Patent Number: 7,648,382

Title: Socket with latching unit

Abstract: A socket adapted for electrically connecting a module, comprises a board-like housing, and a plurality of latching units provided on the housing for retaining the module. Each latching unit has at least one latching arm and a silicon plug abutting against the latching arm. The silicon plug can support the latching arm and provide an additional strength for the latching arm.

Inventors: Polnyi; Igor (Aurora, IL)

Assignee: Hon Hai Precision Ind. Co., Ltd

International Classification: H01R 13/62 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/19/12018