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.


First Name
Last Name
Estimate Annual Usage

Don't want to fill out a form?
Chat with a product expert directly.

Samtec Inc., a global leader in the design and manufacturer of electronic interconnect solutions, announced the opening of its newest manufacturing facility in Royersford, Pennsylvania. The 24,000 square foot facility […] The post Samtec Expands with a New Cable and RF Connector ...
Ahh . . . September. It reminds us of the the last bits of summer, kids going back to school and football. Of course, at Samtec we love global football […] The post Samtec Exhibits at AI Hardware & Edge AI Summit, EuMW 2023 appeared first on The Samtec Blog....
Throughout its history, Samtec has gladly supported charities, events, and causes, and encouraged associates worldwide to be involved in our local communities. In addition, we routinely host donation drives and […] The post Samtec Cares Awards $615,000 in Grants To Local Non-Prof...
In August, the Samtec Web team rolled out an exciting new way to build Discrete Wire cable assemblies, over 500,000 part-number specific images, new default part numbers for our configurators, […] The post Here are the August 2023 Samtec Website Updates appeared first on The Samt...
“It’s a small world” takes on a whole new meaning when we look into some future options of Small Form Factor (SFF) plug-in cards. These small but mighty powerhouses are […] The post It’s a Small World After All appeared first on The Samtec Blog....