Features and Benefits

  • Proven PC Board Layout
  • Complete Evaluation System
  • Convenient On-Board Test Points
  • Fully Assembled and Tested
  • Multiplexed 4 x 8 RGB (96 LEDs Total) 20mA LED Matrix

Product Details

The MAX6972 evaluation kit (EV kit) is an assembled and tested circuit board that demonstrates the MAX6972/MAX6973 precision current-sinking, 16-output PWM LED drivers. The MAX6972/MAX6973 functionality can be evaluated using the MAX6972 EV kit. The MAX6973 has 14-bit individual PWM and 5-bit global PWM, while the MAX6972 has 12-bit individual PWM and 7-bit global PWM. The evaluation kit comes with a MAX6972ATJ+ installed. The Windows® 98/2000/XP software supports only the MAX6972.


  • Graphic Panels
  • LED Message Boards
  • LED Video Display Panels
  • Signs
  • Variable Message Signs (VMS)

Documentation & Resources