Patent Number: 7,029,307

Title: Systems and methods for an improved card-edge connector

Abstract: According to some embodiments, an electrical connector may comprise a first end and a second end, wherein the electrical connector defines a channel. In some embodiments, one or more electrical contacts may be disposed within the channel. Further, a fixed retention mechanism may be coupled to the first end of the electrical connector, wherein the fixed retention mechanism is to couple to a detent portion of an electrical component.

Inventors: Ling; Yun (Portland, OR), Tong; Daniel (Thai) (Beaverton, OR)

Assignee: Intel Corporation

International Classification: H01R 13/62 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 4/18/02018