AD Converters

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Future Electronics Promotes CMOS Ultra Low Power Digital Gas Sensors from Cambridge

February 4, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate shipping availability for Cambridge's CMOS CCS811 ultra low power digital gas sensors for monitoring indoor air quality. The CCS811 is an ultra-low power digital gas sensor solution which integrates an industry leading gas sensor solution with a microcontroller... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rugged EW Wideband DRFM, ADC/DAC Transceiver and FPGA Processing Solutions Displayed By Curtiss-Wright at AOC 2015

December 3, 2015

Features In-Booth Demonstration of the 12 GSPS CHAMP-WB-DRFM Quick Start Kit and the Compact 3U 2-4GSPS VPX3-530 Wideband DRFM System AOC International Symposium (Booth #134), Washington, D.C. – Curtiss-Wright Corporation today announced that its Defense Solutions division will display its latest industry leading commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) solutions designed for use in demanding EW and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Isolation Amplifiers utilize delta-sigma AD converter.

November 13, 2015

Able to detect small electric current and voltage fluctuations, Models TLP7820 and TLP7920 are suitable for use in inverters, servo amplifiers, robots, and power supplies. Delta-sigma ADC at input side enables linearity of 0.02% (typ.) @ NL (200) for analog output products and 3LSB (typ.) @ INL for digital output products. With Common-Mode Transient Immunity of 20 kV/µs, optical coupled amplifiers offer stable operation in electrically noisy environments. Isolation voltage is 5,000 Vrms (min). Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

A/D and D/A Converters utilize Virtex-7 FPGAs.

October 30, 2015

Suited for radar, communications, and DAQ applications, FlexorSet Model 5973-324 for 3U VPX and Model 7070-324 for PCIe consist of Flexor Model 3324 4-channel A/D and 4-channel D/A FMC installed on either of 2 carriers. Carriers contain Pentek FPGA intellectual property for A/D acquisition and D/A waveform playback, which is matched to four 500 MHz, 16-bit A/Ds and four 1.5 GHz, 16-bit D/As with digital up-converters on FMC. Software development tools enable rapid application development. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Test & Measuring Instruments

Altera DOCSIS 3.1 Remote PHY Design Enables Distributed Cable Networks

October 14, 2015

San Jose, Calif. – Altera Corporation (NASDAQ: ALTR) is attending the SCTE Cable Expo in New Orleans, October 13-16 (Booth #3135), to demonstrate a new, flexible and upgradeable silicon solution for multi-service operators (MSOs) that enables the next-generation of cable architectures at the same low power consumption levels as ASICs. The Altera DOCSIS Remote (MAC) PHY design, which is being... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

FMC Subsystems offer optical interface solutions.

September 30, 2015

Combining performance of Virtex-7 and optical interconnects with flexibility of multichannel FMC data converter, FlexorSet™ Series creates complete radar and software radio sub-system. FlexorSet Model 5973-312 for 3U VPX and Model 7070-312 for PCIe, utilize Flexor Model 3312 4-Channel A/D and D/A FMC installed on either of 2 Flexor FMC carriers. Both are pre-configured with IP, providing built-in functions for data capture, synchronization, time tagging and formatting. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Thermocouple-Conditioning IC conserves design effort, space.

September 4, 2015

Supplied in 5 x 5 mm, 20-lead mQFN package, MCP9600 combines precision instrumentation, temperature sensor, and Hi-Res ADC as well as math engine preprogrammed with firmware to support K, J, T, N, S, E, B and R thermocouple types. Plug-and-play solution for creating thermocouple-based designs also integrates cold-junction compensation, temperature-data digital filter, 4 user-programmable temperature alert outputs, and multiple shutdown modes. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Load Balancer ADCs offer increased throughput and port count.

July 31, 2015

Load Balancer ADC models 340 (4-port), 440 (4-port), and 540 (8-port) help organizations deploy hardware-based server load balancing to critical internal IT and customer-facing applications. Additionally, model 840 (8-port) includes hardware-based SSL acceleration to support higher transactions per second for high performance web application security and SSL offloading. Respective throughputs for models 340, 440, 540, and 840 are 1.2, 2, 4, and 10 Gbps. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Analog-to-Digital Converters integrate fault detection.

July 23, 2015

Housed in 9.7 x 6.4 mm TSSOP, Models ADS1262/ADS1263 provide 32-bit resolution and low noise of 7 nV(RMS) at 2.5 SPS, enabling measurement of small signals, which is essential for bridge applications where typical full-scale signals are 10 mV or less. ADS1262 integrates programmable gain amplifier, 2.5 V reference, oscillator, level shifter, temperature sensor, dual-excitation current sources, and 8 GPIO pins. ADS1263 adds auxiliary 24-bit delta-sigma ADC. Max output data rate is 38 kSPS for both. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Analog-to-Digital Converter provides 8 channels at 2.6 GSPS.

June 2, 2015

Based on Virtex-7 FPGA and 4-core PowerPC, Model ATC136 provides 10-bit at 2.6 GSPS performance and also has single DAC, 14-bit at 2.8 GSPS. Board is equipped with 64-bit DDR3 memory (4 Gb on FPGA and 4 GB on PowerPC) as well as Flash memory and removable MicroSD card. Front panel ports include 8 SMA, JTAG, dual RJ-45, Clock-In/Sync Out, and dual MicroUSB. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

A/D Converters offer maximum sampling rate of 200 Msps.

May 19, 2015

Housed in 124-lead VTLA packages, Series MCP37DX0-200 and MCP372X0-200 feature 12- and 14-bit pipelined A/D converters with 67 dB SNR and over 96 dB SFDR. Converters operate at 338 mW including LVDS digital I/O for 12-bit devices and 348 mW for 14-bit devices. In addition to digital processing features, units include decimation filters for optimized SNR and phase, offset and gain adjustment. Data is available through serial DDR LVDS or parallel CMOS interface and configured via SPI. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

ADCs and DVGA promote optimal wideband equipment performance.

May 13, 2015

Offering 2 channels in 10 x 10 mm package, 16-bit ADS54J60 offers traits — >70 dBFS SNR at 1 GSPS, -159 dBFS/Hz noise floor, 86 dBc SFDR — that promote spectral purity and enable finding of weak signals in presence of large, unwanted blockers. As 14-bit, 500 MSPS ADC, ADS54J54 offers 4 channels in 9 x 9 mm package. Both ADCs work together with 4.5 GHz LMH6401 fully differential digital variable gain amplifier (DVGA) to provide optimal performance while reducing power and space requirements. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

DC/DC Converter Module offers up to 481 W/in.³ power density.

April 14, 2015

Incorporating all power handling components in 25.4 x 12.7 x 12.2 mm package, OKLP-X/60-W12A-C 60 A Power Block solution consists of non-isolated buck converter without PWM controller. Unit supports use with analog or digital PWM controllers and provides regulated 0.6–3.63 Vdc output of up to 60 A from 7–13.2 Vdc input. Suited to use in PoL applications, module delivers energy efficiency, rated at 12 Vin and 3.3 Vout, of 95% typ. Uses include powering FPGAs, ASICs, and MPUs. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Dual ADC FMC features 12-bit @ 4.0 GSPS design.

April 7, 2015

Offering dynamic performance, FMC226 consists of dual-ADC, 12-bit at 4.0 GSPS module for RADAR, SIG-INT, wireless infrastructure, RF Sampling SDR, and other applications. FPGA Mezzanine Card (FMC) plugs into any VITA 57-compliant board, and ultra-low noise wideband PLL provides precision timing and clean signals. Analog input, clock input, and trigger inputs are routed via SSMC connectors; internal clock frequency is programmable; and clock can lock to external reference.<br /> Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Audio ADCs combine performance with portable integration.

March 12, 2015

Available in 7.8 x 4.4 mm TSSOP, PCM1865 series includes 6 pin-to-pin compatible audio ADCs that are powered by 3.3 V supply and achieve dynamic range performance up to 103 or 110 dB. Devices come in 2- and 4-channel options as well as software- and hardware-controlled variants and integrate clock-generating PLL, PGA, and universal front end. Other features include direct, high-voltage 2.1-VRMS support and automatic clipping-suppression feature (software-controlled devices). Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Maxim Integrated Demonstrates Highly Integrated Analog Solutions at Embedded World 2015

February 26, 2015

Maxim showcases solutions for industrial power, industrial interface, and the signal chain. MUNICH - Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM) will demonstrate highly integrated analog solutions for embedded applications at the Embedded World 2015 Exhibition and Conference in Nuremberg, Germany (February 24-26, 2015). In three demo areas for Industrial Power, Industrial Interface, and... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sensoray Highlights Model 2453 IP Video Server for Ethernet Streaming for Defense Applications

February 20, 2015

Device creates two independent output streams from one video input Tigard, OR – Sensoray announces that its Model 2453 IP Video Server allows users to capture and compress analog audio and NTSC/PAL video and send the resulting streams over Ethernet. With an impressive range of configurations, the Model 2453 is flexible and powerful enough to meet the demanding requirements of defense... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

FPGA Mezzanine Card combines A/D and D/A converter.

January 16, 2015

Compliant to VITA 57 specification, Model FMC525 combines 14-bit 5.7 Gsps D/A converter and 12-bit 4.0 Gsps A/D converter. DAC core is based on quad-switch architecture that enables dual-edge clocking operation, increasing DAC update rate to 5.7 Gsps when configured for Mix-Mode&trade; or 2x interpolation. Input sampling clock can be via front panel or on board wide-band PLL. Model FMC525 is suited for RADAR, LTE/Broadband communications systems, ATE, and video/broadcast uses. Read More

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Gefen Ships Three New Scalers/Converters that Integrate Analog and Digital Devices to Lengthen Product Life

December 10, 2014

Don't throw away those old devices just yet. Gefen today announced the release of three new scalers that bridge the gap between legacy equipment and digital high definition systems.  All three scalers convert the output from video sources using a VGA connection to enable compatibility with digital displays, projectors and other downstream devices. Each features a different type of digital... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

ADC (18-Bit) incorporates all necessary supporting features.

December 1, 2014

Suited for burst or multiplexed application, ADS-951 Series offers 18-bit resolution, 1 MHz sampling rate, and no missing code from -55 to +125°C. Multiple input ranges are available, and only rising edge of start convert signal is needed to operate and dissipate <400 mW. Supplied in 32-pin, hermetically sealed, ceramic SMT or DIP package, RoHS and non-RoHS versions feature architecture that includes sample-hold, successive approximation A/D, internal reference, and timing/control logic. Read More