Introduction of recommended articles
Technical Guide Basic/Theory Edition
Description of features and function
- What are output voltage fixed products (VOUT products) and output voltage externally adjusted products (FB products)?
- What is CL discharge (discharge function)?
- What is thermal shutdown/overheat protection?
- What is chip enable (CE function) and enable function (EN function)?
- What are pull-up and pull-down resistances? What is an unstable state?
- What are High voltage, Low voltage?
- What is a threshold?
- Voltage Regulator Current Limiting Methods
Basics of Voltage Regulator
- What is a voltage regulator?
- Voltage regulator operation image
- Voltage regulator advantages and disadvantages
- Voltage regulator disadvantages: Loss and heat generation
- Deciding when to use voltage regulators or DC/DC converters
- Voltage regulator internal configuration
- Voltage regulator operation principles