LTC3864 - 60V Low IQ Step-Down DC/DC Controller with 100% Duty Cycle Capability
- Wide Operating VIN Range: 3.5V to 60V
- Wide VOUT Range: 0.8V to VIN
- Low Operating IQ = 40μA
- Very Low Dropout Operation: 100% Duty Cycle
- Strong High Voltage MOSFET Gate Driver
- Constant Frequency Current Mode Architecture
- Verified FMEA for Adjacent Pin Open/Short
- Selectable High Efficiency Burst Mode® Operation or Pulse-Skipping Mode at Light Loads
- Programmable Fixed Frequency: 50kHz to 850kHz
- Phase-Lockable Frequency: 75kHz to 750kHz
- Accurate Current Limit
- Programmable Soft-Start or Voltage Tracking
- Internal Soft-Start Guarantees Smooth Start-Up
- Power Good Output Voltage Monitor
- Low Shutdown IQ = 7μA
- Available in Small 12-Pin Thermally Enhanced MSOP and DFN Packages
AEC-Q100 data available for specific packages
The LTC®3864 is a robust, high voltage step-down DC/DC controller optimized for automotive and industrial applications. It drives a P-channel power MOSFET switch allowing 100% duty cycle operation. The wide input and output voltage ranges cover a multitude of applications. This device has been verified with the failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA) procedure for operation during failure conditions.
The LTC3864 offers excellent light load efficiency, drawing only 40μA quiescent current in a user programmable Burst Mode operation. Its peak current mode, constant frequency PWM architecture provides for good control of switching frequency and output current limit. The switching frequency can be programmed from 50kHz to 850kHz with an external resistor and can be synchronized to an external clock from 75kHz to 750kHz.
The LTC3864 offers programmable soft-start or output tracking. Safety features include overvoltage protection, overcurrent and short-circuit protection including frequency foldback and a power good output signal.
The LTC3864 is available in thermally enhanced 12-Pin MSOP and 3mm × 4mm DFN packages.
CAD Symbols and Footprints: The downloadable Zip file below contains the schematic symbol and PCB footprints.
For complete and up to date package information and drawings, please refer to our packaging page
- Part numbers ending in PBF are lead free. Solder plated terminal finish (SnPb) versions are non-standard and special terms and conditions and pricing applies if available. Please contact LTC marketing for information.
- Part numbers containing TR or TRM are shipped in tape and reel or 500 unit mini tape and reel, respectively
- Please refer to our general ordering information or the product datasheet for more details
Package Variations and Pricing
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|DC1722A||LTC3864EMSE Demo Board | 5.5V ≤ VIN ≤ 55V; VOUT = 5V @ 2A||$100.00|
|DC2434A||LTC3864 Demo Board | Buck Controller, 12V ≤ VIN ≤ 60V, Vout = 12V @ 5A||Contact Factory|
Designed for Automotive and Transportation ApplicationsAEC-Q100 data is available for these specific part numbers. Please contact your local sales representative for more information regarding reliability reports or to inquire about parts that are not included. For more information, view our Automotive and Transportation page
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