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Current limit (Min) (A) 9 Driver configuration High Side Current limit type Adjustable Current limit accuracy +/-15%@0.5A HBM ESD (kV) 4 Input threshold CMOS, TTL Current sense accuracy +/-4.25mA@5mA; +/-4mA@100mA; Features Current sense/monitor, Digital output, Thermal shutdown, Under voltage lock out open-in-new Find other High-side switches

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  • Qualified for Automotive Applications
  • AEC-Q100 Qualified With the Following Results:
    • Device Temperature Grade 1: –40°C to 125°C Ambient Operating Temperature Range
    • Device HBM ESD Classification Level H2
    • Device CDM ESD Classification Level C4B
  • Functional safety capable
    • Documentation available to aid functional safety system design
  • Dual-Channel 160-mΩ Smart High-Side Switch With Full Diagnostics
    • Version A: Open-Drain Status Output
    • Version B: Current-Sense Analog Output
  • Wide Operating Voltage 3.4 to 40 V
  • Ultralow Standby Current, < 500 nA
  • High-Accuracy Current Sense:
    • ±17% Under >25-mA Load
  • Adjustable Current Limit With External Resistor ±15% Under >500-mA Load
  • Protection:
    • Short-to-GND Protection by Current Limit (Internal or External)
    • Thermal Shutdown With Latch-Off Option and Thermal Swing
    • Inductive Load Negative Voltage Clamp With Optimized Slew Rate
    • Loss of GND and Loss of Battery Protection
  • Diagnostic:
    • Overcurrent and Short to Ground Detection
    • Open-Load and Short-to-Battery Detection
    • Global Fault for Fast Interrupt
  • 16-Pin Thermally-Enhanced PWP Package

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The TPS2H160-Q1 family is a fully-protected dual-channel smart high-side switch, with integrated 160-mΩ NMOS power FETs.

Full diagnostics and high-accuracy current-sense features enable intelligent control of the load.

An external adjustable current limit improves reliability of the whole system by limiting the inrush or overload current.

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* Datasheet TPS2H160-Q1 40-V, 160-mΩ Dual-Channel Smart High-Side Switch datasheet (Rev. D) Dec. 18, 2019
Application note How To Drive Resistive, Inductive, Capacitive, and Lighting Loads (Rev. E) Mar. 09, 2021
Application note Driving PWM Loads with TI High-Side Switches Mar. 02, 2021
Functional safety information TPS2H160-Q1 Functional Safety, FIT Rate, Failure Mode Distribution and Pin FMA (Rev. A) Dec. 04, 2020
Application note Using PSpice Simulator to Model Thermal Behavior in TI’s Smart High-Side Switch Nov. 30, 2020
Application note Designing for Loss of Ground on Texas Instruments High-Side Switches (Rev. A) Jul. 16, 2020
White paper Streamlining Functional Safety Certification in Automotive and Industrial Jun. 09, 2020
White paper 簡化汽車及工業領域的功 能安全認證 Jun. 09, 2020
White paper 자동차 및 산업 분야의 기능적 안전성 인증 간소화 Jun. 09, 2020
Application note High Accuracy Current Sense of Smart High Side Switches Nov. 01, 2019
E-book 11 Ways to Protect Your Power Path white paper Jul. 03, 2019
Application note AEC-Q100-012 Short-Circuit Reliability Test Results for Smart Power Switches (Rev. A) May 06, 2019
Application note Basics of Power Switches (Rev. A) Apr. 26, 2019
Application note Adjustable Current Limit of Smart Power Switches (Rev. B) Jan. 21, 2019
Application note Reverse battery protection for high side switches Nov. 12, 2018
Application note High-Side Switches Paralleling Channels Apr. 30, 2018
User guide TPS2H160 Evaluation Module User's Guide Aug. 16, 2016

Design & development

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Hardware development

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Texas Instruments TPS2H160-Q1 evaluation module contains a TPS2H160-Q1 integrated circuit (IC), supporting dual channel high side switch application. The purpose of this EVM is to facilitate evaluation of the TPS2H160-Q1 for resistive, capacitive, inductive load.
The TPS2H160-Q1 family is a fully (...)
  • High accurate Current Sense
  • Adjustable current limit with external resistor
  • Tested according to AECQ100-12

Design tools & simulation

SLVMBF5A.ZIP (65 KB) - PSpice Model
SLVMBF6A.ZIP (61 KB) - PSpice Model
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  • Preinstalled library with a suite of digital models to enable worst-case timing analysis
  • Dynamic updates ensure you have access to most current device models
  • Optimized for simulation speed without loss of accuracy
  • Supports simultaneous analysis of multiple products
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Reference designs

Automotive power seat reference design
TIDA-020008 — This reference design provides the drive and control circuits for motor-driven applications such as automotive power seats, using both bi-directional and unidirectional motor drives. It demonstrates how to drive brushed DC motors with a small board footprint, a high degree of robustness and full (...)
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