Low-Profile XF FPC Connectors

Ultra-low profile FPC connectors feature a high retention lock in high-density applications

Image of Omron's Low-Profile XF FPC ConnectorsThe Omron XF series, the new series of low profile FPC connectors, feature a rotary locking mechanism that offers easy operation and secure mounting in tight workspaces. These FPC connectors are ideal for high-density tight packaging applications such as PDAs, cell phones, media players, digital cameras, video players, test and measurement, and home security devices.

These connectors feature four-sided housing construction that prevents FPC displacement when the lock is engaged or disengaged. The connectors’ reliable rotary locking mechanisms are independent of the FPC socket.

The connectors are delivered with the locking mechanism in the open position thus improving production time when assembling FPCs into the sockets.

To view Omron’s Rotary Backlock Mechanism see page 4.

Specifications

Model Lock Mechanism Pitch On-Board Profile Depth Applicable FPC Thickness Contact Type
XF2B Rotary backlock 0.3 mm 1.2 mm 5.5 mm 0.2 mm Double-sided *
XF2U Rotary backlock 0.5 mm 0.9 mm 3.5 mm 0.2 mm Double-sided
XF2W Rotary backlock 0.5 mm 1.1 mm 3.5 mm 0.3 mm Double-sided
XF2M Rotary backlock 0.5 mm 2.0 mm ** 5.9 mm ** 0.3 mm Double-sided
XF2L Slide lock 0.5 mm 1.2 mm 3.5 mm 0.3 mm Upper/lower
XF2J Slide lock 0.5 mm 4.15 mm 3.4 mm 0.3 mm Single-sided

* Models with 61 pins have upper contacts.
** Specifications for models with 55 pins and those with 60 pins differ.

XF2B Rotary Backlock Connector (0.3-mm Pitch, Double-sided Contact)

  • Wide molding wall on the rear bottom of the connector allows greater freedom in board design
  • Double-sided contact reduces the number of parts
  • Gold plated with an applicable FPC thickness of 0.2 mm

XF2B Series

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionMounting TypeAvailable Quantity
XF2B-6155-31A datasheet linkCONN FPC TOP 61POS 0.30MM R/AXF2B-6155-31ACONN FPC TOP 61POS 0.30MM R/ASurface Mount, Right Angle9840 - Immediate
XF2B-6155-31A product page link
XF2B-3145-31A datasheet linkCONN FPC 31POS 0.30MM R/AXF2B-3145-31ACONN FPC 31POS 0.30MM R/ASurface Mount, Right Angle4024 - Immediate
XF2B-3145-31A product page link
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XF2U Rotary Backlock Connector (0.5-mm Pitch, Double-sided Contact)

  • Ultra-slim connector with a depth of 3.5 mm
  • Double-sided contacts reduce the number of parts
  • Wide molding wall on the rear bottom of the connector allows greater freedom in board design
  • Gold plated with an applicable FPC thickness of 0.2 mm

XF2U Series

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionMounting TypeAvailable Quantity
XF2U-0415-3A datasheet linkCONN FPC 4POS 0.50MM R/AXF2U-0415-3ACONN FPC 4POS 0.50MM R/ASurface Mount, Right Angle14519 - Immediate
XF2U-0415-3A product page link
XF2U-0615-3A datasheet linkCONN FPC 6POS 0.50MM R/AXF2U-0615-3ACONN FPC 6POS 0.50MM R/ASurface Mount, Right Angle4720 - Immediate
XF2U-0615-3A product page link
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XF2W Rotary Backlock Connector (0.5-mm Pitch, Double-sided Contact)

  • Two models available: Ultra-slim connector with a depth of 3.5 mm and easy-operation connector with long slider
  • Double-sided contacts reduce the number of parts
  • Wide molding wall on the rear bottom of the connector allows greater freedom in board design
  • Applicable FPC thickness of 0.3 mm

XF2W Series

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionMounting TypeAvailable Quantity
XF2W-1015-1A datasheet linkCONN FPC 10POS 0.50MM R/AXF2W-1015-1ACONN FPC 10POS 0.50MM R/ASurface Mount, Right Angle11705 - Immediate
XF2W-1015-1A product page link
XF2W-2015-1A datasheet linkCONN FPC 20POS 0.50MM R/AXF2W-2015-1ACONN FPC 20POS 0.50MM R/ASurface Mount, Right Angle18181 - Immediate
XF2W-2015-1A product page link
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XF2M Rotary Backlock Connector (0.5-mm Pitch, Double-sided Contact)

  • Double-sided contact reduces the number of parts
  • Applicable FPC thickness of 0.3 mm

XF2M Series

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionMounting TypeAvailable Quantity
XF2M-0615-1A datasheet linkCONN FPC 6POS 0.50MM R/AXF2M-0615-1ACONN FPC 6POS 0.50MM R/ASurface Mount, Right Angle1919 - Immediate
XF2M-0615-1A product page link
XF2M-1015-1A datasheet linkCONN FPC 10POS 0.50MM R/AXF2M-1015-1ACONN FPC 10POS 0.50MM R/ASurface Mount, Right Angle15116 - Immediate
102000 - Factory Stock
XF2M-1015-1A product page link
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XF2L ZIF Slide-Locking Connector (0.5-mm Pitch)

  • Smallest on-board area and volume in the industry
  • Low on-board profile of only 1.2 mm
  • Highest board design surface efficiency in the industry with a bottom wall preventing terminal exposure
  • Construction with secure slider locking mechanism
  • Applicable FPC thickness of 0.3 mm

XF2L Series

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionMounting TypeAvailable Quantity
XF2L-0425-1A datasheet linkCONN FPC TOP 4POS 0.50MM R/AXF2L-0425-1ACONN FPC TOP 4POS 0.50MM R/ASurface Mount, Right Angle33079 - Immediate
XF2L-0425-1A product page link
XF2L-0635-1A datasheet linkCONN FPC BOTTOM 6POS 0.50MM R/AXF2L-0635-1ACONN FPC BOTTOM 6POS 0.50MM R/ASurface Mount, Right Angle3584 - Immediate
XF2L-0635-1A product page link
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XF2J ZIF Slide-Locking Connector (0.5-mm Pitch)

  • Low on-board profile of only 4.15 mm
  • Vacuum contact surface on top of the connector for automatic mounting
  • Applicable FPC thickness of 0.3 mm

XF2J Series

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionMounting TypeAvailable Quantity
XF2J-1024-11A datasheet linkCONN FPC VERT 10POS 0.50MM SMDXF2J-1024-11ACONN FPC VERT 10POS 0.50MM SMDSurface Mount10498 - Immediate
XF2J-1024-11A product page link
XF2J-1224-11A datasheet linkCONN FPC VERT 12POS 0.50MM SMDXF2J-1224-11ACONN FPC VERT 12POS 0.50MM SMDSurface Mount6999 - Immediate
XF2J-1224-11A product page link
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Published: 2009-02-06