Avnet Express Announces Immediate Availability of TE Connectivity's Long-Reach Cable Assemblies Designed to the DisplayPort Standard

Avnet Express announces the immediate availability of TE Connectivity's (TE) long-reach cable assemblies designed to the DisplayPort standard on www.avnetexpress.com.

April 27, 2011 -- Avnet Express, part of the Avnet Electronics Marketing operating group of Avnet, Inc. announces the immediate availability of TE Connectivity’s (TE) long-reach cable assemblies designed to the DisplayPort standard on www.avnetexpress.com. These entirely passive, cable assemblies are certified to Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) DisplayPort standards and are available in both 10- and 15-meter lengths. With an expanding online inventory of over 5 million products, Avnet Express offers customers total bill-of-materials support online, as well as access to datasheets, selector guides and online technical support.

TE’s long-reach cable assemblies designed to the DisplayPort standard meet the V1.1a reduced bit rate (RBR) specification, offering 1.62 Gbps per lane (for up to four lanes) with embedded clocking for better signal integrity and EMI (electromagnetic interference) control. This feature yields excellent high-definition video for both computer and consumer applications.

"Our 10- and 15-meter passive cable assemblies are designed to the DisplayPort standard. These cable assemblies meet the robust needs of the commercial projector and signage markets. Our TE solution is the only VESA DisplayPort certified long reach cable assembly currently available on the market," said Kent Kasuya, TE Connectivity business development manager.

“We strive to not only provide our customers with exceptional customer service, but a robust e-Commerce offering of the latest technology, in stock and ready to ship,” said Beth Ely, vice president of Avnet Express. “These TE cable assemblies are capable of producing exceptional high-definition, digital multimedia for a large range of applications. Being one of the first distributors to stock these products gives our customers the ability to get their designs to market faster.”