Features and Benefits

  • Windows 2000/XP/Vista (32-Bit)-Compatible Software
  • Supports SPI™ or I²C interface
  • USB-PC Connection (Cable Included)
  • USB Powered
  • 4-Pin DAC Output Signal Header
  • Accepts Through-Hole Current-Setting Resistors
  • Optional 1.25V On-Board Reference (MAX6161)
  • Proven PCB Layout
  • Lead-Free and RoHS-Compliant
  • Fully Assembled and Tested

Product Details

The MAX5550 evaluation kit (EV kit) provides a proven design to evaluate the MAX5550 dual, 10-bit, programmable, 30mA, high-output-current DACs. The EV kit also includes Windows 2000/XP/Vista®-compatible software that provides a simple graphical user interface (GUI) for exercising the features of the MAX5550.

The MAX5550 EV kit printed-circuit board (PCB) comes with a MAX5550ETE+ installed. Contact the factory for free samples of the pin-compatible MAX5548ETE+.


  • PIN Diode Biasing
  • RF Attenuator Control
  • VCO Tuning

Applicable Parts

Tools & Simulations

Software Development


Pricing displayed is based on 1-piece.

Pricing displayed is based on 1-piece. The USA list pricing shown is for budgetary use only, shown in United States dollars (FOB USA per unit), and is subject to change. International prices may vary due to local duties, taxes, fees and exchange rates.