Linear Technology Corporation recently announced the availability of the LT8580 current-mode, fixed-frequency, step-up DC/DC converter with an internal 1-A, 65-V switch. Operating from an input voltage range of 2.55 to 40 V, you’ll find the LT8580 useful for a variety of applications with input sources ranging from a single-cell Li-Ion to automotive inputs.
- Configurable as either a boost, SEPIC or an inverting converter
- 3 mm × 3 mm DFN package (or MSOP-8E) and tiny externals
- Low VCESAT switch (0.4 at 0.75 A) delivers efficiencies of up to 86%
- User-adjustable UVLO
Pricing starts at $2.35 each for 1,000-piece quantities.
Source: Linear Technology