The following are explanations of the product status codes that appear on the website. For more information, please contact your Maxim sales representative, Maxim Direct, your distributor, or Maxim technical support.
The product is in production and available from Maxim Direct and authorized distributors.
The product is in production and available but is designed for highly specialized applications. Any purchases and data sheet requests require approval. A nondisclosure agreement (NDA) may be required.
The product is in development. Contact your sales representative, Maxim Direct, or distributor for details.
The product is in the final stages of development prior to release. You may sign up for automatic notification by e-mail when the data sheet is available. It is generally available within 30 days. Specifications and functionality are preliminary and subject to change. Contact Maxim Sales, Maxim Direct, or your distributor for details.
The specialized product is fully developed and may be purchased for qualified, volume applications. No inventory is held because there may be a large number of variants, not all of which are required by customers. Minimum order quantities and other restrictions may apply.
Please contact your sales representative, Maxim Direct, or distributor for price and availability.
The product has been discontinued and the last time buy has expired. Under certain conditions, supply may exist and orders may still be accepted.
Not recommended for new designs. The product is in production and available, and is not scheduled to be discontinued. We do not recommend using this product for new designs because there is a better or more economical alternative, or because demand for the product is decreasing. We list recommended replacements when possible.
The product is being discontinued. These products are available for final orders until the last order date listed on the product discontinuance notice. We list recommended replacements when possible. See: Obsolescence Information
The product has been discontinued and is not available for purchase. We list recommended replacements when possible. See: Obsolescence Information