World's First USB 3.0 Isolator Chip, USB 3.1 Isolator Chip

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USB 3.0 Isolator Chip

World's first reflowable USB 3.0 Isolator Chip

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Introduction video

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Specifications
Parameters Values / Descriptions
Signal Supported USB SuperSpeed    (5Gbps)
Isolation AC 5000V RMS for 1 minute
External Creepage 8.5mm
(compliant with IEC60601-1 patient double protection etc.)
Leakage <0.032uA
condition: AC 264V RMS, at 60Hz
(compliant with IEC60601-1, type B/BF/CF Applied Parts)
ESD ±15kV
HBM on USB interface pins
Supply 5V
Operating temperature ~85 degree
Size 8.0 x 16.5 x 3.6 (mm) SMT package

Note:
- For USB2.0 (HighSpeed 480Mbps) and lower speed isolation, click here.
- APISU30 alone does NOT support HighSpeed /FullSpeed /LowSpeed.

Plug and Play Test with various USB 3.0 Devices

Plug and Play Test using USB 3.0 Isolator ecaluation board
USB 3.0
Devices
Picture Part
Number
Test
Result
Description
/Link
USB Memory USB 3.0 Isolator operation test with USB memory RUF3-K8GA-BL USB 3.0
External Link
USB External
SSD Drive
USB 3.0 Isolator operation test with USB External HD     USB 3.0 Isolator operation test with USB External HD RS-EC32-U31R USB 3.1 Gen2
with SSD inside
Type-C
External Link
USB External
Hard Disk
USB 3.0 Isolator operation test with USB External HD     USB 3.0 Isolator operation test with USB External HD HDCL-UTE2W USB 3.0
with Hard-Disk inside
External Link
USB External SSD Drive USB 3.0 Isolator operation test with USB External SSD Drive T5 MU-PA500B USB 3.1 Gen2
Type-C
External Link
USB Camera Module USB 3.0 Isolator operation test with USB Camera Module 1 See3CAM_130 USB 3.0, 4K - camera module
External Link
USB Camera Module USB 3.0 Isolator operation test with USB Camera Module 2 ELP-SUSB1080P01-L36-J USB 3.0 1080p camera module
External Link
USB 3.0 HUB USB 3.0 Isolator operation test with USB 3.0 HUB U3H-A416B USB 3.0 4-port HUB
External Link
USB 3.0 HUB USB 3.0 Isolator operation test with USB 3.0 HUB BSH4U22U3BK USB 3.0 4-port HUB
External Link

Evaluation Board for USB 3.0 Isolator Chip

1. Evaluation board with USB Type-A connectors

USB 3.0 Isolator Chip Evaluation board with USB Type-A connectors
BOM & Gerber files for PCB design available.



2. Evaluation board with SMA connectors

picture of USB 3.0 Isolator Chip Evaluation board with SMA connectors



3. USB 3.0 Breakout board with SMA connectors

picture of USB 3.0 Type-A Male connector Breakout board with SMA connectors
USB Type-A Male connector
breakout board
picture of USB 3.0 Type-A Female connector Breakout board with SMA connectors
USB Type-A Female connector
breakout board

Waveform Test of the Isolator Chip (5Gbps)

Test Condition for the 5Gbps signal transmission
Signal Generator Anritsu MP1800A   with 12.5Gbps module
Sampling Oscilloscope Keysight 86100C   with 20GHz module, 10dB Attenuator at input
Signal Speed 5Gbps
Signal Encoding PRBS7 (equivalent to 8b10b encoding of USB 3.0)

Order Information

P/N (Part Number) List
Item Picture Part Number
USB 3.0 Isolator Chip USB 3.0 Isolator Chip
(In Production)
APISU30
Evaluation Board 1:
    - USB 3.0 Connectors
USB 3.0 Isolator Chip Evaluation Board with USB Connectors APISU30-EVA-USBCON
Evaluation Board 2:
    - SMA Connectors
USB 3.0 Isolator Chip Evaluation Board with SMA Connectors APISU30-EVA-SMACON
USB 3.0 Breakout Board 1:
    - Type-A Male
picture of USB 3.0 Type-A Male connector Breakout board with SMA connectors USBSMA-M-1
USB 3.0 Breakout Board 2:
    - Type-A Female
picture of USB 3.0 Type-A Female connector Breakout board with SMA connectors USBSMA-F-1

Technical Resources

  Technical Review (advertorial):
   Introducing the Reflowable USB 3.0 Isolator Chip — A Digital Isolator Speed Breakthrough

We provide following technical documents to facilitate the customers' design.
   - Schematic of the evaluation board
   - Layout pictures for each layer of the evaluation board
   - Gerber files of evaluation board
   - BOM List of evaluation board
   - Design Guide
   - 3D data of the isolator chip
   - Isolation test report (Hipot / Leakage)
   - Trouble shooting

Contact Info

For more information,
   - Technical Specification
   - Quotation Request
   - etc.
Email: sales02@advancedphotonics.co.jp