 5 power blades on a 2.00 mm pitch
Products
V
  • UMPT
  • UMPT-RA
  • UMPS
  • GPSO
  • UMPC
  • UMPCT
  • IMPC
  • IMPCC
  • CC489
mPOWER® Ultra Micro Power Connectors

Floating Contact SystemsFloating Contact System

High-speed floating contact system minimizes mating alignment errors.

Features
  • Provides 0.50 mm (.0197") float in X and Y directions
  • Ideal for multiple connectors on a board
  • Up to 60 floating contacts
  • Choice of body height and right-angle design
Products
V
  • FT5
  • FS5
Floating Contact Systems

Micro Pitch Systems

Micro Pitch Systems

Micro connectors, board stacking interconnects, on 0.40 mm, 0.50 mm, 0.635 mm, 0.80 mm, and 1.00 mm pitch with stack heights from 2.3 mm to 8 mm, vertical and right-angle orientations.


Micro Blade & BeamMicro Blade & Beam Ultra Fine Pitch Connectors

0.40 mm and 0.50 mm pitch Micro Blade & Beam ultra slim, ultra low profile connectors.

Features
  • Ultra fine pitch – 0.40 mm and 0.50 mm
  • Ultra low stack down to 2.00 mm
  • Slim body design for increased board space savings
  • Compatible with mPOWER™ for power/signal flexibility.
Products
V
  • ST4
  • SS4
  • SS5
  • ST5
  • SLH
  • TLH
Micro Blade & Beam

0.50 mm (.0197") Pitch Systems0.50 mm (.0197") Pitch Systems

Micro Blade & Beam systems in a variety of stack heights and orientations for flexible stacking.

Features
  • Basic blade & beam system
  • Low profile systems available
  • Available up to 300 I/Os
  • Several meet E.L.P.™ (Extended Life Product™) standards
  • Hermaphroditic connectors available
  • Various standard positions available up to 300
  • Vertical and right-angle styles available
Products
V
  • BTH
  • BTH-RA
  • BSH
  • BSH-RA
  • LTH
  • LSHM
  • BSH-EM
  • BTH-EM
  • LSH
Help Me Choose?
0.50 mm (.0197") Pitch Systems

0.635 mm (.025") Pitch Systems0.635 mm (.025") Pitch Systems

Basic Blade & Beam systems for flexible stacking.

Features
  • Basic blade & beam system
  • Low profile systems available
  • Available up to 300 I/Os
  • Several meet E.L.P.™ (Extended Life Product™) standards
  • Edge mount style available
Products
V
  • BTS
  • BSS
  • LSS
Help Me Choose?
0.635 mm (.025") Pitch Systems

0.80 mm (.0315") Pitch Systems0.80 mm (.0315") Pitch Systems

Flexible stacking interconnects available in a variety of contact systems, position counts, and low profile styles.

Features
  • Several contacts styles available
  • Low profile systems available
  • Available up to 300 I/Os
  • Hermaphroditic connectors available
  • Edge mount styles available
  • Several meet E.L.P.™ (Extended Life Product™) standards
Products
V
  • BTE
  • BSE
  • LSEM
  • ERF8
  • ERM8
  • ERF8-S
  • ERM8-S
  • CLE
  • TEM
  • SEM
  • FTE
  • AW
Help Me Choose?
0.80 mm (.0315") Pitch Systems

1.00 mm (.0394") Pitch Systems1mm Pitch Connector Systems (.0394")

1mm pitch connector systems, flexible stacking, and available in a variety of contact systems, position counts, and low profile styles.

Features
  • Various board stacking styles and options
  • Rugged options available
  • Up to 100 I/Os
  • Flexible stack height features
  • E.L.P.™ (Extended Life Product™) available
Products
V
  • BKS
  • BKT
  • FTMH
  • CLM
  • MLE
  • MW
  • FTM
1.00 mm (.0394") Pitch Systems

Floating Contact SystemFloating Contact System

High-speed floating contact system minimizes mating alignment errors.

Features
  • Provides 0.50 mm (.0197") float in X and Y directions
  • Ideal for multiple connector, board-to-board applications
  • Up to 60 floating contacts
  • Choice of body height and right-angle design
Products
V
  • FT5
  • FS5
Floating Contact System

Compression Connectors / One-Piece

Compression Connectors / One-Piece

One-piece compression connectors for rugged, high-shock and vibration applications featuring robust designs, mechanical hold downs, screw downs, and low profile designs on 1.00 mm, 1.27 mm, 2.54 mm and .100" pitch.


Low Profile Compression InterposersLow Profile Compression Interposers

High-speed, low profile one-piece interposers with a 1.27 mm body height and dual compression contacts.

Features
  • 1.27 mm standard body height
  • 1.00 mm pitch
  • Dual compression or single compression with solder balls
  • 100 – 300 total pins
  • Ideal for low cost board stacking, module-to-board and LGA interfaces
  • Minimizes thermal expansion issues
Products
V
  • GMI
Low Profile Compression Interposers

Micro Pitch One-PieceMicro Pitch One-Piece

1.00 mm and .050" pitch one-piece interfaces for rugged and power applications.

Features
  • For high-shock, vibration, rugged applications
  • Elevated and low profiles from 3 mm to 10 mm
  • Optional screw mounts and alignment pins
  • Single and double row designs
Products
V
  • SEI
  • FSI
  • SIBF
Micro Pitch One-Piece

.100" (2.54 mm) Pitch One-Piece.100" (2.54 mm) Pitch One Piece

One-piece interconnects in vertical and right-angle designs with large contact deflection.

Features
  • Current Rating: 2.4 A per pin
  • Contacts: Up to 30 I/Os
  • Screw insert option for rugged environments
  • Alignment pins on either side of connector
  • Large contact deflection
  • Optional alignment pins
Products
V
  • OPP
  • SIB
  • SIR1
.100" (2.54 mm) Pitch One-Piece

.050" x .100"

.050" x .100"

.050" (1.27 mm) X .100" (2.54 mm) pitch board stacking interconnects available in socket and terminal strips, board stackers, low profile and skyscraper stack heights, pass-through, rugged, and high-density designs.


.050" x .100" Pitch Systems.050" x .100" Pitch Systems

Micro pitch, high-density pin and socket systems with choice of stack heights.

Features
  • Standard and high-temp designs
  • Low profile and skyscraper board stacking
  • Optional polarization, alignment pins and locking clips
  • Flex shroud available
Products
V
  • TMS
  • HTMS
  • MTMS
  • HMTMS
  • DWM
  • HDWM
  • TML
  • ZML
  • FTR
  • RSM
  • SLM
  • SMS
.050" x .100" Pitch Systems

Four Row High-Density Connectors

Four Row High-Density Connectors

High-density four row connectors, .050" (1.27 mm) X .050" (1.27) pitch board stacking interconnects with high-reliability Tiger Eye™ and high-retention Tiger Buy™ contact systems.


High-Reliability Quad Row SystemHigh-Reliability .050" x .050" Pitch Quad Row System

Four row terminal and socket strips with up to 200 Tiger Eye™ contacts for high-reliability.

Features
  • High-density connector strips up to 200 pins
  • High-reliability Tiger Eye™ contact system
  • Four row staggered layout
  • Optional locking clips and alignment pins
Products
V
  • MOLC
  • FOLC
High-Reliability Quad Row System

Cost Effective Quad Row SystemCost Effective .050" (1.27 mm) Pitch Four Row Connectors

Four row connectors, terminal and socket strips with up to 200 Tiger Buy™ pins on a staggered layout.

Features
  • High-density connector strips up to 200 pins
  • High-retention Tiger Buy™ contacts
  • Four row design
  • Optional locking clips
Products
V
  • TOLC
  • SOLC
Cost Effective Quad Row System

One of the unique things about the connector industry is that engineers are often looking for a “mated set” of products, or two connectors that will fit together with a […] The post The Best (And Only) Digital Mated Set Tool in the Industry Just Got Even Better appeared first on ...
Visitors to our New Albany, Indiana-based headquarters are usually impressed with our spacious, open-air, two-story lobby, our 6,000-gallon aquarium, and the newly renovated, state-of-the-art “The Nook.” The Nook is a […] The post Renovated Nook Welcomes Visitors To Samtec With S...
I recently audited a Signal Integrity (SI) class, and as a non Engineer I found it to be extremely challenging. In layman’s terms, Signal Integrity is securing the signal connection […] The post New Signal Integrity Handbook Explains Fundamentals appeared first on The Samtec Blog...
We are preparing to head out west for one of the biggest showdowns of the year. Competitors have been preparing since the spring of 2022 for this meeting. The final […] The post DesignCon 23 or Super Bowl LVII? appeared first on The Samtec Blog....
What could be easier than coming up with an air-tight connector industry forecast for 2023? Although I’ve never completed such a forecast, I’m sure it’s easy to forecast and predict […] The post The Latest Connector Industry Forecast For 2023: A Chat With Ron Bishop appeared fir...