Low IQ Boost/SEPIC/Inverting Converter with 2A, 60V Switch
Features and Benefits
- Wide Input Voltage Range: 2.8V to 60V
- Ultralow Quiescent Current and Low Ripple Burst Mode® Operation: IQ = 9μA
- 4A, 60V Power Switch
- Positive or Negative Output Voltage Programming with a Single Feedback Pin
- Programmable Frequency (300kHz to 2MHz)
- Synchronizable to an External Clock
- Spread Spectrum Frequency Modulation for Low EMI
- BIAS Pin for Higher Efficiency
- Programmable Undervoltage Lockout (UVLO)
- Thermally Enhanced 12-lead 4mm × 3mm DFN and 16-lead MSOP packages
The LT8364 is a current mode DC/DC converter with a 60V, 4A switch operating from a 2.8V to 60V input. With a unique single feedback pin architecture it is capable of boost, SEPIC or inverting configurations. Burst Mode operation consumes as low as 9μA quiescent current to maintain high efficiency at very low output currents, while keeping typical output ripple below 15mV.
An external compensation pin allows optimization of loop bandwidth over a wide range of input and output voltages and programmable switching frequencies between 300kHz and 2MHz. A SYNC/MODE pin allows synchronization to an external clock. It can also be used to select between burst or pulse-skip modes of operation with or without Spread Spectrum Frequency Modulation for low EMI. For increased efficiency, a BIAS pin can accept a second input to supply the INTVCC regulator. Additional features include frequency foldback and programmable soft-start to control inductor current during startup.
The LT8364 is available in a thermally enhanced 12-lead 4mm × 3mm DFN package or a thermally enhanced 16-lead MSOP package with four pins removed.
- Industrial and Automotive
- Medical Diagnostic Equipment
- Portable Electronics
Product Lifecycle Production
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.
Evaluation Kits (1)
Demo circuit 2716A features the LT8364 in boost configuration. It is designed to convert a 4.5V to 20V source to 24V, with up to 1.6A, depending on input voltage, with a switching frequency of 2MHz. The LT8364 can operate with inputs as high as 60V, however, in this demo circuit, the input is limited by the level of the output voltage.
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