USB Type-C controller (with Vconn switch)

The STUSB1600 is a generic IC designed in 20 V technology, addressing USB Type-C™ port management both on host and/or device sides and is suited for a broad range of applications. It is fully compatible with the USB Type-C cable and connector specifications (rev 1.1)

The STUSB1600 is able to handle all functions from Type-C attach detection, plug orientation detection, host-to-device connection, VCONN support, VBUS configuration and so on.

Additionally, the STUSB1600 provides support for dead-battery operation and is fully customizable (thanks to an integrated non-volatile memory).

Key Features

  • Power role: provider, consumer, dual role
  • Configurable startup profiles
  • VCONN support
    • Adjustable current limit (600 mA max)
    • OVP, OCP, UVP protections
  • Direct interface to MCU through I²C + interrupt
  • Integrated voltage monitoring
  • Dead-battery support
  • Dual power supply: VBUS or system VDD
  • Nominal operating supply [4.6 V - 22 V]
  • Temperature range: -40 °C up to 85 °C


Technical Documentation

Product Specifications
Description Version Size
DB2746 DB2746: USB Type-C™ interface 1.0 151 KB
Design Notes & Tips
Description Version Size
DN0036 DN0036: Migrating from USB STD-A to type-C port with STUSB1600 1.0 275 KB
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