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Our engineers don't just invent great products. They also provide the design tools, technical information, and integrated circuit design resources you need to help you achieve better circuit designs faster and easier. Browse our selection of application block diagrams to get started with your system design.  Reference circuits and designs are available for purchase or to download and build yourself. Our comprehensive selection of technical articles and videos will help you select the right ICs and guide you in your detailed circuit design. These include integrated circuit application notes, tutorials, design solutions and design guides. Take advantage of advanced design tools and models to accelerate your design process. Detailed technical information is available for IC packaging, quality, reliability and environmental data. Our applications support team and Knowledgebase are readily available to answer your specific technical questions.

mgineer Blog

Enjoy Maxim Integrated's IC blog for all the latest Integrated Circuit and Semiconductor news.

Design Technology

View our design technology examples from our circuit design partners. Learn about technologies that span a wide range of Maxim Integrated products.

Xilinx FPGAs Power Solutions | Maxim Integrated

Xilinx FPGA and MPSoC chips have complex power supply requirements. Learn how we provide efficient and complete voltage rail solutions for these applications.

nanoPower Technology

Lowering IQ is one of the best techniques for delivering the most efficient power and longest battery life to your designs.


Simulate using hundreds of SPICE models and tools grouped by product line. Other models on the market are listed as well.

OASIS Simulator

Includes both the SIMPLIS simulation engine, which is the industry’s leading simulator for switched-mode power ICs, and the SIMetrix SPICE simulation engine.

Design Tools and Models

Get the latest downloadable Integrated Circuit Design Tools, models, software and more from Maxim Integrated's line of semiconductor parts.

Maxim Product Naming Conventions

Maxim Product Naming Conventions


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