Features and Benefits
- 71.1dB SNR
- 88dB SFDR
- Low Power: 79mW/47mW/34mW
- Single 1.8V Supply
- CMOS, DDR CMOS or DDR LVDS Outputs
- Selectable Input Ranges: 1VP-P to 2VP-P
- 800MHz Full-Power Bandwidth S/H
- Optional Data Output Randomizer
- Optional Clock Duty Cycle Stabilizer
- Shutdown and Nap Modes
- Serial SPI Port for Configuration
- Pin Compatible 14-Bit and 12-Bit Versions
- 40-Pin (6mm × 6mm) QFN Package
The LTC2258-12/LTC2257-12/LTC2256-12 are sampling 12-bit A/D converters designed for digitizing high frequency, wide dynamic range signals. They are perfect for demanding communications applications with AC performance that includes 71.1dB SNR and 88dB spurious free dynamic range (SFDR). Ultralow jitter of 0.17psRMS allows undersampling of IF frequencies with excellent noise performance.
DC specs include ±0.3LSB INL (typical), ±0.1LSB DNL (typical) and no missing codes over temperature. The transition noise is a low 0.3LSBRMS.
The digital outputs can be either full rate CMOS, double data rate CMOS, or double data rate LVDS. A separate output power supply allows the CMOS output swing to range from 1.2V to 1.8V.
The ENC+ and ENC– inputs may be driven differentially or single-ended with a sine wave, PECL, LVDS, TTL or CMOS inputs. An optional clock duty cycle stabilizer allows high performance at full speed for a wide range of clock duty cycles.
- Cellular Base Stations
- Software Defined Radios
- Portable Medical Imaging
- Multi-Channel Data Acquisition
- Nondestructive Testing
Product Lifecycle Production
At least one model within this product family is in production and available for purchase. The product is appropriate for new designs but newer alternatives may exist.
Evaluation Kits (2)
DC1370A-L: Demo Board for the LTC2256-12 12-Bit, 25Msps Ultralow Power 1.8V ADCs
Software & Systems Requirements
Tools & Simulations
Technical Articles (1)
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