Features and Benefits

  • Dual Output Voltages
    • 1.8V Main Output at 400mA
    • 18V LCD Bias Output at 10mA
  • Adjustable Output Voltages
  • 2.0V to 5.5V Input Voltage Range
  • Surface-Mount Construction
  • Fully Assembled and Tested

Product Details

The MAX1878 evaluation kit (EV kit) is a fully assembled and tested surface-mount circuit board that demonstrates the MAX1878 dual-output, step-up, and step-down DC-DC converter. The main output is configured for 1.8V and provides up to 400mA of current. The LCD bias output is configured for 18V and provides up to 10mA. The EV kit can support the dual output with an input voltage range of 2.0V to 5.5V.


  • GPS Receivers
  • MP3 Players
  • Organizers/Translators
  • PDAs and Other Handheld Devices

Documentation & Resources