USB 3.1 Type-C High Speed & Power Independent FPC Assembly

Overview
The USB3.1 FPC Bridge is a product developed for mobile devices to allow flexibility for the USB 3.1 Type-C receptacle location or the termination point to the main PC Board. The USB 3.1 FPC Bridge Product line provides a fully-tested assembly encompassing a USB3.1 Type-C receptacle, mounted on a high-speed FPC (Flexible Printed Circuit) with stiffener, a 48 position X-Beam™ ultra-low profile interposer for FPC-to-Board interconnect, and required hardware. The standard FPC lengths are fully compliant with the USB 3.1 Type-C Specification for SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps signal speed combined with current capability up to 5 Amps.

USB 3.1 Type-C

USB 3.1 Type-C

 

FEATURES

Finished assembly allows reliable and rapid USB3.1 Type C implementation.
Independently mounted assembly saves cost by minimizing the time consuming design and manufacturing issues associated with main PC Board mounting.
Fully Compliant to the USB3.1 Type C Specification.
o Signal Speed: 10Gbps ○ Current: 5.0 Amps (max)
Optimized Design for portable electronics:
o Input: Low profile – mid-mount USB 3.1 Type C receptacle.
o Bridge: In-house manufactured high-speed FPC.
o Output: Proven – low profile X-Beam™ 48 POS FPC-to-Board interposer, pick-n-place, and enables robust integral screw FPC retention.
Operating Temperature: -40°C to + 85°C
Additional customization options offered
Compliant with ROHS 2011/65/EU and IPC-4101B (halogen-free)

USB 3.1 Type-C

USB 3.1 Type-C

 

Downloadable Product Documents:
Press Release
Product Overview
Drawings
Product Specs and Application Notes