Features and Benefits

  • ModelGauge™ m5 Algorithm
  • Monitors Single-Cell Packs
  • Full Protection Solution On-Board for Evaluation
  • Battery Pack Input Voltage Range of +2.3V to +4.9V with Default Hardware
  • Default Current Range -5A to +5A, up to 10A with less than 5mΩ Sense Resistor
  • Thermistor Measurement Network
  • On-Board I2C/1-Wire Communication Interface
  • Windows 7 or Newer Compatible Software
  • Proven PCB Layout
  • Fully Assembled and Tested

Product Details

The MAX173xxX/MAX173xxG evaluation kits (EV kits) are fully assembled and tested surface-mount PCBs that evaluate the stand-alone pack-side fuel gauge IC with protector and SHA-256 authentication for 1-cell lithiumion/ polymer batteries.

The EV kits include the IC evaluation board with integrated I2C/1-Wire®- interface and USB micro-B cable. Windows®-based graphical user interface (GUI) software is available for use with the EV kits and can be downloaded from Maxim’s website at www.maximintegrated.com/products/MAX17303 (under the Design Resources tab). Windows 7 or newer Windows operating system is required to use with the EV kit GUI software.


  • Digital Still, Video, and Action Cameras
  • Handheld Computers and Terminals
  • Handheld Radios
  • Home and Building Automation, Sensors
  • Medical Devices, Health and Fitness Monitors
  • Smart Batteries
  • Smartphones, Tablets, and 2-in-1 Laptops
  • Smartwatches and Wearables