CUI expands USB product line with USB Type C connectors

USB Type C connectors have been added into CUI’s Interconnect Group’s USB product family.

According to CUI, the UJ31 receptacle connector series and UP31 plug connector series conform to the USB 3.1 Gen 2 standard that supports data transfer speeds up to 10 Gbps and power delivery up to 100W at 20V.

The USBs come with a reversible connector interface and are designed to be a compact and versatile solution for a variety of I/O applications in consumer and portable electronic devices.

The UJ31 and UP31 series are available in vertical and horizontal orientations with mid mount SMT, cable mount, and SMT mounting styles.

All models are said to support 5A current ratings for faster power charging, are reflow solder compatible and offer high durability up to 10,000 mating cycles.

CUI says its USB Type C connectors also carry operating temperature ranges up to -30 to 85°C and comply with the UL94V-0 flammability rating.

Bethan Grylls