The VND5E160AJ-E is a single channel high-side driver manufactured in the ST proprietary VIPower M0-5 technology and housed in the tiny PowerSSO-12 package. The VND5E160AJ-E is designed to drive 12V automotive grounded loads delivering protection, diagnostics and easy 3V and 5V CMOS compatible interface with any microcontroller.
The device integrates advanced protective functions such as load current limitation, inrush and overload active management by power limitation, over-temperature shut-off with auto-restart and over-voltage active clamp. A dedicated analog current sense pin is associated with every output channel in order to provide Ehnanced diagnostic functions including fast detection of overload and short-circuit to ground through power limitation indication, overtemperature indication, short-circuit to Vcc diagnosis and ON & OFF state open load detection. The current sensing and diagnostic feedback of the whole device can be disabled by pulling the CS_DIS pin high to allow sharing of the external sense resistor with other similar devices.
Inrush current active management by power limitation Very low stand-by current 3.0V CMOS compatible input Optimized electromagnetic emission Very low electromagnetic susceptibility In compliance with the 2002/95/EC European directive Very low current sense leakage
Undervoltage shut-down Overvoltage clamp Load current limitation Self limiting of fast thermal transients Protection against loss of ground and loss of VCC Over-temperature shutdown withautorestart (thermal shutdown) Reverse battery protection (see Applicationschematic) Electrostatic discharge protection
- Diagnostic functions
Proportional load current sense High current sense precision for wide range currents Current sense disable Off state open load detection Output short to VCC detection Overload and short to ground (power limitation) indication Thermal shutdown indication
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