Molex's USB smart-charge modules lead the market by combining automotive-grade durability and off-the-shelf availability. Off-the-shelf and custom in-vehicle charging modules with smart technology ensure fast battery recharging in a compact, convenient package. They offer 1 A output current, battery operating voltages of 9 V to 16 V, and an operating temperature range of -40°C to +85°C. With the exploding growth of infotainment, automobiles are being designed with multiple USB chargers. Molex offers several off-the-shelf USB chargers and smart chargers that are standard for many transportation vehicle applications, thus eliminating extra tooling and engineering support costs.
For more demanding applications, Molex designs custom in-vehicle smart chargers that follow a device’s profile and provide the maximum power allowed by the device manufacturer. They also have protective circuitry built into them to protect devices from shorts and overcurrent conditions. Ultimately, the safety protection and engineering work assure the consumer a fast and effective module.
Video: Molex Product Spotlight - USB Smart Charge Modules
These solutions are market leading USB modules that combine automotive grade durability and off-the-shelf availability. Affordable and versatile, these smart charger interfaces are tested to 10,000 mating cycles. They feature easy to read lettering and illumination.
- Commercial vehicles
- Construction equipment
- Farming vehicles
- Generator sets (gensets)
- Heavy vehicles
- Recreational vehicles