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Topology Buck-Boost Vin (Min) (V) 4.2 Vin (Max) (V) 55 Vout (Max) (V) 55 Vout (Min) (V) 0.8 Duty cycle (Max) (%) 100 Switching frequency (Min) (kHz) 100 Switching frequency (Max) (kHz) 600 Iq (Typ) (mA) 2 Features Adjustable Current Limit, Enable, Frequency Synchronization, Power Good, Pre-Bias Start-Up, Synchronous Rectification, UVLO Adjustable Operating temperature range (C) -40 to 125 Rating Catalog
Topology Buck-Boost Vin (Min) (V) 4.2 Vin (Max) (V) 55 Vout (Max) (V) 55 Vout (Min) (V) 0.8 Duty cycle (Max) (%) 100 Switching frequency (Min) (kHz) 100 Switching frequency (Max) (kHz) 600 Iq (Typ) (mA) 2 Features Adjustable Current Limit, Enable, Frequency Synchronization, Power Good, Pre-Bias Start-Up, Synchronous Rectification, UVLO Adjustable Operating temperature range (C) -40 to 125 Rating Catalog
HTSSOP (PWP) 28 43 mm² 9.7 x 4.4 VQFN (RHF) 28 20 mm² 5 x 4
  • Functional Safety-Capable
  • Single inductor buck-boost controller for step-up/step-down DC/DC conversion
  • Wide VIN: 4.2 V (2.5 V with bias) to 55 V (60 V maximum)
  • Flexible VOUT: 0.8 V to 55 V
  • VOUT short protection
  • High efficiency buck-boost transition
  • Adjustable switching frequency
  • Optional frequency sync and dithering
  • Integrated 2-A MOSFET gate drivers
  • Cycle-by-cycle current limit and optional hiccup
  • Optional input or output average current limiting
  • Programmable input UVLO and soft start
  • Power Good and output overvoltage protection
  • Available in HTSSOP-28 and QFN-28 packages
  • Create a custom design using the LM5176 with the WEBENCH Power Designer
  • Functional Safety-Capable
  • Single inductor buck-boost controller for step-up/step-down DC/DC conversion
  • Wide VIN: 4.2 V (2.5 V with bias) to 55 V (60 V maximum)
  • Flexible VOUT: 0.8 V to 55 V
  • VOUT short protection
  • High efficiency buck-boost transition
  • Adjustable switching frequency
  • Optional frequency sync and dithering
  • Integrated 2-A MOSFET gate drivers
  • Cycle-by-cycle current limit and optional hiccup
  • Optional input or output average current limiting
  • Programmable input UVLO and soft start
  • Power Good and output overvoltage protection
  • Available in HTSSOP-28 and QFN-28 packages
  • Create a custom design using the LM5176 with the WEBENCH Power Designer

The LM5176 is a synchronous four-switch buck-boost DC/DC controller capable of regulating the output voltage at, above, or below the input voltage. The LM5176 operates over a wide input voltage range of 4.2 V to 55 V (60-V absolute maximum) to support a variety of applications.

The LM5176 uses current-mode control both in buck and boost modes of operation for superior load and line regulation. The switching frequency is programmed by an external resistor and can be synchronized to an external clock signal.

The device also features a programmable soft-start function and offers protection features including cycle-by-cycle current limiting, input undervoltage lockout (UVLO), output overvoltage protection (OVP), and thermal shutdown. In addition, the LM5176 features optional average input or output current limiting, optional spread spectrum to reduce peak EMI, and optional hiccup mode protection in sustained overload conditions.

The LM5176 is a synchronous four-switch buck-boost DC/DC controller capable of regulating the output voltage at, above, or below the input voltage. The LM5176 operates over a wide input voltage range of 4.2 V to 55 V (60-V absolute maximum) to support a variety of applications.

The LM5176 uses current-mode control both in buck and boost modes of operation for superior load and line regulation. The switching frequency is programmed by an external resistor and can be synchronized to an external clock signal.

The device also features a programmable soft-start function and offers protection features including cycle-by-cycle current limiting, input undervoltage lockout (UVLO), output overvoltage protection (OVP), and thermal shutdown. In addition, the LM5176 features optional average input or output current limiting, optional spread spectrum to reduce peak EMI, and optional hiccup mode protection in sustained overload conditions.

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Evaluation board

LM5176EVM-HP — LM5176 Wide-VIN Buck-Boost Controller Evaluation Module

The LM5176EVM-HP demonstrates a flexible high power buck-boost design using the LM5176 wide-vin buck-boost controller. The evaluation module is configured to operate from an input voltage range of 6V-36V and to provide a regulated 12-V output with up to 12A of load current.
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LM5176 PSpice Transient Model (Rev. B)

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PSPICE-FOR-TI — PSpice® for TI design and simulation tool

PSpice® for TI is a design and simulation environment that helps evaluate functionality of analog circuits. This full-featured, design and simulation suite uses an analog analysis engine from Cadence®. Available at no cost, PSpice for TI includes one of the largest model libraries in the (...)
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LM5176 Design Calculator

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