LP38858 1.5A Fast-Response High-Accuracy LDO Linear Regulator with Soft-Start | TI.com

LP38858 (ACTIVE)

1.5A Fast-Response High-Accuracy LDO Linear Regulator with Soft-Start

 

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Description

The LP38858 is a high current, fast response regulator which can maintain output voltage regulation with extremely low input to output voltage drop. Fabricated on a CMOS process, the device operates from two input voltages: VBIAS provides voltage to drive the gate of the N-MOS power transistor, while VIN is the input voltage which supplies power to the load. The use of an external bias rail allows the part to operate from ultra low VIN voltages. Unlike bipolar regulators, the CMOS architecture consumes extremely low quiescent current at any output load current. The use of an N-MOS power transistor results in wide bandwidth, yet minimum external capacitance is required to maintain loop stability.

The fast transient response of this device makes it suitable for use in powering DSP, Microcontroller Core voltages and Switch Mode Power Supply post regulators. The LP38858 is available in TO-220 and DDPAK/TO-263 5-Lead packages.

Dropout Voltage: 130mV (typical) at 1.5A load current.

Low Ground Pin Current: 10 mA (typical) at 1.5A load current.

Soft-Start: Programmable Soft-Start time.

Precision Output Voltage: ±1.0% for TJ = 25°C and ±2.0% for 0°C ≤ TJ ≤ +125°C, across all line and load conditions

Features

  • Standard VOUT Values of 0.8V and 1.2V
  • Wide VBIAS Supply Operating Range of 3.0V to 5.5V
  • Stable with 10µF Ceramic Capacitors
  • Dropout Voltage of 130 mV (Typical) at 1.5A Load Current
  • Precision Output Voltage across All Line and Load Conditions:
    • ±1.0% VOUT for TJ = 25°C
    • ±2.0% VOUT for 0°C ≤ TJ ≤ +125°C
    • ±3.0% VOUT for -40°C ≤ TJ ≤ +125°C
  • Over-Temperature and Over-Current Protection
  • Available in 5 Lead TO-220 and DDPAK/TO-263 Packages
  • Custom VOUT Values between 0.8V and 1.2V are Available
  • −40°C to +125°C Operating Temperature Range

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Output options
Iout (Max) (A)
Vin (Max) (V)
Vin (Min) (V)
Vout (Max) (V)
Vout (Min) (V)
Fixed output options (V)
Package Group
Features
Regulated outputs (#)
Operating temperature range (C)
Thermal Resistance θJA (°C/W)
Noise (uVrms)
Approx. price (US$)
Rating
Output capacitor type
PSRR @ 100 KHz (dB)
Accuracy (%)
Vdo (Typ) (mV)
Iq (Typ) (mA)
Package size: mm2:W x L (PKG)
LP38858 LP38851 LP38852 LP38853 LP38855 LP38856 LP38859
Fixed Output     Adjustable Output     Adjustable Output     Adjustable Output     Fixed Output     Fixed Output     Fixed Output    
1.5     0.8     1.5     3     1.5     3     3    
5.5     5.5     5.5     5.5     5.5     5.5     5.5    
0.98     0.915     0.93     1.04     0.98     1.15     1.15    
1.2     1.8     1.8     1.8     1.2     1.2     1.2    
1.2     0.8     0.8     0.8     0.8     0.8     0.8    
1.2           0.8
1.2    
0.8
1.2    
0.8
1.2    
DDPAK/TO-263 | 5
TO-220 | 5    
DDPAK/TO-263 | 7
SO PowerPAD | 8
TO-220 | 7    
DDPAK/TO-263 | 7
SO PowerPAD | 8
TO-220 | 7    
DDPAK/TO-263 | 7
SO PowerPAD | 8
TO-220 | 7    
DDPAK/TO-263 | 5
TO-220 | 5    
DDPAK/TO-263 | 5
TO-220 | 5    
DDPAK/TO-263 | 5
TO-220 | 5    
Soft Start     Enable
Soft Start    
Enable
Soft Start    
Enable
Soft Start    
Enable     Enable     Soft Start    
1     1     1     1     1     1     1    
-40 to 125     -40 to 125     -40 to 125     -40 to 125     -40 to 125     -40 to 125     -40 to 125    
60     60     34     34     60     32     43    
150     90     90     150     150     150     150    
0.97 | 1ku     0.81 | 1ku     1.19 | 1ku     1.88 | 1ku     0.97 | 1ku     1.82 | 1ku     1.82 | 1ku    
Catalog     Catalog     Catalog     Catalog     Catalog     Catalog     Catalog    
Ceramic     Ceramic     Ceramic     Ceramic     Ceramic     Ceramic     Ceramic    
37     50     35     35     37     37     37    
1     2     3     2     2     1