Interface

Maxim's wide selection of interface ICs includes products for interconnection, signal translation, voltage protection, current protection, and electrical isolation. Our market-leading transceivers and broad range of interface ICs simplify your design, while adding features that make your design more robust and reliable.




Interface Development Boards


High-Precision, Long-Battery Life Heat/Flow Meter

MAXREFDES70

Low-power, ultrasonic time-of-flight reference design for high-accuracy liquid flow measurement.

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IO-Link® 16 Channel Digital Input Hub

MAXREFDES36

This IO-Link® 16-channel digital input reference design includes a 16-bit micro with IO-Link device stack and fits on a small 53.75mm x 72mm PCB.

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Pocket IO™ PLC Development Platform

MAXREFDES150

Integrates 30 industrial IOs for lower heat dissipation and faster throughput in less than ten cubic inches.

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MAX22503E
100Mbps Full-Duplex 3V/5V RS-485/RS-422 Transceiver with High EFT Immunity

  • High-Speed Operation
  • Integrated Protection Increases Robustness
  • Flexibility for Many Different Applications

MAX96715
13-Bit GMSL Serializer with High-Immunity/ Bandwidth Mode and Coax/STP Cable Drive

  • Ideal for Safety Camera Applications
    • Works with Low-Cost 50Ω Coax (100Ω STP) Cables
    • Error Detection of Video/Control Data
    • High-Immunity Mode for Robust Control-Channel EMC Tolerance
  • High-Speed Data Serialization for Megapixel Cameras
    • Up to 1.74Gbps Serial-Bit Rate
    • 12.5MHz to 116MHz x 12-Bit + H/V Data through Internal Encoding
  • Multiple Modes for System Flexibility
    • 9.6kbps to 1Mbps Control Channel in I²C Mode (with Clock Stretch)
    • Crosspoint Switch Accepts Any Input Bitmap
    • Modes for Encoded VSYNC and HSYNC

  • MAX20463
    Automotive USB Type-A to Type-C Port Converter with Protection

    • USB Type-C R1.3 compliance with integrated VBUS Discharge
    • Designed for Cooperative Protection with Head-Unit Protector
    • Robust Design Keeps Vehicle System and Portable Devices Safe in Automotive Environment

    MAX20461
    Automotive High-Current Step-Down Converter with USB-C Protection/Host Charger

    • One-Chip Type-C Solution Directly from Car Battery to Portable Device
    • Optimal USB Charging and Communication for Portable Devices
    • Low-Noise Features Prevent Interference with AM Band and Portable Devices