Power Integrations, Inc. is the leading supplier of high-voltage analog integrated circuits for the power conversion marketplace. Power Integrations' breakthrough silicon technology enables compact, lightweight, cost-effective power supplies for a wide range of AC-DC and DC-DC applications, including consumer electronics, communications devices, and industrial applications.
Power Integrations HiperTFS-2 power controllers incorporate a high-power two-switch-forward converter and a mid-power flyback (standby) converter into a single, low-profile eSIP power package. This single chip solution provides the controllers for the two-switch-forward and flyback converters, high- and low-side drivers, all three of the high-voltage power MOSFETs, and eliminates the converter’s need for costly external pulse transformers. The HiperTFS-2 is ideal for high power applications that require both a main power converter (two-switch forward) up to 586 W peak, and a standby converter (flyback) up to 20 W. Power Integrations HiperTFS-2 power controllers operate over a wide input voltage range, and can be used following a power-factor correction stage such as HiperPFS.
Power Integrations LYTSwitch-4221-28 high power LED drivers feature a wide dimming range and fast start-up, even when turning-on from a low conduction angle and easily meet international requirements for THD and harmonics. Output current is tightly regulated with better than ±5% CC tolerance1. Efficiency of up to 92% is achieved in typical applications. LYTSwitch-4 drivers provide excellent turn-on characteristics for leading-edge and trailing-edge TRIAC dimming applications. LYTSwitch-4 ICs are highly integrated and employ a primary-side control technique that eliminates the optoisolator and reduces component count. This allows the use of low-cost single-sided printed circuit boards. Combining PFC and CC functions into a single-stage also helps reduce cost and increase efficiency. The 132 kHz switching frequency permits the use of small, low-cost magnetics. Power Integrations LYTSwitch-4 high power LED drivers do not use primary-side aluminum electrolytic bulk capacitors which greatly extended driver lifetime, especially in bulb and other high temperature applications.
Power Integrations CHY100 charger interface ICs are low-cost, high-voltage, dedicated charging port (HVDCP) interface ICs for the Quick Charge 2.0 specification. CHY100 incorporates all necessary functions to add Quick Charge 2.0 capability to Power Integrations’ switcher ICs such as TOPSwitch or TinySwitch and other solutions employing traditional feedback schemes. CHY100 supports the full output voltage range of either Class A or Class B. Optionally Class B can be inhibited for protecting the battery charger from accidental damage. CHY100 automatically detects whether a connected Powered Device (PD) is Quick Charge 2.0 capable before enabling output voltage adjustment. If a PD not compliant to Quick Charge 2.0 is detected the CHY100 disables output voltage adjustment to ensure safe operation with legacy 5V only USB PDs.
Power Integrations HiperPFS-2 High-Power PFC Controller reach a very high level of integration including a continuous conduction mode (CCM) boost PFC controller, gate driver, ultra-low reverse recovery (Qspeed) diode (eeSIP™ package options) and high-voltage power MOSFET in a single, low-profile CoolPAD (GROUND pin connected) power package that is able to provide near unity input power factor. The HiperPFS-2 devices eliminate the PFC converter’s need for external current sense resistors, the power loss associated with those components, and leverages an innovative control technique that adjusts the switching frequency over output load, input line voltage, and even input line cycle.
Power Integrations LYTSwitch-0 Off-Line Low Power LED Driver ICs are specifically designed for low cost LED bulb replacement applications. The LYTSwitch-0 devices integrate a 700V power MOSFET, oscillator, simple ON/OFF control scheme, a high-voltage switched current source, frequency jittering, cycle-by-cycle current limit, and thermal shutdown circuitry into a monolithic IC. The start-up and operating power are derived directly from the voltage on the DRAIN pin. This eliminates the need for a bias supply and associated circuitry and allows low-cost discrete inductors to be used. The fully integrated auto-restart circuit in the LYTSwitch-0 family safely limits output power during fault conditions such as short-circuit or open-loop, reducing component count and lower system cost.
Power Integrations Qspeed™ Advanced Diodes combine an extremely low reverse recovery charge (QRR) with a very soft recovery waveform. Together, these features help designers improve the performance of their power conversion circuits. Three versions are currently available. The H-Series features the lowest switching loss which provides the highest efficiency. The Q-Series has the highest softness that provides the lowest EMI. The X-Series offers the lowest cost which gives designers the BOM cost reductions they might be looking for.
Power Integrations LYTSwitch-4x11-17 High Power LED Driver ICs are each a high performance combination driver, controller, and switch, which together enable off-line LED drivers with a high power factor which easily meet international requirements for THD and harmonics. With LYTSwitch drivers, output current is tightly regulated with better than ±5% CC tolerance, and efficiency of up to 92% is easily achieved in typical applications. The LYTSwitch family supports a wide selection of TRIAC dimmers, providing excellent turn-on characteristics for leading-edge and trailing-edge TRIAC dimming applications. This results in drivers with a wide dimming range and fast start-up, even when turning-on from a low conduction angle.
Power Integrations TNY284-TNY290 TinySwitch™-4 Off-Line Switchers feature the lowest system cost with enhanced flexibility and enhanced safety and reliability features. The devices are also EcoSmart™ energy efficient, allowing them to easily meet all global energy efficiency regulations. These Power Integrations off-line switchers feature line-compensated overload power protection, allowing TinySwitch-4 devices to dramatically reduce the maximum overload variation over the universal input voltage range. TinySwitch-4 TNY284-TNY290 devices are particularly helpful in applications such as PC standby and CV adapters to limit the maximum output power during the overload fault condition. TinySwitch-4 also incorporates a 725V MOSFET that easily allows 80% de-rating for high reflected voltage and high bus voltage designs. The BP/M pin permits the MOSFET current limit to be adjusted up or down, allowing designers to optimize power delivery and efficiency in a variety of physical implementations. An on-time extension function extends the low-line regulation range, enabling hold-up time to be met with lower values of input capacitance.
Power Integrations LinkSwitch™-HP Off-Line Switcher family of flyback power supply ICs incorporate a primary side regulated (PSR) controller and high-voltage power MOSFET in a single package. The IC family includes devices optimized for constant voltage (CV) operation at power ranges from 9W to 90 W. LinkSwitch-HP IC controller features +/-5% CV accuracy, selectable current limit, programmable latching or hysteretic OVP, UVP and OTP, improved overload power compensation over line, fast AC reset, and programmable shutdown delay time.
Power Integrations Single-Stage PFC, Primary-Side Constant Current Control LED Drivers each incorporates a 725V power FET, a continuous-mode PWM controller, and a high voltage switched current source for self biasing. The single-stage combined power factor and constant-current controller eliminates a switching stage and the electrolytic bulk capacitor. The advanced primary-side control used by these LED drivers provides accurate constant current control while eliminating the need for an optocoupler and current sensing circuits. Power Integrations Single-Stage PFC, Primary-Side Constant Current Control LED Drivers also feature a long lifetime, frequency jittering, and protection circuitry including cycle-by-cycle current limit and hysteretic thermal shutdown.
Power Integrations Single-Stage PFC 1.1W LED Driver incorporates a 725V rated power MOSFET with a novel discontinuous mode, variable frequency variable on-time controller. This LED driver, using LNK4540G, features frequency jitter, cycle by cycle current limit, and hysteretic thermal shutdown. The Power Integrations Single-Stage PFC 1.1W LED Driver is a monolithic 4-pin IC, available in SO-8C, eSOP-12, and eDIP-12 packages.
Power Integrations RDK-271 4.5W Power Factor Corrected LED Driver is a non-isolated LED driver (power supply) utilizing a LNK458KG from the LinkSwitch-PL family of devices. The RDK-271 provides a single constant current output of 130mA over an LED string voltage of 35V. The board was optimized to operate over the low AC input voltage range of 85 VAC to 135 VAC, 47Hz to 63Hz. LinkSwitch-PL-based designs provide a high power factor of >0.9, meeting current international requirements. Power Integrations RDK-271 4.5W Power Factor Corrected LED Driver has a form factor which meets the requirements for standard pear shaped (E17) LED replacement lamps. The output is non-isolated and requires the mechanical design of the enclosure to isolate the output of the supply and the LED load from the user.
Power Integrations' LCS70x HiperLCS™ is an Integrated LLC power stage incorporating a multi-function controller, high-side and low-side gate drivers, plus two power MOSFETs in a half-bridge configuration. The variable frequency controller of the LCS70x HiperLCS™ Integrated LLC Controller provides high efficiency by switching the power MOSFETs at zero voltage (ZVS), eliminating switching losses. Typical applications for the Power Integrations' LCS70x HiperLCS™ Integrated LLC Controllers are high efficiency power supplies, LCD TV power supplies, LED street and area lighting, printer power supplies and audio amplifiers.
Power Integrations LinkZero™-AX Zero Standby Consumption Integrated Off-Line Switchers combines extremely low standby/power-down energy use with the industry's lowest component count standby supply solution. These LinkZero™-AX Zero Standby Consumption Integration Off-Line Switchers offers the lowest system cost with zero standby consumption, advanced protection/safety features and are EcoSmart™ - Energy Efficient. The Power Integrations LinkZero™-AX Zero Standby Consumption Integrated Off-Line Switchers are designed to be used in isolated or non-isolated converters.
The Power Integrations LinkSwitch™-PL family of LED Driver ICs enables a very small and low cost single-stage power factor corrected constant current driver for solid state lighting. These Power Integrations LED Driver ICs are optimized for direct LED current sensing and the LinkSwich™-PL family operates over a wide input range delivering an output power up to 16W. The LinkSwitch™-PL family features dramatically simplified off-line LED drivers, advanced performance, advanced protection and safety features and is EcoSmart™ - energy efficient.
Power Integrations LinkSwitch™-PH family of LED Driver ICs dramatically simplifies implementation of LED drivers requiring power factors greater than 0.9, TRIAC dimming, and high efficiency. These LED Driver ICs are highly integrated controllers that introduce a new control technique that provides very high power factor and accurate output current control, and eliminates passive circuitry required for power factor correction, optocoupler and secondary current control circuitry. Features for the Power Integrations LinkSwitch™-PH family include dramatically simplified off-line LED Drivers, Eco-Smart™ and energy efficient, accurate and constant performance, advanced protection and safety features.
Also available is the RDK-290 75W Power Factor Corrected LED Driver Design Kit which uses the LNK420EG. The RDK-290 is an isolated LED driver (power supply) that provides a single constant current output of 2.1A over an LED string voltage of 29V to 36V in a highly efficient, simple, and low component count design.
Power Integrations TOPSwitch-JX Series Integrated Off-Line Switchers with EcoSmart™ Technology each consist of a 725V power MOSFET, high-voltage switched current source, multi-mode PWM control, oscillator, thermal shutdown circuit, fault protection, and other control circuitry, cost effectively incorporated onto each monolithic device. Power Integrations TOPSwitch-JX Series Integrated Off-Line Switchers employ EcoSmart™ Technology which offers no-load consumption below 100mW at 265VAC, up to 750mW standby output power for 1W input at 230VAC, energy efficiency over entire load range, and is ideal for applications from 10W to 245W. TOPSwitch-JX offers high design flexibility for low system cost, with multi-mode PWM control which maximizes efficiency at all loads, accurate programmable current limit, optimized line feed-forward for line ripple rejection, frequency jittering to reduce EMI filter cost, and fully integrated soft-start for minimum start-up stress. The 132kHz operation reduces transformer and power supply size, with a 66kHz option for highest efficiency requirements, and the 725V-rated MOSFET simplifies meeting design derating requirements. Typical applications for the Power Integrations TOPSwitch-JX Series include notebook or laptop adapters, printers, LCD monitors, and audio amplifiers.
Power Integrations HiperTFS™ Family Combined Two-Switch Forward & Flyback Power Supply Controllers each incorporate both a high-power, two-switch-forward converter and a mid-power flyback (standby) converter into a single, low-profile eSIP™ power package. The single chip solution provides the controllers for the two-switch-forward and flyback converters, high- and low-side drivers, all three of the high-voltage power MOSFETs, and eliminates the converter's need for costly external pulse transformers. Power Integrations HiperTFS™ Family Combined Two-Switch Forward & Flyback Power Supply Controllers are ideal for high power applications that require both a main power converter (two-switch forward) up to 414 W, and standby converter (flyback) up to 20 W. HiperTFS includes Power Integrations' standard set of comprehensive protection features, such as integrated soft-start, fault and over-load protection, and hysteretic thermal shutdown. HiperTFS utilizes advanced power packaging technology that simplifies the complexity of two-switch-forward layout, mounting, and thermal management, while providing very high power capabilities in a single compact package. The controllers operate over a wide input voltage range, and can be used following a power-factor correction stage such as HiperPFS.
Power Integrations HiperPFS™ Family High Power PFC Controllers each incorporate a continuous conduction mode (CCM) boost PFC controller, gate driver, and high voltage power MOSFET in a single, low-profile eSIP™ power package that is able to provide near unity input power factor. These controllers eliminate the PFC converter's need for external current sense resistors and the power loss associated with those components, and leverage an innovative control technique that adjusts the switching frequency over output load, input line voltage, and even input line cycle. This control technique is designed to maximize efficiency over the entire load range of the converter, particularly at light loads, and also significantly minimizes the EMI filtering requirements due to its wide-bandwidth spread spectrum effect. Power Integrations HiperPFS™ Family High Power PFC Controllers include Power Integrations' standard set of comprehensive protection features, such as integrated soft-start, UV, OV, brown-in/out, and hysteretic thermal shutdown. They also provide cycle-by-cycle current limit for the power MOSFET, power limiting of the output for overload protection, and pin-to-pin short-circuit protection.
Power Integrations LinkZero-LP Zero No-Load Consumption Integrated Off-Line Switcher is an upgrade to the LinkSwitch-LP, the industry's lowest component count charger/adapter and standby power switcher IC. It incorporates new technology which enables the device to automatically enter into and wake up from no-load mode while taking less than 5mW from the AC power. Power Integrations LinkZero-LP Zero No-Load Consumption Integrated Off-Line Switcher comprises a 700V power MOSFET switch with a power supply controller on the same die. Unlike conventional PWM (pulse width modulation) controllers, it uses a simple ON/OFF control to regulate the output voltage. The controller consists of the following circuits: an oscillator, feedback (sense) 5.85V regulator, BYPASS pin under/overvoltage protection, over-temperature protection, frequency jittering, current limit, leading edge blanking BYPASS pin clamp in power down, and bypass mode. The controller includes a proprietary power down mode that automatically reduces standby consumption to levels that are immeasurable on most power meters.