Cypress Extends USB-C Leadership with Fully Integrated USB-C Charger Solution for Power Adapter OEMs
Programmable EZ-PD PAG1 Family Delivers Increased Efficiency and Reliability for Charging Applications in Growing USB-C Market
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Cypress' PAG1 is a complete two-chip USB-C solution that integrates the primary, secondary, and USB PD controller components together for increased efficiency and reliability (Photo: Business Wire)
Cypress is the market leader in USB-C technology, and its EZ-PD PAG1
family continues Cypress’ leadership by delivering a two-chip USB-C
power solution that integrates the key primary, secondary, and USB PD
controller components together. With its advanced features, the PAG1
provides best-in-class efficiency, increased reliability, and a reduced
bill of materials for OEMs. The PAG1 is fully programmable, enabling OEM
designers to easily configure their USB charger solutions to support a
number of charging standards including: PD3.0 with PPS, QC4/4+,
"With EZ-PD PAG1, Cypress now offers a fully integrated power adapter
solution including AC-DC and USB-C components, expanding our leadership
position while offering increased value to our customers,” said
USB-C is the new connectivity standard that can simultaneously power devices as well as transmit data using the same cable and standard reversible connector. USB-C powers devices up to 100W and enables the consolidation of different interfaces on the same port. As more devices are charged with a single charger or power adapter, bulky and multiple proprietary power adapters are no longer needed, which simplifies design and reduces e-waste.
“With the versatility and benefits USB-C brings to the market,
The PAG1 family will be demonstrated at Computex 2019 in
The EZ-PD PAG1 family is now sampling to major OEMs. The controllers will be in production in the fourth quarter of 2019.
About Cypress’ EZ-PD Portfolio
Cypress is the number one leading supplier of USB technology and USB-C controllers. Cypress’ growing portfolio of EZ-PD USB-C controllers includes:
- CCG1 - The world’s first programmable USB-C controller
- CCG2 - The world’s smallest programmable USB-C controller
- CCG3 - The world’s most versatile programmable USB-C controller
- CCG3PA – The world’s most flexible USB-C power source controller for power adapters, power banks, and in-car chargers
- CCG4 - The world’s first two-port USB-C controller
- CCG5/CCG6 - The world’s first two-port USB-C solutions optimized for Thunderbolt PCs and docks
- BCR – The world’s first dedicated USB-C power sink controller for barrel connector replacement
The EZ-PD portfolio was the first in the industry to support the latest USB PD 3.0 specification, which enables more robust end-to-end power delivery and charging solutions for laptop and mobile devices.
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