Patent Number: 7,708,568

Title: Connector assembly

Abstract: A connector assembly adapted for electrically connecting with a mating plug connector includes a socket connector and a PCB. The socket connector has an insulating housing defining a front surface, a rear surface and a lateral surface. The front surface is formed with an inserting recess for receiving the mating plug connector. The lateral surface has a receiving groove communicating with the inserting recess. The rear surface has a receiving slot communicating with the inserting recess. A first terminal has a base plate received in the receiving groove and a first soldering plate exposing outside the insulating housing. A second terminal includes a fixing plate fixed in the receiving slot and a second soldering plate exposing outside the insulating housing. The PCB has two soldering portions. Two conductors are provided for connecting the first soldering plate and the second soldering plate with the soldering portions, respectively.

Inventors: Wang; Chin-Chou (Taipei Hsien, TW), Ho; Hsin-Tsung (Taipei Hsien, TW)

Assignee: Cheng Uei Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

International Classification: H01R 12/00 (20060101); H05K 1/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018