RF Connectors, Cables, and Components

Samtec offers RF connectors, cables, and components for frequencies up to 110 GHz; 50 Ohm and 75 Ohm impedance; push-on, threaded or bayonet coupling; cable assembly, cable connector and board level applications. Interface types include 1.00 mm, 1.35 mm, 1.85 mm, 2.40 mm, 2.92 mm, SMA, SMPM, SMP, MCX, MMCX, BNC, HD-BNC™, MHF U.FL/W.FL, and many more. Original RF solutions include Bulls Eye® for test and measurement, Ganged Micro-Mini Systems, 100 Ohm Shielded Twisted Pair Assembly, IsoRate® high-isolation RF, and 75 Ohm or high-vibration MMCX solutions.

RF Cable Assemblies

RF Cable Assemblies

Build your RF cable assemblies using Samtec’s RF Cable Solutionator®. RF Cable Solutionator® allows engineers to choose a connector and cable type, and create a final part number, in under a minute. Results include product specifications, pricing and availability, models and prints. Samtec offers a wide range of RF cable assemblies available with low-loss microwave / millimeter wave cable from .047 to .277, RG type cable (316, 174, 178, 58, 179, 6), 12G-SDI Belden cables, high-density ganged and Samtec-optimized varieties. Interface types include 1.35 mm, 1.85 mm, 2.40 mm, 2.92 mm, SMA, SMPM, SMP, MCX, MMCX, BNC, High-Density BNC, MHF U.FL/W.FL, and more.


1.35 mm, Precision RF, 50 Ohm1.35 mm, Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 90 GHz

Features
  • Performance up to 90 GHz
  • Ideal for E-band applications
  • Robust mechanical design, high mating cycles
  • Cable assembly, cable connector, and board level interconnects
Products
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  • RF047-A
  • PRF13
  • 135
1.35 mm, Precision RF, 50 Ohm

1.85 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm1.85 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 65 GHz

Features
  • Performance to 65 GHz
  • Available on RF047-A and RF086 cable assemblies
  • Compression, board level interconnects for stripline or microstrip transmission
  • Cable connectors, compatible with industry standard cables, also available
Products
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  • RF086
  • RF047-A
  • PRF18
  • 185
1.85 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

2.40 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm2.40 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 50 GHz

Features
  • Performance up to 50 GHz
  • Available on RF23C, RF047-A, RF085 and RF086 cable assemblies
  • Compression, board level interconnects for stripline or microstrip transmission
Products
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  • RF086
  • RF047-A
  • RF085
  • RF23C
  • PRF24
  • 240
2.40 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

2.92 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm2.92 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 40 GHz

Features
  • Performance up to 40 GHz
  • Compression mount jack with 2-hole flange in various board thicknesses
  • Available on RF23C, RF047-A, RF085 and RF086 cable assemblies
Products
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  • RF086
  • RF047-A
  • RF085
  • RF23C
  • PRF92
  • 292
2.92 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

3.50 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm3.50 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 34 GHz

Features
  • Performance to 34 GHz
  • Cable connector on 23 AWG solid dielectric low loss microwave cable (RF23S)
  • Board level edge mount upon request
Products
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  • RF23S
  • PRF35
3.50 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

SMA 50 OhmSMA Connectors and Cable Assemblies, 50 Ohm RF

50 Ohm RF SMA connectors and cable assemblies. Subminiature interconnects with screw-type coupling.

Features
  • Performance to 18 GHz
  • 26.5 GHz options available
  • Available on a variety of standard cable assemblies
  • A wide variety of orientations and PCB terminations available
  • Precision cable connectors available for a variety of high-frequency industry standard cables
  • Cable connectors also available on RG 174, RF 316, RG 178 and RG 58
  • Mechanically compatible with 2.92 mm and 3.50 mm interconnects
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Products
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  • RF180
  • RF25S
  • RF405
  • RF402
  • RF280
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RS316
  • RF178
  • RF058
  • GRF1H-C
  • IJ5H
  • PRF01
  • SMA-CA
  • SMA
SMA 50 Ohm

SMPM Precision RF, 50 OhmSMPM Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 65 GHz; single-port SMPM or multi-position ganged Magnum RF™ solutions.

Features
  • Miniature push-on connectors; 30% smaller than SMP
  • Bullet adaptors for board-to-board blind mate applications
  • Magnum RF™ ganged, multi-position solutions (cable-to-board & board-to-board)
  • Low VSWR
  • Full detent and smooth bore for varying retention forces
  • Straight, right-angle and edge mount
  • .047, .086 and Samtec 23 AWG low-loss millimeter wave cable assemblies
Products
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  • RF086
  • RF047-A
  • RF23C
  • PRFM0
  • PRFIA
  • SMPM-SM
  • SMPM-ST-TH
  • SMPM-RA-TH
  • SMPM-EM
  • GC47
  • GPPC
  • GPPB
SMPM Precision RF, 50 Ohm

SMP Precision RF, 50 OhmSMP Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 40 GHz

Features
  • Optional bullet adaptors in two standard lengths
  • Performance up to 40 GHz
  • Compensates for misalignment in X and Y directions
  • RG 405 (.086" DIA) semi-flexible or 25 AWG rugged solid dielectric microwave cable termination
  • Interfaces for tight, more secure connections
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Products
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  • RF25S
  • RF405
  • PRF00
  • SMP-B
  • SMP-TH
  • SMP-EM
SMP Precision RF, 50 Ohm

TNCA, Precision RF, 50 OhmTNCA, Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 18 GHz

Features
  • Performance to 18 GHz
  • Air dielectric design for low VSWR and insertion loss
  • Excellent voltage breakdown resistance
  • Superior average power handling
  • Available on RF180 and RF280 cable assemblies
  • Cable connectors available
Products
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  • RF180
  • RF280
  • PRF04
TNCA, Precision RF, 50 Ohm

N Type 50 OhmN Type Connectors, Cables, and Assemblies, 50 Ohm | Samtec

Robust RF N Type connectors interface with threaded coupling, 50 Ohm

Features
  • 3 GHz or 18 GHz performance options
  • Straight, right-angle or bulkhead
  • RG 174/316/178/58, or .178" and .277" low loss microwave cable assemblies available
Products
V
  • RF180
  • RF280
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RF178
  • RF058
  • GRF1H-C
  • PRF06
N Type 50 Ohm

BNC 75 & 50 OhmBNC 75 & 50 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

75 Ohm and 50 Ohm BNC miniature quick connect/disconnect RF interfaces.

Features
  • 75 Ohm: Optimized for 12G-SDI Broadcast Video solutions
  • 75 Ohm: Performance up to 12 GHz
  • 75 Ohm: RG 179, RG 6 or Belden 1694A/4694R cables available
  • 50 Ohm: Performance up to 4 GHz
  • 50 Ohm: RG 174, RG 316, RG 178 cables available
Products
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  • RFC6T
  • RF179
  • RFA6T
  • RFB6T
  • BNC7T-CA
  • BNC7T-BM
  • BNC7T-EM
  • BNC7T-BH
  • BNC7T-TH
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RF178
  • GRF1H-C
  • BNC5-CA
BNC 75 & 50 Ohm

DIN 1.0/2.3 75 OhmDIN 1.0/2.3 75 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Samtec 75 ohm DIN 1.0/2.3 connectors have push-pull coupling and are designed for high-density applications.

Features
  • Optimized for 12G-SDI Broadcast Video solutions
  • 75 ohm impedance
  • Available in through-hole, right-angle, and cable termination
  • Push / pull mating system
  • Available with RG 179, RG 6 or Belden 4694R/4855R/1694A/1855A cables
Products
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  • RFC6T
  • RFC8T
  • RF179
  • RFA6T
  • RFB6T
  • RFB8T
  • DIN7A-CA
  • DIN7A-TH
  • DIN7A-BH
DIN 1.0/2.3 75 Ohm

HD-BNC 75 OhmHigh-Density BNC 75 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

High-Density BNC: 75 ohm 12G-SDI performance with 4x the panel density of standard BNC solutions.

Features
  • 75 ohm performance
  • Designed to maximize panel density
  • 4x the panel density of standard BNC
  • 20% lighter than standard BNC
  • Quarter turn coupling design
Products
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  • RFC6T
  • RFC8T
  • RFA6T
  • RFB6T
  • RFB8T
  • HDBNC-CA
  • HDBNC-BM
  • HDBNC-BH
  • HDBNC-TH
  • HDBNC-EM
HD-BNC 75 Ohm

Micro High-Frequency 50 OhmMicro High-Frequency 50 Ohm Cable Assemblies

Micro high-frequency system for use when performance and space limitations are a concern.

Features
  • Performance to 10 GHz
  • Flexible .047" DIA cable with HMHF1 termination
  • .081 mm & 1.13 mm DIA coax cables with MHF1, MHF3 or MHF4 connectors
Products
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  • RF047
  • MH081
  • MH113
Micro High-Frequency 50 Ohm

MCX 50 & 75 OhmMCX Connectors and Cable Assemblies, 50 & 75 Ohm | Samtec

MCX connectors and cable assemblies with 50 & 75 Ohm impedance featuring a space-saving design which is approximately 30 percent smaller than SMBs.

Features
  • 30% smaller than SMBs
  • Vertical and right-angle orientations
  • Performance: up to 6 GHz
  • 50 Ohm: RG 174, RG 316 or RG 178 cable terminations
  • 50 Ohm: Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
  • 75 Ohm: RG 179 cable available
Products
V
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RS316
  • RF178
  • IJ5H
  • GRF1H-C
  • MCX-CA
  • MCX-TH
  • MCX-SM
  • MCX-MT
  • MCX-EM
  • RF179
  • MCX7-CA
  • MCX7-TH
  • MCX7-SM
MCX 50 & 75 Ohm

MMCX 50 & 75 OhmMMCX Connectors and Cable Assemblies, 50 & 75 Ohm

MMCX connnectors and cable assemblies with 50 & 75 Ohms impedance, featuring snap-on coupling and non-magnetic options.

Features
  • Performance up to 6 GHz
  • Simple snap-on coupling
  • 50 Ohm: RG 174, RG 316 or RG 178 cable terminations
  • 50 Ohm: Jacks and plugs for high-vibration environments
  • 50 Ohm: Jack with switchable internal/external antenna
  • 50 Ohm: Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
  • 75 Ohm: RG 179 cable available
Products
V
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RS316
  • RF178
  • IJ5H
  • GRF1H-C
  • MMCX-CA
  • MMCXV-CA
  • MMCX-TH
  • MMCX-SM
  • MMCX-MT
  • MMCX-EM
  • MMCX-SW
  • MMCXV-TH
  • MMCXV-EM
  • RF179
  • GRF7H-C
  • MMCX7-CA
  • MMCX7-TH
MMCX 50 & 75 Ohm

SMB 50 & 75 OhmSMB 50 & 75 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Subminiature interconnects featuring snap-on coupling and a space-saving alternative to SMAs.

Features
  • 50 Ohm performance to 6 GHz; 75 Ohm performance to 4 GHz
  • Simple snap-on coupling
  • 50 Ohm: RG 174, RG 316 or RG 178 cable terminations
  • 50 Ohm: Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
  • 75 Ohm: RG 179 cable available
Products
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  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RF178
  • IJ5H
  • GRF1H-C
  • SMB5-CA
  • SMB5-TH
  • RF179
  • SMB7H-CA
  • SMB7H-TH
  • SMB7H-EM
SMB 50 & 75 Ohm

TNC 50 OhmTNC 50 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Threaded coupling interface in standard and reverse polarity.

Features
  • Performance up to 6 GHz
  • Right-angle through-hole jack
  • Straight plug or bulkhead jack
  • RG 174, RG 316, RG 178 or RG 58 cable terminations
Products
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  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RS316
  • RF178
  • GRF1H-C
  • RF058
  • TNC-CA
  • TNC-TH
TNC 50 Ohm

Magnum RF™ Magnum RF™ Ganged, Multi-Position, High-Frequency Connectors

Ganged, multi-position RF blocks and cable assemblies for millimeter wave applications. Ideal when space is limited and a high operating frequency is required.

Features
  • High-density, space-saving design
  • Push-on interface with varying retention forces
  • Ganged, SMPM connectors: operate mode-free up to 65 GHz
  • Micro-miniature SMPM style enables smaller bundle sizes for weight savings and increased airflow
  • Cable-to-board and board-to-board solutions
  • Bullet adaptors allow for axial and radial misalignment, and blind mate
Products
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  • GC47
  • GC86
  • GPPC
  • GPPB
  • PRFIA
Magnum RF™

Bulls Eye®Bulls Eye® RF High-Performance Test to 70 GHz

The high-density array designs and advanced cabling solutions within Samtec’s Bulls Eye® product family enable optimized performance, now to 70 GHz. Compression interface, small footprint and high cycle count make Bulls Eye® ideal for high-performance test applications.

Features
  • 70 GHz, 50 GHz and 20 GHz test assemblies
  • Enables smaller evolution boards and shorter trace lengths
  • Compression interface to the board for easy on/off and eliminate soldering costs
  • Microstrip or stripline PCB transmission types
  • Assembly options: Dual Row (BE70A, BE40A, BDRA) or Quad Row (BQRA)
  • Test boards available for performance verification
  • RF Group: dedicated RF engineers provide personal support for meeting specific RF challenges
Products
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  • BE70A
  • BE40A
  • BDRA
  • BQRA
Bulls Eye®

Shielded Twisted Pair CableShielded Twisted Pair Cable System

High-speed shielded twisted pair cable assembly for 100 ohm applications.

Features
  • 100 ohm signal routing
  • 28 AWG shielded twisted pair cable
  • Terminal and socket end options available
  • Choice of cable length
Products
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  • C28S
  • CJT-TH
  • CJT-BH
Shielded Twisted Pair Cable

IsoRate®IsoRate® High-Isolation RF Connectors and Cables

These IsoRate® high-isolation rf connectors and cables offer substantial savings over traditional RF connectors at approximately half the cost.

Features
  • Half the cost of traditional RF at virtually the same performance
  • Edge Rate® contacts for high-isolation
  • 50 ohm board-to-board systems
  • 50 ohm full ganged system or ganged with industry standard end 2 options
  • Positive latching available
Products
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  • IJ5C
  • IJ5H
  • IJ5
  • IP5
IsoRate®

RF Cable Connectors

RF Cable Connectors

Samtec offers RF cable connectors with bayonet, threaded, and push-on coupling features; available for a wide variety of industry standard cables. High-frequency cable connectors are manufactured with a precise tolerance interface to ensure superior repeatability and high mechanical stability. Interface types include 1.00 mm, 1.35 mm, 1.85 mm, 2.40 mm, 2.92 mm, SMA, SMPM, SMP, MCX, MMCX, SMB, TNC, BNC, HD-BNC™, and many more.


1.00 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm1.00 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 110 GHz

Features
  • Performance to 110 GHz
  • Cable connector for .047, semi-rigid cable available now
  • Excellent repeatability
  • Air dielectric design for low VSWR and insertion loss
  • Full cable assemblies in development
Products
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  • PRF10
1.00 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

1.35 mm, Precision RF, 50 Ohm1.35 mm, Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 90 GHz

Features
  • Performance up to 90 GHz
  • Ideal for E-band applications
  • Robust mechanical design, high mating cycles
  • Cable assembly, cable connector, and board level interconnects
Products
V
  • PRF13
  • RF047-A
  • 135
1.35 mm, Precision RF, 50 Ohm

1.85 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm1.85 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 65 GHz

Features
  • Performance to 65 GHz
  • Available on RF047-A and RF086 cable assemblies
  • Compression, board level interconnects for stripline or microstrip transmission
  • Cable connectors, compatible with industry standard cables, also available
Products
V
  • PRF18
  • RF086
  • RF047-A
  • 185
1.85 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

2.40 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm2.40 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 50 GHz

Features
  • Performance up to 50 GHz
  • Available on RF23C, RF047-A, RF085 and RF086 cable assemblies
  • Compression, board level interconnects for stripline or microstrip transmission
Products
V
  • PRF24
  • RF086
  • RF047-A
  • RF085
  • RF23C
  • 240
2.40 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

2.92 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm2.92 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 40 GHz

Features
  • Performance up to 40 GHz
  • Compression mount jack with 2-hole flange in various board thicknesses
  • Available on RF23C, RF047-A, RF085 and RF086 cable assemblies
Products
V
  • PRF92
  • RF086
  • RF047-A
  • RF085
  • RF23C
  • 292
2.92 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

3.50 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm3.50 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 34 GHz

Features
  • Performance to 34 GHz
  • End option on 23 AWG solid dielectric low loss microwave cable (RF23S)
  • Board level edge mount upon request
Products
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  • PRF35
  • RF23S
3.50 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

SSMA, Precision RF, 50 OhmSSMA, Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 34 GHz

Features
  • Performance to 34 GHz
  • PTFE-loaded dielectric
  • Reduced size for high-density
  • Cable connectors available
Products
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  • PRFS1
SSMA, Precision RF, 50 Ohm

SMA 50 OhmSMA 50 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Subminiature interconnects with screw-type coupling.

Features
  • Performance to 18 GHz
  • 26.5 GHz options available
  • Available on a variety of standard cable assemblies
  • A wide variety of orientations and PCB terminations available
  • Precision cable connectors available for a variety of high-frequency industry standard cables
  • Cable connectors also available on RG 174, RF 316, RG 178 and RG 58
  • Mechanically compatible with 2.92 mm and 3.50 mm interconnects
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Products
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  • PRF01
  • SMA-CA
  • RF180
  • RF25S
  • RF405
  • RF402
  • RF280
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RS316
  • RF178
  • RF058
  • GRF1H-C
  • IJ5H
  • SMA
SMA 50 Ohm

SMPM Precision RF, 50 OhmSMPM Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 65 GHz; single-port SMPM or multi-position ganged Magnum RF™ solutions.

Features
  • Miniature push-on connectors; 30% smaller than SMP
  • Bullet adaptors for board-to-board blind mate applications
  • Magnum RF™ ganged, multi-position solutions (cable-to-board & board-to-board)
  • Low VSWR
  • Full detent and smooth bore for varying retention forces
  • Straight, right-angle and edge mount
  • .047, .086 and Samtec 23 AWG low-loss millimeter wave cable assemblies
Products
V
  • PRFM0
  • PRFIA
  • RF086
  • RF047-A
  • RF23C
  • SMPM-SM
  • SMPM-ST-TH
  • SMPM-RA-TH
  • SMPM-EM
  • GC47
  • GPPC
  • GPPB
SMPM Precision RF, 50 Ohm

SMP Precision RF, 50 OhmSMP Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 40 GHz

Features
  • Optional bullet adaptors in two standard lengths
  • Performance up to 40 GHz
  • Compensates for misalignment in X and Y directions
  • RG 405 (.086" DIA) semi-flexible or 25 AWG rugged solid dielectric microwave cable termination
  • Interfaces for tight, more secure connections
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Products
V
  • PRF00
  • SMP-B
  • RF25S
  • RF405
  • SMP-TH
  • SMP-EM
SMP Precision RF, 50 Ohm

TNCA, Precision RF, 50 OhmTNCA, Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 18 GHz

Features
  • Performance to 18 GHz
  • Air dielectric design for low VSWR and insertion loss
  • Excellent voltage breakdown resistance
  • Superior average power handling
  • Available on RF180 and RF280 cable assemblies
  • Cable connectors available
Products
V
  • PRF04
  • RF180
  • RF280
TNCA, Precision RF, 50 Ohm

N Type 50 OhmN Type 50 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Robust N Type interface with threaded coupling

Features
  • 3 GHz or 18 GHz performance options
  • Straight, right-angle or bulkhead
  • RG 174/316/178/58, or .178" and .277" low loss microwave cable assemblies available
Products
V
  • PRF06
  • RF180
  • RF280
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RF178
  • RF058
  • GRF1H-C
N Type 50 Ohm

BNC 75 & 50 OhmBNC 75 & 50 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

75 Ohm and 50 Ohm BNC miniature quick connect/disconnect RF interfaces.

Features
  • 75 Ohm: Optimized for 12G-SDI Broadcast Video solutions
  • 75 Ohm: Performance up to 12 GHz
  • 75 Ohm: RG 179, RG 6 or Belden 1694A/4694R cables available
  • 50 Ohm: Performance up to 4 GHz
  • 50 Ohm: RG 174, RG 316, RG 178 cables available
Products
V
  • BNC7T-CA
  • RFC6T
  • RF179
  • RFA6T
  • RFB6T
  • BNC7T-BM
  • BNC7T-EM
  • BNC7T-BH
  • BNC7T-TH
  • BNC5-CA
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RF178
  • GRF1H-C
BNC 75 & 50 Ohm

DIN 1.0/2.3 75 OhmDIN 1.0/2.3 75 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Samtec 75 ohm DIN 1.0/2.3 connectors have push-pull coupling and are designed for high-density applications.

Features
  • Optimized for 12G-SDI Broadcast Video solutions
  • 75 ohm impedance
  • Available in through-hole, right-angle, and cable termination
  • Push / pull mating system
  • Available with RG 179, RG 6 or Belden 4694R/4855R/1694A/1855A cables
Products
V
  • DIN7A-CA
  • RFC6T
  • RFC8T
  • RF179
  • RFA6T
  • RFB6T
  • RFB8T
  • DIN7A-TH
  • DIN7A-BH
DIN 1.0/2.3 75 Ohm

HD-BNC 75 OhmHigh-Density BNC 75 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

High-Density BNC: 75 ohm 12G-SDI performance with 4x the panel density of standard BNC solutions.

Features
  • 75 ohm performance
  • Designed to maximize panel density
  • 4x the panel density of standard BNC
  • 20% lighter than standard BNC
  • Quarter turn coupling design
Products
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  • HDBNC-CA
  • RFC6T
  • RFC8T
  • RFA6T
  • RFB6T
  • RFB8T
  • HDBNC-BM
  • HDBNC-BH
  • HDBNC-TH
  • HDBNC-EM
HD-BNC 75 Ohm

MCX 50 & 75 OhmMCX 50 & 75 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Mini coax interconnects featuring a space-saving design which is approximately 30 percent smaller than SMBs.

Features
  • 30% smaller than SMBs
  • Vertical and right-angle orientations
  • Performance up to 6 GHz
  • 50 Ohm: RG 174, RG 316 or RG 178 cable terminations
  • 50 Ohm: Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
  • 75 Ohm: RG 179 cable available
Products
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  • MCX-CA
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RS316
  • RF178
  • IJ5H
  • GRF1H-C
  • MCX-TH
  • MCX-SM
  • MCX-MT
  • MCX-EM
  • MCX7-CA
  • RF179
  • MCX7-TH
  • MCX7-SM
MCX 50 & 75 Ohm

MMCX 50 & 75 OhmMMCX 50 & 75 Ohm Connectors and Cables

Micro-miniature interconnects with snap-on coupling.

Features
  • Performance up to 6 GHz
  • Simple snap-on coupling
  • 50 Ohm: RG 174, RG 316 or RG 178 cable terminations
  • 50 Ohm: Jacks and plugs for high-vibration environments
  • 50 Ohm: Jack with switchable internal/external antenna
  • 50 Ohm: Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
  • 75 Ohm: RG 179 cable available
Products
V
  • MMCX-CA
  • MMCXV-CA
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RS316
  • RF178
  • IJ5H
  • GRF1H-C
  • MMCX-TH
  • MMCX-SM
  • MMCX-MT
  • MMCX-EM
  • MMCX-SW
  • MMCXV-TH
  • MMCXV-EM
  • MMCX7-CA
  • RF179
  • GRF7H-C
  • MMCX7-TH
MMCX 50 & 75 Ohm

SMB 50 & 75 OhmSMB 50 & 75 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Subminiature interconnects featuring snap-on coupling and a space-saving alternative to SMAs.

Features
  • 50 Ohm performance to 6 GHz; 75 Ohm performance to 4 GHz
  • Simple snap-on coupling
  • 50 Ohm: RG 174, RG 316 or RG 178 cable terminations
  • 50 Ohm: Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
  • 75 Ohm: RG 179 cable available
Products
V
  • SMB5-CA
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • IJ5H
  • GRF1H-C
  • SMB5-TH
  • SMB7H-CA
  • RF179
  • SMB7H-TH
  • SMB7H-EM
SMB 50 & 75 Ohm

TNC 50 OhmTNC 50 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Threaded coupling interface in standard and reverse polarity.

Features
  • Performance up to 6 GHz
  • Right-angle through-hole jack
  • Straight plug or bulkhead jack
  • RG 174, RG 316, RG 178 or RG 58 cable terminations
Products
V
  • TNC-CA
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RS316
  • RF178
  • GRF1H-C
  • RF058
  • TNC-TH
TNC 50 Ohm

RF Board Connectors

RF Board Connectors

RF Board connectors are available for cable-to-board or board-to-board, ganged and blind-mate applications. Interface types include 1.35 mm, 1.85 mm, 2.40 mm, 2.92 mm, SMA, SMPM, SMP, MCX, MMCX, SMB, TNC, BNC, HD-BNC™, and many more. Vertical, right-angle or edge mount orientations and through-hole, surface mount or mixed technology PCB terminations are available.


1.35 mm, Precision RF, 50 Ohm1.35 mm, Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 90 GHz

Features
  • Performance up to 90 GHz
  • Ideal for E-band applications
  • Robust mechanical design, high mating cycles
  • Cable assembly, cable connector, and board level interconnects
Products
V
  • 135
  • PRF13
  • RF047-A
1.35 mm, Precision RF, 50 Ohm

1.85 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm1.85 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 65 GHz

Features
  • Performance to 65 GHz
  • Available on RF047-A and RF086 cable assemblies
  • Compression, board level interconnects for stripline or microstrip transmission
  • Cable connectors, compatible with industry standard cables, also available
Products
V
  • 185
  • PRF18
  • RF086
  • RF047-A
1.85 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

2.40 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm2.40 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 50 GHz

Features
  • Performance up to 50 GHz
  • Available on RF23C, RF047-A, RF085 and RF086 cable assemblies
  • Compression, board level interconnects for stripline or microstrip transmission
Products
V
  • 240
  • PRF24
  • RF086
  • RF047-A
  • RF085
  • RF23C
2.40 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

2.92 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm2.92 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 40 GHz

Features
  • Performance up to 40 GHz
  • Compression mount jack with 2-hole flange in various board thicknesses
  • Available on RF23C, RF047-A, RF085 and RF086 cable assemblies
Products
V
  • 292
  • PRF92
  • RF086
  • RF047-A
  • RF085
  • RF23C
2.92 mm Precision RF, 50 Ohm

SMA 50 OhmSMA 50 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Subminiature interconnects with screw-type coupling.

Features
  • Performance to 18 GHz
  • 26.5 GHz options available
  • Available on a variety of standard cable assemblies
  • A wide variety of orientations and PCB terminations available
  • Precision cable connectors available for a variety of high-frequency industry standard cables
  • Cable connectors also available on RG 174, RF 316, RG 178 and RG 58
  • Mechanically compatible with 2.92 mm and 3.50 mm interconnects
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Products
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  • SMA
  • PRF01
  • SMA-CA
  • RF180
  • RF25S
  • RF405
  • RF402
  • RF280
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RS316
  • RF178
  • RF058
  • GRF1H-C
  • IJ5H
SMA 50 Ohm

SMPM Precision RF, 50 OhmSMPM Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 65 GHz; single-port SMPM or multi-position ganged Magnum RF™ solutions.

Features
  • Miniature push-on connectors; 30% smaller than SMP
  • Bullet adaptors for board-to-board blind mate applications
  • Magnum RF™ ganged, multi-position solutions (cable-to-board & board-to-board)
  • Low VSWR
  • Full detent and smooth bore for varying retention forces
  • Straight, right-angle and edge mount
  • .047, .086 and Samtec 23 AWG low-loss millimeter wave cable assemblies
Products
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  • SMPM-SM
  • SMPM-ST-TH
  • SMPM-RA-TH
  • SMPM-EM
  • PRFM0
  • PRFIA
  • RF086
  • RF047-A
  • RF23C
  • GC47
  • GPPC
  • GPPB
SMPM Precision RF, 50 Ohm

SMP Precision RF, 50 OhmSMP Precision RF, 50 Ohm

High-frequency Precision RF interconnects to 40 GHz

Features
  • Optional bullet adaptors in two standard lengths
  • Performance up to 40 GHz
  • Compensates for misalignment in X and Y directions
  • RG 405 (.086" DIA) semi-flexible or 25 AWG rugged solid dielectric microwave cable termination
  • Interfaces for tight, more secure connections
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Products
V
  • SMP-TH
  • SMP-EM
  • PRF00
  • SMP-B
  • RF25S
  • RF405
SMP Precision RF, 50 Ohm

BNC 75 OhmBNC 75 Ohm Connectors and Cables

75 Ohm BNC miniature quick connect/disconnect RF interfaces.

Features
  • 75 Ohm: Optimized for 12G-SDI Broadcast Video solutions
  • 75 Ohm: Performance up to 12 GHz
  • 75 Ohm: RG 179, RG 6 or Belden 1694A/4694R cables available
Products
V
  • BNC7T-BM
  • BNC7T-EM
  • BNC7T-BH
  • BNC7T-TH
  • BNC7T-CA
  • RFC6T
  • RF179
  • RFA6T
  • RFB6T
BNC 75 Ohm

DIN 1.0/2.3 75 OhmDIN 1.0/2.3 75 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Samtec 75 ohm DIN 1.0/2.3 connectors have push-pull coupling and are designed for high-density applications.

Features
  • Optimized for 12G-SDI Broadcast Video solutions
  • 75 ohm impedance
  • Available in through-hole, right-angle, and cable termination
  • Push / pull mating system
  • Available with RG 179, RG 6 or Belden 4694R/4855R/1694A/1855A cables
Products
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  • DIN7A-TH
  • DIN7A-BH
  • DIN7A-CA
  • RFC6T
  • RFC8T
  • RF179
  • RFA6T
  • RFB6T
  • RFB8T
DIN 1.0/2.3 75 Ohm

HD-BNC 75 OhmHigh-Density BNC 75 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

High-Density BNC: 75 ohm 12G-SDI performance with 4x the panel density of standard BNC solutions.

Features
  • 75 ohm performance
  • Designed to maximize panel density
  • 4x the panel density of standard BNC
  • 20% lighter than standard BNC
  • Quarter turn coupling design
Products
V
  • HDBNC-BM
  • HDBNC-BH
  • HDBNC-TH
  • HDBNC-EM
  • HDBNC-CA
  • RFC6T
  • RFC8T
  • RFA6T
  • RFB6T
  • RFB8T
HD-BNC 75 Ohm

MCX 50 & 75 OhmMCX 50 & 75 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Mini coax interconnects featuring a space-saving design which is approximately 30 percent smaller than SMBs.

Features
  • 30% smaller than SMBs
  • Vertical and right-angle orientations
  • Performance: up to 6 GHz
  • 50 Ohm: RG 174, RG 316 or RG 178 cable terminations
  • 50 Ohm: Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
  • 75 Ohm: RG 179 cable available
Products
V
  • MCX-TH
  • MCX-SM
  • MCX-MT
  • MCX-EM
  • MCX-CA
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RS316
  • RF178
  • IJ5H
  • GRF1H-C
  • MCX7-TH
  • MCX7-SM
  • MCX7-CA
  • RF179
MCX 50 & 75 Ohm

MMCX 50 & 75 OhmMMCX 50 & 75 Ohm Connectors and Cables

Micro-miniature interconnects with snap-on coupling.

Features
  • Performance up to 6 GHz
  • Simple snap-on coupling
  • 50 Ohm: RG 174, RG 316 or RG 178 cable terminations
  • 50 Ohm: Jacks and plugs for high-vibration environments
  • 50 Ohm: Jack with switchable internal/external antenna
  • 50 Ohm: Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
  • 75 Ohm: RG 179 cable available
Products
V
  • MMCX-TH
  • MMCX-SM
  • MMCX-MT
  • MMCX-EM
  • MMCX-SW
  • MMCXV-TH
  • MMCXV-EM
  • MMCX-CA
  • MMCXV-CA
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RS316
  • RF178
  • IJ5H
  • GRF1H-C
  • MMCX7-TH
  • MMCX7-CA
  • RF179
  • GRF7H-C
MMCX 50 & 75 Ohm

SMB 50 & 75 OhmSMB 50 & 75 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Subminiature interconnects featuring snap-on coupling and a space-saving alternative to SMAs.

Features
  • 50 Ohm performance to 6 GHz; 75 Ohm performance to 4 GHz
  • Simple snap-on coupling
  • 50 Ohm: RG 174, RG 316 or RG 178 cable terminations
  • 50 Ohm: Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
  • 75 Ohm: RG 179 cable available
Products
V
  • SMB5-TH
  • SMB5-CA
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RF178
  • IJ5H
  • GRF1H-C
  • SMB7H-TH
  • SMB7H-EM
  • SMB7H-CA
  • RF179
SMB 50 & 75 Ohm

TNC 50 OhmTNC 50 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Threaded coupling interface in standard and reverse polarity.

Features
  • Performance up to 6 GHz
  • Right-angle through-hole jack
  • Straight plug or bulkhead jack
  • RG 174, RG 316, RG 178 or RG 58 cable terminations
Products
V
  • TNC-TH
  • TNC-CA
  • RF174
  • RF316
  • RS316
  • RF178
  • GRF1H-C
  • RF058
TNC 50 Ohm

Board-to-Board RF ConnectorsBoard-to-Board RF Connectors

Samtec offers RF Board-to-board connectors with stack height options from 4.22 mm (.166”) to 10 mm (.394”). Solutions include high-density multi-position blocks, SMPM/SMP with axial and radial float for blind-mate or misalignment applications, and high-isolation low-cost systems.

Features
  • Space-saving designs: high-density, low-profile
  • Ganged, multi-position SMPM blocks to 65 GHz
  • Miniature push-on connectors with bullet adaptors
  • Ganged, micro-miniature jacks/plugs with 5 mm (.1969”) pitch
  • IsoRate® high-isolation systems at half the cost of traditional machined RF connectors
Products
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  • GPPC
  • GPPB
  • PRFIA
  • SMPM-ST-TH
  • SMP-TH
  • SMP-B
  • IJ5
  • IP5
  • GRF1-J
  • GRF1-P
  • GRF7-J
  • GRF7-P
Board-to-Board RF Connectors

RF Original Solutions

RF Original Solutions

Samtec's RF Original Solutions include Bulls Eye® for test and measurement, Ganged and Micro-Mini Systems, 100 Ohm Shielded Twisted Pair Assembly, IsoRate® high-isolation RF, and 75 Ohm or high-vibration MMCX solutions.


Bulls Eye®Bulls Eye® RF High-Performance Test to 70 GHz

The high-density array designs and advanced cabling solutions within Samtec’s Bulls Eye® product family enable optimized performance, now to 70 GHz. Compression interface, small footprint and high cycle count make Bulls Eye® ideal for high-performance test applications.

Features
  • 70 GHz, 50 GHz and 20 GHz test assemblies
  • Enables smaller evolution boards and shorter trace lengths
  • Compression interface to the board for easy on/off and eliminate soldering costs
  • Microstrip or stripline PCB transmission types
  • Assembly options: Dual Row (BE70A, BE40A, BDRA) or Quad Row (BQRA)
  • Test boards available for performance verification
  • RF Group: dedicated RF engineers provide personal support for meeting specific RF challenges
Products
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  • BE70A
  • BE40A
  • BDRA
  • BQRA
Bulls Eye®

Magnum RF™ Magnum RF™ Ganged, Multi-Position, High-Frequency Connectors

Ganged, multi-position RF blocks and cable assemblies for millimeter wave applications. Ideal when space is limited and a high operating frequency is required.

Features
  • High-density, space-saving design
  • Push-on interface with varying retention forces
  • Ganged, SMPM connectors: operate mode-free up to 65 GHz
  • Micro-miniature SMPM style enables smaller bundle sizes for weight savings and increased airflow
  • Cable-to-board and board-to-board solutions
  • Bullet adaptors allow for axial and radial misalignment, and blind mate
Products
V
  • GC47
  • GC86
  • GPPC
  • GPPB
  • PRFIA
Magnum RF™

Ganged Micro ScaleGanged Micro Scale RF Jacks, Plugs, and Cables

Samtec's ganged micro-miniature high-performance RF jacks, plugs, and cables are on a 5.00 mm pitch and available as board-to-board or cable-to-board systems.

Features
  • Performance up to 6 GHz
  • 50 ohm and 75 ohm solutions
  • Full ganged system or ganged with industry standard end 2 options
  • Micro-miniature, rugged contacts
  • Optional captive panel screws
  • Single or double-ended cable assemblies
  • Optional threaded inserts
Products
V
  • GRF1-C
  • GRF1H-C
  • GRF7-C
  • GRF7H-C
  • GRF1-J
  • GRF1-P
  • GRF7-J
  • GRF7-P
Ganged Micro Scale

Shielded Twisted Pair CableShielded Twisted Pair Cable System

High-speed shielded twisted pair cable assembly for 100 ohm applications.

Features
  • 100 ohm signal routing
  • 28 AWG shielded twisted pair cable
  • Terminal and socket end options available
  • Choice of cable length
Products
V
  • C28S
  • CJT-TH
  • CJT-BH
Shielded Twisted Pair Cable

IsoRate®IsoRate® High-Isolation RF Connectors and Cables

These IsoRate® high-isolation RF connectors and cables offer substantial savings over traditional RF connectors at approximately half the cost.

Features
  • Half the cost of traditional RF at virtually the same performance
  • Edge Rate® contacts for high-isolation
  • 50 ohm board-to-board systems
  • 50 ohm full ganged system or ganged with industry standard end 2 options
  • Positive latching available
Products
V
  • IJ5C
  • IJ5H
  • IJ5
  • IP5
IsoRate®

Micro-Mini 75 OhmMicro-Mini 75 Ohm RF Connectors and Cables

Micro-mini interconnects with higher extraction force.

Features
  • Performance up to 6 GHz
  • Simple snap-on coupling
  • Straight plug or jack
  • RG 179 cable termination
Products
V
  • MMCX7-TH
  • MMCX7-CA
  • RF179
  • GRF7H-C
Micro-Mini 75 Ohm

High-Vibration MMCXHigh Vibration MMCX

Micro-miniature interconnects with snap-on coupling for high-vibration applications.

Features
  • Simple snap-on coupling
  • Ideal for high-vibration environments
  • 50 ohm impedance
  • RG 316 and RG 174 cable options
  • Non-magnetic options available for medical and aerospace applications
Products
V
  • MMCXV-CA
  • MMCXV-TH
  • MMCXV-EM
High-Vibration MMCX

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