Low noise, frequency selectable XOs and VCXOs
12 January 2012: Rakon has launched a new family of low noise, frequency selectable XO (RXO7050Q) and VCXO (RVX7050Q) products in industry standard 7 mm x 5 mm surface mount packages. The frequency select pins are used to select the output frequency from any combination of two or four pre-configured frequencies. The selectable capability increases design flexibility and reduces part count, to generate significant cost savings.
Rakon CEO Joins Ranks of Flying Kiwis
November 2011: Brent Robinson has been recognised as one of New Zealand's foremost technology leaders in the New Zealand Hi-Tech Hall of Fame.
High shock crystals for rugged environments
16 August 2011: Rakon's RGX series uses proprietary technology enabling the crystal to withstand acceleration of up to 30,000 g with minimal parameter change. The patented design ensures excellent shock survivability and vibration performance and g-sensitivity as low as 0.2ppb/g. The RGX is available in a 6.0 x 3.5 mm package and samples are now available for 5.0 x 3.2 mm footprints.
Rakon Crystal Chengdu Opening
Rakon (RAK) opened its new US$35 million facility in western China yesterday, marking a significant step in the company’s global expansion that will see it supply China’s fast-growing domestic market, as well as international markets, with high precision, high quality frequency references.