Dual-port USB Type-C/USB PD power controller accelerates development of power source applications

The FUSB15201 from onsemi is a dual-port USB Type-C® and USB Power Delivery (PD) controller for power sources in products such as automotive charging modules, industrial power supplies, USB charging ports, and mains power outlets, and is backed by a full firmware solution and API.

 

The FUSB15201 provides a complete, off-the-shelf implementation of USB PD 3.0 and USB Type-C 2.1 power source functionality. The controller includes a low-power Arm® Cortex®-M0+ processor core with customized peripherals for USB PD 3.0 applications. 

A full open-source firmware solution provided by onsemi includes advanced power-sharing algorithms which manage total system power efficiently and effectively. The firmware also provides an applications programming interface (API) for development of a customer-specific device policy manager.

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