RICHTEK’s new RTQ7880 reduces component count in automotive USB Type-C PD applications

USB Type-C car charger applications with Power Delivery usually need a Buck-boost regulator to derive the 5V – 20V VBUS voltage from the 13.5V car battery. RTQ7880 is an automotive grade USB Type-C PD Source solution with integrated Buck-Boost controller for delivering up to 100W for charging mobile phone, Tablet PC and Notebook PC in cars. It includes an embedded ARM CortexTM-M0 MCU for high flexibility, including programmable cable drop compensation and protection features, VCONN support, customizable GPIO’s and master & slave I2C bus. For more information please contact