ix Industrial™ Connector

By Hirose Electric Co Ltd 164

ix Industrial™ Connector

Hirose's ix Industrial connector features a rugged and reliable design, the snap-in I/O connector has a positive metal lock with a preload spring mechanism that provides a clear tactile click and ensures complete secure mating. The preloaded springs are designed to prevent unintended cable removal, and to extend the operating life to more than 5,000 mating/unmating cycles.


  • Compact: 75% smaller in size than a RJ45
  • Robust: 5,000 mating cycles
  • High-speed Ethernet Cat5e (1 Gbps) and Cat6a (10 Gbps)

  • High EMC resistance
  • Complies with IEC PAS61076-3-124
  • RoHS compliant


  • The IX series can be used as a next generation standard connector in equipment such as factory automation controllers, industrial robotics, programmable logic controllers, security systems, servo amps, servers, robotics, and more