Maxim Integrated MAX8600 Single-Input / MAX8601 Dual-Input Linear Battery Chargers
Maxim Integrated MAX8600 Single-Input and MAX8601 Dual-Input Linear Battery Chargers safely charge single-cell LI+ batteries. The charging rate is optimized to accommodate the thermal characteristics of a given application. The Maxim Integrated MAX8601 automatically selects between either a USB or AC adapter input source. The AC adapter charge current is programmable, while USB charge current is set not to exceed either 100mA or 500mA, depending on the USEL input. Maxim Integrated MAX8600 Single-Input and MAX8601 Dual-Input Linear Battery Chargers are available in a 3mm x 3mm power-enhanced TDFN package. These Maxim Integrated devices are ideal for cell phones, portable media players, digital cameras, PDAs, MP3 players, and wireless applications.