CUI’s Interconnect Group announced the addition of USB Type C connectors to its USB product family. 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 100 W at 20 V. With a reversible connector interface for simple and reliable mating, these USB Type C connectors provide designers with a compact, versatile solution for a variety of I/O applications in consumer and portable electronic devices, including high volume storage products, digital audio devices, and mobile computing equipment.
The UJ31 and UP31 series come available in vertical and horizontal orientations with mid mount SMT, cable mount, and SMT mounting styles. All models support 5 A current ratings for faster power charging, are reflow solder compatible, and offer high durability up to 10,000 mating cycles. These USB Type C connectors also carry operating temperature ranges up to -30 to +85°C and comply with the UL94V-0 flammability rating.