NovaRay® SI Evaluation Kit

NovaRay® SI Evaluation Kit

SI test platform for evaluating 0.80 mm NovaRay® Extreme Density & Performance Connectors


Samtec 0.80 mm NovaRay® Extreme Density & Performance Connectors combine fully shielded differential pair design and two reliable points of contact for extreme density and extreme performance. The NovaRay® SI Evaluation Kit provides system designers and SI engineers an easy-to-use solution for testing NovaRay® connectors.

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

NovaRay SI Evaluation Kit
Samtec Part No REF-212761-X.XX-XX Pictured


  • Two PCB system with compact form factor
  • One PCB contains NVAM series connector (NVAM-DP-02-2-02.0-S-2-K-TR)
  • Second PCB contains NVAF series connector (NVAF-DP-02-2-05.0-S-2-K-TR)
  • Supports multiple NVAM/NVAF stack heights (7 and 10mm)
  • Routes high-speed differential pairs (16 total) from NVAM/NVAF connectors 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-212761-X.XX-XX for more detail.

Contact for additional ordering information.


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