Sunnyvale, Calif.—Maxim Integrated
Products' MAX6604 temperature sensor is accurate to ±1°C for DDR memory modules in notebook computer applications.
Designed as a viable option to using a sensor on a motherboard with standard guardband circuitry to estimate the temperature of a memory module, the MAX6604 directly monitors and updates temperature readings eight times per second. Three address inputs set the bus address (8 addresses).
Click here to access the product datasheet. The MAX6604, available in TDFN and TSSOP packages and rated for operation over -20 to +125°C, is priced starting at 95 cents each (2500 up, FOB USA).
Maxim Integrated Products, 1-800-998-8800, www.maxim-ic.com