SMART’s patented retention clips highly improve reliability resistant to vibration, shock and sudden movements. As industrial and ruggedized customer equipment is exposed to severe vibration situations, module retention clips can be mechanically secured to the sides of memory socket to prevent the latches from popping open.

Why Retention Clips?

For ruggedized and harsh operating conditions, SMART offers retention clips to secure the socket latches in place and industrial grade temperature operation from -40°C to +85°C.

How Does It Work?

Assembly and disassembly of the retention clips is quick and simple.

1. Push from the side until the clip snap into place.

2. Clip is fully snap onto the socket.

3. To remove the retention clips, open the wings of the clip and pull it out.