High Efficiency, 12A, 17V, Synchronous Step-Down Converter with I2C Interface

Talk to an Engineer or get a Quote

Product Description

The MP8869 is a high-frequency, synchronous, rectified, step-down, switch-mode converter with an I2C control interface. It offers a fully integrated solution to achieve a 12A continuous and 15A peak output current with excellent load and line regulation over a wide input supply range. In the I2C control loop, the output voltage level can be controlled on-the-fly through an I2C serial interface. The voltage range can be adjusted from 0.6V to 1.87V in 10mV steps. The voltage slew rate, frequency, current limit, hiccup/latch off protection, enable, and power savings mode are also selectable through the I2C interface. COT control operation provides fast transient response. An open drain power good pin indicates that the output voltage is in the nominal range. Full protection features include over-voltage protection, over-current protection and thermal shutdown. The MP8869 is available in a QFN-14 (3mmx4mm) package.

Product Features

  • Wide 4.5V to 17V Operating Input Range
  • 12A Continuous/15A Peak Output Current
  • 1% Internal Reference Accuracy
  • I2C Programmable Output Range from 0.6V to 1.87V in 10mV Steps with Slew Rate Control
  • 5% Accuracy Output Voltage and Output Current Read Back Via I2C
  • Selectable PFM/PWM Mode and Adjustable Frequency & Current Limit Through I2C
  • 4 Different I2C Addresses Selectable
  • External Soft Start
  • Open Drain Power Good Indication
  • Output Over-Voltage Protection
  • Hiccup/Latch Off OCP Protection
  • QFN-14 (3mmx4mm) Package


  • fsw (max) (kHz)1250
  • Vin (min) (V)4.5
  • Vin (max) (V)17
  • Iout (max) (A)12
  • Isw Limit (typ) (A)14
  • Vfb (typ) (V)0.6
  • Iq (typ) (mA)0.42
  • Regulated Outputs1
  • Vout (max) (V)5.5
  • Vout (min) (V)0.6
  • GradeCatalog
  • PackageQFN-14 (3x4)
  • Control ModeCOT
  • Common FeaturesExternal Soft Start, Light-Load Efficiency, Power Good, Synchronous Rectification
  • Special Features4 Different I2C Addresses Selectable, 5% Accuracy Output Voltage and Output Current Readback via I2C, I2C Interface, Programmable Frequency, Programmable Output Voltage, Selectable Current Limit, Selectable PFM/PWM Mode

Reference Materials