Toshiba Starts Sample Shipments of Regulator ICs for Automotive Applications

  Toshiba Starts Sample Shipments of Regulator ICs for Automotive Applications

Supports High Output Current in Combination with an External Power Transistor

Business Wire

TOKYO -- March 24, 2014

Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced the launch of “TB9005FNG”, a
5-volt constant voltage regulator for application in automotive systems.
Sample shipments start today, with mass production scheduled to start in
December 2014.

Toshiba: "TB9005FNG", a 5-volt constant voltage regulator for application in
automotive systems (Pho ...

Toshiba: "TB9005FNG", a 5-volt constant voltage regulator for application in
automotive systems (Photo: Business Wire)

“TB9005FNG” supports 1A or higher output current in combination with external
power transistors^1, allowing use in automotive applications that require high
output current. The IC also incorporates system reset functions for reset of
microcontrollers when their voltage is lowered or clock signals are cut off,
which contributes to improved safety for automotive systems.

Applications
Automotive applications using 5-volt microcontrollers

Key Features
Part Number             TB9005FNG
Output Voltage           5.0V±0.15V
Operation Current        90μA (typ) (Vin=12V, Ta=25°C) at 5-volt output
System Reset Functions   Low-voltage reset, power-on reset, and watchdog timer
Low Voltage Detection    Threshold selectable either 4.2V (typ) or 4.7V (typ)
Current Limiter          Adjustable with external resistor
Operating Power Supply   6 to 18V
Voltage Range
Operating Temperature    -40 to 125°C
Range
Package                 SSOP-20-P-225-0.65A


Note
     The product can supply more than 2A output current, when used with
1.  Toshiba power transistor “TTB002” or “TTA005”. Survey by Toshiba
     Corporation.


Customer Inquiries:
Automotive Sales and Marketing Department
Tel: +81-3-3457-3428

Information in this document, including product prices and specifications,
content of services and contact information, is current on the date of the
announcement but is subject to change without prior notice.

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