Kyocera ST3215, ST2012 and ST1610 32.768kHz Components With End of Life (EOL) December 2019
23 Sep 2019
EMILY RUSHTON - MARKETING
Kyocera ST3215, ST2012 and ST1610 EOL
On September 5th 2019 Kyocera Corporation announced that due to strategic restructuring of their business due to falling smartphone market demand they will be terminating their kHz crystal operations. As a renowned supplier of passive components including frequency components, by taking this decision to terminate watch crystal production KYOCERA Corporation will inevitably be impacting many of their customers.
Replacement Products from Golledge for Kyocera 32.768kHz Products
To reduce your impact we've put together a guide to Golledge products which are direct drop in replacements below. Many of these crystals are available from stock to help minimize customer disruption.
Golledge offer dual source alternatives for all replacement parts meaning the risk of further supply chain disruption is minimal. If you urgently need a drop in replacement for an ST3215, ST2012 or ST1610 part then please call +44 1460 256 100, or email email@example.com.
Drop-in Replacement Products for Kyocera ST3215
The GSX-315 and Automotive AEC-Q200 Qualified GRX-315 from Golledge are fully compatible replacements for the ST3215
The GSX-315 from Golledge Electronics is an ideal 3.2 x 1.5mm watch crystal replacement for the ST3215 from Kyocera Corporation. Particularly suitable for production projects running at high quantities, we have large quantities in stock for dispatch today.
The standard GSX-315 has excellent ±20ppm frequency stability and is available in a range of circuit conditions including 6pF, 7pF, 9pF and 12.5pF. If you require a tighter stability up to ±5ppm or a different load capacitance value speak to our team today by calling +44 1460 256 100 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and they will be able to recommend the best drop-in replacement solution for you.
We can also recommend our GRX-315 as a drop-in replacement for automotive projects which can accept -40 to +80°C operating temperature such as after market sensors and automotive performance monitors. The GRX-315 comes with AEC-Q200 automotive qualification as standard.
The CM7V-T1A and Low Profile CM7V03-T1A, Suitable as Replacements for the ST3215 in Harsh Environment Applications, including Automotive Projects
Available with military operating temperature range of -55 to +125°C, or extended operating temperature range of -40 to +125°C, the CM7V-T1A is an ideal 3.2 x 1.5mm drop-in replacement for the Kyocera ST3215 for specialist applications requiring wide temperature ranges and high shock and vibration resistance.
The CM7V03-T1A also provides excellent frequency stability of ±20ppm with extended and military temperature range options and features a low profile package measuring just 0.35mm high. Speak to our team today about the CM7V03-T1A if you are looking to replace the ST3215 in your application and a low profile would be useful.
Drop-in Replacement Products for Kyocera ST2012
The GWX-2012 from Golledge makes an ideal substitute for Kyocera ST2012
The Golledge GWX-2012 ultra-miniature 2.0 x 1.2mm 32.768kHz crystal features excellent frequency stability of ±20ppm. Available for all common circuit conditions including 6pF, 7pF, 9pF and 12.5pF, we have production quantities in stock ready for dispatch today. Please speak to our team by calling +44 1460 256 100 and one of our frequency experts will be able to recommend the best 2.0 x 1.2mm watch crystal to replace the obsolete ST2012 in your project.
CM8V-T1A & CM8V03-T1A are ideal 2.0 x 1.2mm drop-in replacements for the Kyocera ST2012 for specialist applications
Applications currently using the ST2012 which require wide temperature ranges and high shock and vibration resistance should now consider using the CM8V-T1A, which features military operating temperature range of -55 to +125°C, or extended operating temperature range of -40 to +125°C.
The CM8V03-T1A also provides excellent frequency stability of ±20ppm with extended and military temperature range options and features a low profile package measuring just 0.35mm high. If you are looking to replace the ST2012 in your production and a low profile package is required then speak to our team today about the CM8V03-T1A.
Drop-in Replacement Products for Kyocera ST1610
The GWX-1610 from Golledge Electronics is the ideal replacement for EOL ST1610 from Kyocera
The smallest of the Kyocera parts with last time buy on 31st December 20129 is the ST1610.
The Golledge GWX-1610 is a fully compatible, direct drop-in replacement for the ST1610 and is in stock ready for dispatch today. If you are urgently looking to replace the EOL ST1610 in your production speak to our expert team today.
You can call +44 1460 256 100 for an instant response, or email email@example.com to contact a member of our expert team. We aim to reply within 2 working hours.
For specialist applications use the CM9V-T1A or CM9V03-T1A as fully compatible replacements for the ST1610.
In addition to the GWX-1610, we are also able to offer the CM9V-T1A and the CM9V03-T1A. These 32.768kHz ultra-miniature crystals both feature extended (-40 to +125°C) and military (-55 to +125°C) temperature range options in addition to high shock and vibration resistance, making them ideal for specialist applications. The CM9V03-T1A also features an ultra-low profile of 0.35mm. Remember our expert team is always on hand to recommend the best drop-in replacement for the ST1610 for your specific application.