The FCI PCI Express® (PCIe) M.2 provides 67 contacts on 0.5mm pitch. Various connector height and keying options are available. The connector accepts angled insertion of add-in module cards and supports PCI Express 3.0, USB 3.0, and SATA 3.0 applications. FCI’s PCIe M.2 connectors are also compliant with the PCI-SIG PCIe M.2 specification. The M.2 connector occupies less PCB board space, offers more connector height options, and supports higher data rates than PCIe Mini Card connector. These benefits make it an ideal option for tablets, laptops, low profile storage/server applications.