Diodes Menu Close
Back to Medium and Low Voltage DC-DC LED Drivers



Contact Sales

Log in or register to manage email notifications about changes to datasheets or PCNs for this part.


The AL8823 is a boost controller that delivers an accurate constant current for MR16, AR111 and similar LED Lamps. With proprietary control scheme, the LED driver is compatible with many commonly used electronic transformers and provides designs with High Power Factor (PF) and low Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) for these applications. The operation frequency is up to 1MHz that allows the use of small size inductor. With external MOS, the AL8823 can be used for wide range of output powers. 


  • Wide Input Voltage Range: 5V to 36V
  • Continuous Conduction Mode (CCM) Operation
  • Up to 1MHz Switching Frequency
  • High PF > 0.9 and Low THD < 30% and low Ripple < 20% 
  • Compatible With Leading-edge Dimmer and Trailing-edge Dimmer
  • Internal Protections
  • Under Voltage Lock Out (UVLO)
  • Output Open protection
  • Over Temperature Protection (OTP)
  • Pb-free SO-8 pacakge


  • Non-dimmable MR16, AR111 Lamps
  • Dimmable MR16, AR111 Lamps
  • General Illumination Lamps

Product Specifications

Product Parameters

AEC Qualified No
Compliance (Only Automotive supports PPAP) Standard
Topologies (Buck) No
Topologies (Buck-Boost) No
Topologies (Boost) Yes
MinimumInput Voltage (V) 5 V
MaximumInput Voltage (V) 36 V
Maximum Output Voltage (V) Ext MOSFET V
Maximum LED Current (A) Ext MOSFET A
LED Current Accuracy (%) 3 %
Switching Frequency Maximum (kHz) 1000 kHz
Dimming (PWM) No
Dimming (Analog) No
Efficiency (%) 97 %
OperatingTemperatureRange  (°C) -40 to 105 °C
Sense Voltage (mV) 100 mV
AEC-Q100 Grade No

Related Content


Technical Documents



Evaluation Board User Guides

Recommended Soldering Techniques


Orderable Part Number Buy from Distributor / Contact Sales Request Samples


Authorized Distributor Quantity Inventory Date Countries/Regions Buy Online
Arrow Electronics Central EU 5000 6/25/2022 Europe Buy Now
Digi-Key Electronics 4990 6/25/2022 Europe, Asia, North America Buy Now
Mouser Electronics Inc. 7467 6/25/2022 South America, North America, Asia, Europe, Middle East Buy Now
Request Sample

Product Change Notices (PCNs)

A PCN may only apply to specific orderable part numbers in this datasheet. Please refer to the corresponding PCN to see the exact orderable part number(s) affected.

PCN # Issue Date Implementation Date Subject
PCN-2366 2018-09-19 2018-12-19 Qualification of Additional Bill of Materials (BOM), Fab Source, A/T Site and Top Marking Change on Select Product