Molex, Blackberry Collaborate on an Automotive Networking Platform

Molex announced today it has teamed up with BlackBerry Limited (NYSE: BB; TSX: BB) on the development of a 10 Gbps Ethernet Automotive Networking platform designed to increase data bandwidth in intelligent connected vehicles. Integrating very reliable high-speed data transmission, prioritization, scalability, and BlackBerry’s advanced embedded security solutions, the new Molex network platform will be officially unveiled at…

IHS forecast for USB Type-C device shipments

USB Type-C Adoption Keeps Growing Across Industry Segments

The transition to USB Type-C (USB-C) connectors is well underway across industry segments. The capability of simultaneous transfer of data and video combined with fast charging is leading the adoption of USB-C in smartphones, laptops and vehicles. Devices that have at least one USB Type-C port is forecast to reach nearly five billion devices in…

TTI Carries Molex USB Charging Modules

With the rise of in-vehicle infotainment, automotive manufacturers are now designing multiple USB chargers into each model, which has increased costs.  Molex has announced a new off-the-shelf USB charger that suits most transportation applications and also manufactures customized smart multimedia modules (CCP) for USB in-vehicle charging: both are now available in Europe at TTI, Inc.,…

Membrane Switch Market to Reach $13.14B by 2025

The global membrane switch market is expected to reach USD 13.14 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Membrane switch demand is significantly growing worldwide on account of high application scope coupled with increasing consumption in consumer goods application. The membrane switch value chain is characterized by manufacturers of membrane switches, suppliers and…

TTI Europe Stocks Molex Picoflex Connectors

Highly reliable power and signal Molex Picoflex® connectors are now available in Europe through TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components.  Tested to meet the requirements of high-vibration and shock environments found in a wide number of industrial, consumer and automotive products, Molex Picoflex® connectors have a space-saving, robust package which suits…

Mouser Stocks Molex zCD Connector System

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the zCD™ Interconnect System connector from Molex. Offering a high level of integration, performance, long-term reliability and a compact form-factor that will help enable widespread adoption of 400 Gbps technology, the zCD connector from Molex supports high-bandwidth, next-generation…

Molex and TE: The Next Step in Second-Source Agreements

In a move designed to deliver dual-sourced, high-speed connectors and cables aimed at next-generation data communications applications, Molex and TE Connectivity have announced a Dual Source Alliance (DSA) agreement that enables them to manufacture the same new generation of high-speed input/output (I/O) and backplane connectors and cable assemblies. Under the agreement, the two companies will…

TTI Stocks Molex Mega-Fit Power Connectors

Innovative interconnect manufacturer Molex has expanded current-carrying capabilities up to 23.0A with its new Mega-fit power connectors, now available in Europe at TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components. The new Mega-Fit power connectors provide far higher current density than existing mid-range power connectors and incorporate many features characteristic of Molex power…