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Number of series cells 2 Charge current (Max) (A) 2 Operating Vin (Max) (V) 6.2 Cell chemistry Li-Ion/Li-Polymer Battery charge voltage (Min) (V) 8.2 Battery charge voltage (Max) (V) 8.8 Absolute Vin (safety rating) (Max) ((V)) 20 Control interface Standalone, Standalone (RC-Settable) Features BAT temp thermistor monitoring (JEITA profile), IC thermal regulation, ICO (Input Current Optimization), IINDPM (Input current limit), Input OVP, Power Path, USB D+/D-/BC1.2 integrated, USB OTG integrated, VINDPM (Input voltage threshold to maximize adaptor power) Operating Vin (Min) (V) 3.9 Rating Catalog open-in-new Find other Battery charger ICs

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  • High-efficiency 2-A, 1.5-MHz switch mode boost charger
    • 93.4% Charge efficiency at 5-V adapter, 7.6-V battery, 1-A charge
    • Optimized for USB input and 2-cell Li-Ion battery
  • Single input to support USB input adapters
    • Supports 4.3-V to 6.2-V input voltage range with 20-V absolute maximum input voltage rating
    • Input current limit (500 mA to 3.3 A) to support USB2.0, USB3.0 standard adapters
    • Integrated USB D+/D- auto-detect USB SDP, CDP, DCP, and non-standard adapters
  • Standalone function with PowerPath management
    • Highest battery discharge efficiency with 17-mΩ battery discharge MOSFET
    • Narrow VDC (NVDC) PowerPath management
      • Instant-on works with no battery or deeply discharged battery
      • Ideal diode operation in battery supplement mode
    • Adjustable charge voltage with VSET pin supports 8.2 V, 8.4 V, 8.7 V, and 8.8 V
    • Adjustable charge current with ICHGSET pin supports 100 to 2200 mA
    • Adjustable input current limit with ILIM pin
  • Input current optimizer (ICO) to maximize input power without overloading adapters
  • High integration includes all MOSFETs, current sensing and loop compensation
  • High accuracy
    • ±0.5% Charge voltage regulation
    • ±5% Charge current regulation
    • ±7.5% Input current regulation
  • Safety
    • Battery temperature sensing in charge
    • Thermal regulation and thermal shutdown
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The BQ25886 is a highly-integrated 2-A boost switch-mode battery charge management and system PowerPath management which enables instant power on and provides accurate termination control device for 2-cell (2s) Li-Ion and Li-polymer battery. The BQ25886 is a standalone solution with PowerPath and OTG.

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* Data sheet BQ25886 Standalone 2-Cell, 2-A Boost-Mode Battery Charger With PowerPath, USB BC1.2 Detection, and USB On-The-Go Boost (OTG) datasheet (Rev. A) Jun. 10, 2019
Technical article When to use rechargeable batteries in small battery applications Oct. 01, 2019
Technical article 4 Reasons why you should use a boost charger for 2-cell battery application Apr. 03, 2019
User guide BQ25886 QFN boost-mode battery charger evaluation module Feb. 05, 2019
Technical article Should I use a linear charger or a switching charger? Oct. 31, 2015
Technical article Summertime and the livin' is easy Jun. 20, 2014

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A charging 2-cell, 8.4-V battery from a legacy 5-V USB port requires a boost charger. The BQ25886 evaluation module (EVM) is used for the BQ25886, a highly integrated 2-A boosting, 1.5-MHz switch-mode battery charge management with power path for 2s Li-Ion and Li-polymer battery. The standalone (...)
  • Easily evaluate the high-efficiency 2-A, 1.5-MHz integrated field-effect-transistor (FET), switch-mode
  • Power path management allows instant-on, works with no battery or deeply discharged battery
  • Onboard USB input adapter for connecting to USB source and communication using the D+/D- function to set (...)
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The EV2400 EVM interface board enables an IBM-compatible or other type PC (with the required driver for its particular platform) to communicate with the Texas Instruments SMBus or I2C interface gas gauges via a Universal Serial Bus (USB) port. In addition to this board, PC software is required to (...)

  • Fully powered from the USB port
  • Optional 5-V port for powering high power voltage drivers (future upgrade)
  • Complete interface between the USB and SMBus, I2C (8/16) interfaces
  • Expansion port for future upgrades

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