Features and Benefits

  • ModelGauge m5 Algorithm
  • Charges, Monitors, and Protects a 1S Battery
  • Full Protection Solution On-Board for Evaluation
  • Battery Voltage (VBATT) Range of +2.16V to +4.9V with Default Hardware
  • Input Voltage up to 5.7V
  • Default Current Range -5A (Discharge) to +2.56A (Charge) with 10mΩ Sense Resistor (Higher Currents can be Supported by Changing to a Smaller Sense Resistor)
  • 2 Thermistor Measurements
  • On-Board I2C Communication Interface with Built-In MAXUSB Interface
  • Windows 7 or Newer Compatible Software
  • Proven PCB Layout
  • Fully Assembled and Tested

Product Details

The MAX17330 evaluation kit is a fully assembled and tested surface-mount PCB that evaluates the stand-alone charger, fuel gauge IC with protector and optional SHA-256 authentication for 1 cell lithium-ion/polymer batteries.

The MAX17330 EV kits include the IC evaluation board with integrated I2C interface and USB micro-B cable. Windows® based graphical user interface (GUI) software is available for use with the EV kit and can be downloaded from MAX17330 product page under Design Resources tab. Windows 7 or newer Windows operating system is required to use with the EV kit GUI software.


  • Dual Screen Smartphones, Tablets
  • Handheld Radios, Computers, Accessories
  • Hearables, Wearables, Smartwatches
  • Home/Building Automation, Sensors, Cameras
  • Medical Devices, Health, Fitness Monitors
  • Parallel Battery AR/VR Systems
  • Smart Batteries and Hybrid Supercap Batteries
  • USB PPS and Direct Charging