Automotive USB-C Products

Finding consumer electronic gadgets without a USB-C connector is getting harder and harder. Car drivers and passengers bring their USB-C devices along for the ride and expect the same fast charging they get from their travel adapter. Beyond charging, they also expect the fast USB3 data speeds and DisplayPort Alternate Mode support they have learned to love at home.

Maxim Integrated provides the best solutions for protecting low-voltage USB-C host and HUB-IC pins from the harsh automotive environment. Our devices integrate protection with USB-C charging protocol and USB-C power offering the smallest and lowest total cost of ownership solutions. Maxim Integrated leads the automotive USB-C market providing the highest integration USB-C charging solutions.



Product Selector Guide


Product Description Sample Order EV Kit
MAX25430 Automotive 100W USB-PD Buck-Boost Port Controller and Protector Sample Buy Buy
MAX25431 Industry's Lowest IQ USB-C High-Voltage Buck-Boost Controller with Best in Class Line Accuracy and Transient Response Sample Buy Buy
MAX25410 Industry's First Automotive USB-C Power Delivery High-Voltage Port Protector with up to 24V Over-Voltage Protection Sample Buy Buy
MAX20459 Industry's Most Integrated Automotive USB Type-C Charge Enumerator with Buck Converter for DCP ports Sample Buy Buy
MAX20461 Industry's First Automotive Single Chip USB Type-C Charge Enumerator with Buck Converter and 1GHz 3dB bandwidth USB Protection switch for CDP and SDP ports Sample Buy Buy
MAX20463 Tiny Automotive USB Type-A to Type-C Port Converter with Protection designed to convert an existing head-unit to a USB Type-C head-unit solution Sample Buy Buy

Automotive USB-C Featured Products


Automotive 100W USB-PD Buck-Boost Port Controller and Protector

MAX25430

Industry's First Single-IC 100W Automotive USB-PD Power, Charger and Protector

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Automotive 40V, 2.2MHz, H-Bridge Buck-Boost Controller

MAX25431

Industry's Lowest IQ Buck-Boost Controller with Best in Class Transient Response

Automotive USB Power Delivery Port Protector

MAX25410

Industry's First Automotive USB Power Delivery High-Voltage Protector with up to 24V Over-Voltage Protection

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Automotive USB-C Design Resources


EE-Sim® Design Tool


USB Type-C Charging Overview
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