This evaluation board provides full access to all analog and digital I/Os on the ADAU1372. The ADAU1372 register can be controlled by Analog Devices, Inc., SigmaStudio™ software,which interfaces to the board via a USB connection. The EVALADAU1372Z can be powered by a single AAA battery, by the USB bus, or by a single 3.8 V to 6 V supply; any of these are regulated to the voltages required on the board. The printed circuit board (PCB) is a 4-layer design, with a single ground plane and a single power plane on the inner layers. The board contains connectors for external microphones and speakers. The master clock can be provided externally or by the on-board 12.288 MHz passive crystal.