MAX232N Semiconductors - ICs by Texas Instruments


Status: Unknown
Series: MAX232x Family
RoHS: Unknown
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The MAX232 device is a dual driver/receiver that includes a capacitive voltage generator to supply TIA/EIA-232-F voltage levels from a single 5-V supply. Each receiver converts TIA/EIA-232-F inputs to 5-V TTL/CMOS levels. These receivers have a typical threshold of 1.3 V, a typical hysteresis of 0.5 V, and can accept ±30-V inputs. Each driver converts TTL/CMOS input levels into TIA/EIA-232-F levels.
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Device Type RS232 Transceiver
IC Interface Type RS232
No. of Drivers 2Drivers
No. of Receivers 2Receivers
Supply Voltage Min 4.5V
Supply Voltage Max 5.5V
Driver Case Style DIP
No. of Pins 16Pins
Operating Temperature Min 0°C
Operating Temperature Max 70°C
Product Range MAX232x Family
Automotive Qualification Standard -
IC Generic Number MAX232
SVHC No SVHC (27-Jun-2018)
RoHS Phthalates Compliant Yes
Base Number 232
Data Rate 120Kbps
Line Bus Drive Receive Transceiver Type RS-232
Logic Case Style DIP
Operating Temperature Range 0°C to +70°C
Supply Current 8mA
Supply Voltage Range 4.5V to 5.5V
Termination Type Through Hole

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