Thunderbolt™ Single Port Peripheral Reference Design

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Description

The TI Thunderbolt™ Single Port Peripheral reference design is optimized for Thunderbolt 2 systems which have a bandwidth of 20Gbps. The design utilizes the TPS65980 power management unit to reduce the BOM cost up to 50% and reduce the area about 40% over a discrete implementation. This design has been tested and certified at Intel for both self power and bus powered single port Thunderbolt systems.

Features
  • Tested & Certified Thunderbolt Design for Bus & Self-Powered Peripherals
  • Provides a low cost and simple optimized design
  • TPS65980 PMU powers the needed supplies and provides system control signals
  • PCIe Connector for quick proto-typing w/ expansion cards
  • Design guide and high level schematics provided

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TI Devices (5)

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Part Number Name Product Family Sample & Buy Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
SN74AHC1G126  Single Bus Buffer Gate With 3-State Outputs  Buffer/Driver  Sample & Buy Not Available
SN74AUP1G17  Low-Power Single Schmitt-Trigger Buffer  Buffer/Driver  Sample & Buy Not Available
SN74AUP1T17  Low Power, 1.8/2.5/3.3-V In, 3.3-V CMOS Out, Single Schmitt-Trigger Buffer Gate  Voltage Level Translation  Sample & Buy Not Available
TPS3700  TPS3700 18V Window Supervisor with Internal Ref for Overvoltage and Undervoltage Detection  Power Management  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
TPS65980  Thunderbolt™ Bus Power Power Management IC (PMIC)  Power Management  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules

Technical Documents

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User guides (2)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views
PDF 615 22 May 2014 51
PDF 874 21 May 2014 161
Design files (3)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views
PDF 50 22 May 2014 54
PDF 37 22 May 2014 30
PDF 175 22 May 2014 123

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