Toshiba Launches Dual-input Power Multiplexer ICs with Protection Features for Power Supplies
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Toshiba Launches Dual-input Power Multiplexer ICs with Protection Features for Power Supplies

TOKYO — (BUSINESS WIRE) — March 10, 2015Toshiba Corporation’s (TOKYO:6502) Semiconductor & Storage Products Company today announced the launch of power multiplexer ICs that can switch between two power sources, for use in charging circuits of mobile devices. Shipment of the new “TCK32xG series” starts from today.

Toshiba Power Multiplexer IC "TCK32xG series" (Photo: Business Wire)

Toshiba Power Multiplexer IC "TCK32xG series" (Photo: Business Wire)

The new products can switch power sources through external signals and also through a built-in auto selection mode function[1], which switches sources automatically according to priorities programmed in advance.

Over voltage lock out (OVLO)[2], reverse current blocking and other protection features used in safety designs are built-in, and will contribute to creating safer and more reliable power source switching solutions.

Applications:

Main Specifications:

 

Line-up:

Part Number   Package   VIN (max)    IOUT (max)   Input Priority   Auto Selection Mode  

OVLO Level (typ.)

  Flag Operation
Monitored Input   Active Indication Level
TCK321G WCSP16C (1919) 36V 2A VIN A Built-in 12.0V VIN A Low
TCK322G 15.0V VIN A Low
TCK323G             15.0V   VIN B   Low
 

Notes
[1] In the auto selection mode, input and output of the A-side power source is prioritized. However, when there is no power supplied to the A-side, input and output of the B-side power source is used.
[2] The main switch is turned off to protect the system, when excess voltage exceeding a fixed OVLO level is detected.

Follow this link for more on the new products.
http://toshiba.semicon-storage.com/info/lookup.jsp?pid=TCK323G&region=apc&lang=en

Customer Inquiries:
Small Signal Device Sales & Marketing Department
Tel: +81-3-3457-3946

Information in this document, including product prices and specifications, content of services and contact information, is current on the date of the announcement but is subject to change without prior notice.

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