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USB EZ-PD Type-C

Anonymous
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I would like to use CCG2 for USB Type C Paddle card but I would like to know how to connect the connect shield to ground directly     

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AjayB_76
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Hi, 

   

According to USB Type-C spec section 3.4.1, the shield of the cable has to be connected to the GND pin of the CCG device.  We have a reference design for a cable application which will help you out in the schematic design.

   

http://www.cypress.com/documentation/reference-designs/ez-pd-ccg2-electronically-marked-cable-assemb...

   

Also an app note which explains the design

   

http://www.cypress.com/documentation/application-notes/an95615-designing-usb-31-type-c-cables-using-...

   
        

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AjayB_76
Employee

Hi, 

   

According to USB Type-C spec section 3.4.1, the shield of the cable has to be connected to the GND pin of the CCG device.  We have a reference design for a cable application which will help you out in the schematic design.

   

http://www.cypress.com/documentation/reference-designs/ez-pd-ccg2-electronically-marked-cable-assemb...

   

Also an app note which explains the design

   

http://www.cypress.com/documentation/application-notes/an95615-designing-usb-31-type-c-cables-using-...

   
        

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