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Number of full bridges 1 Vs (Min) (V) 4.5 Vs ABS (Max) (V) 20 Peak output current (A) 1.76 RDS(ON) (HS + LS) (mOhms) 1000 Sleep current (uA) 0.0845 Control mode Independent 1/2-Bridge, PH/EN, PWM Control interface Hardware (GPIO) Rating Catalog Operating temperature range (C) -40 to 125 open-in-new Find other Brushed DC (BDC) motor drivers

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SOT-5X3 (DRL) 6 WSON (DSG) 8 open-in-new Find other Brushed DC (BDC) motor drivers


  • N-channel H-bridge motor driver
    • MOSFET on-resistance: HS + LS 1 Ω
    • Drives one bidirectional brushed DC motor
    • Two unidirectional brushed DC motors
    • One single- or dual-coil latching relay
    • Push-pull and bistable solenoids
    • Other resistive, inductive, or LED loads
  • 4.5-V to 18-V operating supply voltage range
  • High output current capability:
    • Full-bridge: 1.76-A peak
    • Half-bridge: 1.76-A peak per output
    • Parallel half-bridge: 3.52-A peak
  • Multiple interfaces for flexibility and reduced GPIO
  • Standard PWM Interface (IN1/IN2)

  • Supports 1.8-V, 3.3-V, and 5-V logic inputs
  • Ultra low-power sleep mode
    • 960 nA @ VVM = 12 V, TJ = 25°C
    • Timed autosleep mode to reduce GPIO
  • Protection features
    • Undervoltage lockout (UVLO)
    • Overcurrent protection (OCP)
    • Thermal shutdown (TSD)
  • Family of devices. See Section 5 for details.
    • DRV8210: 1.65-11 V, 1 Ω, multiple interfaces
    • DRV8210P: Sleep pin, PWM interface
    • DRV8212: 1.65-11 V, 280 mΩ, multiple interfaces
    • DRV8212P: Sleep pin, PWM interface
    • DRV8220: 4.5-18 V, 1 Ω, multiple interfaces
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The DRV8220 is an integrated motor driver with four N-channel power FETs, charge pump regulator, and protection circuitry. The charge pump integrates all capacitors to reduce the overall solution size of the motor driver on a PCB and allows for 100% duty cycle operation.

The DRV8220 supports multiple control interface modes including: PWM (IN1/IN2), phase/enable (PH/EN), independent half-bridge, and parallel half-bridge. Each interface supports a low-power sleep mode to achieve ultra-low quiescent current draw by shutting down most of the internal circuitry. The DSG package supports an nSLEEP pin to control sleep mode using a logic signal input.

The device can supply up to 1.76 A of output current. It operates with a supply voltage from 4.5 to 18 V.

The driver offers robust internal protection features include supply undervoltage lockout (UVLO), output overcurrent (OCP), and device overtemperature (TSD).

The DRV8220 is part of a family of devices which come in pin-to-pin scalable RDS(on) and supply voltage options to support various loads and supply rails with minimal design changes. See Section 5 for information on the devices in this family. View our full portfolio of brushed motor drivers on

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* Data sheet DRV8220 18-V H-Bridge Motor Driver with PWM, PH/EN, and Half-Bridge Control Interfaces and Low-Power Sleep Mode datasheet (Rev. A) Mar. 22, 2021
Technical article How to reduce board size and battery consumption in low-voltage H-bridge applications Jun. 01, 2021
User guide DRV821xEVM and DRV8220EVM User's Guide (Rev. A) Dec. 17, 2020
Technical article Why are you still driving automotive motors with relays? Jul. 13, 2017
Technical article The story of motor-drive integration Jan. 09, 2017
Technical article How to create a dynamic power solution for stepper motors, relays and LEDs Nov. 01, 2016

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The DRV8220 evaluation module (EVM) allows for easy evaluation of the DRV8220 motor driver.

The DRV8220 integrates an N-channel H-bridge, charge pump regulator, and protection circuitry. The device supports PWM (IN1/IN2), phase/enable (PH/EN), independent half-bridge, and parallel half-bridge control (...)

  • 4.5-V to 18-V operating voltage range
  • 1.7-A peak output current
  • Multiple control input interfaces

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