Maxim > Design Support > Technical Documents > Application Notes


Application Notes

 Application Notes   Tutorials   Engineering Journals   

  • Over 2000 application notes and technical articles written by engineers, for engineers.
  • These articles offer experienced analysis, design ideas, reference designs, and tutorials—to make you an expert.
  • List of latest application notes.

    Real-Time Clocks


    View   In New Window PDF
    659.2kB
    Application Note 5589 
    Industry Turns to MEMS for Accurate Real-Time Clocks
    View   In New Window PDF
    100.3kB
    Tutorial 5791 
    Tips for Writing Bulletproof Real-Time Clock Control Code
    View   In New Window PDF
    48.5kB
    Application Note 5756 
    How to Replace a DS1216 SmartSocket with an Equivalent-Density Phantom Clock Module
    View   In New Window PDF
    136.6kB
    Application Note 5545 
    MEMS Technology Provides Tangible Benefits for Real-Time Clocks
    View   In New Window PDF
    83kB
    Tutorial 5413 
    State Machine Logic in Binary-Coded Decimal (BCD)-Formatted Real-Time Clocks
    View   In New Window PDF
    450.7kB
    Reference Schematic 5223 
    Designing a Temperature-Based Heating System for an Automotive Engine Preheater
    View   In New Window PDF
    91.3kB
    Application Note 5329 
    Implementing Flawless Designs with Accurate I²C Real-Time Clocks
    View   In New Window PDF
    137kB
    Application Note 4641 
    Real-Time Clock Adds Accurate Timekeeping to Microcontroller System
    View   In New Window PDF
    32.5kB
    Application Note 5143 
    Feature Comparison of the DS323x Real-Time Clocks
    View   In New Window PDF
    72kB
    Tutorial 5061 
    Effective Number of Bits Calculator Tutorial
    View   In New Window PDF
    29kB
    Application Note 5013 
    Lithium Battery Content in Maxim Products
    View   In New Window PDF
    104.2kB
    Application Note 4247 
    Oscillator Design Considerations for Low-Current Applications
    View   In New Window PDF
    72kB
    Tutorial 4689 
    Blood Pressure Monitor Design Considerations
    View   In New Window PDF
    52.3kB
    Application Note 4506 
    Alternatives to the DS1994L 4Kb Plus Time Memory iButton®
    View   In New Window PDF
    43kB
    Application Note 4005 
    Interfacing a DS3234 Extremely Accurate SPI-Bus Real-Time Clock (RTC) to a Motorola Digital Signal Processor (DSP)
    View   In New Window PDF
    39kB
    Application Note 3921 
    Using a DS1307 with a PIC Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    73kB
    Application Note 3816 
    Selecting a Backup Source for Real-Time Clocks
    View   In New Window PDF
    55kB
    Application Note 3778 
    Problems and Solutions for Adjusting to Changes in Daylight Saving Time
    View   In New Window PDF
    516.7kB
    Application Note 3779 
    Calculating ML Cell Life for an RTC Backup Operation
    View   In New Window PDF
    67kB
    Application Note 3721 
    Interfacing the DS1318 with an 8051-type Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    40kB
    Application Note 3643 
    How to Use the DS1678 Real-Time Event Recorder
    View   In New Window PDF
    30kB
    Application Note 3644 
    Power Considerations for Accurate Real-Time Clocks
    View   In New Window PDF
    49kB
    Tutorial 3566 
    Timekeeping Accuracy, Automatic and Affordable
    View   In New Window PDF
    55.2kB
    Application Note 3572 
    FAQ About the Integrated-Crystal Package Option
    View   In New Window PDF
    34kB
    Application Note 3510 
    Interfacing a DS1305 RTC with an 8051-Type Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    91.2kB
    Application Note 3517 
    Estimating Super Capacitor Backup Time on Trickle-Charger Real-Time Clocks
    View   In New Window PDF
    35kB
    Application Note 3506 
    Interfacing a DS3231 with an 8051-Type Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    32kB
    Application Note 3482 
    Interfacing a DS1388 Real-Time Clock with an 8051-Type Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    20kB
    Application Note 3449 
    Interfacing a DS1302 With an 8051-Type Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    41kB
    Application Note 3313 
    Interfacing a DS1390/DS1391 RTC with a Motorola DSP with SPI
    View   In New Window PDF
    152kB
    Application Note 2740 
    Accessing the DS1318 Clock Registers
    View   In New Window PDF
    46kB
    Application Note 2833 
    Interfacing an SPI RTC with a Motorola DSP
    View   In New Window PDF
    75kB
    Application Note 2361 
    Interfacing an SPI-Interface RTC with a PIC Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    249kB
    Application Note 520 
    Using a Watchdog Timekeeping RAM with a Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    100kB
    Application Note 1994 
    DS1375 Power Line to 60Hz Clock
    View   In New Window PDF
    71kB
    Application Note 519 
    Using a Nonvolatile Timekeeping RAM with a Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    241kB
    Application Note 516 
    Using Multiplexed Bus Clocks with a Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    121kB
    Application Note 512 
    Using the Watchdog/Alarm Counter in the DS1371 and DS1374 Real-Time Clocks
    View   In New Window PDF
    160kB
    Application Note 52 
    Using the Dallas Phantom Real-Time Clocks (RTCs)
    View   In New Window PDF
    46kB
    Application Note 511 
    Using the DS1672 Low-Voltage Serial Timekeeping IC
    View   In New Window PDF
    46kB
    Application Note 1145 
    Interface a Multiplexed-Bus Real-Time Clock to a µP With Separate Address and Data Buses
    View   In New Window PDF
    51kB
    Application Note 509 
    Using the SmartWatch/Phantom Clocks with a Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    368kB
    Application Note 82 
    Using the Dallas Tricklecharge Timekeeper
    View   In New Window PDF
    54kB
    Application Note 507 
    PowerCap Package Allows for Density Upgrades, Surface Mount Assembly
    View   In New Window PDF
    213kB
    Application Note 508 
    Using the Power-Control Functions of the DS1501/DS1511 Real-Time Clock
    View   In New Window PDF
    86.8kB
    Application Note 505 
    Lithium Coin-Cell Batteries: Predicting an Application Lifetime
    View   In New Window PDF
    860.5kB
    Application Note 504 
    Design Considerations for Maxim Real-Time Clocks
    View   In New Window PDF
    67.1kB
    Application Note 701 
    Using the DS32kHz with Maxim Real-Time Clocks
    View   In New Window PDF
    54kB
    Application Note 77 
    DS1685/87 and DS17X85/87 Accessing Extended User RAM
    View   In New Window PDF
    61kB
    Application Note 502 
    Interfacing SPI Real-Time Clocks (RTCs) with a Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    66kB
    Application Note 100 
    DS1670 Portable System Controller
    View   In New Window PDF
    112.7kB
    Application Note 95 
    Interfacing the DS1307 with an 8051-Compatible Microcontroller
    View   In New Window PDF
    184.6kB
    Application Note 58 
    Crystal Considerations with Maxim Real-Time Clocks (RTCs)
    View   In New Window PDF
    211kB
    Application Note 499 
    Using the Multiplex Bus RTC Extended Features


    Search by part number

    Enter any portion of part number(s)

    Also see: Product Guides

    Keep Me Informed
    Preview new application notes in your areas of interest as soon as they are published. Subscribe to EE-Mail™ - Application Notes for weekly updates.