Hirose has expanded its compact USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C connector family with the introduction of four new versions that offer high current performance, waterproof certification and vertical orientation for enhanced design flexibility in a compact form factor.
Designed to meet customer requests for a rugged USB connector with a small PCB footprint, the CX connector receptacles and plugs are ideal for a wide range of applications susceptible to high-vibration and drop impacts including control systems, drones, medical devices, smart meters, point-of-sale equipment, imaging equipment and many other small portable devices.
The new CX Series versions include:
CX60-24S slim 1.0m double ended cable assembly offers superior short-circuit protection
CX80B1-24P vertical mount version offers design flexibility and reduces PCB mounting area
CX90M-16P mid-mount USB 2.0 version with high current carry capacity for fast device charging
CX90MWD2-24P mid-mount version provides a waterproof capable option compliant to IPX8
For more information, visit https://www.hirose.com/product/en/products/CX/