Patent Number: 9,431,735

Title: Plug connector, receptacle connector and electrical connector assembly

Abstract: A connector assembly includes a plug connector and a receptacle. The plug connector includes a plug housing and a number of plug contacts retained in the plug housing. The plug housing has a mating portion with a mating surface. The receptacle connector includes a receptacle housing and a plurality of receptacle contacts retained in the receptacle housing. The receptacle housing defines a receiving space opening forwardly and a jointing surface at an inner side of the receiving space. Besides, the connector assembly further includes a waterproof plate sandwiched between the mating surface and the jointing surface as the plug connector mating with the receptacle connector.

Inventors: Yu; Wang-I (Jhonghe, TW), Zhang; Yong-Gang (Jhonghe, TW), Li; Shuang-Feng (Jhonghe, TW), Zhang; Yu-Hui (Jhonghe, TW)


International Classification: H01R 13/631 (20060101); H01R 12/72 (20110101); H01R 13/52 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2020-08-30 0:00:00