Putting the AD558 DACPORT™ on the Bus

Interfacing to Microprocessors with One Easy Chip; The Complete, 5V-Powered, Bits-In-Volts-Out Buffered AD558

The AD558, announced in the last issue (14-1), represents a major breakthrough in monolithic DAC technology. It is a complete true 8-bit d/a converter in a 16-pin DIP—including a stable 2.5V band-gap reference, output amplifier, and a data latch—designed to operate from a single positive power supply, like many of the µPs it is designed to work with. Read full article



Doug Grant