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0201 and 01005 Adoption in Industry

0201 and 01005 Adoption in Industry

Size Comparison Chart. US 0201 and 01005 correspond to metric 0603 and 0402.First introduced in the year 2000, the 0201 package was sold in significant numbers in the electronics industry by 2003. According to some estimates, it currently accounts for approximately 20% of surface mounted component (SMC) demand worldwide1. This puts consumption between 100 and 200 billion units per year. Despite these impressive numbers, the 0201 package and its� smaller cousin, the 01005 package, have not yet achieved anything resembling widespread adoption in the overall electronics industry.

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