AEC-Q100 Automotive 2Ch Remote Temperature Sensor


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Local sensor accuracy (Max) (+/- C) 1.5 Type Remote Operating temperature range (C) -40 to 125 Supply voltage (Min) (V) 2.7 Interface type I2C, SMBus, 2-Wire Supply voltage (Max) (V) 5.5 Supply current (Max) (uA) 38 Temp resolution (Max) (bits) 12 Features One-shot conversion Remote channels (#) 2 Addresses 4 Rating Automotive open-in-new Find other Digital temperature sensors

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SOT-23 (DCN) 8 8 mm² 2.9 x 2.8 open-in-new Find other Digital temperature sensors


  • AEC-Q100 Qualified with the Following Results
    • Temperature Grade 1: –40°C to +125°C
    • Device HBM ESD Classification Level 2
    • Device CDM ESD Classification Level C5
  • SOT23-8 Package
  • ±1°C Remote Diode Sensor (Maximum)
  • ±1.5°C Local Temperature Sensor (Maximum)
  • Series Resistance Cancellation
  • n-Factor Correction
  • Two-Wire I2C or SMBus™ Compatible Serial Interface
  • Multiple Interface Addresses
  • Diode Fault Detection
  • RoHS Compliant and No Sb/Br
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The TMP421-Q1, TMP422-Q1, and TMP423-Q1 devices are single, dual, and triple remote, automotive-qualified temperature sensor monitors with a built-in local temperature sensor. The remote temperature sensor diode-connected transistors are typically low-cost, NPN- or PNP-type transistors or diodes that are an integral part of microcontrollers, microprocessors, or field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs).

Remote accuracy is ±1°C for multiple device manufacturers, with no calibration needed. The two-wire serial interface accepts SMBus write byte, read byte, send byte, and receive byte commands to configure the device.

The TMP421-Q1, TMP422-Q1, and TMP423-Q1 include series resistance cancellation, programmable non-ideality factor, wide remote temperature measurement range (up to +150°C), and diode fault detection.

The TMP421-Q1, TMP422-Q1, and TMP423-Q1 are all available in an 8-pin SOT-23 package.

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Technical documentation

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* Datasheet TMP42x-Q1 ±1°C Remote and Local Temperature Sensor datasheet Nov. 29, 2016
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Technical articles How to enable thermal safety for automotive infotainment and cluster systems Oct. 15, 2019
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Technical articles How sensor technology is evolving to meet cold chain needs Jun. 18, 2018

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Software development

Linux Driver for TMP421
TMP421SW-LINUX The Linux driver supports the TMP421 series of Remote and Local Temp Sensors. The Linux driver supports communication through the I2C bus and interfaces with the Hardware Monitoring sub-system.
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