Evaluation Kit for the MAX14912 and MAX14913

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The MAX14912/MAX14913 evaluation kit (EV kit) provides a proven design to evaluate the MAX14912 or MAX14913 octal digital output driver. The EV kit includes an evaluation board and a graphical user interface (GUI) that provides communication from a PC to the target device through a USB port.

The EV kit includes Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 compatible software for exercising the features of the IC. The EV kit GUI allows controlling the MAX14912/MAX14913 in either Parallel Mode or Serial (SPI) Mode. The EV kit must be powered from an external +24V power supply and can consume up to 10A when fully loaded.

The MAX14912EVKIT/MAX14913EVKIT comes with a MAX14912AKN+, or MAX14913AKN+ installed in a 56-pin, 8 x 8mm TQFN-EP package.

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Key Features

  • Robust Operation with Wide Range of Input Voltages and Load Conditions
  • SPI Interface with up to 20MHz Clock Rate
  • Parallel Interface with up to 200kHz Switching Rate
  • Manual Control in Parallel Mode
  • Wide Logic Voltage Range
  • -40°C to +125°C Temperature Range
  • On-Board LED Indication of Status and Fault Conditions
  • Daisy-Chain Capability
  • Reverse-Voltage Protection
  • Proven PCB Layout
  • Fully Assembled and Tested
  • Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 Compatible Software


  • Building Automation
  • Industrial Digital Outputs
  • PLC Systems

Quality and Environmental Data

Lead-Free Package Tin (Sn) Whisker Reports
Device   Fab Process   Technology   Sample size   Rejects   FIT at 25°C   FIT at 55°C  

Note : The failure rates are summarized by technology and mapped to the associated material part numbers. The failure rates are highly dependent on the number of units tested.

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