Overview

Features and Benefits

  • Halts and restarts an out-of-control microprocessor
  • Holds microprocessor in check during power transients
  • Automatically restarts microprocessor after power failure
  • Monitors pushbutton for external override
  • Accurate 5% or 10% microprocessor power supply monitoring
  • Eliminates the need for discrete components
  • Space-saving, 8-pin mini-DIP
  • Optional 16-pin SOIC surface mount package
  • Industrial temperature -40°C to +85°C available, designated N

Product Details

The DS1232 MicroMonitor™ Chip monitors three vital conditions for a microprocessor: power supply, software execution, and external override. First, a precision temperature-compensated reference and comparator circuit monitors the status of VCC. When an out-of-tolerance condition occurs, an internal power fail signal is generated which forces reset to the active state. When VCC returns to an in-tolerance condition, the reset signals are kept in the active state for a minimum of 250ms to allow the power supply and processor to stabilize.

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