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Micro Crystal ultra-thin 32.768 kHz Crystal improves oscillator reliability

Advanced package geometry enhances mechanical flexibility in products on-the-go.

Grenchen, Switzerland, May 1, 2018 – Micro Crystal AG, the ultra-low-power, low-voltage solution provider today announced the next step in miniaturization: CM9V-T1A 0.3: a 32.768 kHz Quartz Crystal with a maximum thickness of 0.35 and a foot print of just 1.6 x 1.0 mm

This new tiny geometry enhances the circuitry in application where bending radii are critical. It complements the new bendable thin film batteries from The crystals are ideal for:

  • Smart cards
  • E-textile
  • Wearables and activity bands
  • Embedded modules
  • Health Care, e-medicine treatment sticking plaster

The 32.768 kHz Crystal family has proven track record in thousands of applications worldwide. Wearables, IoT, Industrial, Automotive, Healthcare and Consumer

Type Frequency Size , l x w x h Status
CM9V-T1A 0.3 32.768 kHz 1.6 x 1.0 x 0.3 mm High volume production ramp-up
CM8V-T1A 0.3 32.768 kHz 2.0 x 1.2 x 0.3 mm High volume production

Detailed information for Low Frequency Crystals

About Micro Crystal AG
Based in Grenchen, Switzerland, Micro Crystal designs, manufactures and sells worldwide quartz crystals, oscillators, OCXOs and real-time clocks for the electronics industry. The company employs approximately 500 people globally and has high-volume manufacturing facilities in Thailand and Switzerland. Micro Crystal’s sales offices in Europe, Asia, Japan, Korea and North America ensure close cooperation with customers and excellent technical support. Micro Crystal AG stands for reliable safe technology, high quality and environmentally friendly production.

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Micro Crystal AG
Markus Hintermann, tel +41 32 655 84 91,