TE Connectivity (TE), a global leader in connectivity and sensing, announced the availability of a new waterproof board JH-T08 socket connector that protects equipment in demanding environments with the industry-leading IPX8 grade of dust and water resistance. The connector is IPX8 rated and can be used for 30 minutes under water at a distance of 1.5 meters. It can be widely used in wearable devices, smart phones, home appliances, medical equipment and in-vehicle infotainment systems.
The waterproof JH-T08 connector of TE not only has IPX8 waterproof performance, but also improves EMI shielding performance. Its enhanced circuit board maintenance function can improve durability. The JH-T08 connector product portfolio supports 100W power applications at 5A current. As a next-generation solution for current and future applications, TE' s JH-T08 connector design meets industry standards and slim, compact and of high strength, not only suitable for mobile devices, but also for various industrial applications.
Barbara Grzegorzewska, the director of product management at TE, said: "This waterproof JH-T08 connector is a disruptive product! The JH-T08 connector has always established a reliable and high performance industry standard. The new IPX8 JH-T08 portfolio delivers industry-leading performance and offers a superior high-speed connectivity solution for customers in demanding environments."
The waterproofJH-T08 connector provides a reversible socket that can be plugged in both directions for easy and reliable insertion.