Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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Document and Entity Information (USD $)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 30, 2012
Feb. 25, 2013
Jul. 01, 2012
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]      
Entity Registrant Name QUICKLOGIC CORPORATION    
Entity Central Index Key 0000882508    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-30    
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Dec. 30, 2012    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2012    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Amendment Flag false    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   44,520,734  
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Public Float     $ 109,962,500