Patent Number: 7,785,130

Title: Cable end connector having improved latch

Abstract: A cable end connector includes an insulative housing (2) with a top surface (204), a number of contacts (4) received in the housing and a latch member (5). The latch member is integrally molded with the housing, and comprises a pair of latches (501, 503), a depressible releasing actuator (504) connecting with the latch and a biasing arm (502) extending from the depressible releasing actuator. The respective end of the latch and the biasing arm is attached to the top surface of the housing, and the other end of is located away from the top surface. The biasing arm is lower than the latch neither in an normal condition nor in a depressed condition.

Inventors: Chen; Yong-Jun (ShenZhen, CN), Gao; Qing-Sheng (ShenZhen, CN), Shi; Xian-Kui (ShenZhen, CN), Yang; Chung-Yen (TuCheng, TW)

Assignee: Hon Hai Precision Ind. Co., Ltd.

International Classification: H01R 13/627 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018