US Patent No. 10,716,231

PIN COUNT SOCKET HAVING REDUCED PIN COUNT AND PATTERN TRANSFORMATION


Patent No. 10,716,231
Issue Date July 14, 2020
Title Pin Count Socket Having Reduced Pin Count And Pattern Transformation
Inventorship Srikant Nekkanty, Chandler, AZ (US)
Zhichao Zhang, Chandler, AZ (US)
Kemal Aygun, Tempe, AZ (US)
Assignee Intel Corporation, Santa Clara, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,716,231

1. An electronic package adapter comprising:an interposer comprising a first plurality of contacts on a first surface and a second plurality of contacts on a second surface opposing the first surface, the first and second plurality of contacts extend parallel with the first and second surfaces,
wherein the first plurality of contacts is in electrical contact with the second plurality of contacts,
the first plurality of contacts has a configuration pattern for electrical contact with an electronic package,
the second plurality of contacts has a configuration pattern for electrical contact with a motherboard, and
the first and second plurality of contacts have different numbers of contacts.