Product details


Number of series cells 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Charge current (Max) (A) 10 Operating Vin (Max) (V) 28 Cell chemistry Lithium Phosphate/LiFePO4 Battery charge voltage (Min) (V) 1.8 Battery charge voltage (Max) (V) 26 Absolute Vin (safety rating) (Max) ((V)) 33 Control topology Switch-Mode Buck Control interface Standalone (RC-Settable) Features BAT temp thermistor monitoring (hot/cold profile) Operating Vin (Min) (V) 5 Rating Catalog open-in-new Find other Battery charger ICs

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  • 300-kHz NMOS-NMOS Synchronous Buck
  • Stand-Alone Charger Designed Specifically for
    Lithium Phosphate
  • 5-V to 28-V VCC Operating Range, Supports 1 to
    7 Battery Cells
  • High-Accuracy Voltage and Current Regulation
    • ±0.5% Charge Voltage Accuracy
    • ±3% Charge Current Accuracy
  • Integration
    • Internal Loop Compensation
    • Internal Soft Start
  • Safety
    • Input Overvoltage Protection
    • Battery Thermistor Sense Suspend Charge at
      Hot/Cold Charge Suspend and Automatically
    • Battery Detection
    • Built-In Safety Timer
    • Charge Overcurrent Protection
    • Battery Short Protection
    • Battery Overvoltage Protection
    • Thermal Shutdown
  • Status Outputs
    • Adapter Present
    • Charger Operation Status
  • Charge Enable Pin
  • 6-V Gate Drive for Synchronous Buck Converter
  • 30-ns Driver Dead Time and 99.95% Maximum
    Effective Duty Cycle
  • 16-Pin 3.5-mm × 3.5-mm QFN Package
  • Energy Star Low Iq
    • < 15-µA Off-State Battery Discharge Current
    • < 1.5-mA Off-State Input Quiescent Current
    • Power Tools and Portable Equipment
    • Personal Digital Assistants
    • Handheld Terminals
    • Industrial and Medical Equipment
    • Netbooks, Mobile Internet Devices, and
      Ultramobile PCs

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The bq24620 device is a highly integrated lithium phosphate switched-mode battery charge controller. The device offers a constant-frequency synchronous switching PWM controller with high-accuracy charge current and voltage regulation, charge preconditioning, termination, and charge status monitoring.

The bq24620 charges the battery in three phases: preconditioning, constant current, and constant voltage.

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Technical documentation

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* Datasheet bq24620 Stand-Alone Synchronous Switched-Mode Lithium Phosphate Battery Charger With Low Iq datasheet (Rev. B) Jun. 17, 2015
Application note BQ241xx/BQ246xx Selection of Multi-Cell Standalone Switching Battery Chargers Dec. 31, 2019
Technical articles When to use rechargeable batteries in small battery applications Oct. 01, 2019
Technical articles Should I use a linear charger or a switching charger? Oct. 30, 2015
Technical articles Summertime and the livin' is easy Jun. 20, 2014
User guide Multi Cell Synchronous Switch-Mode Charger, EVM (HPA421) Feb. 18, 2010

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Hardware development


Evaluation Module for bq24600/bq24620/bq24640. the bq24600 is a highly integrated Li-ion or Li-polymer switch-mode battery charge controller. The bq24620 is highly integrated switch-mode battery charge controller designed specifically to charge Lithium Phosphate battery chemistries. The bq24640 is (...)

  • Evaluation Module for bq24600/bq24620/bq24640
  • High Efficiency Synchronous Buck Charger
  • User-programmable up to 26V Battery Voltage
  • AC Adapter Operating Range 5V to 28V
  • LED Indication for Control and Status Signals
  • Test Points for Key Signals Available for Testing Purpose. Easy Probe Hook-up.
  • Jumpers (...)

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