New Edition of IEC 62047-20 Published

Gyroscope tester

The International Electrotechnical Committee published a new edition of IEC 62047-20. IEC 62047-20 applies to “Semiconductor devices – Micro-electromechanical devices – Part 20: Gyroscopes.” The new edition is available for purchase on the IEC website.


“IEC 62047-20:2014 specifies terms and definitions, ratings and characteristics, and measuring methods of gyroscopes. Gyroscopes are primarily used for consumer, general industries and aerospace applications. MEMS and semiconductor lasers are widely used for device technology of gyroscopes.”

*Description from the IEC website