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HX3 USB 3.0 Hub Reference Design Kit

CY4609 is an easy-to-use Reference Design Kit to evaluate the USB-IF Certified CYUSB330x family of HX3 USB 3.0 hub controllers.

The kit can be used as a reference design for standalone USB 3.0 hub application. This kit comes integrated with the required components and the Blaster Plus software utility. Blaster Plus is a GUI based Cypress software tool to change the configuration parameters of HX3.

  • Supports Battery Charging v1.2
  • Supports Ghost Charging™
  • Configure HX3 using I2C EEPROM or I2C slave modes
  • Supports Ganged Downstream port Power Control
  • Space-saving 68-pin QFN package