Features and Benefits
- 12-/16-bit resolution
- 1 LSB INL
- 11.8 nV/√Hz noise spectral density
- 1 μs settling time
- 1.1 nV-sec glitch energy
- 0.05 ppm/°C temperature drift
- 5 kV HBM ESD classification
- See data sheet for additional features
The AD5512A / AD5542A are single, 12-/16-bit, serial input, unbuffered voltage output digital-to-analog converters (DAC) that operate from a single 2.7 V to 5.5 V supply. The DAC output range extends from 0 V to VREF and is guaranteed monotonic, providing 1 LSB INL accuracy at 16 bits without adjustment over the full specified temperature range of −40°C to +85°C (AD5542A) or −40°C to +125°C (AD5512A).
Offering unbuffered outputs, the AD5512A / AD5542A achieve a 1 μs settling time with low offset errors ideal for high speed open loop control.
The AD5512A / AD5542A incorporate a bipolar mode of operation that generates a ±VREF output swing. The AD5512A / AD5542A also include Kelvin sense connections for the reference and analog ground pins to reduce layout sensitivity.
The AD5512A / AD5542A are available in a 16-lead LFCSP with the AD5542A also available in a 10-lead LFCSP and a 16-lead TSSOP. The AD5512A / AD5542A use a versatile 3-wire interface that is compatible with 50 MHz SPI, QSPI™, MICROWIRE™, and DSP interface standards.
- Automatic test equipment
- Precision Source-measure Instruments
- Data Acquisition Systems
- Medical and aerospace Instrumentation
- Communications equipment
- 16-bit performance without adjustment.
- 2.7 V to 5.5 V single supply operation.
- Low 11.8 nV/√Hz noise spectral density.
- Low 0.05 ppm/°C temperature drift.
- 3 mm × 3 mm LFCSP and TSSOP packaging.
Product Lifecycle Recommended for New Designs
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Precision DAC Error Budget Tool
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AD5512A Companion Parts
Recommended 2.5V External References
- For precision, ultralow noise: ADR421, ADR4525.
- For precision, ultralow noise and high output current: ADR431.
Recommended Output Amplifiers
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