Molex Pin & Socket Connectors
Pin and socket connectors, also known as interconnects, are a type of electrical connection typically used to connect two electrical components. They are most often used in automotive, consumer electronics, telecommunications and computer applications. Pin and socket connectors have a male and female portion, each with their own set of pins, which fit together in a specific configuration. The connections are made through contact of the pins and surfaces, allowing for a secure and reliable connection. Common types of pin and socket connectors include RJ45, SMA, D-Sub and USB connectors, among others.