A Tier 1 notebook manufacturer needed a connector to charge their stylus pen. The connector needed to be highly durable but small enough to fit in their new “slim” model.
- Customer required mating contacts engaged at 90˚ angle. This was a slim tablet application and durability requirement was over 100,000 cycles.
- Used movable protector and sprint contacts to prevent damage to both terminals in the connector and on the pen
- Aces design was awarded and it will be launched in a major OEM’s upcoming 2-in-1 laptop model
- Aces design passed 200,000 mating cycles