Overview

Features and Benefits

  • High Efficiency (No Sense Resistor Required)
  • Wide Input Voltage Range: 2.5V to 36V
  • Current Mode Control Provides Excellent Transient Response
  • High Maximum Duty Cycle (92% Typ)
  • ±2% RUN Pin Threshold with 100mV Hysteresis
  • ±1% Internal Voltage Reference
  • Ultra Low Pulse Skip Threshold for Wide Input Range Applications
  • Micropower Shutdown: IQ = 10μA
  • Programmable Operating Frequency (50kHz to 1MHz) with One External Resistor
  • Synchronizable to an External Clock Up to 1.3 × fOSC
  • User-Controlled Pulse Skip or Burst Mode® Operation
  • Internal 5.2V Low Dropout Voltage Regulator Output Overvoltage Protection
  • Capable of Operating with a Sense Resistor for High
  • Output Voltage Applications
  • Small 10-Lead MSOP Package

Product Details

The LTC1871-1 is a wide input range, current mode, boost, flyback or SEPIC controller that drives an Nchannel power MOSFET and requires very few external components. It eliminates the need for a current sense resistor by utilizing the power MOSFET’s on-resistance, thereby maximizing efficiency. Higher output voltage applications are possible with the LTC1871-1 by connecting the SENSE pin to a resistor in the source of the power MOSFET.

The IC’s operating frequency can be set with an external resistor over a 50kHz to 1MHz range, and can be synchronized to an external clock using the MODE/SYNC pin.

The LTC1871-1 differs from the LTC1871 by having a lower pulse skip threshold, making it ideal for applications requiring constant frequency operation at light loads. The lower pulse skip threshold also helps maintain constant frequency operation in applications with a wide input voltage range. For applications requiring primary-to-secondary side isolation, please refer to the LTC1871 datasheet.

The LTC1871-1 is available in the 10-lead MSOP package.

 


Vin Range INTVcc Features
LTC1871 2.5V to 36V 5.2V -
LTC1871-1 2.5V to 36V 5.2V Lower Burst Mode Threshold (0.195V vs. 0.3V)
LTC1871-7 6V to 36V 7V Drives 6V Gate N-Channel MOSFETs
LTC1871X 2.5V to 36V 5.2V 175°C Junction Temp, 100% Tested at 175°C

Applications

  • Telecom Power Supplies
  • Portable Electronic Equipment

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At least one model within this product family is in production and available for purchase. The product is appropriate for new designs but newer alternatives may exist.

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Models for the following parts are available in LTspice:

LTC1871
LTC1871-1
LTC1871-7

Product Recommendations

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