M.2 NGFF Connectors

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M.2 NGFF Connectors

TE Connectivity AMP's M.2 (next-generation form-factor) product line is a .50 mm pitch connector supporting higher data rates in a dense form factor. M.2 NGFF connectors are a natural transition from the mini card and half-mini card to a smaller form-factor in both size and volume, saving more than 20% PCB real estate on the board compared to the PCIe mini card. It supports multiple-function add-in cards/modules including- Wi-Fi, 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.

Features and Benefits
  • Available in various keying options for module cards
  • Support PCI express 3.0, USB 3.0, and SATA 3.0
  • Available in various heights
  • Designed for both single and double-sided modules
  • 0.5 mm pitch with 67 positions
  • Wireless applications
  • Host interfaces
  • Notebooks, Ultrabooks and desktops
  • Tablets
  • Servers
  • Portable gaming devices
  • Devices that require SSDs
  • Portable mobile devices