The LTC4089 and LTC4089-5 universal Li-Ion battery chargers are described and compared to a traditional dual input charger. They integrate a high voltage and wide input range monolithic buck switching regulator and a USB power manager/charger into a compact thermally enhanced DFN package.
Li-Ion battery charger
buck switching regulator
dual input charger
USB power manager
There are a number of advantages to offering USB and high input voltage power and battery-charging capability in handheld devices such as GPS navigators, PDAs, digital still cameras, photo viewers and MP3 players. For instance, ...