The LT1760 dual smart battery charger is described. It complies with the Smart Battery System Manager (SBSM) specification V1.1, achieves low dropout and high efficiency, and allows parallel battery charging and discharging.
smart battery charger
parallel battery charging
parallel battery discharging
Smart Batteries are an increasingly popular choice for more than just traditional compact consumer electronic devices. For example, Smart Batteries are being used as battery backup for products such as blade servers, where knowing battery status is very important.