New EXTreme EnergetiC High-Current Connector System from Molex

MX0618 - EXTreme EnergetiCNew release offers highest current density product on the market today ? delivers maximum power per linear inch, supports up to 100.0A per bay, and works with existing power supply applications

Molex Incorporated introduces the EXTreme EnergetiC™ High-Current Connector System. Complementing Molex’s extensive family of EXTreme interconnect and power supply products the EXTreme EnergetiC High-Current Connector System is designed to provide high-end datacom OEMs and power supply manufacturers with an advanced solution for applications requiring up to 100.0A per bay.

“Currently, connectors designed for high-end computing applications max out at 60.0A to 75.0A per blade,” says Rich Benson, product manager, Molex.  “We developed the EXTreme EnergetiC High-Current Connector System, supporting up to 100.0A per bay, in anticipation of the increased current density needs of next-generation power supply units.”

The EXTreme EnergetiC Connector System is available in a right-angle plug and vertical receptacle configurations, with 4- and 6-power blade bays and a 25-signal bay.  A variety of configurations can be designed in a modular fashion to support demanding application needs.  Data and telecommunication applications include:

  • High-end computer and telecom equipment
  • 1U / 2U servers
  • Modular power supplies
  • Power distribution circuit boards

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