EMC1403 DATA SHEET (03/14/2014) DOWNLOAD

EMC1403/EMC1404
1°C Temperature Sensor with Beta Compensation
PRODUCT FEATURES
Data Sheet
General Description
Applications
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 are high accuracy, low
cost, System Management Bus (SMBus) temperature
sensors. Advanced features such as Resistance Error
Correction (REC), Beta Compensation (to support CPU
diodes requiring the BJT/transistor model including
45nm, 65nm and 90nm processors) and automatic
diode type detection combine to provide a robust
solution for complex environmental monitoring
applications.
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Each device provides ±1° accuracy for external diode
temperatures and ±2°C accuracy for the internal diode
temperature. The EMC1403 monitors three temperature
channels (two external and one internal). The EMC1404
monitors four temperature channels (three external and
one internal).
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Internal Temperature Monitor
Resistance Error Correction automatically eliminates the
temperature error caused by series resistance allowing
greater flexibility in routing thermal diodes. Beta
Compensation eliminates temperature errors caused by
low, variable beta transistors common in today's fine
geometry processors. The automatic beta detection
feature monitors each external diode/transistor and
determines the optimum sensor settings for accurate
temperature measurements regardless of processor
technology. This frees the user from providing unique
sensor configurations for each temperature monitoring
application. These advanced features plus ±1°C
measurement accuracy provide a low-cost, highly
flexible and accurate solution for critical temperature
monitoring applications.
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3.3V Supply Voltage
Programmable temperature limits for ALERT and
THERM
Available in these RoHS Compliant Packages
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Notebook Computers
Desktop Computers
Industrial
Embedded applications
Features
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Support for diodes requiring the BJT/transistor model
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Automatically determines external diode type and
optimal settings
Resistance Error Correction
External Temperature Monitors
— supports 45nm, 65nm, and 90nm CPU thermal diodes.
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— ±1°C Accuracy (60°C < TDIODE < 100°C)
— 0.125°C Resolution
— Anti-parallel diodes for extra diode support
— ±2°C accuracy
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— 10-pin 3mm x 3mm DFN
— 10-pin MSOP
— 14-pin SOIC
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Ordering Information:
EMC1403-1-AIZL-TR for 10-pin, MSOP RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1403-2-AIZL-TR for 10-pin, MSOP RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1403-3-AIZL-TR for 10-pin, MSOP RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1403-4-AIZL-TR for 10-pin, MSOP RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1403-1-AIA-TR for 10-pin, DFN RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1403-2-AIA-TR for 10-pin, DFN RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1403-3-AIA-TR for 10-pin, DFN RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1403-4-AIA-TR for 10-pin, DFN RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1403-1-YZT-TR for 14-pin, SOIC RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1403-2-YZt-TR for 14-pin, SOIC RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1403-3-YZt-TR for 14-pin, SOIC RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1403-4-YZt-TR for 14-pin, SOIC RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1404-1-AIZL-TR for 10-pin, MSOP RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1404-2-AIZL-TR for 10-pin, MSOP RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1404-3-AIZL-TR for 10-pin, MSOP RoHS Compliant Package
EMC1404-4-AIZL-TR for 10-pin, MSOP RoHS Compliant Package
Note: See Table 1.1, "Part Selection" for SMBus addressing options.
REEL SIZE IS 4,000 PIECES.
This product meets the halogen maximum concentration values per IEC61249-2-21
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Block Diagram . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
1.1
Part Selection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Chapter 2 Pin Description . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Chapter 3 Electrical Specifications. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
3.1
3.2
3.3
Absolute Maximum Ratings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Electrical Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
SMBus Electrical Characteristics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Chapter 4 System Management Bus Interface Protocol . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
4.1
4.2
4.3
4.4
4.5
4.6
4.7
4.8
System Management Bus Interface Protocol . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Write Byte . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Read Byte . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Send Byte . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Receive Byte. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Alert Response Address . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SMBus Address . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SMBus Timeout . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Chapter 5 Product Description . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
5.1
5.2
5.3
5.4
5.5
5.6
5.7
5.8
5.9
5.10
5.11
5.12
5.13
Modes of Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
5.1.1
Conversion Rates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
5.1.2
Dynamic Averaging . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
THERM Output . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
ALERT Output . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
5.3.1
ALERT Pin Interrupt Mode. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
5.3.2
ALERT Pin Comparator Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Beta Compensation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Resistance Error Correction (REC) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Programmable External Diode Ideality Factor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Diode Faults . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Consecutive Alerts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Digital Filter. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Temperature Monitors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Temperature Measurement Results and Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Anti-parallel Diode Connections . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
External Diode Connections . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Chapter 6 Register Description. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
6.1
6.2
6.3
6.4
6.5
6.6
6.7
6.8
6.9
6.10
Data Read Interlock . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Temperature Data Registers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Status Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Configuration Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Conversion Rate Register. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Limit Registers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Scratchpad Registers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
One Shot Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Therm Limit Registers. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
External Diode Fault Register. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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6.12
6.13
6.14
6.15
6.16
6.17
6.18
6.19
6.20
6.21
Channel Mask Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Consecutive ALERT Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Beta Configuration Registers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
External Diode Ideality Factor Registers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
High Limit Status Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Low Limit Status Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
THERM Limit Status Register. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Filter Control Register. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Product ID Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Microchip ID Register (FEh) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Revision Register (FFh) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Chapter 7 Typical Operating Curves. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45
Chapter 8 Package Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47
8.1
Package Markings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
8.1.1
EMC1404-X-AIZL (10-pin MSOP) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
8.1.2
EMC1403-X-AIZL (10-pin MSOP) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
8.1.3
EMC1403-1-AIA and EMC1403-2-AIA (10-pin DFN). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
8.1.4
EMC1403-YZT. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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Chapter 9 Data Sheet Revision History . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52
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List of Figures
Figure 1.1
Figure 2.1
Figure 2.2
Figure 2.3
Figure 4.1
Figure 5.1
Figure 5.2
Figure 5.3
Figure 5.4
Figure 5.5
Figure 5.6
Figure 8.1
Figure 8.2
Figure 8.3
Figure 8.4
EMC1403/EMC1404 Block Diagram . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
EMC1403/EMC1404 Pin Diagram, MSOP-10 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
EMC1403/EMC1404 Pin Diagram, DFN-10. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
EMC1403/EMC1404 Pin Diagram, SOIC-14 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
SMBus Timing Diagram . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
System Diagram for EMC1403 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
System Diagram for EMC1404 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Temperature Filter Step Response . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
Temperature Filter Impulse Response. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23
Block Diagram of Temperature Monitoring Circuit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
Diode Configurations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
10-Pin MSOP / TSSOP Package . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47
10-Pin DFN Package Drawing (1 of 2). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48
10-Pin DFN Package Dimensions (2 of 2) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49
Package Drawing and PCB Footprint for SOIC-14 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50
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List of Tables
Table 1.1 Part Selection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Table 2.1 EMC1403 and EMC1404 Pin Description . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Table 3.1 Absolute Maximum Ratings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Table 3.2 Electrical Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Table 3.3 SMBus Electrical Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Table 4.1 Protocol Format . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Table 4.2 Write Byte Protocol . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Table 4.3 Read Byte Protocol . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Table 4.4 Send Byte Protocol . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Table 4.5 Receive Byte Protocol . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Table 4.6 Alert Response Address Protocol . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Table 5.1 Supply Current vs. Conversion Rate for EMC1403 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
Table 5.2 Supply Current vs. Conversion Rate for EMC1404 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
Table 5.3 Temperature Data Format . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
Table 6.1 Register Set in Hexadecimal Order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
Table 6.2 Temperature Data Registers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30
Table 6.3 Status Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31
Table 6.4 Configuration Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31
Table 6.5 Conversion Rate Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32
Table 6.6 Conversion Rate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33
Table 6.7 Temperature Limit Registers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33
Table 6.8 Scratchpad Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35
Table 6.9 One Shot Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35
Table 6.10 Therm Limit Registers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35
Table 6.11 External Diode Fault Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36
Table 6.12 Channel Mask Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36
Table 6.13 Consecutive ALERT Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37
Table 6.14 Consecutive Alert / THERM Settings. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38
Table 6.15 Beta Configuration Registers. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38
Table 6.16 CPU Beta Values. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39
Table 6.17 Ideality Configuration Registers. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39
Table 6.18 Ideality Factor Look-Up Table (Diode Model) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40
Table 6.19 Substrate Diode Ideality Factor Look-Up Table (BJT Model) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40
Table 6.20 High Limit Status Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41
Table 6.21 Low Limit Status Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41
Table 6.22 THERM Limit Status Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42
Table 6.23 Filter Configuration Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42
Table 6.24 Filter Settings. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43
Table 6.25 Product ID Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43
Table 6.26 Manufacturer ID Register. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43
Table 6.27 Revision Register. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44
Table 9.1 Revision History. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52
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Chapter 1 Block Diagram
Figure 1.1 EMC1403/EMC1404 Block Diagram
1.1
Part Selection
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 device configuration is highlighted below.
Table 1.1 Part Selection
FUNCTIONALITY
PART
NUMBER
SMBUS
ADDRESS
EMC1403 - 1 AIZL
1001_100xb
EMC1403 - 2 AIZL
1001_101xb
EXTERNAL
DIODES
2
EMC1403 - 3 AIZL
0011_000xb
EMC1403 - 4 AIZL
0101_001xb
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DEFAULT
CONFIGURATION
Detect Diode w/ REC
enabled
DIODE 2
DEFAULT
CONFIGURATION
Detect Diode w/ REC
enabled
OTHER
PRODUCT
ID
Software programmable and maskable High Limits
21h
Software programmable THERM
Limits
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Table 1.1 Part Selection (continued)
FUNCTIONALITY
PART
NUMBER
SMBUS
ADDRESS
EMC1403 - 1 AIA
1001_100xb
EMC1403 - 2 AIA
1001_101xb
EXTERNAL
DIODES
2
EMC1403 - 3 AIA
0011_000xb
EMC1403 - 4 AIA
0101_001xb
EMC1403 - 1 YZT
1001_100xb
EMC1403 - 2 YZT
1001_101xb
2
EMC1403 - 3 YZT
0011_000xb
EMC1403 - 4 YZT
0101_001xb
EMC1404 - 1
1001_100xb
EMC1404 - 2
1001_101xb
EMC1404 - 3
0011_000xb
EMC1404 - 4
0101_001xb
3
Note 1.1
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DIODE 1
DEFAULT
CONFIGURATION
Detect Diode w/ REC
enabled
DIODE 2
DEFAULT
CONFIGURATION
Detect Diode w/ REC
enabled
Detect Diode w/ REC
enabled
Detect Diode w/ REC
enabled
Detect Diode w/ REC
enabled
Fixed 2N3904 in antiparallel diode configuration
Note 1.1
OTHER
PRODUCT
ID
Software programmable and maskable High Limits
21h
Software programmable THERM
Limits
Software programmable and maskable High Limits
21h
Software programmable THERM
Limits
Software programmable and maskable High Limits
25h
Software programmable THERM
Limits
External 2 and external 3 channels have beta configuration hard wired to ‘0111b’ and REC
enabled.
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Chapter 2 Pin Description
Figure 2.1 EMC1403/EMC1404 Pin Diagram, MSOP-10
Figure 2.2 EMC1403/EMC1404 Pin Diagram, DFN-10
Figure 2.3 EMC1403/EMC1404 Pin Diagram, SOIC-14
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Table 2.1 EMC1403 and EMC1404 Pin Description
PIN
NUMBER
10-PIN
PIN
NUMBER
14-PIN
n/a
1
n/c
Not Internally Connected
n/a
1
2
VDD
Power supply
Power
2
3
DP1
External diode 1 positive (anode)
connection
AIO
3
4
DN1
External diode 1 negative (cathode)
connection
AIO
DP2 / DN3
External diode 2 positive (anode)
connection / External Diode 3
negative (cathode) connection for
anti-parallel diodes
AIO
DN2 / DP3
External diode 2 negative (cathode)
connection / External Diode 3
positive (anode) connection for antiparallel diodes
AIO
NAME
FUNCTION
TYPE
4
5
5
6
n/a
7
n/c
Not Internally Connected
n/a
n/a
8
n/c
Not Internally Connected
n/a
6
9
GND
Ground
Power
7
10
THERM
Critical THERM output signal requires pull-up resistor
OD (5V)
8
11
ALERT
Active low digital ALERT output
signal - requires pull-up resistor
OD (5V)
9
12
SMDATA
SMBus Data input/output - requires
pull-up resistor
DIOD (5V)
10
13
SMCLK
SMBus Clock input - requires pull-up
resistor
DI (5V)
n/a
14
n/c
Not Internally Connected
n/a
DFN
Bottom
Pad
n/a
Exposed Pad
Not Internally Connected,
recommend grounding.
n/a
APPLICATION NOTE: For the 5V tolerant pins that have a pull-up resistor (SMCLK, SMDATA, THERM, and
ALERT), the voltage difference between VDD and the pull-up voltage must never exceed
3.6V.
The pin types are described below:
Power - these pins are used to supply either VDD or GND to the device.
AIO - Analog Input / Output.
DI - Digital Input.
OD - Open Drain Digital Output.
DIOD - Digital Input / Open Drain Output.
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Chapter 3 Electrical Specifications
3.1
Absolute Maximum Ratings
Table 3.1 Absolute Maximum Ratings
DESCRIPTION
RATING
UNIT
Supply Voltage (VDD)
-0.3 to 4.0
V
Voltage on 5V tolerant pins (V5VT_pin)
-0.3 to 5.5
V
Voltage on 5V tolerant pins (|V5VT_pin - VDD|) (see Note 3.1)
-0.3 to 3.6
V
-0.3 to VDD +0.3
V
Operating Temperature Range
-40 to +125
°C
Storage Temperature Range
-55 to +150
°C
Voltage on any other pin to Ground
Lead Temperature Range
Refer to JEDEC Spec. J-STD-020
Package Thermal Characteristics for MSOP-10
Thermal Resistance (j-a)
132.2
°C/W
77.7
°C/W
77.1
°C/W
2000
V
Package Thermal Characteristics for SOIC-14
Thermal Resistance (j-a)
Package Thermal Characteristics for DFN-10
Thermal Resistance (j-a)
ESD Rating, All pins HBM
Note: Stresses at or above those listed could cause permanent damage to the device. This is a stress
rating only and functional operation of the device at any other condition above those indicated
in the operation sections of this specification is not implied. When powering this device from
laboratory or system power supplies, it is important that the Absolute Maximum Ratings not be
exceeded or device failure can result. Some power supplies exhibit voltage spikes on their
outputs when the AC power is switched on or off. In addition, voltage transients on the AC
power line may appear on the DC output. If this possibility exists, it is suggested that a clamp
circuit be used.
Note 3.1
For the 5V tolerant pins that have a pull-up resistor (SMCLK, SMDATA, THERM, and
ALERT), the pull-up voltage must not exceed 3.6V when the device is unpowered.
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3.2
Electrical Specifications
Table 3.2 Electrical Specifications
VDD = 3.0V to 3.6V, TA = -40°C to 125°C, all typical values at TA = 27°C unless otherwise noted.
CHARACTERISTIC
SYMBOL
MIN
TYP
MAX
UNITS
CONDITIONS
DC Power
Supply Voltage
VDD
Supply Current
IDD
3.0
3.3
3.6
V
430
850
uA
1 conversion / sec, dynamic
averaging disabled
930
1200
uA
4 conversions / sec, dynamic
averaging enabled
uA
> 16 conversions / sec, dynamic
averaging enabled
uA
Device in Standby mode, no SMBus
communications, ALERT and
THERM pins not asserted.
1120
Standby Supply Current
IDD
170
230
Internal Temperature Monitor
Temperature Accuracy
±0.25
Temperature Resolution
±1
°C
-5°C < TA < 100°C
±2
°C
-40°C < TA < 125°C
0.125
°C
External Temperature Monitor
Temperature Accuracy
Temperature Resolution
Capacitive Filter
±0.25
±1
°C
+20°C < TDIODE < +110°C
0°C < TA < 100°C
±0.5
±2
°C
-40°C < TDIODE < 127°C
0.125
°C
tCONV
190
ms
EMC1403, default settings
tCONV
150
ms
EMC1404, default settings
CFILTER
2.2
nF
Connected across external diode
2.5
ALERT and THERM pins
Output Low Voltage
VOL
Leakage Current
ILEAK
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±5
V
ISINK = 8mA
uA
ALERT and THERM pins
Device powered or unpowered
TA < 85°C
pull-up voltage < 3.6V
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3.3
SMBus Electrical Characteristics
Table 3.3 SMBus Electrical Specifications
VDD = 3.0V to 3.6V, TA = -40°C to 125°C, all typical values are at TA = 27°C unless otherwise noted.
CHARACTERISTIC
SYMBOL
MIN
TYP
MAX
UNITS
CONDITIONS
SMBus Interface
Input High Voltage
VIH
2.0
VDD
V
5V Tolerant
Input Low Voltage
VIL
-0.3
0.8
V
5V Tolerant
Input High/Low Current
IIH / IIL
±5
uA
Powered or unpowered
TA < 85°C
Hysteresis
Input Capacitance
CIN
Output Low Sink Current
IOL
8.2
420
mV
5
pF
15
mA
SMDATA = 0.4V
SMBus Timing
Clock Frequency
fSMB
Spike Suppression
tSP
Bus free time Start to
Stop
tBUF
1.3
us
Hold Time: Start
tHD:STA
0.6
us
Setup Time: Start
tSU:STA
0.6
us
Setup Time: Stop
tSU:STP
0.6
us
Data Hold Time
tHD:DAT
0
us
When transmitting to the master
Data Hold Time
tHD:DAT
0.3
us
When receiving from the master
Data Setup Time
tSU:DAT
100
ns
Clock Low Period
tLOW
1.3
us
Clock High Period
tHIGH
0.6
us
Clock/Data Fall time
tFALL
300
ns
Min = 20+0.1CLOAD ns
Clock/Data Rise time
tRISE
300
ns
Min = 20+0.1CLOAD ns
Capacitive Load
CLOAD
400
pF
per bus line
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400
kHz
50
ns
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Chapter 4 System Management Bus Interface Protocol
4.1
System Management Bus Interface Protocol
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 communicate with a host controller, such as an SIO, through the SMBus.
The SMBus is a two-wire serial communication protocol between a computer host and its peripheral
devices. A detailed timing diagram is shown in Figure 4.1.
For the first 15ms after power-up the device may not respond to SMBus communications.
.
Figure 4.1 SMBus Timing Diagram
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 are SMBus 2.0 compatible and support Send Byte, Read Byte, Write
Byte, Receive Byte, and the Alert Response Address as valid protocols as shown below.
All of the below protocols use the convention in Table 4.1.
Table 4.1 Protocol Format
DATA SENT
TO DEVICE
# of bits sent
DATA SENT TO
THE HOST
# of bits sent
Attempting to communicate with the EMC1403 and EMC1404 SMBus interface with an invalid slave
address or invalid protocol will result in no response from the device and will not affect its register
contents. Stretching of the SMCLK signal is supported, provided other devices on the SMBus control
the timing.
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4.2
Write Byte
The Write Byte is used to write one byte of data to the registers as shown below Table 4.2:
Table 4.2 Write Byte Protocol
START
SLAVE
ADDRESS
WR
ACK
REGISTER
ADDRESS
ACK
REGISTER
DATA
ACK
STOP
1 -> 0
1001_100
0
0
XXh
0
XXh
0
0 -> 1
4.3
Read Byte
The Read Byte protocol is used to read one byte of data from the registers as shown in Table 4.3.
Table 4.3 Read Byte Protocol
START
SLAVE
ADDRESS
WR
ACK
REGISTER
ADDRESS
ACK
START
SLAVE
ADDRESS
RD
ACK
REGISTER
DATA
NACK
STOP
1 -> 0
1001_100
0
1
XXh
0
1 -> 0
1001_100
1
1
XX
1
0 -> 1
4.4
Send Byte
The Send Byte protocol is used to set the internal address register pointer to the correct address
location. No data is transferred during the Send Byte protocol as shown in Table 4.4.
Table 4.4 Send Byte Protocol
START
SLAVE
ADDRESS
WR
ACK
REGISTER
ADDRESS
ACK
STOP
1 -> 0
1001_100
0
0
XXh
0
0 -> 1
4.5
Receive Byte
The Receive Byte protocol is used to read data from a register when the internal register address
pointer is known to be at the right location (e.g. set via Send Byte). This is used for consecutive reads
of the same register as shown in Table 4.5.
Table 4.5 Receive Byte Protocol
START
SLAVE
ADDRESS
RD
ACK
REGISTER DATA
NACK
STOP
1 -> 0
1001_100
1
0
XXh
1
0 -> 1
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4.6
Alert Response Address
The ALERT output can be used as a processor interrupt or as an SMBus Alert.
When it detects that the ALERT pin is asserted, the host will send the Alert Response Address (ARA)
to the general address of 0001_100xb. All devices with active interrupts will respond with their client
address as shown in Table 4.6.
Table 4.6 Alert Response Address Protocol
START
ALERT
RESPONSE
ADDRESS
RD
ACK
DEVICE
ADDRESS
NACK
STOP
1 -> 0
0001_100
1
0
1001_1000
1
0 -> 1
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 will respond to the ARA in the following way:
1. Send Slave Address and verify that full slave address was sent (i.e. the SMBus communication
from the device was not prematurely stopped due to a bus contention event).
2. Set the MASK bit to clear the ALERT pin.
APPLICATION NOTE: The ARA does not clear the Status Register and if the MASK bit is cleared prior to the Status
Register being cleared, the ALERT pin will be reasserted.
4.7
SMBus Address
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 respond to hard-wired SMBus slave address as shown in Table 1.1.
Note: Other addresses are available. Contact Microchip for more information.
4.8
SMBus Timeout
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 support SMBus Timeout. If the clock line is held low for longer than
30ms, the device will reset its SMBus protocol. This function can be enabled by setting the TIMEOUT
bit in the Consecutive Alert Register (see Section 6.12).
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Chapter 5 Product Description
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 are SMBus temperature sensors. The EMC1403 monitors one internal
diode and two externally connected temperature diodes. The EMC1404 monitors one internal diode
and three externally connected temperature diodes.
Thermal management is performed in cooperation with a host device. This consists of the host reading
the temperature data of both the external and internal temperature diodes of the EMC1403 and
EMC1404 and using that data to control the speed of one or more fans.
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 have two levels of monitoring. The first provides a maskable ALERT
signal to the host when the measured temperatures exceeds user programmable limits. This allows
the EMC1403 or EMC1404 to be used as an independent thermal watchdog to warn the host of
temperature hot spots without direct control by the host. The second level of monitoring provides a non
maskable interrupt on the THERM pin if the measured temperatures meet or exceed a second
programmable limit.
Since the EMC1403 and EMC1404 automatically correct for temperature errors due to series
resistance in temperature diode lines, there is greater flexibility in where external diodes are positioned
and better measurement accuracy than previously available with non-resistance error correcting
devices. The automatic beta detection feature means that there is no need to program the device
according to which type of diode is present on the External Diode 1 channel. This also includes CPU
diodes that require the transistor or BJT model for monitoring their temperature. Therefore, the
EMC1403/EMC1404 can power up ready to operate for any system configuration.
For the EMC1404, External Diode channels 2 and 3 are only compatible with general purpose diodes
(such as a 2N3904).
Figure 5.1 shows a system level block diagram of the EMC1403. Figure 5.2 shows a system level block
diagram of the EMC1404.
Figure 5.1 System Diagram for EMC1403
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Figure 5.2 System Diagram for EMC1404
5.1
Modes of Operation
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 have two modes of operation.
5.1.1

Active (Run) - In this mode of operation, the ADC is converting on all temperature channels at the
programmed conversion rate. The temperature data is updated at the end of every conversion and
the limits are checked. In Active mode, writing to the one-shot register will do nothing.

Standby (Stop) - In this mode of operation, the majority of circuitry is powered down to reduce
supply current. The temperature data is not updated and the limits are not checked. In this mode
of operation, the SMBus is fully active and the part will return requested data. Writing to the oneshot register will enable the device to update all temperature channels. Once all the channels are
updated, the device will return to the Standby mode.
Conversion Rates
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 may be configured for different conversion rates based on the system
requirements. The conversion rate is configured as described in Section 6.5. The default conversion
rate is 4 conversions per second. Other available conversion rates are shown in Table 6.6.
5.1.2
Dynamic Averaging
Dynamic averaging causes the EMC1403 and EMC1404 to measure the external diode channels for
an extended time based on the selected conversion rate. This functionality can be disabled for
increased power savings at the lower conversion rates (see Section 6.4). When dynamic averaging is
enabled, the device will automatically adjust the sampling and measurement time for the external diode
channels. This allows the device to average 2x or 16x longer than the normal 11 bit operation
(nominally 21ms per channel) while still maintaining the selected conversion rate. The benefits of
dynamic averaging are improved noise rejection due to the longer integration time as well as less
random variation of the temperature measurement.
When enabled, the dynamic averaging applies when a one-shot command is issued. The device will
perform the desired averaging during the one-shot operation according to the selected conversion rate.
When enabled, the dynamic averaging will affect the average supply current based on the chosen
conversion rate as shown in Table 5.1 for EMC1403.
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Table 5.1 Supply Current vs. Conversion Rate for EMC1403
AVERAGE SUPPLY CURRENT
AVERAGING FACTOR (BASED ON
11-BIT OPERATION)
CONVERSION RATE
ENABLED
(DEFAULT)
DISABLED
ENABLED
(DEFAULT)
DISABLED
1 / 16 sec
660uA
430uA
16x
1x
1 / 8 sec
660uA
430uA
16x
1x
1 / 4 sec
660uA
430uA
16x
1x
1 / 2 sec
660uA
430uA
16x
1x
1 / sec
660uA
430uA
16x
1x
2 / sec
930uA
475uA
8x
1x
4 / sec (default)
950uA
510uA
4x
1x
8 / sec
1010uA
630uA
2x
1x
16 / sec
1020uA
775uA
1x
1x
32 / sec
1050uA
1050uA
0.5x
0.5x
64 / sec
1100uA
1100uA
0.25x
0.25x
When enabled, the dynamic averaging will affect the average supply current based on the chosen
conversion rate as shown in Table 5.2 for EMC1404.
Table 5.2 Supply Current vs. Conversion Rate for EMC1404
AVERAGE SUPPLY CURRENT
AVERAGING FACTOR (BASED ON 11-BIT
OPERATION)
CONVERSION RATE
ENABLED
(DEFAULT)
DISABLED
ENABLED
(DEFAULT)
DISABLED
1 / 16 sec
660uA
430uA
16x
1x
1 / 8 sec
660uA
430uA
16x
1x
1 / 4 sec
660uA
430uA
16x
1x
1 / 2 sec
660uA
430uA
16x
1x
1 / sec
660uA
430uA
8x
1x
2 / sec
930uA
475uA
4x
1x
4 / sec (default)
950uA
510uA
2x
1x
8 / sec
1010uA
630uA
1x
1x
16 / sec
1020uA
775uA
0.5x
0.5x
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Table 5.2 Supply Current vs. Conversion Rate for EMC1404 (continued)
AVERAGE SUPPLY CURRENT
AVERAGING FACTOR (BASED ON 11-BIT
OPERATION)
CONVERSION RATE
ENABLED
(DEFAULT)
DISABLED
ENABLED
(DEFAULT)
DISABLED
32 / sec
1050uA
1050uA
0.25x
0.25x
64 / sec
1100uA
1100uA
0.125x
0.125x
5.2
THERM Output
The THERM output is asserted independently of the ALERT output and cannot be masked. Whenever
any of the measured temperatures exceed the user programmed THERM Limit values for the
programmed number of consecutive measurements, the THERM output is asserted. Once it has been
asserted, it will remain asserted until all measured temperatures drop below the THERM Limit minus
the THERM Hysteresis (also programmable).
When the THERM pin is asserted, the Therm status bits will likewise be set. Reading these bits will
not clear them until the THERM pin is deasserted. Once the THERM pin is deasserted, the THERM
status bits will be automatically cleared.
5.3
ALERT Output
The ALERT pin is an open drain output and requires a pull-up resistor to VDD and has two modes of
operation: interrupt mode and comparator Mode. The mode of the ALERT output is selected via the
ALERT / COMP bit in the Configuration Register (see Section 6.4).
5.3.1
ALERT Pin Interrupt Mode
When configured to operate in interrupt mode, the ALERT pin asserts low when an out of limit
measurement (> high limit or < low limit) is detected on any diode or when a diode fault is detected.
The ALERT pin will remain asserted as long as an out-of-limit condition remains. Once the out-of-limit
condition has been removed, the ALERT pin will remain asserted until the appropriate status bits are
cleared.
The ALERT pin can be masked by setting the MASK bit. Once the ALERT pin has been masked, it
will be de-asserted and remain de-asserted until the MASK bit is cleared by the user. Any interrupt
conditions that occur while the ALERT pin is masked will update the Status Register normally.
The ALERT pin is used as an interrupt signal or as an Smbus Alert signal that allows an SMBus slave
to communicate an error condition to the master. One or more ALERT outputs can be hard-wired
together.
5.3.2
ALERT Pin Comparator Mode
When the ALERT pin is configured to operate in comparator mode it will be asserted if any of the
measured temperatures exceeds the respective high limit. The ALERT pin will remain asserted until
all temperatures drop below the corresponding high limit minus the THERM Hysteresis value.
When the ALERT pin is asserted in comparator mode, the corresponding high limit status bits will be
set. Reading these bits will not clear them until the ALERT pin is deasserted. Once the ALERT pin is
deasserted, the status bits will be automatically cleared.
The MASK bit will not block the ALERT pin in this mode, however the individual channel masks (see
Section 6.11) will prevent the respective channel from asserting the ALERT pin.
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5.4
Beta Compensation
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 are configured to monitor the temperature of basic diodes (e.g. 2N3904),
or CPU thermal diodes. It automatically detects the type of external diode (CPU diode or diode
connected transistor) and determines the optimal setting to reduce temperature errors introduced by
beta variation for the External Diode 1 channel only. Compensating for this error is also known as
implementing the transistor or BJT model for temperature measurement.
For discrete transistors configured with the collector and base shorted together, the beta is generally
sufficiently high such that the percent change in beta variation is very small. For example, a 10%
variation in beta for two forced emitter currents with a transistor whose ideal beta is 50 would contribute
approximately 0.25°C error at 100°C. However for substrate transistors where the base-emitter junction
is used for temperature measurement and the collector is tied to the substrate, the proportional beta
variation will cause large error. For example, a 10% variation in beta for two forced emitter currents
with a transistor whose ideal beta is 0.5 would contribute approximately 8.25°C error at 100°C.
The External Diode 2 and External Diode 3 channels do not support Beta Compensation.
5.5
Resistance Error Correction (REC)
Parasitic resistance in series with the external diodes will limit the accuracy obtainable from
temperature measurement devices. The voltage developed across this resistance by the switching
diode currents cause the temperature measurement to read higher than the true temperature.
Contributors to series resistance are PCB trace resistance, on die (i.e. on the processor) metal
resistance, bulk resistance in the base and emitter of the temperature transistor. Typically, the error
caused by series resistance is +0.7°C per ohm. The EMC1403 and EMC1404 automatically correct up
to 100 ohms of series resistance.
5.6
Programmable External Diode Ideality Factor
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 is designed for external diodes with an ideality factor of 1.008. Not all
external diodes, processor or discrete, will have this exact value. This variation of the ideality factor
introduces error in the temperature measurement which must be corrected for. This correction is
typically done using programmable offset registers. Since an ideality factor mismatch introduces an
error that is a function of temperature, this correction is only accurate within a small range of
temperatures. To provide maximum flexibility to the user, the EMC1403 and EMC1404 provides a 6bit register for each external diode where the ideality factor of the diode used is programmed to
eliminate errors across all temperatures.
APPLICATION NOTE: When monitoring a substrate transistor or CPU diode and beta compensation is enabled, the
Ideality Factor should not be adjusted. Beta Compensation automatically corrects for most
ideality errors.
5.7
Diode Faults
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 detect an open on the DP and DN pins, and a short across the DP and
DN pins. For each temperature measurement made, the device checks for a diode fault on the external
diode channel(s). When a diode fault is detected, the ALERT pin asserts (unless masked, see
Section 5.8) and the temperature data reads 00h in the MSB and LSB registers (note: the low limit will
not be checked). A diode fault is defined as one of the following: an open between DP and DN, a short
from VDD to DP, or a short from VDD to DN.
If a short occurs across DP and DN or a short occurs from DP to GND, the low limit status bit is set
and the ALERT pin asserts (unless masked). This condition is indistinguishable from a temperature
measurement of 0.000degC (-64°C in extended range) resulting in temperature data of 00h in the MSB
and LSB registers.
If a short from DN to GND occurs (with a diode connected), temperature measurements will continue
as normal with no alerts.
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5.8
Consecutive Alerts
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 contain multiple consecutive alert counters. One set of counters applies
to the ALERT pin and the second set of counters applies to the THERM pin. Each temperature
measurement channel has a separate consecutive alert counter for each of the ALERT and THERM
pins. All counters are user programmable and determine the number of consecutive measurements
that a temperature channel(s) must be out-of-limit or reporting a diode fault before the corresponding
pin is asserted.
See Section 6.12 for more details on the consecutive alert function.
5.9
Digital Filter
To reduce the effect of noise and temperature spikes on the reported temperature, the External Diode
1 channel uses a programmable digital filter. This filter can be configured as Level 1, Level 2, or
Disabled. The typical filter performance is shown in Figure 5.3 and Figure 5.4.
Figure 5.3 Temperature Filter Step Response
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Figure 5.4 Temperature Filter Impulse Response
5.10
Temperature Monitors
In general, thermal diode temperature measurements are based on the change in forward bias voltage
of a diode when operated at two different currents. This VBE is proportional to absolute temperature
as shown in the following equation:
where:
k = Boltzmann’s constant
T = absolute temperature in Kelvin
[1]
q = electron charge
 = diode ideality factor
Figure 5.5 shows a block diagram of the temperature measurement circuit. The negative terminal for
the remote temperature diode, DN, is internally biased with a forward diode voltage referenced to
ground.
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Figure 5.5 Block Diagram of Temperature Monitoring Circuit
5.11
Temperature Measurement Results and Data
The temperature measurement results are stored in the internal and external temperature registers.
These are then compared with the values stored in the high and low limit registers. Both external and
internal temperature measurements are stored in 11-bit format with the eight (8) most significant bits
stored in a high byte register and the three (3) least significant bits stored in the three (3) MSB
positions of the low byte register. All other bits of the low byte register are set to zero.
The EMC1403 and EMC1404 have two selectable temperature ranges. The default range is from 0°C
to +127°C and the temperature is represented as binary number able to report a temperature from 0°C
to +127.875°C in 0.125°C steps.
The extended range is an extended temperature range from -64°C to +191°C. The data format is a
binary number offset by 64°C. The extended range is used to measure temperature diodes with a large
known offset (such as AMD processor diodes) where the diode temperature plus the offset would be
equivalent to a temperature higher than +127°C.
Table 5.3 shows the default and extended range formats.
Table 5.3 Temperature Data Format
TEMPERATURE (°C)
DEFAULT RANGE 0°C TO 127°C
EXTENDED RANGE -64°C TO 191°C
Diode Fault
000 0000 0000
000 0000 0000
-64
000 0000 0000
000 0000 0000
Note 5.2
-1
000 0000 0000
001 1111 1000
0
000 0000 0000
Note 5.1
010 0000 0000
0.125
000 0000 0001
010 0000 0001
1
000 0000 1000
010 0000 1000
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Table 5.3 Temperature Data Format (continued)
TEMPERATURE (°C)
DEFAULT RANGE 0°C TO 127°C
EXTENDED RANGE -64°C TO 191°C
64
010 0000 0000
100 0000 0000
65
010 0000 1000
100 0000 1000
127
011 1111 1000
101 1111 1000
127.875
011 1111 1111
101 1111 1111
128
011 1111 1111
Note 5.3
110 0000 0000
190
011 1111 1111
111 1111 0000
191
011 1111 1111
111 1111 1000
>= 191.875
011 1111 1111
111 1111 1111
Note 5.4
5.12
Note 5.1
In default mode, all temperatures < 0°C will be reported as 0°C.
Note 5.2
In the extended range, all temperatures < -64°C will be reported as -64°C.
Note 5.3
For the default range, all temperatures > +127.875°C will be reported as +127.875°C.
Note 5.4
For the extended range, all temperatures > +191.875°C will be reported as +191.875°C.
Anti-parallel Diode Connections
The EMC1404 supports reading two external diodes on the same set of pins (DP2, DN2). These
diodes are connected as shown in Figure 5.2. Due to the anti-parallel connection of these diodes, both
diodes will be reverse biased by a VBE voltage (approximately 0.7V). Because of this reverse bias,
only discrete thermal diodes (such as a 2N3904) are recommended to be placed on these pins.
5.13
External Diode Connections
The EMC1403 can be configured to measure a CPU substrate transistor, a discrete 2N3904 thermal
diode, or an AMD processor diode. The diodes can be connected in a variety of ways as indicated in
Figure 5.6.
The EMC1404 can be configured to measure a CPU substrate transistor, a discrete 2N3904 thermal
diode, or an AMD processor diode on the External Diode 1 channel only. The External Diode 2 and
External Diode 3 channels are configured to measure a pair of discrete anti-parallel diodes (shared on
pins DP2 and DN2). The supported configurations for the external diode channels are shown in
Figure 5.6.
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Figure 5.6 Diode Configurations
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Chapter 6 Register Description
The registers shown in Table 6.1 are accessible through the SMBus. An entry of ‘-’ indicates that the
bit is not used and will always read ‘0’.
Table 6.1 Register Set in Hexadecimal Order
REGISTER
ADDRESS
R/W
REGISTER NAME
FUNCTION
DEFAULT
VALUE
00h
R
Internal Diode Data
High Byte
Stores the integer data for the
Internal Diode
00h
01h
R
External Diode 1
Data High Byte
Stores the integer data for External
Diode 1
00h
02h
R
Status
Stores the status bits for the
Internal Diode and External Diodes
00h
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03h
R/W
Configuration
Controls the general operation of
the device (mirrored at address
09h)
00h
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04h
R/W
Conversion Rate
Controls the conversion rate for
updating temperature data
(mirrored at address 0Ah)
06h
(4/sec)
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05h
R/W
Internal Diode High
Limit
Stores the 8-bit high limit for the
Internal Diode (mirrored at address
0Bh)
55h
(85°C)
06h
R/W
Internal Diode Low
Limit
Stores the 8-bit low limit for the
Internal Diode (mirrored at address
0Ch)
00h
(0°C)
55h
(85°C)
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07h
R/W
External Diode 1
High Limit High Byte
Stores the integer portion of the
high limit for External Diode 1
(mirrored at register 0Dh)
08h
R/W
External Diode 1 Low
Limit High Byte
Stores the integer portion of the
low limit for External Diode 1
(mirrored at register 0Eh)
00h
(0°C)
09h
R/W
Configuration
Controls the general operation of
the device (mirrored at address
03h)
00h
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0Ah
R/W
Conversion Rate
Controls the conversion rate for
updating temperature data
(mirrored at address 04h)
06h
(4/sec)
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Table 6.1 Register Set in Hexadecimal Order (continued)
REGISTER
ADDRESS
R/W
REGISTER NAME
FUNCTION
DEFAULT
VALUE
0Bh
R/W
Internal Diode High
Limit
Stores the 8-bit high limit for the
Internal Diode (mirrored at address
05h)
55h
(85°C)
0Ch
R/W
Internal Diode Low
Limit
Stores the 8-bit low limit for the
Internal Diode (mirrored at address
06h)
00h
(0°C)
55h
(85°C)
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0Dh
R/W
External Diode 1
High Limit High Byte
Stores the integer portion of the
high limit for External Diode 1
(mirrored at register 07h)
0Eh
R/W
External Diode 1 Low
Limit High Byte
Stores the integer portion of the
low limit for External Diode 1
(mirrored at register 08h)
00h
(0°C)
0Fh
W
One shot
A write to this register initiates a
one shot update.
00h
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10h
R
External Diode 1
Data Low Byte
Stores the fractional data for
External Diode 1
00h
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11h
R/W
Scratchpad
Scratchpad register for software
compatibility
00h
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12h
R/W
Scratchpad
Scratchpad register for software
compatibility
00h
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13h
R/W
External Diode 1
High Limit Low Byte
Stores the fractional portion of the
high limit for External Diode 1
00h
14h
R/W
External Diode 1 Low
Limit Low Byte
Stores the fractional portion of the
low limit for External Diode 1
00h
15h
R/W
External Diode 2
High Limit High Byte
Stores the integer portion of the
high limit for External Diode 2
55h
(85°C)
16h
R/W
External DIode 2 Low
Limit High Byte
Stores the integer portion of the
low limit for External Diode 2
00h
(0°C)
17h
R/W
External Diode 2
High Limit Low Byte
Stores the fractional portion of the
high limit External Diode 2
00h
18h
R/W
External Diode 2 Low
Limit Low Byte
Stores the fractional portion of the
low limit for External Diode 2
00h
19h
R/W
External Diode 1
THERM Limit
Stores the 8-bit critical temperature
limit for External Diode 1
55h
(85°C)
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1Ah
R/W
External Diode 2
THERM Limit
Stores the 8-bit critical temperature
limit for External Diode 2
55h
(85°C)
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1Bh
R-C
External Diode Fault
Stores status bits indicating which
external diode detected a diode
fault
00h
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1Fh
R/W
Channel Mask
Register
Controls the masking of individual
channels
00h
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Table 6.1 Register Set in Hexadecimal Order (continued)
REGISTER
ADDRESS
R/W
REGISTER NAME
FUNCTION
DEFAULT
VALUE
20h
R/W
Internal Diode
THERM Limit
Stores the 8-bit critical temperature
limit for the Internal Diode
55h
(85°C)
21h
R/W
THERM Hysteresis
Stores the 8-bit hysteresis value
that applies to all THERM limits
0Ah
(10°C)
22h
R/W
Consecutive ALERT
Controls the number of out-of-limit
conditions that must occur before
an interrupt is asserted
70h
23h
R
External Diode 2
Data High Byte
Stores the integer data for External
Diode 2
00h
24h
R
External Diode 2
Data Low Byte
Stores the fractional data for
External Diode 2
00h
25h
R/W
External Diode 1
Beta Configuration
Stores the Beta Compensation
circuitry settings for External Diode
1
08h
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26h
R/W
External Diode 2
Beta Configuration
Stores the Beta Compensation
circuitry settings for External Diode
2
08h or 07h
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27h
R/W
External Diode 1
Ideality Factor
Stores the ideality factor for
External Diode 1
12h
(1.008)
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28h
R/W
External Diode 2
Ideality Factor
Stores the ideality factor for
External Diode 2
12h
(1.008)
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29h
R
Internal Diode Data
Low Byte
Stores the fractional data for the
Internal Diode
00h
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2Ah
R
External Diode 3
High Byte
Stores the integer data for External
Diode 3
00h
2Bh
R
External Diode 3 Low
Byte
Stores the fractional data for
External Diode 3
00h
2Ch
R/W
External Diode 3
High Limit High Byte
Stores the integer portion of the
high limit for External Diode 3
55h
(85°C)
2Dh
R/W
External Diode 3 Low
Limit High Byte
Stores the integer portion of the
low limit for External Diode 3
00h
(0°C)
2Eh
R/W
External Diode 3
High Limit Low Byte
Stores the fractional portion of the
high limit for External Diode 3
00h
2Fh
R/W
External Diode 3 Low
Limit Low Byte
Stores the fractional portion of the
low limit for External Diode 3
00h
30h
R/W
External Diode 3
THERM Limit
Stores the 8-bit critical temperature
limit for External Diode 3
55h
(85°C)
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31h
R/W
External Diode 3
Ideality Factor
Stores the ideality factor for
External Diode 3
12h
(1.008)
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35h
R-C
High Limit Status
Status bits for the High Limits
00h
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36h
R-C
Low Limit Status
Status bits for the Low Limits
00h
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Table 6.1 Register Set in Hexadecimal Order (continued)
REGISTER
ADDRESS
R/W
REGISTER NAME
FUNCTION
DEFAULT
VALUE
PAGE
37h
R
THERM Limit Status
Status bits for the THERM Limits
00h
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40h
R/W
Filter Control
Controls the digital filter setting for
the External Diode 1 channel
00h
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FDh
R
Product ID
Stores a fixed value that identifies
each product
Table 6.25
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FEh
R
Microchip ID
Stores a fixed value that
represents Microchip
5Dh
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FFh
R
Revision
Stores a fixed value that
represents the revision number
01h or 04h
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6.1
Data Read Interlock
When any temperature channel high byte register is read, the corresponding low byte is copied into
an internal ‘shadow’ register. The user is free to read the low byte at any time and be guaranteed that
it will correspond to the previously read high byte. Regardless if the low byte is read or not, reading
from the same high byte register again will automatically refresh this stored low byte data.
6.2
Temperature Data Registers
Table 6.2 Temperature Data Registers
ADDR
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
00h
R
Internal Diode
High Byte
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
00h
29h
R
Internal Diode
Low Byte
0.5
0.25
0.125
-
-
-
-
-
00h
01h
R
External Diode
1 High Byte
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
00h
10h
R
External Diode
1 Low Byte
0.5
0.25
0.125
-
-
-
-
-
00h
23h
R
External Diode
2 High Byte
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
00h
24h
R
External Diode
2 Low Byte
0.5
0.25
0.125
-
-
-
-
-
00h
2Ah
R
External Diode
3 High Byte
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
00h
2Bh
R
External Diode
3 Low Byte
0.5
0.25
0.125
-
-
-
-
-
00h
As shown in Table 6.2, all temperatures are stored as an 11-bit value with the high byte representing
the integer value and the low byte representing the fractional value left justified to occupy the MSBits.
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6.3
Status Register
Table 6.3 Status Register
ADDR
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
02h
R
Status
BUSY
-
-
HIGH
LOW
FAULT
THERM
-
00h
The Status Register reports general error conditions. To identify specific channels, refer to
Section 6.10, Section 6.15, Section 6.16, and Section 6.17. The individual Status Register bits are
cleared when the appropriate High Limit, Low Limit, or THERM Limit register has been read or cleared.
Bit 7 - BUSY - This bit indicates that the ADC is currently converting. This bit does not cause either
the ALERT or THERM pins to be asserted.
Bit 4 - HIGH - This bit is set when any of the temperature channels exceeds its programmed high limit.
See the High Limit Status Register for specific channel information (Section 6.15). When set, this bit
will assert the ALERT pin.
Bit 3 - LOW - This bit is set when any of the temperature channels drops below its programmed low
limit. See the Low Limit Status Register for specific channel information (Section 6.16). When set, this
bit will assert the ALERT pin.
Bit 2 - FAULT - This bit is asserted when a diode fault is detected on any of the external diode
channels. See the External Diode Fault Register for specific channel information (Section 6.10). When
set, this bit will assert the ALERT pin.
Bit 1 - THERM - This bit is set when the any of the temperature channels exceeds its programmed
THERM limit. See the THERM Limit Status Register for specific channel information (Section 6.17).
When set, this bit will assert the THERM pin.
6.4
Configuration Register
Table 6.4 Configuration Register
ADDR
03h
09h
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
R/W
Configuration
MASK_
ALL
RUN/
STOP
ALERT/
COMP
RECD1
RECD2
RANGE
DAVG_
DIS
APDD
00h
The Configuration Register controls the basic operation of the device. This register is fully accessible
at either address.
Bit 7 - MASK_ALL - Masks the ALERT pin from asserting.

‘0’ (default) - The ALERT pin is not masked. If any of the appropriate status bits are set the ALERT
pin will be asserted.

‘1’ - The ALERT pin is masked. It will not be asserted for any interrupt condition unless it is
configured as a secondary THERM pin. The Status Registers will be updated normally.
Bit 6 - RUN / STOP - Controls Active/Standby modes.

‘0’ (default) - The device is in Active mode and converting on all channels.

‘1’ -The device is in Standby mode and not converting.
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Bit 5 - ALERT/COMP - Controls the operation of the ALERT pin.

‘0’ (default) - The ALERT pin acts as described in Section 5.3.

‘1’ - The ALERT pin acts in comparator mode as described in Section 5.3.2. In this mode the
MASK_ALL bit is ignored.
Bit 4 - RECD1 - Disables the Resistance Error Correction (REC) for External Diode 1.

‘0’ (default)- REC is enabled for External Diode 1.

‘1’ - REC is disabled for External Diode 1.
Bit 3 - RECD2 - Disables the Resistance Error Correction (REC) for External Diode 2 and External
Diode 3.

‘0’ (default) - REC is enabled for External Diode 2 and External Diode 3.

‘1’ - REC is disabled for External Diode 2 and External Diode 3.
Bit 2 - RANGE - Configures the measurement range and data format of the temperature channels.

‘0’ (default) - The temperature measurement range is 0°C to +127.875°C and the data format is
binary.

‘1’ -The temperature measurement range is -64°C to +191.875°C and the data format is offset
binary (see Table 5.3).
Bit 1 - DAVG_DIS - Disables the dynamic averaging feature on all temperature channels.

‘0’ (default) - The dynamic averaging feature is enabled. All temperature channels will be converted
with an averaging factor that is based on the conversion rate as shown in Table 5.1 and Table 5.2.

‘1’ - The dynamic averaging feature is disabled. All temperature channels will be converted with a
maximum averaging factor of 1x (equivalent to 11-bit conversion). For higher conversion rates, this
averaging factor will be reduced as shown in Table 5.1 and Table 5.2.
Bit 0 - APDD (EMC1404 only) - Disables the anti-parallel diode operation. Beta Compensation is
disabled on External Diode 2 and 3 regardless of APDD setting. In addition, External Diode 2 Beta
Configuration register will be ignored.
6.5

‘0’ (default) - Anti-parallel diode mode is enabled. Two external diodes will be measured on the
DP2 and DN2 pins.

‘1’ - Anti-parallel diode mode is disabled. Only one external diode will be measured on the DP2
and DN2 pins.
Conversion Rate Register
Table 6.5 Conversion Rate Register
ADDR
04h
0Ah
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
R/W
Conversion
Rate
-
-
-
-
B3
B2
B1
CONV[3:0]
B0
DEFAULT
06h
(4/sec)
The Conversion Rate Register controls how often the temperature measurement channels are updated
and compared against the limits. This register is fully accessible at either address.
Bits 3-0 - CONV[3:0] - Determines the conversion rate as shown in Table 6.6.
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Table 6.6 Conversion Rate
CONV[3:0]
HEX
3
2
1
0
CONVERSIONS / SECOND
0h
0
0
0
0
1 / 16
1h
0
0
0
1
1/8
2h
0
0
1
0
1/4
3h
0
0
1
1
1/2
4h
0
1
0
0
1
5h
0
1
0
1
2
6h
0
1
1
0
4 (default)
7h
0
1
1
1
8
8h
1
0
0
0
16
9h
1
0
0
1
32
Ah
1
0
1
0
64
Bh - Fh
6.6
All others
1
Limit Registers
Table 6.7 Temperature Limit Registers
ADDR.
05h
0Bh
06h
0Ch
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
R/W
Internal Diode
High Limit
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
55h
(85°C)
R/W
Internal Diode
Low Limit
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
00h
(0°C)
R/W
External
Diode 1 High
Limit High
Byte
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
55h
(85°C)
R/W
External
Diode 1 High
Limit Low
Byte
0.5
0.25
0.125
-
-
-
-
-
00h
R/W
External
Diode 1 Low
Limit High
Byte
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
00h
(0°C)
07h
0Dh
13h
08h
0Eh
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Table 6.7 Temperature Limit Registers (continued)
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
R/W
External
Diode 1 Low
Limit Low
Byte
0.5
0.25
0.125
-
-
-
-
-
00h
15h
R/W
External
Diode 2 High
Limit High
Byte
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
55h
(85°C)
16h
R/W
External
Diode 2 Low
Limit High
Byte
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
00h
(0°C)
R/W
External
Diode 2 High
Limit Low
Byte
0.5
0.25
0.125
-
-
-
-
-
00h
R/W
External
Diode 2 Low
Limit Low
Byte
0.5
0.25
0.125
-
-
-
-
-
00h
2Ch
R/W
External
Diode 3 High
Limit High
Byte
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
55h
(85°C)
2Dh
R/W
External
Diode 3 Low
Limit High
Byte
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
00h
(0°C)
R/W
External
Diode 3 High
Limit Low
Byte
0.5
0.25
0.125
-
-
-
-
-
00h
R/W
External
Diode 3 Low
Limit Low
Byte
0.5
0.25
0.125
-
-
-
-
-
00h
14h
17h
18h
2Eh
2Fh
The device contains both high and low limits for all temperature channels. If the measured temperature
exceeds the high limit, then the corresponding status bit is set and the ALERT pin is asserted.
Likewise, if the measured temperature is less than or equal to the low limit, the corresponding status
bit is set and the ALERT pin is asserted.
The data format for the limits must match the selected data format for the temperature so that if the
extended temperature range is used, the limits must be programmed in the extended data format.
The limit registers with multiple addresses are fully accessible at either address.
When the device is in standby mode, updating the limit registers will have no affect until the next
conversion cycle occurs. This can be initiated via a write to the One Shot Register or by clearing the
RUN / STOP bit in the Configuration Register (see Section 6.4).
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6.7
Scratchpad Registers
Table 6.8 Scratchpad Register
ADDR
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
11h
R/W
Scratchpad
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
00h
12h
R/W
Scratchpad
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
00h
The Scratchpad Registers are Read Write registers that are used for place holders to be software
compatible with legacy programs. Reading from the registers will return what is written to them.
6.8
One Shot Register
Table 6.9 One Shot Register
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
0Fh
W
One Shot
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
Writing to this register initiates a single conversion cycle. Data
is not stored and always reads 00h
DEFAULT
00h
The One Shot Register is used to initiate a one shot command. Writing to the one shot register, when
the device is in standby mode and BUSY bit (in Status Register) is ‘0’, will immediately cause the ADC
to update all temperature measurements. Writing to the One Shot Register while the device is in active
mode will have no affect.
6.9
Therm Limit Registers
Table 6.10 Therm Limit Registers
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
19h
R/W
External
Diode 1
THERM Limit
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
55h
(85°C)
1Ah
R/W
External
Diode 2
THERM Limit
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
55h
(85°C)
20h
R/W
Internal Diode
THERM Limit
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
55h
(85°C)
21h
R/W
THERM
Hysteresis
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
0Ah
(10°C)
30h
R/W
External
Diode 3
THERM Limit
128
64
32
16
8
4
2
1
55h
(85°C)
The THERM Limit Registers are used to determine whether a critical thermal event has occurred. If
the measured temperature exceeds the THERM Limit, then the THERM pin is asserted. The limit
setting must match the chosen data format of the temperature reading registers.
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Unlike the ALERT pin, the THERM pin cannot be masked. Additionally, the THERM pin will be released
once the temperature drops below the corresponding threshold minus the THERM Hysteresis.
6.10
External Diode Fault Register
Table 6.11 External Diode Fault Register
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
1Bh
R-C
External
Diode Fault
-
-
-
-
E3FLT
E2FLT
E1FLT
-
00h
The External Diode Fault Register indicates which of the external diodes caused the FAULT bit in the
Status Register to be set. This register is cleared when it is read.
Bit 3 - E3FLT - This bit is set if the External Diode 3 channel reported a diode fault.
Bit 2 - E2FLT - This bit is set if the External Diode 2 channel reported a diode fault.
Bit 1 - E1FLT - This bit is set if the External Diode 1 channel reported a diode fault.
6.11
Channel Mask Register
Table 6.12 Channel Mask Register
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
1Fh
R/W
Channel
Mask
-
-
-
-
E3
MASK
E2
MASK
E1
MASK
INT
MASK
00h
The Channel Mask Register controls individual channel masking. When a channel is masked, the
ALERT pin will not be asserted when the masked channel reads a diode fault or out of limit error. The
channel mask does not mask the THERM pin.
Bit 3 - E3MASK - Masks the ALERT pin from asserting when the External Diode 3 channel is out of
limit or reports a diode fault.

‘0’ (default) - The External Diode 3 channel will cause the ALERT pin to be asserted if it is out of
limit or reports a diode fault.

‘1’ - The External Diode 3 channel will not cause the ALERT pin to be asserted if it is out of limit
or reports a diode fault.
Bit 2 - E2MASK - Masks the ALERT pin from asserting when the External Diode 2 channel is out of
limit or reports a diode fault.

‘0’ (default) - The External Diode 2 channel will cause the ALERT pin to be asserted if it is out of
limit or reports a diode fault.

‘1’ - The External Diode 2 channel will not cause the ALERT pin to be asserted if it is out of limit
or reports a diode fault.
Bit 1 - E1MASK - Masks the ALERT pin from asserting when the External Diode 1 channel is out of
limit or reports a diode fault.

‘0’ (default) - The External Diode 1 channel will cause the ALERT pin to be asserted if it is out of
limit or reports a diode fault.

‘1’ - The External Diode 1 channel will not cause the ALERT pin to be asserted if it is out of limit
or reports a diode fault.
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Bit 0 - INTMASK - Masks the ALERT pin from asserting when the Internal Diode temperature is out
of limit.
6.12

‘0’ (default) - The Internal Diode channel will cause the ALERT pin to be asserted if it is out of limit.

‘1’ - The Internal Diode channel will not cause the ALERT pin to be asserted if it is out of limit.
Consecutive ALERT Register
Table 6.13 Consecutive ALERT Register
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
B7
22h
R/W
Consecutive
ALERT
TIME
OUT
B6
B5
CTHRM[2:0]
B4
B3
B2
B1
CALRT[2:0]
B0
DEFAULT
-
70h
The Consecutive ALERT Register determines how many times an out-of-limit error or diode fault must
be detected in consecutive measurements before the ALERT or THERM pin is asserted. Additionally,
the Consecutive ALERT Register controls the SMBus Timeout functionality.
An out-of-limit condition (i.e. HIGH, LOW, or FAULT) occurring on the same temperature channel in
consecutive measurements will increment the consecutive alert counter. The counters will also be reset
if no out-of-limit condition or diode fault condition occurs in a consecutive reading.
When the ALERT pin is configured as an interrupt, when the consecutive alert counter reaches its
programmed value, the following will occur: the STATUS bit(s) for that channel and the last error
condition(s) (i.e. E1HIGH, or E2LOW and/or E2FAULT) will be set to ‘1’, the ALERT pin will be
asserted, the consecutive alert counter will be cleared, and measurements will continue.
When the ALERT pin is configured as a comparator, the consecutive alert counter will ignore diode
fault and low limit errors and only increment if the measured temperature exceeds the High Limit.
Additionally, once the consecutive alert counter reaches the programmed limit, the ALERT pin will be
asserted, but the counter will not be reset. It will remain set until the temperature drops below the High
Limit minus the THERM Hysteresis value.
For example, if the CALRT[2:0] bits are set for 4 consecutive alerts on an EMC1403 device, the high
limits are set at 70°C, and none of the channels are masked, then the ALERT pin will be asserted after
the following four measurements:
1. Internal Diode reads 71°C and both external diodes read 69°C. Consecutive alert counter for INT
is incremented to 1.
2. Both Internal Diode and External Diode 1 read 71°C and External Diode 2 reads 68°C. Consecutive
alert counter for INT is incremented to 2 and for EXT1 is set to 1.
3. The External Diode 1 reads 71°C and both the Internal Diode and External Diode 2 read 69°C.
Consecutive alert counter for INT and EXT2 are cleared and EXT1 is incremented to 2.
4. The Internal Diode reads 71°C and both external diodes read 71°C. Consecutive alert counter for
INT is set to 1, EXT2 is set to 1, and EXT1 is incremented to 3.
5. The Internal Diode reads 71°C and both the external diodes read 71°C. Consecutive alert counter
for INT is incremented to 2, EXT2 is set to 2, and EXT1 is incremented to 4. The appropriate status
bits are set for EXT1 and the ALERT pin is asserted. EXT1 counter is reset to 0 and all other
counters hold the last value until the next temperature measurement.
Bit 7 - TIMEOUT - Determines whether the SMBus Timeout function is enabled.

‘0’ (default) - The SMBus Timeout feature is disabled. The SMCLK line can be held low indefinitely
without the device resetting its SMBus protocol.

‘1’ - The SMBus Timeout feature is enabled. If the SMCLK line is held low for more than 30ms,
then the device will reset the SMBus protocol.
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Bits 6-4 - CTHRM[2:0] - Determines the number of consecutive measurements that must exceed the
corresponding THERM Limit before the THERM pin is asserted. All temperature channels use this
value to set the respective counters. The consecutive THERM counter is incremented whenever any
measurement exceed the corresponding THERM Limit.
If the temperature drops below the THERM limit, then the counter is reset. If a number of consecutive
measurements above the THERM limit occurs, then the THERM pin is asserted low.
Once the THERM pin has been asserted, the consecutive therm counter will not reset until the
corresponding temperature drops below the THERM Limit minus the THERM Hysteresis value.
The bits are decoded as shown in Table 6.14. The default setting is 4 consecutive out of limit
conversions.
Bits 3-1 - CALRT[2:0] - Determine the number of consecutive measurements that must have an out of
limit condition or diode fault before the ALERT pin is asserted. All temperature channels use this value
to set the respective counters. The bits are decoded as shown in Table 6.14. The default setting is 1
consecutive out of limit conversion.
Table 6.14 Consecutive Alert / THERM Settings
6.13
NUMBER OF CONSECUTIVE OUT OF LIMIT
MEASUREMENTS
2
1
0
0
0
0
1
(default for CALRT[2:0])
0
0
1
2
0
1
1
3
1
1
1
4
(default for CTHRM[2:0])
Beta Configuration Registers
Table 6.15 Beta Configuration Registers
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
25h
R/W
External
Diode 1 Beta
Configuration
-
-
-
-
ENABLE1
R/W
External
Diode 2 Beta
Configuration
26h
-
-
-
-
ENABLE2
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
BETA1[2:0]
08h
BETA2[2:0]
08h for
EMC1403
or 07h for
EMC1404
This register is used to set the Beta Compensation factor that is used for the external diode channels.
Bit 3 - ENABLEx - Enables the Beta Compensation factor autodetection function. This function shall
be disabled for External Diode 2.

‘0’ - The Beta Compensation Factor autodetection circuitry is disabled. The External Diode will
always use the Beta Compensation factor set by the BETAx[2:0] bits.

‘1’ (default) - The Beta Compensation factor autodetection circuitry is enabled. At the beginning of
every conversion, the optimal Beta Compensation factor setting will be determined and applied.
The BETAx[2:0] bits will be automatically updated to indicate the current setting.
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Bit 2-0 - BETAx[2:0] - These bits always reflect the current beta configuration settings. If autodetection
circuitry is enabled, then these bits will be updated automatically and writing to these bits will have no
effect. If the autodetection circuitry is disabled, then these bits will determine the beta configuration
setting that is used for their respective channels.
Care should be taken when setting the BETAx[2:0] bits when the autodetection circuitry is disabled. If
the Beta Compensation factor is set at a beta value that is higher than the transistor beta, then the
circuit may introduce measurement errors. When measuring a discrete thermal diode (such as
2N3904) or a CPU diode that functions like a discrete thermal diode (such as an AMD processor
diode), then the BETAx[2:0] bits should be set to ‘111b’.
Table 6.16 CPU Beta Values
BETAX[2:0]
HEX
ENABLEX
2
1
0
0h
0
0
0
0
0.11
1h
0
0
0
1
0.18
2h
0
0
1
0
0.25
3h
0
0
1
1
0.33
4h
0
1
0
0
0.43
5h
0
1
0
1
1.00
6h
0
1
1
0
2.33
7h
0
1
1
1
Disabled
8h - Fh
1
X
X
X
Autodetection
6.14
MINIMUM BETA
External Diode Ideality Factor Registers
Table 6.17 Ideality Configuration Registers
ADDR.
27h
28h
31h
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
R/W
External
Diode 1
Ideality
Factor
-
-
IDEALITY1[5:0]
12h
R/W
External
Diode 2
Ideality
Factor
-
-
IDEALITY2[5:0]
12h
R/W
External
Diode 3
Ideality
Factor
-
-
IDEALITY3[5:0]
12h
These registers store the ideality factors that are applied to the external diodes. Table 6.18 defines
each setting and the corresponding ideality factor. Beta Compensation and Resistance Error Correction
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automatically correct for most diode ideality errors, therefore it is not recommended that these settings
be updated without consulting Microchip.
Table 6.18 Ideality Factor Look-Up Table (Diode Model)
SETTING
FACTOR
SETTING
FACTOR
SETTING
FACTOR
08h
0.9949
18h
1.0159
28h
1.0371
09h
0.9962
19h
1.0172
29h
1.0384
0Ah
0.9975
1Ah
1.0185
2Ah
1.0397
0Bh
0.9988
1Bh
1.0200
2Bh
1.0410
0Ch
1.0001
1Ch
1.0212
2Ch
1.0423
0Dh
1.0014
1Dh
1.0226
2Dh
1.0436
0Eh
1.0027
1Eh
1.0239
2Eh
1.0449
0Fh
1.0040
1Fh
1.0253
2Fh
1.0462
10h
1.0053
20h
1.0267
30h
1.0475
11h
1.0066
21h
1.0280
31h
1.0488
12h
1.0080
22h
1.0293
32h
1.0501
13h
1.0093
23h
1.0306
33h
1.0514
14h
1.0106
24h
1.0319
34h
1.0527
15h
1.0119
25h
1.0332
35h
1.0540
16h
1.0133
26h
1.0345
36h
1.0553
17h
1.0146
27h
1.0358
37h
1.0566
For CPU substrate transistors that require the BJT transistor model, the ideality factor behaves slightly
differently than for discrete diode-connected transistors. Refer to Table 6.19 when using a CPU
substrate transistor.
Table 6.19 Substrate Diode Ideality Factor Look-Up Table (BJT Model)
SETTING
FACTOR
SETTING
FACTOR
SETTING
FACTOR
08h
0.9869
18h
1.0079
28h
1.0291
09h
0.9882
19h
1.0092
29h
1.0304
0Ah
0.9895
1Ah
1.0105
2Ah
1.0317
0Bh
0.9908
1Bh
1.0120
2Bh
1.0330
0Ch
0.9921
1Ch
1.0132
2Ch
1.0343
0Dh
0.9934
1Dh
1.0146
2Dh
1.0356
0Eh
0.9947
1Eh
1.0159
2Eh
1.0369
0Fh
0.9960
1Fh
1.0173
2Fh
1.0382
10h
0.9973
20h
1.0187
30h
1.0395
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Table 6.19 Substrate Diode Ideality Factor Look-Up Table (BJT Model) (continued)
SETTING
FACTOR
SETTING
FACTOR
SETTING
FACTOR
11h
0.9986
21h
1.0200
31h
1.0408
12h
1.0000
22h
1.0213
32h
1.0421
13h
1.0013
23h
1.0226
33h
1.0434
14h
1.0026
24h
1.0239
34h
1.0447
15h
1.0039
25h
1.0252
35h
1.0460
16h
1.0053
26h
1.0265
36h
1.0473
17h
1.0066
27h
1.0278
37h
1.0486
APPLICATION NOTE: When measuring a 65nm Intel CPUs, the Ideality Setting should be the default 12h. When
measuring 45nm Intel CPUs, the Ideality Setting should be 15h.
6.15
High Limit Status Register
Table 6.20 High Limit Status Register
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
35h
R-C
High Limit
Status
-
-
-
-
E3HIGH
E2HIGH
E1HIGH
IHIGH
00h
The High Limit Status Register contains the status bits that are set when a temperature channel high
limit is exceeded. If any of these bits are set, then the HIGH status bit in the Status Register is set.
Reading from the High Limit Status Register will clear all bits if. Reading from the register will also
clear the HIGH status bit in the Status Register.
The ALERT pin will be set if the programmed number of consecutive alert counts have been met and
any of these status bits are set.
The status bits will remain set until read unless the ALERT pin is configured as a comparator output
(see Section 5.3.2).
Bit 3 - E3HIGH - This bit is set when the External Diode 3 channel exceeds its programmed high limit.
Bit 2 - E2HIGH - This bit is set when the External Diode 2 channel exceeds its programmed high limit.
Bit 1 - E1HIGH - This bit is set when the External Diode 1 channel exceeds its programmed high limit.
Bit 0 - IHIGH - This bit is set when the Internal Diode channel exceeds its programmed high limit.
6.16
Low Limit Status Register
Table 6.21 Low Limit Status Register
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
36h
R-C
Low Limit
Status
-
-
-
-
E3LOW
E2LOW
E1LOW
ILOW
00h
The Low Limit Status Register contains the status bits that are set when a temperature channel drops
below the low limit. If any of these bits are set, then the LOW status bit in the Status Register is set.
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Reading from the Low Limit Status Register will clear all bits. Reading from the register will also clear
the LOW status bit in the Status Register.
The ALERT pin will be set if the programmed number of consecutive alert counts have been met and
any of these status bits are set.
The status bits will remain set until read unless the ALERT pin is configured as a comparator output
(see Section 5.3.2).
Bit 3 - E3LOW - This bit is set when the External Diode 3 channel drops below its programmed low
limit.
Bit 2 - E2LOW - This bit is set when the External Diode 2 channel drops below its programmed low
limit.
Bit 1 - E1LOW - This bit is set when the External Diode 1 channel drops below its programmed low
limit.
Bit 0 - ILOW - This bit is set when the Internal Diode channel drops below its programmed low limit.
6.17
THERM Limit Status Register
Table 6.22 THERM Limit Status Register
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
37h
R-C
THERM
Limit
Status
-
-
-
-
E3
THERM
E2
THERM
E1
THERM
ITHERM
00h
The THERM Limit Status Register contains the status bits that are set when a temperature channel
THERM Limit is exceeded. If any of these bits are set, then the THERM status bit in the Status Register
is set. Reading from the THERM Limit Status Register will not clear the status bits. Once the
temperature drops below the THERM Limit minus the THERM Hysteresis, the corresponding status
bits will be automatically cleared. The THERM bit in the Status Register will be cleared when all
individual channel THERM bits are cleared.
Bit 3 - E3THERM - This bit is set when the External Diode 3 channel exceeds its programmed THERM
Limit. When set, this bit will assert the THERM pin.
Bit 2 - E2THERM - This bit is set when the External Diode 2 channel exceeds its programmed THERM
Limit. When set, this bit will assert the THERM pin.
Bit 1 - E1THERM - This bit is set when the External Diode 1 channel exceeds its programmed THERM
limit. When set, this bit will assert the THERM pin.
Bit 0- ITHERM - This bit is set when the Internal Diode channel exceeds its programmed THERM limit.
When set, this bit will assert the THERM pin.
6.18
Filter Control Register
Table 6.23 Filter Configuration Register
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
40h
R/W
Filter Control
-
-
-
-
-
-
B1
B0
DEFAULT
FILTER[1:0]
00h
The Filter Configuration Register controls the digital filter on the External Diode 1 channel.
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Bits 1-0 - FILTER[1:0] - Control the level of digital filtering that is applied to the External Diode
temperature measurements as shown in Table 6.24. See Figure 5.3and Figure 5.4 for examples on the
filter behavior.
Table 6.24 Filter Settings
FILTER[1:0]
6.19
1
0
AVERAGING
0
0
Disabled (default)
0
1
Level 1
1
0
Level 1
1
1
Level 2
Product ID Register
Table 6.25 Product ID Register
ADDR
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
FDh
R
Product ID
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
21h
EMC1403
FDh
R
Product ID
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
1
25h
EMC1404
The Product ID Register holds a unique value that identifies the device.
6.20
Microchip ID Register (FEh)
Table 6.26 Manufacturer ID Register
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
FEh
R
MCHP ID
0
1
0
1
1
1
0
1
5Dh
The Manufacturer ID register contains an 8 bit word that identifies the Microchip as the manufacturer
of the EMC1403 and EMC1404.
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6.21
Revision Register (FFh)
Table 6.27 Revision Register
ADDR.
R/W
REGISTER
B7
B6
B5
B4
B3
B2
B1
B0
DEFAULT
FFh
R
Revision
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
01h
FFh
R
Revision
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
04h
The Revision register contains an 8-bit word that identifies the die revision. It can be 01h or 04h.
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Chapter 8 Package Information
Note: For the most current package drawings, see the Microchip Packaging Specification at
http://www.microchip.com/packaging.
Figure 8.1 10-Pin MSOP / TSSOP Package
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Figure 8.2 10-Pin DFN Package Drawing (1 of 2)
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Figure 8.3 10-Pin DFN Package Dimensions (2 of 2)
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Figure 8.4 Package Drawing and PCB Footprint for SOIC-14
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8.1
Package Markings
8.1.1
EMC1404-X-AIZL (10-pin MSOP)
All devices will be marked on the first line of the top side with “1404”. On the second line, they will be
marked with the appropriate -X number (-1, -2, etc), the Functional Revision “B” and Country Code
(CC).
8.1.2
EMC1403-X-AIZL (10-pin MSOP)
All devices will be marked on the first line of the top side with “1403”. On the second line, packages
will be marked with the appropriate -X number (-1, -2, etc), the Functional Revision “B” and Country
Code (CC).
8.1.3
EMC1403-1-AIA and EMC1403-2-AIA (10-pin DFN)
The EMC1403-1-AIA will be marked on the first line of the top side with the code “31” followed by the
first two characters of the last 6 characters of the Lot Number. The EMC1403-2-AIA is marked with
the code “32” followed by the first two characters of the last 6 characters of the Lot Number. On the
second line, packages will be marked with the last 4 characters of the Lot Number.
For example: If the Lot Number is “2H123456A”, the first line on the EMC1403-1-AIA will read “3123”
and the second line will read “456A”.
8.1.4
EMC1403-YZT
All devices will be marked on the first line of the top side with “EMC1403” followed by “-X” where X is
the appropriate -X number (-1, -2, etc). On the second line, packages will be marked with Functional
Revision “B”, date code and the last 7 characters of Lot Number.
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Chapter 9 Data Sheet Revision History
Table 9.1 Revision History
REVISION LEVEL & DATE
REV A
Rev. 2.0 (08-10-12)
Rev. 1.38 (02-28-12)
Rev. 1.37 (01-06-10)
Rev. 1.36 (07-02-09)
SECTION/FIGURE/ENTRY
CORRECTION
REV A replaces previous SMSC version Rev. 2.0 (08-10-12)
Table 3.3, "SMBus Electrical
Specifications"
Added conditions for tHD:DAT. Data hold time
minimum of 0.3μs is required when receiving from
the master. Data hold time is 0μs min when
transmitting to the master.
Section 6.21, "Revision
Register (FFh)"
Added row to indicate that revision ID can be 04h.
Revision ID may be 04h or 01h.
Figure 2.2,
"EMC1403/EMC1404 Pin
Diagram, DFN-10"
Added exposed pad and updated so it looks more
like a square.
Table 2.1, "EMC1403 and
EMC1404 Pin Description"
Added last row for DFN bottom pad.
Recommendation is to connect it to ground.
Section 8.1.4, "EMC1403YZT"
Added to last sentence: “Revision “B”, date code
and the last 7 characters of” before “Lot Number”.
Section 8.1.3, "EMC1403-1AIA and EMC1403-2-AIA
(10-pin DFN)"
Corrected device code. Instead of being “32” for
both devices in the 10-pin DFN package, the code
is “31” for the EMC1403-1-AIA and “32” for the
EMC1403-2-AIA.
Table 2.1, "EMC1403 and
EMC1404 Pin Description"
In pin description table, added to function column:
“requires pull-up resistor” for SMDATA and SMCLK
pins
Table 2.1, "EMC1403 and
EMC1404 Pin Description"
Identified 5V tolerant pins. Added the following
application note below table: “For the 5V tolerant
pins that have a pull-up resistor (SMCLK,
SMDATA, THERM, and ALERT), the voltage
difference between VDD and the pull-up voltage
must never exceed 3.6V.”
Table 3.1, "Absolute
Maximum Ratings"
Updated voltage limits for 5V tolerant pins with
pull-up resistors.
Added the following note below table: “For the 5V
tolerant pins that have a pull-up resistor (SMCLK,
SMDATA, THERM, and ALERT), the pull-up
voltage must not exceed 3.6V when the device is
unpowered.”
Table 3.2, "Electrical
Specifications"
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Table 9.1 Revision History (continued)
REVISION LEVEL & DATE
Rev. 1.35 (04-14-09)
SECTION/FIGURE/ENTRY
Figure 8.2, "10-Pin DFN
Package Drawing (1 of 2)"
CORRECTION
Diagrams updated
Figure 8.3, "10-Pin DFN
Package Dimensions (2 of
2)"
Figure 8.4, "10 Pin DFN
PCB Footprint"
Table 3.1, "Absolute
Maximum Ratings"
Updated thermal resistance numbers
Rev. 1.34 (02-27-09)
Table 5.3, "Temperature
Data Format"
Extended range for -1 updated from 001 1111 1111
to 001 1111 1000
Rev. 1.33 (08-18-08)
Ordering Information and
Table 1.1, "Part Selection"
Added EMC1403-3 and EMC1403-4 for all
package options
Rev. 1.32 (07-10-08)
Ordering Information and
Table 1.1, "Part Selection"
Added EMC1404-4
Rev. 1.31 (07-01-08)
Ordering Information and
Table 1.1, "Part Selection"
Added EMC1404-2 and EMC1404-3
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