Amphenol FCI Minitek® Pwr 3.0 BMI Connector System

Amphenol FCI Minitek® Pwr 3.0 BMI Connector System offers a 5A current rating per contact and is available in 8, 12, and 14 circuits for dual-row designs. This connector system features a scoop-proof housing style that protects terminals from damage, polarized mating geometry to prevent mismatching, and positive locking on housing with low thumb latch operation for secure mating retention. The 3.0 BMI connector system complies with the international standard IEC 60355-1 for household appliances and comes in a vertical, through-hole type. Amphenol FCI Minitek Pwr 3.0 BMI Connector System is ideal for chemical detection systems, patient monitors, air conditioners, interface converters, and HDD applications.


  • Blind-mate interface
  • Low insertion force for installation of crimped terminal
  • Fully isolated terminals
  • Positive locking on housing with low thumb-latch operation
  • Fully polarized housing
  • Scoop-proof housing
  • High retention force in housing
  • Glow-wire-compliant option
  • UL 94V-0 flammability-rated LCP material
  • RoHS compliant and lead free


  • 1U rack boxes
  • Customer premises equipment
  • Generic telecom boxes
  • Interface converters
  • WiMax boxes
  • Air conditioners
  • Microwave ovens
  • Refrigerators
  • Set-top boxes
  • Blade servers
  • Desktop PC and motherboards
  • HDD
  • Rack-mount servers
  • Server-orthogonal configurations
  • Defibrillators
  • Hospital beds
  • Patient monitors
  • Ultrasound equipment
  • Chemical detection systems
  • Radar equipment


  • 4.5N maximum terminal insertion force
  • 100 mating cycles of durability
  • 20mΩ maximum low level contact resistance
  • 1000MΩ minimum isolation resistance
  • 250Vrms voltage rating
  • 5A current per contact
  • 1000VAC dielectric withstand voltage
  • -40°C to +105°C operating temperature range
Published: 2022-03-02 | Updated: 2022-12-28