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MAX1708EVKIT

Evaluation Kit for the MAX1708

Product Details

Key Features

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Data Sheet Evaluation Kit for the MAX1708 Jul 01, 2001

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Key Features

  • 0.7V to VOUT Input Voltage Range
  • Pin-Selectable +3.3V or +5V Output Voltage (+5V as Shipped)
  • Adjustable Output Voltage (+2.5V to +5.5V, External Divider)
  • Up to 2A Output Current
  • 600kHz PWM Operation
  • Internal 5A MOSFET Switch
  • 1µA IC Shutdown Current
  • Surface-Mount Components
  • Fully Assembled and Tested

Applications/Uses

  • 3.6V or 5V RF PAs in Communications Handsets
  • Local 2.5V to 3.3V or 5V Conversion
  • Local 3.3V to 5V Conversion
  • Routers, Servers, Workstations, Card Racks

Description

The MAX1708 evaluation kit (EV kit) is a step-up DC-DC switching regulator for 1- to 3-cell battery inputs as well as +2.5V or +3.3V regulated supply inputs. The EV kit accepts a positive input between 0.7V and VOUT, and converts it to a higher, pin-selectable output voltage.

Efficiency is up to 90% with output load currents to 2A. This EV kit operates at fixed 600kHz PWM frequency, allowing the use of a small inductor.

A movable jumper on the EV kit selects either a +3.3V or +5V output voltage. Additional pads on the board accommodate the resistors for output adjustment. This EV kit uses surface-mount components and is fully assembled and tested for quick evaluation.

Simplified Block Diagram

Technical Docs

Data Sheet Evaluation Kit for the MAX1708 Jul 01, 2001

Support & Training

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Our dedicated team of Applications Engineers are also available to answer your technical questions. Visit our support portal .