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Newark element14 Offers New M.2 Product Line from TE Connectivity

Line supports higher data rates in a dense form factor

February 7, 2014 – CHICAGO – Newark element14 is now offering TE Connectivity's new M.2 product line which features a next-generation form factor. The line is an expanded offering beyond the mini card and half mini card as the M.2 product line saves more than 20 percent of PCB real estate compared to those products.

The new smaller form factor is suitable for applications in new thin platforms and supports multiple function add-in cards and modules including: WiFi, Bluetooth, Global Navigation Satellite Systems, Near Field Communication, Hybrid Digital Radio, Wireless Gigabit Alliance (WiGig), Wireless Wide Area Network and Solid-State Storage Devices. It also adds functionality to PCIe Gen 3, SATA 3, SATA I/O and USB 3.

Other key features include:

  • Available in various heights
  • 0.5mm pitch with 67 positions
  • Designed for both single and double-sided modules
  • Available in various keying options for module cards

This offering is part of a larger commitment by Newark element14 to significantly expand its connector portfolio to further support the design activities of Newark element 14's customers.

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About Newark element14

Newark element14 is a high-service distributor of technology products and engineering solutions for electronic system design, maintenance and repair. Newark element14 brings together the latest products, services and development software, all connected to an innovative online engineering community where purchasers and engineers can access peers and experts, a wide range of independent technical information and helpful tools. Whether researching a new technology, designing an electronic product, or looking for parts to repair an existing system, Newark element14 is the trusted source to find the answers and parts they need to keep projects on the fast track, right from the start. Newark element14 is the operating business of Premier Farnell plc (LSE:pfl) in North America.

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Walker Sands Communications

For Newark element14
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