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IQD Frequency Products becomes part of the Würth Elektronik eiSos Group

IQD Frequency Products becomes part of the Würth Elektronik eiSos Group

Posted: 4th December 2017
Waldenburg/Crewkerne (Germany/UK), 30 November 2017 – IQD Frequency Products Ltd., based in Crewkerne (UK) and IQD Frequency Products Inc., based in Palm Springs (USA) are now part of the Würth Elektronik eiSos Group, thus expanding Würth Elektronik’s existing selection of passive components with a comprehensive range of quartz crystals and oscillators. IQD is among the… Read More

Ultra-stable VCTCXO satisfies key performance criteria for LTE-A, WCDMA & small cell network synchronisation

Ultra-stable VCTCXO satisfies key performance criteria for LTE-A, WCDMA & small cell network synchronisation

Posted: 27th September 2017
The latest communications networks demand specific performance criteria from their core timing and synchronisation devices, usually a Voltage Controlled Temperature Compensated Crystal Oscillator (VCTCXO). IQD’s new ‘best‐in‐class’ low jitter, tight stability IQXT-316 series VCTCXO is designed to satisfy these key standards through optimisation of the critical… Read More

New range of ultra-low voltage clock oscillators from IQD

New range of ultra-low voltage clock oscillators from IQD

Posted: 24th July 2017
IQD has launched a new range of market leading ultra-low voltage CMOS based clock oscillators available at 0.9V, 1.2V and 1.5V. These oscillators are ideal for use in designs where improved battery life is critical including body cameras for security services, digital cameras, personal navigation devices (PND), portable audio players, portable test equipment, USB… Read More

IQD presented with Statek’s ‘Top International Distributor & Partner’ Award for second year in succession

Statek Award

Posted: 21st June 2017
  IQD has been presented with the ‘Top International Distributor & Partner’ Award by Statek Corporation for the second year in succession. The award was presented to IQD’s Director of European Sales, Anke Allen and Business Development Manager, Sara Bradley by Flavien Heurtier of Statek. Commenting upon the award, IQD’s Group Managing Director, Paul Fear said “Our strong… Read More

New ultra-low jitter clock oscillator for defence & aerospace applications

New ultra-low jitter clock oscillator for defence & aerospace applications

Posted: 19th May 2017
IQD’s new STXO series of surface mount clock oscillators has been designed with an ultra-low integrated RMS phase jitter of 256fs at 2.5V and RMS period jitter of 1.4ps over 10,000 cycles. With a phase noise level of -138dBc/Hz @ 1kHz and -163dBc/Hz at the noise floor, this new series is ideal for defense & aerospace applications such as smart munitions, guidance &… Read More

IQD’s New Miniature VCTCXO launched at Embedded Show delivers class leading frequency stability

IQD’s New Miniature VCTCXO launched at Embedded Show delivers class leading frequency stability

Posted: 13th March 2017
IQD’s latest Voltage Controlled Temperature Compensated Crystal Oscillator (VCTCXO) offers frequency stabilities down to ±0.28ppm over the full industrial temperature range of -40 to 85 degrees C in a package measuring only 3.2 x 2.5mm. As standard, the new IQXT-220 includes voltage control (frequency adjustment option) that gives on-board frequency tuning between ±10ppm… Read More

Ultra-Miniature Watch Crystal for IoT Applications

Ultra-Miniature Watch Crystal for IoT Applications

Posted: 27th February 2017
Measuring just 2.0 x 1.2mm and with a height of only 0.6mm, IQD's 32.768kHz IQXC-25 watch crystal is ideal for applications where space on a PCB is at a premium. It is housed in a 2-pad ceramic package with an operating temperature range of -40 to +85 degrees C and a standard frequency stability coefficient of -0.03 ±0.01ppm/degrees C². Standard frequency tolerance is… Read More

Low Phase Noise Rubidium Atomic Oscillator Module

Low Phase Noise Rubidium Atomic Oscillator Module

Posted: 11th January 2017
  IQD’s latest high performance rubidium oscillator, the IQRB-2, delivers low phase noise of -112dBc/Hz at 1Hz and -158dBc/Hz at 10kHz. It is housed in a 95.5 x 62.5 x 44.3mm module so can be used in a 1U rack. The electrical connections include an SMA connector for RF output, RS232 connectors RX & TX, a voltage control input and a frequency locked monitor. With a short… Read More