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Parameters

Vin (Min) (V) 0.7 Vin (Max) (V) 5.5 Vout (Min) (V) 3.3 Vout (Max) (V) 3.3 Switch current limit (Typ) (A) 0.4 Regulated outputs (#) 1 Switching frequency (Min) (kHz) 500 Switching frequency (Max) (kHz) 2000 Iq (Typ) (mA) 0.005 Features Synchronous Rectification Duty cycle (Max) (%) 90 Operating temperature range (C) -40 to 85 Rating Catalog open-in-new Find other Boost converters (integrated switch)

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SOT-SC70 (DCK) 6 4 mm² 2 x 2.1 open-in-new Find other Boost converters (integrated switch)

Features

  • Up to 95% Efficiency at Typical Operating
    Conditions
  • 5.5 µA Quiescent Current
  • Startup Into Load at 0.7 V Input Voltage
  • Operating Input Voltage from 0.7 V to 5.5 V
  • Pass-Through Function during Shutdown
  • Minimum Switching Current 200 mA
  • Protections:
    • Output Overvoltage
    • Overtemperature
    • Input Undervoltage Lockout
  • Adjustable Output Voltage from 1.8 V to 6 V
  • Fixed Output Voltage Versions
  • Small 6-pin SC-70 Package
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Description

The TPS6122x family devices provide a power-supply solution for products powered by either a single-cell, two-cell, or three-cell alkaline, NiCd or NiMH, or one-cell Li-Ion or Li-polymer battery. Possible output currents depend on the input-to-output voltage ratio. The boost converter is based on a hysteretic controller topology using synchronous rectification to obtain maximum efficiency at minimal quiescent currents. The output voltage of the adjustable version can be programmed by an external resistor divider, or is set internally to a fixed output voltage. The converter can be switched off by a featured enable pin. While being switched off, battery drain is minimized. The device is offered in a 6-pin SC-70 package (DCK) measuring 2 mm × 2 mm to enable small circuit layout size.

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Technical documentation

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* Datasheet TPS6122x Low Input Voltage, 0.7V Boost Converter With 5.5μA Quiescent Current datasheet (Rev. B) Nov. 11, 2014
Application notes Performing Accurate PFM Mode Efficiency Measurements (Rev. A) Dec. 11, 2018
Selection guides Power Management Guide 2018 (Rev. R) Jun. 25, 2018
Application notes Extending the Soft Start Time Without a Soft Start Pin (Rev. B) Jun. 15, 2017
Application notes Five Steps to a Good PCB Layout of the Boost Converter May 03, 2016
Application notes Accurately measuring efficiency of ultralow-IQ devices Jan. 22, 2014
Application notes Basic Calculation of a Boost Converter's Power Stage (Rev. C) Jan. 08, 2014
Application notes Automated Frequency Response Analyzer Oct. 09, 2013
Application notes Design considerations for a resistive feedback divider in a DC/DC converter Apr. 26, 2012
White papers Power Management Solutions for Ultra-Low-Power 16-Bit MSP430 MCUs (Rev. D) Mar. 28, 2012
Application notes IQ: What it is, what it isn’t, and how to use it Jun. 17, 2011
Application notes Stellaris DCDC Converter Reference Design Aug. 03, 2009
Application notes Minimizing Ringing at the Switch Node of a Boost Converter Sep. 15, 2006

Design & development

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Hardware development

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Description

The TPS61220EVM-319 facilitates evaluation of the TPS61220 low input voltage boost converter.

Features
  • Up to 95% Efficiency
  • More than 80% Efficiency at Wide Area of Typical Operating Points
  • Ultra-Low Device Quiescent Current
  • Startup Under Load at 0.7V Input Voltage
  • Operating Input Voltage Range:0.7 V to 5.5 V
  • Pass-Through Function during Shutdown
  • Overvoltage Protection
  • Overtemperature Protection via Thermal (...)

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SIMULATION MODELS Download
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Reference designs

REFERENCE DESIGNS Download
LP5910 and TPS61221 as Power Reference Design for devices Interacting with Ultra-Low Voltage MSP430
TIDA-00599 The MSP430X09X can operate form ultra-low voltages (ULV) in the range of 0.9V to 1.65V; however most of the devices in the system requires higher voltages. TIDA-00599 provides a solution for those companion devices that requires 1.8V and 3.3V input voltages.

A 3.3V voltage rail is generated from a (...)

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