UEC5-2 SI Evaluation Kit

UEC5-2 SI Evaluation Kit

SI test platform for evaluating 20+ Gbps FireFly™ Edge Card Socket Assembly


Samtec 20+ Gbps FireFly™ Edge Card Socket Assembly is one part of a two-piece system with a tiny footprint on the board and interchangeable for both copper and optical flyover cable assemblies. The UEC5-2 SI Evaluation Kit provides system designers and SI engineers an easy-to-use solution for testing UEC5-2 connectors.

The UEC5-2 SI Evaluation Kit delivers a high-quality system with robust mechanical design. It can be used standalone for a 20+ Gbps FireFly™ Edge Card Socket Assembly. Please contact Samtec’s technical experts at KitsAndBoards@samtec.com for additional information.

Samtec Part No REF-209372-X.XX-XX Pictured


  • Two PCB system with compact form factor
  • One PCB contains UEC5-2 series connector (UEC5-019-2-H-D-RA-1)
  • Second PCB contains mating card edge
  • Routes high-speed differential pairs (8 total) from UEC5-2 connectors to high-precision RF connectors
  • Supports multiple high-precision RF connector options (2.40 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


  • FPGA/SoC Evaluation and Development Boards
  • Embedded Computing Boards
  • Test and measurement
  • Data Acquisition
  • High Performance Computing
  • Data Centers
  • Telecommunications
  • High Resolution Imaging (i.e. Medical)
  • Broadcast Video/Audio

Ordering Information

Please see drawing REF-209372-X.XX-XX for more detail.

Contact KitsAndBoards@samtec.com for additional ordering information.


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