Features and Benefits

  • Full featured evaluation board for the AD5254
  • Several test circuits
  • Various ac/dc input signals
  • PC control via a separately purchased system development platform (SDP)
  • PC control software
  • 12 extra bytes in EEMEM for user-defined information
  • Resistor tolerance error stored in EEMEM

Product Details

With versatile programmability, the AD5254 allows multiple modes of operation, including read/write access in the RDAC and EEMEM registers, increment/decrement of resistance, resistance changes in ±6 dB scales, wiper setting read-back, and extra EEMEM for storing user-defined information, such as memory data for other components or a lookup table.

The AD5254 supports a dual-supply ±2.25 V to ±2.75 V operation and a single-supply 2.7 V to 5.5 V operation, making the device suited for battery-powered applications and many other applications. In addition, the AD5254 uses a versatile I2C serial interface that operates in fast mode, allowing speeds of up to 400 kbps and supporting the selection of up to four different I2C addresses.

The EVAL-AD5254SDZ can operate in single-supply and dual-supply mode and incorporates an internal power supply from the USB.

Complete specifications for the AD5254 part can be found in the AD5254 data sheet.

Applicable Parts

Package Contents

  • EVAL-AD5254SDZ evaluation board
  • CD that includes
    • Self-installing software that allows users to control the board and exercise all functions of the device
    • Electronic version of the AD5254 data sheet
    • Electronic version of the UG-236 document

Documentation & Resources

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