Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

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Document and Entity Information
3 Months Ended
Apr. 01, 2012
May 01, 2012
Document Information [Line Items]    
Entity Registrant Name QUICKLOGIC CORPORATION  
Entity Central Index Key 0000882508  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --01-01  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Apr. 01, 2012  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2012  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Amendment Flag false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   38,697,218