The LM2676 series of regulators are monolithic integrated circuits which provide all of the active functions for a step-down (buck) switching regulator capable of driving up to 3-A loads with excellent line and load regulation characteristics. High efficiency (>90%) is obtained through the use of a low ON-resistance DMOS power switch. The series consists of fixed output voltages of 3.3-V, 5-V, and 12-V and an adjustable output version.
The SIMPLE SWITCHER® concept provides for a complete design using a minimum number of external components. A high fixed frequency oscillator (260 kHz) allows the use of physically smaller sized components. A family of standard inductors for use with the LM2676 are available from several manufacturers to greatly simplify the design process.
The LM2676 series also has built-in thermal shutdown, current limiting and an ON/OFF control input that can power down the regulator to a low 50-µA quiescent current standby condition. The output voltage is ensured to a ±2% tolerance. The clock frequency is controlled to within a ±11% tolerance.
|Vin (Min) (V)|
|Vin (Max) (V)|
|Vout (Min) (V)|
|Vout (Max) (V)|
|Iout (Max) (A)|
|Regulated Outputs (#)|
|Switching Frequency (Min) (kHz)|
|Switching Frequency (Max) (kHz)|
|Iq (Typ) (mA)|
|Duty Cycle (Max) (%)|
|Operating Temperature Range (C)|
|Approx. Price (US$)|
|-40 to 125|
| DDPAK/TO-263 |
|1.80 | 1ku|