APPLICATION NOTE 287

Switch Bounce and Other Dirty Little Secrets


Abstract: Maxim provides a simple solution to reduce the effects of switch ringing. These devices are applicable for applications with push-button panels, touch screen displays, and simple push-button devices. These devices also provide overvoltage and ESD protection. The MAX6816/MAX6817/MAX6818 integrates numerous functions into a single IC, thus eliminating numerousdiscrete components.