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MB39C8xx General Purpose Energy Harvesting PMIC

The general purpose Energy Harvesting PMIC family provides the most flexible and easy to use energy harvesting PMIC solution. This family can support vibration, heat and light energy sources with each harvesters. The MB39C811, an ultra-low-power buck PMIC with dual input that enables efficient harvesting from both solar and vibration energy; and the MB39C831, an ultra-low-voltage boost PMIC for solar or thermal. The general purpose Energy Harvesting PMIC family of devices works seamlessly with Cypress BLE, PSoC or ultra-low-power microcontrollers.

 

Feature MB39C811 MB39C831
Power Converter Type Buck Boost
Temperature Range -40˚C-+85˚C -40˚C-+85˚C
Quiescent Current 1.5 µA (VIN = 4.5 V)
1.9 µA (VIN = 18 V)
6.75 µA (VIN = 4.5 V)
32 µA
Input Voltage Range 2.6 V – 23.0 V 0.3 V-4.75 V
Output Voltage (V) 1.5, 1.8, 2.5, 3.3, 3.6, 4.1, 4.5, 5.0 3.0, 3.3, 3.6, 4.1, 4.5, 5.0
Package 40-pin QFN 40-pin QFN

 

MB39C811 Block Diagram


1 Regulator for internal block
2 Band Gap Reference
3 Error Comparator

 

MB39C831 Block Diagram


1 Under Voltage Lock Out
2 Maximum Power Point Tracking maximizes the Energy Harvest by adjusting current drawn from a solar panel
3 Band Gap Reference

1. Watch the introduction to the Energy Harvesting video
2. Download your specific Energy Harvesting PMIC datasheet
3. Download these Application Notes to start your first Energy Harvesting System designs

4.  Purchase an Energy Harvesting Kit and start development
5.  Sign up for an Energy Harvesting WSN Workshop

Ultra Low Power Buck Power Management IC for Light/Vibrations Energy Harvesting
Ultra Low Voltage Boost Power Management IC for Light/Heat Energy Harvesting

Energy Harvesting Starter Kit for Bluetooth® Smart (Low Energy) Beacon (MB39C811-EVBSK-02):

The MB39C811-EVBSK-02 is an evaluation board that contains Energy Harvesting Power Management IC, MB39C811 (Buck DC/DC converter) with Bluetooth® Smart (Low Energy), which can be used in application on the Solar and Piezoelectric Energy Harvester.

Price: $49.00

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MB39C811 Evaluation Board (MB39C811-EVB-03):

The MB39C811-EVB-03 is the tiny evaluation board for the energy harvesting IC, MB39C811. This evaluation board is capable of accepting solar, piezoelectric, or any high impedance AC or DC source.

Price: $10.00

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MB39C831 Evaluation Board (MB39C831-EVB-03):

The MB39C831-EVB-03 is the evaluation board for the energy harvesting IC, MB39C831. This evaluation board is capable of accepting solar or thermal electric power source. 

Price: $10.00

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