Search the largest library of reference designs.

Or try an example search: Outdoor Lighting

Category: Automotive Reference Designs

Automotive 60W Brushless DC (BLDC) Motor Drive

This TIDA-00143 reference design is a BLDC motor controller and is designed to operate from a single 12V (nominal) power supply which can vary over a wide range of voltages as found in typical automotive applications.  The board is designed to drive motors in the 60W range: which require currents of 5 Amps.  The size and layout of the board is intended to facilitate evaluation of the drive…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive 77GHz Radar Module Reference Design with Object Data Output

The TIDA-01570 reference design is a complete solution for a 76 to 81 GHz radar sensor module. The power supplies on board convert the automotive battery input to the required rails for the radar AFE: processors and CAN-FD transceiver. After processing: object data is provided over the included  N-FD phy.
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Audio I2S over Coax Class D Amplifier Reference Design

This reference design is an I²S/TDM-based: low-cost: easy-to-use alternative to fiber optics/analog copper wire for connecting an automotive (sound) control panel to an output stage/power amplifier. Supporting I²S as well as TDM: it is capable of transmitting digital audio signal to 16 independent channels of speakers with each channel output of 80W at 4Ω. It also supports bidirectional…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Brushed Motor Driver for Flip-up Displays

This TIDA-00141 reference design provides a quick setup guide for a push-to-open/push-to-close motor drive system that enables the actuation of a flip up display for infotainment systems. This solution also demonstrates two methods of feedback: one using limit switches and the other taking advantage of the current limit setting on the motor driver. Enabling a quick solution for faster time to…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Brushed Motor Driver for Power Folding Side Mirrors

This TI Design features the DRV8801EVM and the DRV8872EVM. These evaluation modules (EVMs) enable an easy-to-use platform to demonstrate the capability and performance of the DRV8801 and DRV8872 motor drivers for power-folding side mirrors. This TI Design also intends to allow easy evaluation of the automotive qualified versions of the DRV8801 and DRV8872 (DRV8801-Q1 and DRV8872-Q1). The…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Capacitive Kick-to-Open Reference Design

This reference design uses capacitive sensing to detect a kicking motion indicating the user's desire to activate a power lift-gate: power trunk: or power sliding door on an automobile.  Capacitive sensing allows flexible sensor placement and a large kick-sensitive zone. The high-resolution and low power dissipation make this design applicable to automotive hands-free closure systems where…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Capacitive Pressure Sensor Reference Design

The TIDA-00985 reference design provides a simple: robust: and accurate sensor signal conditioning solution using the PGA400-Q1 for capacitive type pressure sensors. The protection strategies implemented in this design protect the pressure sensor against wiring harness faults: EMI: and automotive electrical transients. Additionally: this design guide systematically explains the theory: operation:…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Cluster Chime Reference Design

This TI reference design is a 3.1-W mono fully differential audio power amplifier driving a chime and is one part of an automotive cluster system solution optimized for the mid-end cluster market. The entire cluster solution supports 4.5-40V system capabilities that can withstand cold crank: start stop: and load dump conditions.
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Cluster Telltale Driver Reference Design

This TI reference design is an automotive cluster telltale solution that includes a monolithic: medium-voltage: low-current power 12-bit shift register designed for use in systems that require relatively moderate load power: such as LEDs found in automotive clusters. This design is one part of an entire automotive cluster system solution optimized for the mid-end cluster market. The entire…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Cluster Wide Vin Power Supply Design

This TI reference design is an automotive cluster wide Vin power supply solution that includes a wide Vin buck converter with an integrated LDO.   Also includes a highly efficient synchronous step-down: dc-dc converter. Along with a linear regulator designed to meet JEDEC SSTL-2 and JEDEC SSTL-18 specifications for DDR termination. This cluster power solution is optimized for the mid-end cluster…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Discrete SBC Pre-Boost: Post-Buck With CAN Reference Design

The TIDA-01429 reference design implements a wideinput voltage boost controller: followed by a wide input voltage buck converter set to 5.0 V. The 5.0 V supply is used for powering a Controller Area Network (CAN) transceiver and a compact fixed 3.3 V linear drop-out (LDO) regulator for supplying the C2000 microcontroller. This design has been tested for CISPR 25 radiated emissions per absorber…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Door Control Switch Reference Design

This automotive door control switch reference design showcases a proof-of-concept solution for an automotive door control switch panel that communicates wirelessly to the door side mirror: window lift and door lock mechanisms. Using TI's automotive qualified BLE + MCU CC2541-Q1 system-on-chip solution: this reference design enables cost: weight: and ultimately fuel savings by replacing expensive…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Dual Port USB Type-C DFP 5V 3A Charger Reference Design

PMP40285 is a dual port USB Type-C charger reference design. This design takes an automotive input voltage: the output goes to two USB Type-C port. Each of these ports supplies 5V 3A for USB Type-C device. The design is fully compliant with USB type C and backwards compliant with BC1.2 and DCP configurations. The design is cost-effective due to one chip solution for dual USB Type-C DFP outputs and…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive eCall Power Supply Reference Design with Low Intermediate Voltage

This reference design includes a complete power management solution for a standalone emergency call (eCall) system in an automotive environment. The circuit is supplied directly from the car battery rail. It also manages a backup battery to power the eCall system while the car battery rail is not available. It includes power path management which routes the available power rail directly to four…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive eCall Reference Design

TIDA-00159 is a reference design for vehicles equipped with eCall systems which has the capability to enable phone calls to an emergency service center in the event of an accident. Customers can accelerate the design of their eCall systems by taking advantage of a complete reference design comprised of analog AEC-Q100 qualified integrated circuits (ICs) from TI. This design creates a robust: low…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Emergency Call (eCall) Audio Subsystem Reference Design

The efficiency and diagnostics necessary for automotive emergency call (eCall) systems generate unique requirements for the audio subsystem: such as speaker diagnostics: and low power consumption.  This TI Design shows how to use TI's automotive two-channel audio codec (TLV320AIC3104-Q1) and a class-D audio amplifier (TAS5411-Q1) for eCall applications.
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Gateway Power Solution Reference Design

The PMP11757 reference design is a complete power solution for an automotive gateway and provides four different output voltages (3.3V @ 1.6A: 5.0V @ 250mA: 2.5V @ 140mA: 1.0V @ 110mA).
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive Hall Sensor Rotary Encoder

This is an incremental rotary encoder that uses contactless magnetic sensing to detect rotational speed and direction.  The two Hall Effect sensors measure the 66-pole ring magnet and output two signals in quadrature.  This automotive-qualified solution is a low-cost and far more reliable alternative to conventional mechanical contact-based encoders: as it uses solid-state sensing that is immune…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive High Current Brushless DC (BLDC) Motor Drive Reference Design

This TIDA-00142 reference design implements a complete control and drive solution for 3-phase brushless DC motors up to about 3 kW in power rating.  The design includes analog circuits: digital processor: and software to spin BLDC motors without the need for position feedback from Hall effect sensors or quadrature encoder.   Operation is demonstrated with a 1 kW motor operating from a 12V…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments:

Automotive High Efficiency Power Front End and Multi-Phase Processor Supply Reference Design

This processor supply reference design is an automotive power solution for use in highperformance: single-core-voltage application processors in advanced driver assistance systems (ADASs). This design can support core supply currents up to 10 A at 0.9 V. The design can also operate with a wide input voltage range: withstand reverse battery conditions: and support start-stop and cold-crank down to…
Buy parts in this design
System Block Diagrams
The following system block diagrams are available from Texas Instruments: