Small Appliance Applications

Power Integrations offers a broad range of highly integrated, high-voltage ICs for off-line power conversion in small appliance applications. Each IC includes a ≥700 V power MOSFET combined with control and protection circuitry on a single chip. Features include current limiting and thermal shutdown with automatic fault recovery capability to improve reliability, frequency jittering to reduce EMI and EcoSmart™ technology to dramatically reduce standby energy waste.



Design Examples

Document Description Design
Ideas
Design
Example
Reports
Engineering
Prototype
Reports
Reference
Design
Kits
Lossless Generation of AC Zero Crossing and AC Fault/Loss Signals using CAPZero™  
2.37 W Two Output Non-Isolated Cooktop Controller pdf icon
3.8 W Two Output Supply pdf icon
Small Appliance Adapter (6 W - 5 V /1.2 A) RDK-201
Hair Clippers (Flyback, 3 W, 2 V ) pdf icon
Rice Cooker (Buck, 12 V/80 mA, 3.3 V/70 mA) pdf icon
Induction Cooktop (5.9 W - 5 V, 100 mA / 18 V, 300 mA) pdf icon
Vacuum Cleaner (12 W - 12 V / 1 A) pdf icon pdf icon RDK-91
Small Appliance Adapter (2 W - 6.2 V / 322 mA) pdf icon pdf icon DAK-89
Clothes Iron (1.44W, 12V 120 mA) pdf icon DAK-48A
Water Purifier (10 W - 6 V / 1.67 A) pdf icon

Recommended Product Families

IC Product
Family
Design Guides Typical Circuit
Configuration
Power/Current
Ratings
Description
SENZero™ NA AC Power Supply NA Simple-to-use device that eliminates significant standby losses by disconnecting unused circuit paths during power-saving modes
CAPZero™ Product family application note. AC Power Supply NA Easy to use device for reducing standby mode power by eliminating power losses from X capacitor discharge resistors
LinkSwitch™-TN Product family application note. Buck Up to 360 mA Energy-efficient capacitive drop replacement with minimal external component required
LinkSwitch™-XT Product family application note. Flyback Up to 6 W Low cost linear replacement with Clampless® technology (LNK362)
LinkSwitch™-CV Product family application note. Flyback Up to 8.5 W Tight CV, primary side control, capable of exceeding all energy efficiency specifications
TinySwitch™-III NA Flyback Up to 28.5 W Improved design flexibility. Reduced input capacitance and transformer size due to time extension and I2f ratings.
TOPSwitch™-JX
Product family application note. Flyback 12 W to 177 W Integrated Off-Line Switcher with EcoSmart™ Technology for Highly Efficient Power Supplies


Related Design Support Documents

General Design Information
Product Datasheets
AC-DC Selector Guide
Package Information

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Information on Appliance Energy Regulations (Power Integrations' "Green Room")

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