The MP2494 is a monolithic step-down switch mode converter. It achieves 2A continuous output current over a wide input supply range with excellent load and line regulation. MP2494 achieves low EMI signature with well controlled switching edges. Fault condition protection includes cyclebycycle current limiting and thermal shutdown. The MP2494 requires a minimum number of readily available standard external components. The MP2494 is available in SOIC8 and SOIC8E package.