Features and Benefits

  • Wide 6V to 36V Input Supply Range
  • Forced-PWM or Skip-Mode Operation
  • Configurable Switching Frequency
  • Current-Mode Controller with Force-PWM and Skip Modes
  • 84% Peak Efficiency at 12V Input in Skip-Mode
  • 88% Peak Efficiency at 12V Input in Forced-PWM
  • FSYNC Input and Power-Good Output
  • Proven 4-Layer 2oz Copper PCB Layout
  • Demonstrates 1065mil × 795mil Solution Size
  • Fully Assembled and Tested

Product Details

The MAX17245 evaluation kit (EV kit) demonstrates the MAX17245 high-voltage, current-mode step-down converter with low operating current. The EV kit operates over a wide 6V to 36V input range and the output is set for 5V at 3.5A.

The EV kit comes with the MAX17245ETESA+ installed.


  • Distributed Supply Regulation
  • General-Purpose Point-of-Load
  • Wall Transformer Regulation

Applicable Parts

Documentation & Resources