What is quiescent current?

A primer on the device parameter that can give new life to your battery
Maybe you've heard of low quiescent current, or low Iq, but what does it mean for your design? In this series we will take a closer look at what quiescent current is (and what it isn't!), the different ways that it is characterized in a data sheet, and how it can impact the performance of your power supply. 

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