Posts by Brian Lee

Suntsu's UK office offers free eval boards for MicroCrystal RTCs

Our UK Office Now Offers Free Evaluation Boards for Your Micro Crystal RTC’s!

Micro Crystal AG has introduced the RV-3032-C7 Real-Time Clock Module. Suntsu is proud to be able to offer free evaluation boards with this RTC (Real Time Clock) at our UK location. This is Micro Crystal’s most power efficient, accurate and ultra-compact temperature compensated RTC yet! The new RV-3032-C7 has added functions to ensure you are…
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Suntsu and Blume Electronik

Suntsu and Blume Elektronik Build a Strong Partnership

Suntsu Electronics is the perfect partner and manufacturer to support us in offering custom solutions for a wide range of our products. We look forward to building a strong and successful partnership over the upcoming years together.”  – Product Marketing Manager at Blume Elektronik, Mr. Christoph Hassenflug Blume Elektronik Distribution has become one of Suntsu’s valued partners! They…
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Suntsu Frequency Control SWS834

Epson’s MC-306 Will Be Obsolete in 2021. Suntsu Has the Perfect Solution.

Need a replacement for the MC-306 (Epson’s EOL notice)? Fortunately, Suntsu has the perfect solution: SWS834. The SWS834 is an equivalent product to Epson’s. Featuring 32.768kHz, and the same dimension and electrical parameters as the MC-306, the SWS834 is an easy drop-in replacement. Even better, Suntsu can provide short lead times and competitive prices! Some of their key features…
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Small Form Coaxials

Guidelines to Follow When Purchasing Connectors for Your RF System Design

WHICH TYPE SHOULD I USE? At Suntsu, our focus on wireless communication has helped our customers buy cables focused on antenna-to-board connectivity. As our customers continue to favor smaller and more compact products, we want to ensure you are saving time and money by using the right solution, so which small coaxial RF connector should…
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Ocean Delay

Increasing Delays in Ocean Shipments

Businesses are experiencing ocean-freight shipment delays nationwide. Multiple factors are contributing to the delays:    COVID-19 Global shipping increased rapidly this summer with the reopening of national economies following the pandemic shutdowns. Equipment Shortage Container availability in China continues to be at a record low. Holiday Closures Ports and forwarders will be closed for the holidays.…
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Suntsu and Digikey Partnership

Suntsu Partners with the World’s Premier Catalog Distributor: Digi-Key Electronics

Suntsu Electronics is happy to announce our partnership with Digi-Key Electronics. They are one of the fastest-growing distributors of electronic components and offer the world’s largest selection of products in-stock and available for immediate shipment. Founded in 1972 as a small mail-order business, Digi-key remains an essential resource for the electronics industry. They strive to…
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InvisiShield – A Practical Solution to Social Distancing in the Workplace

What does the Suntsu InvisiShield have in common with Air traffic Control? Air traffic control uses radio detection and ranging technology to keep planes from colliding with each other mid-flight. Similarly, the new Suntsu InvisiShield helps keep people socially distanced in the workplace. Suntsu InvisiShield helps stop the spread of infectious diseases like COVID-19 with a small device you…
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Asahi Kasei Microsystems (AKM) Factory Fire

Image Source: On October twentieth Suntsu Electronics, Inc. was notified of a semiconductor factory fire at AKM in Nobeoka, Japan. AKM produces IC’s for many TCXO products utilized by all major Frequency Control manufacturers across the globe. The full impact of this fire is not currently known, but initial estimates put the AKM factory…
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Introducing Suntsu Electronics’ Newest Partner: Micro Crystal AG

Suntsu Electronics is proud to announce its latest partnership agreement with Micro Crystal AG. Founded in 1978 in Grenchen, Switzerland, Micro Crystal started as a producer of Tuning Fork Crystals for watches. Today, Micro Crystal AG is a leading manufacturer of Miniature Quartz Crystals (30 kHz to 250 MHz), Real Time Clocks, Oscillators and OCXOs…
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Suntsu Signs a NEW European Distributor: Tronic One

“With the addition of Suntsu to our supplier network, we are gaining a manufacturer with high-quality products and opening up new design possibilities in the field of frequency products.” Peter Thoma, CEO Tronic One Suntsu Electronics is pleased to announce our newest partnership with Tronic One GmbH. Established in 2006, Tronic One offers a multitude…
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Suntsu Now Offers Crystals Equivalent to Epson MC-406 and MA-406 Crystals

Epson MC-406 and MA-406 crystals will be obsolete by the end of 2020 (see Epson’s EOL Notice).  The EOL status of Epson’s MC-406 and MA-406 crystals will leave current users searching for substitutes. Fortunately, Suntsu is offering a drop-in replacement with our newest crystals: SWS144 and SXT144. Below is a comparison of SWS144 and SXT144 vs MC-406 and MA-406 crystals. • The SWS144…
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Suntsu and EarthQuaker Devices Make Music Together

In 2004, EarthQuaker Devices (EQD) founder and musician Jamie Stillman discovered a passion for electronics after fixing a broken overdrive. Soon thereafter he turned his Akron Ohio basement into a full-blown pedal factory and started selling his devices on eBay. With demand on the rise, a basement stuffed to capacity, and a myriad of ideas…
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Suntsu Builds Deep Vendor Relationship with Powerteq

In just over a decade, Powerteq has gone from a start-up to a powerhouse leader in performance tuning in the automotive aftermarket segment. As a division of High Performance Industries, Powerteq oversees six established brands: APR, Dinan, DiabloSport, Edge Products, Range Technology, and Superchips. With six brands under their wing, they cover a wide range…
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Suntsu Electronics Designs Custom Stratum 3 TCXOs for Silicon Lab ICs

Suntsu Electronics introduces the latest Stratum 3 TCXO specially designed for Silicon Lab ICs. These TCXOs come in small, ceramic SMD package delivered via Tape and Reel. The Stratum 3 clock serves to track input under normal operating conditions, but at a wider range than Stratum 2.   STX478 and STX479 both come in a 7.0mm x 5.0mm package size and have an output frequency of 12.8 MHz meant to function…
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Suntsu Electronics Designs Custom Stratum 3E OCXOs for Silicon Lab ICs

Suntsu Electronics has designed custom OCXOs for Silicon Lab ICs. Stratum 3E is an upgraded standard that accounts for SONET equipment requirements that are not available with a typical Stratum 3. It comes in a small SMD package that boasts low phase noise and complies to Stratum 3E GR-1244 and GR-253 cores. These Stratum 3E…
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The Most Accurate and Trusted Source of Time of Any OCXO

GPS Disciplined Oscillators (GPSDO) are one of the most accurate and trusted sources of timing. Often called GPS clocks, they consist of a high-stability oscillator and a GPS receiver. GPSDO works by steering the oscillator output to a GPS device or GNSS satellite signal through a tracking loop. Some of their applications include functioning as…
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Suntsu Electronics- How to match antennas to your design

How To Match Antennas to Your Design

The International Data Corporation (IDC) predicts that there will be over 40 billion connected devices by 2025: up from the 31 billion today. Most connected things will do so over wireless. The key feature of wireless systems are antennas and the interfacing RF interconnects. If chosen correctly, antennas lead to high performance wireless devices. However,…
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The Lowest Phase Jitter of Any LVDS Oscillator

  For high speed data transfer applications (transceiver or clock distribution) that require a high data rate, introducing our new LVDS Oscillator. Suntsu’s CEO, Casey Conlan enthused, “our high-speed networking customers will be clamoring to get their hands on this part!” The SUO75L Series Oscillator is designed with a third overtone crystal and a frequency…
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Simplify Your Design With Suntsu’s 4-in-1 Combination Outdoor Antenna

Suntsu announces a new outdoor antenna to address your LTE MIMO, GNSS and Dual Band Wi-Fi needs. All multiple wireless systems need a high efficiency antenna with high gain and isolation properties. This 4-in-1 antenna from Suntsu can be used for vehicle telematics allowing real-time tracking and HD video streaming to the cabin of any…
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Suntsu Electronics, Inc. Announces Expansion to Europe

US-Based Suntsu Electronics Inc. announces the opening of its first European sales office, located in the UK. With a growing customer base of distributors and OEMs across Europe, the new office will provide additional sales and technical customer service support.   Anke Allen / Director of European Sales   Heading up the new office from its location in…
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