Evaluation & Development Kits

Evaluation & Development Kits

Samtec-designed Evaluation and Development Kits simplify the interconnect design process and reduce time to market for hobbyists, tinkerers, and professional engineers alike. Samtec offers the industry’s most comprehensive set of interconnect evaluation and development tools.

Samtec Evaluation & Development Kits

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SI Evaluation Kits:
Board-to-Board

SI Evaluation Kits: Board-to-Board

Samtec Board-to-Board SI Evaluation Kits provide system designers and SI engineers easy-to-use platforms for testing many of Samtec’s popular board-to-board connector products.

SI Evaluation Kits:
Cable

SI Evaluation Kits: Cable

Samtec Cable Assembly SI Evaluation Kits provide system designers and SI engineers easy-to-use platforms for testing many of Samtec’s popular cable assembly products.

Optics / FPGA
Kits

Optics / FPGA Kits

Samtec offers a wide portfolio of FMC, FMC+ and optical module evaluation kits for real-time development and testing in a lab setting.

Component
Kits

Component Kits

Samtec has developed expansion connector accessory kits for three of the most popular platforms:

  • Arduino Uno R3 Expansion Connector Accessory Kit
  • Arm® Mbed™ Application Board Expansion Connector Accessory Kit
  • Raspberry Pi Expansion Connector Accessory Kit

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