MAX20010C

Automotive Single 6A Step-Down Converters

High-Accuracy, Fully Integrated and Synchronous 6A Converters with Flexible DVS


Please check latest availability status for a specific part variant.

Description

The MAX20010C/MAX20010D ICs are high-efficiency, synchronous step-down converters that operate with a 3.0V to 5.5V input voltage range and provide a 0.5V to 1.5875V output voltage range. The wide input/output voltage range and the ability to provide up to 6A load current make these ICs ideal for on-board point-of-load and post-regulation applications. The ICs achieve ±2% output error over load, line, and temperature ranges. The MAX20010D offers improved transient response.

The ICs feature a 2.2MHz fixed-frequency PWM mode for better noise immunity and load-transient response, and a pulse-frequency modulation mode (skip) for increased efficiency during light-load operation. The 2.2MHz frequency operation allows the use of all-ceramic capacitors and minimizes the solution footprint. The programmable spread-spectrum frequency modulation minimizes radiated electromagnetic emissions. Integrated low RDS(ON) switches improve efficiency at heavy loads and make the layout a much simpler task with respect to discrete solutions.

The ICs are offered with factory-preset output voltages (see the Ordering Information for options). The I2C interface supports dynamic voltage adjustment with programmable slew rates. Other features include programmable soft-start, overcurrent, and overtemperature protections.

Key Features

  • Fully Integrated, Synchronous 6A DC-DC Converter Enables Small Solution Size
    • 3.0V to 5.5V Operating Supply Voltage
  • High-Precision Voltage Regulator for Applications Processors
    • ±2% Output-Voltage Accuracy
    • Differential Remote Voltage Sensing
    • I2C-Controlled Output Voltage of 0.5V to 1.27V in 10mV Steps, or 0.625V to 1.5875V in 12.5mV Steps
    • Excellent Load-Transient Performance
  • Low-Noise Feature Reduces EMI
    • 2.2MHz Operation
    • Spread-Spectrum Option
    • Frequency-Synchronization Input/Output
    • Current-Mode, Forced-PWM, and Skip Operation
  • Robust for the Automotive Environment
    • PGOOD Output
    • Overtemperature and Short-Circuit Protection
    • 20-Pin (4mm × 4mm) TQFN with an Exposed Pad
    • -40°C to +125°C Operating Temperature Range
    • AEC-Q100 Qualified

Pricing Notes:
This pricing is BUDGETARY, for comparing similar parts. Prices are in U.S. dollars and subject to change. Quantity pricing may vary substantially and international prices may differ due to local duties, taxes, fees, and exchange rates. For volume-specific and version-specific prices and delivery, please see the price and availability page or contact an authorized distributor.

MAX20010EVKIT: Evaluation Kit for MAX20010C/MAX20010D

Tools & Models

  • EE-Sim: Design & Simulate MAX20010C
  • Request Reliability Report for: MAX20010C 
    Device   Fab Process   Technology   Sample size   Rejects   FIT at 25°C   FIT at 55°C   Material Composition  

    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.

    Quality Management System >
    Environmental Management System >

     
    Status:
    Package:
    Temperature:

    Related Resources


    MAX77831
    2.5V to 16V Input, 18W Output High-Efficiency Buck-Boost Converter

    • Wide Input Voltage Range: 2.5V to 16V
    • Default Output Voltage
    • Default 1.8MHz Switching Frequency

    MAX15157B
    60V Current-Mode Buck Controller with Accurate Current Report

    • Wide Operating Range Reduces Development Time
    • Integration Reduces Design Footprint
    • Robust Fault Protection Improves Quality and Simplifies System Design

    MAX38886
    2.5V to 5.0V, 0.5A/2.5A, Charge/Discharge Regulator for Supercapacitor Backup Applications

    • 2.5V to 5V System Output Voltage
    • Up to 4.5V Capacitor Voltage Range
    • Up to 2.5A Peak Inductor Discharge Current

    MAX17783C
    4.5V to 60V, 2.5A, High Efficiency, Step-Down DC-DC Converter

    • Reduces External Components and Total Cost
    • Reduces Number of DC-DC Regulators to Stock
    • Reduces Power Dissipation

    MAX20028
    Step-Down Controller with Dual 2.1MHz Step-Down DC-DC Converters

    • High-Efficiency Voltage DC-DC Controller Saves Power
    • Dual 2.1MHz DC-DC Converters with Integrated FETs Saves Space
    • High Accuracy to Meet ASIL Specification

    MAX77533
    14V Input, 1.5A High-Efficiency Buck Converter with 9μA IQ

    • 1.5A Single Channel Buck Regulator
    • 3V to 14V Input Voltage Range
    • 0.8V to 99%VSUP Output Voltage Range

    MAX20766
    Smart Slave IC with Integrated Current and Temperature Sensors

    • Increased Power Density with Fewer External Components
    • Accurate Real-Time Telemetry of Critical Parameters
    • Advanced Self-Protection Features for the System and IC

    MAX20796
    Dual-Phase Scalable Integrated Voltage Regulator with PMBus Interface

    • Peak Efficiency 92%; Full-Load Efficiency 90% at VIN = 12V, VOUT = 1V
    • Operating Input Voltage Range 4.5V to 16V
    • Output Voltage Range is 0.5V to 5.5V

    MAX17227A
    400mV to 5.5V Input, 2A nanoPower Boost Converter with Short-Circuit Protection and True Shutdown

    • 350nA Quiescent Supply Current from Output
    • Output Short-Circuit Protection
    • True Shutdown Mode

    MAX20030
    Dual Buck, Sync Boost and LDO–Complete Front-End Power Supply with 17μA IQ

    • Meets Stringent OEM Module Power Consumption and Performance Specifications
    • Enables Crank-Ready Designs
    • EMI Reduction Features Reduce Interference with Sensitive Radio Bands without Sacrificing Wide Input Voltage Range

    MAX20031
    Dual Buck, Sync Boost and LDO–Complete Front-End Power Supply with 17μA IQ

    • Meets Stringent OEM Module Power Consumption and Performance Specifications
    • Enables Crank-Ready Designs
    • EMI Reduction Features Reduce Interference with Sensitive Radio Bands without Sacrificing Wide Input Voltage Range

    MAX25431
    Automotive 40V, 2.2MHz, H-Bridge Buck-Boost Controller

    • Meets Stringent Automotive Quality and Reliability Requirements
    • Efficient Solution in a Small Solutions Size
    • Low Quiescent Current Helps Designers Meet Stringent OEM Current Requirements

    MAX20710
    Integrated, Step-Down Switching Regulator with PMBus

    • High Power Density and Low Component Count
    • Optimized Component Performance and Efficiency with Reduced Design-In Time
    • Increased Power-Supply Reliability with System and IC Self-Protection Features

    MAX17760
    4.5V to 76V, 300mA, High-Efficiency, Synchronous Step-Down DC-DC Converter

    • Reduces External Components and Total Cost
    • Reduces Number of DC-DC Regulators to Stock
    • Reduces Power Dissipation

    MAX20430
    Four-Output Mini PMIC for Safety Applications

    • Multiple Functions for Small Size
    • High-Precision for ASIL Applications
    • Diagnostics and Redundant Circuits

    MAX18066
    High-Efficiency, 4A, Step-Down DC-DC Regulator with Internal Power Switches

    • Feature Integration Shrinks Solution Size
    • High Efficiency Conserves Power
    • Safe, Reliable, Accurate Operation

    MAX18166
    High-Efficiency, 4A, Step-Down DC-DC Regulator with Internal Power Switches

    • Feature Integration Shrinks Solution Size
    • High Efficiency Conserves Power
    • Safe, Reliable, Accurate Operation

    MAX77511
    10V Input, Quad-Phase Configurable, 3A/Phase, High-Efficiency Buck Converter

    • 3A/Phase Configurable Buck Regulator
    • 2.3V to 10V Input Voltage Range
    • 0.25V to 5.2V Output Voltage Range

    MAX77711
    10V Input, Quad-Phase Configurable, 3A/Phase, High-Efficiency Buck Converter

    • 3A/Phase Configurable Buck Regulator
    • 2.3V to 10V Input Voltage Range
    • 0.25V to 5.2V Output Voltage Range