LM3492HC-Q1 Two-Channel Individual Dimmable LED Driver with Boost Converter and Fast Current Regulator | TI.com

LM3492HC-Q1
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Two-Channel Individual Dimmable LED Driver with Boost Converter and Fast Current Regulator

 

Description

The LM3492HC/-Q1 device integrates a boost converter and a two-channel current regulator to implement a highly efficient and cost effective LED driver. This device drives two individually dimmable LED strings with a maximum power of 15 W and an output voltage of up to 65 V. The boost converter employs a proprietary projected-on-time control method to give a fast transient response with no compensation required. The nearly constant switching frequency can be set to a level from 200 kHz to 1 MHz. Ceramic capacitors stabilize the application circuit and produce no audible noise on dimming. The programmable peak current limit and soft-start features reduce current surges at start-up. An integrated, 190-mΩ, 3.9-A, N-Channel MOSFET switch minimizes the solution size. The fast slew rate current regulator allows high frequency and narrow pulse width dimming signals to achieve a very high contrast ratio of 10000:1. The LED current can be set from 50 mA to 250 mA by a single resistor.

For all available packages, see the orderable addendum at the end of the data sheet.

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To maximize the efficiency, (DHC) automatically adjusts the output voltage to a minimum. The DHC also facilitates a single BOM for different number of LED in a string, which is required for back-light panels of different size, thereby reducing overall development time and cost. The LM3492HC device includes a COMM pin that serves as a bidirectional I/O pin. The versatile COMM pin interface with an external micro-controller unit (MCU) is used for the following functions: power-good, overtemperature, IOUT overvoltage and undervoltage indications, switching frequency tuning, and channel 1 disabling. Other supervisory functions of the device include precise enable, VCC undervoltage lockout, current regulator over-power protection, and thermal shutdown protection. The device is available in the thermally enhanced PWP, 20-pin package.

Features

  • Boost Converter
    • Automotive Grade Product, Q100 Grade-1 Qualified
    • Very Wide Input Voltage Range: 4.5 V to 65 V
    • Programmable Soft-Start Period
    • No Loop Compensation Required
    • Stable with Ceramic and Other Low ESR Capacitors with No Audible Noise
    • Nearly Constant Switching Frequency Programmable from 200 kHz to 1 MHz
  • Current Regulator
    • Programmable LED Current: 50 mA to 250 mA
    • 10000:1 Contrast Ratio, 300-ns Minimum Pulse Width
    • Two Individual Dimmable LED Strings up to 65 V, Total 15 W (Typically 28 LEDs at 150 mA)
    • Dynamic Headroom Control Maximizes Efficiency
    • Over-Power Protection
    • ±3% Current Accuracy
  • Supervisory Functions
    • Precision Enable
    • COMM I/O Pin for Diagnostic and Commands
    • Thermal Shutdown Protection
    • Thermally Enhanced PWP, 20-Pin Package

Parametrics

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Part number Order Topology Channels (#) Vin (Min) (V) Vin (Max) (V) Vout (Min) (V) Vout (Max) (V) Iout (Max) (A) Iq (Typ) (mA) LED current per channel (mA) Switching frequency (Max) (kHz) Operating temperature range (C) Features Applications Package Group Package size: mm2:W x L (PKG) Rating
LM3492HC-Q1 Order now Boost with Current Sink     2     4.5     65     5     63     0.5     3.6     250     1000     -40 to 125     Adjustable Switch Frequency
Enable/Shutdown
Integrated Switch
Power Good
Soft Start
Thermal Shutdown    
Backlight
Turn    
HTSSOP | 20     20HTSSOP: 42 mm2: 6.4 x 6.5 (HTSSOP | 20)     Automotive    
LM3492-Q1 Order now Boost with Current Sink     2     4.5     65     5     63     0.4     3.6     200     1000     -40 to 125     Adjustable Switch Frequency
Enable/Shutdown
Integrated Switch
Power Good
Soft Start
Thermal Shutdown    
Backlight
Turn    
HTSSOP | 20     20HTSSOP: 42 mm2: 6.4 x 6.5 (HTSSOP | 20)     Automotive