HSEC8-DP SI Evaluation Kit

HSEC8-DP SI Evaluation Kit

SI test platform for evaluating 0.80 mm pitch Edge Rate® Differential Pair High-Speed Edge Card Connectors


Samtec 0.80 mm pitch Edge Rate® Differential Pair High-Speed Edge Card Connectors offer 56 Gbps PAM4 performance in typical edge card applications. The HSEC8-DP SI Evaluation Kit provides system designers and SI engineers an easy-to-use solution for testing HSEC8-DP connectors.

The HSEC8-DP SI Evaluation Kit delivers a high-quality system with robust mechanical design. It can be used standalone for HSEC8-DP connectors. Please contact Samtec’s technical experts at KitsAndBoards@samtec.com for additional information.

HSEC8-DP SI Evaluation Kit
Samtec Part No REF-210637-X.XX-XX Pictured


14G FireFly™ KCU105


  • Two PCB system with compact form factor
  • One PCB contains HSEC8-DP connector (HSEC8-120-01-L-DP-A-WK-K)
  • Second PCB contains 0.80 mm pitch card edges that mate with HSEC8-DP connector
  • Routes high-speed differential pairs (8 total) from HSEC8-DP connectors and card edges to high-precision RF connectors
  • Supports multiple high-precision RF connector options (2.4 mm/2.92 mm SMAs)
  • Optimized SI performance via Samtec Final Inch® BOR PCB trace routing
  • Enable time domain measurements via direct connection to TDR/TDTs
  • Enable frequency domain measurements via direct connection to VNAs


  • Servers
  • Storage
  • Networking
  • Test and measurement
  • Wired communication
  • Wireless communications

Ordering Information

Please see drawing REF-210637-X.XX-XX for more detail.

Contact KitsAndBoards@Samtec.com for additional ordering information.


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