A5972D

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Up to 1.5 A step down switching regulator for automotive applications

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  • The A5972D is a step-down monolithic power switching regulator with a minimum switch current limit of 1.8 A so it is able to deliver up to 1.5 A DC current to the load depending on the application conditions. The output voltage can be set from 1.235 V to VIN.

    The device uses an internal P-channel DMOS transistor (with a typical RDS(on)of 250 mΩ) as a switching element to minimize the size of the external components.
    An internal oscillator fixes the switching frequency at 250 kHz. Having a minimum input voltage of 4 V only it fits the automotive applications requiring the device operation even in cold crank conditions. A pulse-by-pulse current limit with the internal frequency modulation offers an effective constant current short-circuit protection.

    Key Features

    • Qualified following the AEC-Q100 requirements (see PPAP for more details)
    • 1.5 A DC output current
    • Operating input voltage from 4 V to 36 V
    • 3.3 V / (± 2%) reference voltage
    • Output voltage adjustable from 1.235 V to VIN
    • Low dropout operation: 100% duty cycle
    • 250 kHz internally fixed frequency
    • Voltage feedforward
    • Zero load current operation
    • Internal current limiting
    • Inhibit for zero current consumption
    • Protection against feedback disconnection
    • Thermal shutdown

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      DS5500
      Up to 1.5 A step-down switching regulator for automotive applications
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      Up to 1.5 A step-down switching regulator for automotive applications

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      Mounting instructions for SMD (surface mounting device) packages
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      Mounting instructions for SMD (surface mounting device) packages

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Part Number Marketing Status Package Grade RoHS Compliance Grade Material Declaration**
A5972D
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SO-8 Automotive Ecopack2
A5972D013TR
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SO-8 Automotive Ecopack2

A5972D

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SO-8

Material Declaration**:

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NRND

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SO-8

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Automotive

RoHS Compliance Grade

Ecopack2

A5972D013TR

Package:

SO-8

Material Declaration**:

PDF XML

Marketing Status

Active

Package

SO-8

Grade

Automotive

RoHS Compliance Grade

Ecopack2

(**) The Material Declaration forms available on st.com may be generic documents based on the most commonly used package within a package family. For this reason, they may not be 100% accurate for a specific device. Please contact our sales support for information on specific devices.

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V This option is required. And must be less than or equal to Volt. Max [V]
V This option is required. And must be greater than or equal to Volt. Min [V]

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A This option is required and must be a number.

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Input

V This option is required. And must be less than or equal to Volt. Max [V]
V This option is required. And must be greater than or equal to Volt. Min [V]

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EAR99 CHINA 1.425 / 1k

A5972D013TR

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SO-8

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Budgetary Price (US$)*/Qty

1.425 / 1k

Distributor availability ofA5972D013TR

Distributor Name
Region Stock Min. Order Third party link
DIGIKEY WORLDWIDE 1477 1 Order Now
MOUSER WORLDWIDE 1728 1 Order Now
RUTRONIK EUROPE 20000 2500 Order Now

Distributor reported inventory date: 2020-06-29

Distributor Name

DIGIKEY

Stock

1477

Min.Order

1

Region

WORLDWIDE Order Now

MOUSER

Stock

1728

Min.Order

1

Region

WORLDWIDE Order Now

RUTRONIK

Stock

20000

Min.Order

2500

Region

EUROPE Order Now

Distributor reported inventory date: 2020-06-29

Marketing Status

Active

Budgetary Price (US$)* / Qty

1.425 / 1k

ECCN (US)

EAR99

Country of Origin

CHINA

A5972D

Package

SO-8

Packing Type

Tube

Budgetary Price (US$)*/Qty

1.425 / 1k

Distributor availability ofA5972D

Distributor Name
Region Stock Min. Order Third party link
MOUSER WORLDWIDE 1987 1 Order Now

Distributor reported inventory date: 2020-06-29

Distributor Name

MOUSER

Stock

1987

Min.Order

1

Region

WORLDWIDE Order Now

Distributor reported inventory date: 2020-06-29

Marketing Status

NRND

Budgetary Price (US$)* / Qty

1.425 / 1k

ECCN (US)

EAR99

Country of Origin

CHINA

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