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App note: The load switch – Selection and use of ecoSWITCH(TM) products

Sunday, April 21st, 2019

ecoSWITCH(TM) from ON Semiconductors offers space saving solution on power distribution system. Link here (PDF) Load switches play an important part in the management of supply domains and the protection of the loads they supply. Loads switches are often used for power sequencing, standby load leakage reduction, and inrush current...

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App note: Load switches: What are they, why do you need them and how do you choose the right one?

Sunday, April 9th, 2017

Application report from Texas Instruments on load switches to simplify power supply design. Link here (PDF) Integrated load switches are electronic relays that can be used to turn on and turn off power supply rails in systems. Load switches offer many other benefits to the system and can include protection...

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App note: using MOSFETs in load switch applications

Sunday, November 16th, 2014

App note(PDF) from ON Semiconductor. The load switch is controlled by the system, and connects or disconnects a voltage rail to a specific load. By turning unused circuitry off, the system as a whole can run more efficiently. The load switch provides a simple means to power a load when...

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