Samtec delivers Sudden Service® solutions for standard and customer-specific automotive designs by providing an array of options to meet the robust quality, production and compliance requirements of our customers. Our automotive interconnect systems are ideal for applications requiring high-performance, high-density, high-reliability / high mating cycles, optics and microelectronics solutions, with varying degrees of PPAP options.
Samtec offers a wide variety of solutions for any type of automotive application.
The accessibility of information on the go is becoming standard in today’s automobiles. From touch screen displays for multimedia to driver assist systems, the demand for bandwidth and connectivity is growing. Samtec offers simplified designs to save space and keep costs low as in-vehicle technology becomes more complex.
Samtec offers a wide variety of rugged, high-speed solutions in small form factors for automotive applications.
As autonomous vehicle technology grows, AI and machine learning innovations increase the reliability of human and machine interaction. SoMs and CoMs programmed for deep learning offer reduced network load and lower latencies while collecting data to accurately identify and respond to the environment. Samtec offers high-performance solutions to help capture real-time data, for increased vehicle safety and comfort.
Samtec’s variety of high-speed, high-density interconnects support SoMs/CoMs in automotive systems:
The demand for increased charging power continues to grow as more electric vehicles hit the roadways. A reliable and accessible charging infrastructure is needed to support long range mileage with fast and efficient, on-demand charging solutions. Samtec offers rugged and high-power solutions for reliable connectivity to support power conversion, thermal management and current or future needs of the electric vehicle.
A wide variety of Samtec interconnect solutions are available to support charging infrastructure related needs:
From ADAS to fully autonomous vehicles, the use of automotive vision systems to study the road and environment is growing. LiDAR, Radar, sensors and cameras require low latency and power consumption to gather large amounts of data in real-time. Samtec offers high-speed, space saving and flexible solutions to help connect vision systems to the computing system for immediate reactions on the road.
Samtec offers a variety of flexible options for high-data rate and space saving solutions to support automotive vision systems:
C-V2X (Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything) technologies enable vehicle intelligence, improve traffic flow and increase safety by leveraging next gen 5G networks and cloud services. This interconnected ecosystem requires a reliable communications infrastructure for high-speed and high-frequency data exchange. Samtec’s expanding automotive interconnect portfolio helps route data from radios to sensors throughout the vehicle.
A wide variety of Samtec interconnects are available to support C-V2X applications:
Samtec is IATF 16949, ISO 14001 and ISO 9001 certified, and is fully integrated with in-house tooling, plating and automated manufacturing capabilities that provide for advanced development, low-cost, quick turn and high volume production. In addition, Samtec is compliant with International Traffic and Arms Regulations (ITAR) and with EU WEEE and RoHS directives.
Samtec uses proven processes that meet our IATF 16949 certification. Samtec designates these products with an A-Series part number. For each A-Series product, a customer will receive a Level 3 Product Part Approval Process (PPAP) package.
Rugged Features & Custom Solutions
Samtec’s products are tested to or beyond industry standards
to ensure quality and performance in automotive applications.
New initiative to test products beyond typical standards for extreme applications
SEVERE ENVIRONMENT TESTING
Severe Environment Testing (SET) is a Samtec initiative to test our products beyond typical industry standards and specifications, many set forth by common requirements for rugged industries. Several of our products undergo additional testing to ensure they are more than suitable for industrial, military, automotive and other extreme applications.
Visit samtec.com/SET or contact SET@samtec.com for additional information, a full list of qualifying products and current available test results.
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