Smart-battery power monitor estimates `time remaining.'

Granville, Fran; Schweber, Bill
October 1997
EDN;10/23/97, Vol. 42 Issue 22, p18
Trade Publication
Focuses on Benchmarq Microelectronics eight-pin 150-mil SOIC device create to nestle in smart battery packs. Features of the device; Benefits of the device.


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