📢Shop now for EEPROM products with FREE SHIPPING code EEPROM-M95-FREESHIP. Check out our M95P32-IXCST/EF and M95P16-IXMNT/E today! 



VN7020AJ evaluation board

Quantity $ per Unit Savings
1 - 2$4.380%
Contact Sales
Out of stock
Parameter NameParameter Value
Target ApplicationBody and Convenience
Core ProductVN7020AJTR
Packing TypeNot Applicable
RoHs compliantNot compliant
Package NameCARD

This board provides you an easy way to connect STMicroelectronics® VIPower® M0-7 technology into your existing system.

The board comes pre-assembled with VN7020AJ high-side driver. On board minimum set of electrical components (as for device datasheet recommendation) is enabling the user to directly connect the load, the power supply and the microcontroller without any additional effort in external component design and connection.

The VN7020AJ is a single channel high-side driver manufactured using ST proprietary VIPower technology and housed in PowerSSO-16 package. The device is designed to drive 12 V automotive grounded loads through a 3 V and 5 V CMOS-compatible interface, providing protection and diagnostics.

The device integrates advanced protective functions such as load current limitation, overload active management by power limitation and overtemperature shutdown with configurable latch-off.

A FaultRST pin unlatches the output in case of fault or disables the latch-off functionality.

A dedicated multifunction multiplexed analog output pin delivers sophisticated diagnostic functions including high precision proportional load current sense, supply voltage feedback and chip temperature sense, in addition to the detection of overload and short circuit to ground, short to VCC and OFF-state open-load. A sense enable pin allows OFF-state diagnosis to be disabled during the module low-power mode as well as external sense resistor sharing among similar devices.

Key features
  • Simple single IC application board dedicated for VN7020AJ
  • Provides electrical connectivity and thermal heat-sinking for easy prototyping
  • General device features
    • Single channel smart high-side driver with
      MultiSense analog feedback
    • Very low standby
    • Compatible with 3 V and 5 V CMOS
  • Diagnostic functions
    • Multiplexed analog feedback of: load current with
      high precision proportional current mirror, VCC supply voltage and
      TCHIP device temperature
    • Overload and short to
      ground (power limitation) indication
    • Thermal shutdown
    • OFF-state open-load
    • Output short to VCC
    • Sense enable/disable
  • Protections
    • Undervoltage
    • Overvoltage clamp
    • Load
      current limitation
    • Self limiting of fast thermal
    • Configurable latch-off on overtemperature or power
      limitation with dedicated fault reset pin
    • Loss of ground and
      loss of VCC
    • Reverse battery with external
    • Electrostatic discharge