TI's ultra-small 5.5-V DC/DC step-down power module delivers true 6-A performance

Highly integrated synchronous power module features up to 95 percent efficiency for space- and height-constrained applications

DALLAS, May 7, 2018 — (PRNewswire) — Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today introduced a 5.5-V step-down power module that delivers true, continuous 6-A output current with up to 95 percent efficiency. The easy-to-use TPSM82480 DC/DC module integrates power metal-oxide semiconductor field-effect transistors (MOSFETs) and shielded inductors into a tiny, low-profile footprint for space- and height-constrained applications such as point-of-load telecommunications, networking, and test and measurement power supplies. For more information, samples and an evaluation module, see www.ti.com/tpsm82480-pr.

TI’s ultra-small 5.5V DC/DC step-down power module delivers true 6-A performance and features up to 95% efficiency for space- and height-constrained applications

TI's highly integrated TPSM82480 maintains the required 6-A output current over the full temperature range without additional airflow. This is accomplished using a two-phase control topology that shares the load between the phases to ensure high efficiency and balanced operation. Additional features include adjustable soft start, voltage select (VSEL) to support multiple processor stages, and a power-good indicator.

TPSM82480 key features and benefits

  • Ultra-small size: Two input/output capacitors and two resistors make up a complete solution footprint of 80 mm2 that measures just 1.5 mm in height.
  • High efficiency: An optional automatic power-save mode maintains high efficiency across the full load range.
  • Heat protection: Thermal-good output to alert the system to reduce power before overheating.

Read the blog post, " Decoding power module derating curves," to determine thermal limits in a power module data sheet.

Availability, packaging and pricing
Prototype samples of the TPSM82480 are available now through the TI store. Offered in a 24-pin quad flat micro (QFM) MicroSIP™ package, the module is priced at US$3.57 in 1,000-unit quantities. Order the TPSM82480EVM-002 evaluation module and download the PSpice transient models. Create a complete 5.5-V, 6-A DC/DC step-down solution now with WEBENCH® Power Designer.

The TPSM82480 is the newest addition to TI's broad portfolio of DC/DC power modules that integrate inductors and MOSFETs into a single package to save board space and simplify prototyping, design and manufacturing.

Get more information

About Texas Instruments
Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) is a global semiconductor design and manufacturing company that develops analog integrated circuits (ICs) and embedded processors. By employing the world's brightest minds, TI creates innovations that shape the future of technology. TI is helping approximately 100,000 customers transform the future, today. Learn more at www.ti.com.

Trademarks
WEBENCH is a registered trademark and MicroSIP and TI E2E are trademarks of Texas Instruments. All other trademarks belong to their respective owners.

 

Texas Instruments Logo. (PRNewsfoto/Texas Instruments)

Cision View original content with multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/tis-ultra-small-5-5-v-dcdc-step-down-power-module-delivers-true-6-a-performance-300643050.html

SOURCE Texas Instruments

Contact:
Company Name: Texas Instruments
Gayle Bullock, Texas Instruments, 669-721-3133
Email Contact
Paige Iven, Golin, 972-249-0978
Email Contact
Web: http://www.ti.com
Financial data for Texas Instruments




Review Article Be the first to review this article
Aldec


Latest Blog Posts
Michelle Mata-ReyesAldec Design and Verification
by Michelle Mata-Reyes
ARM-based SoC Co-Emulation using Zynq Boards
Jobs
Sr. Application Engineer for Mentor Graphics at Fremont, California
Senior Software Architect Internet for EDA Careers at San Jose, California
Senior Account Managers… FORMAL VERIFICATION...VALLEY for EDA Careers at San Jose, California
Hardware Engineer, Board Design for Arista Networks at Santa Clara, California
Salesforce Technical Lead   East Coast  for EDA Careers at Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Upcoming Events
FLEX 2020 and MSTC 2020 at DoubleTree by Hilton 2050 Gateway Place San Jose CA - Feb 24 - 27, 2020
DVCon U.S. 2020 at DoubleTree Hotel San Jose CA - Mar 2 - 5, 2020
OFC 2020 - The Optical Networking and Communication Conference & Exhibition at San Diego Convention Center San Diego CA - Mar 8 - 12, 2020
DATE '2020 at ALPEXPO Grenoble France - Mar 9 - 13, 2020



© 2020 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise