Features and Benefits
- Buffered Voltage Outputs
- Double-Buffered Digital Inputs
- Microprocessor and TTL/CMOS Compatible
- Requires No External Adjustments
- Two- or Three-Wire Cascadable Serial Interface
- 16-Pin DIP/SO Package and 20-Pin LCC
- Operates from Single or Dual Supplies
The MAX500 is a quad, 8-bit, voltage-output digital-to-analog converter (DAC) with a cascadable serial interface. The IC includes four output buffer amplifiers and input logic for an easy-to-use, two- or three-wire serial interface. In a system with several MAX500s, only one serial data line is required to load all the DACs by cascading them. The MAX500 contains double-buffered logic and a 10-bit shift register that allows all four DACs to be updated simultaneously using one control signal. There are three reference inputs so the range of two of the DACs can be independently set while the other two DACs track each other.
The MAX500 achieves 8-bit performance over the full operating temperature range without external trimming.
- Arbitrary Function Generators
- Automated Test Equipment (ATE)
- Digital Gain and Offset Control
- Industrial Process Controls
- Minimum Component Count Analog Systems
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.
Documentation & Resources
MAX500 Reliability Data1/12/2023
MAX500 Companion Parts
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|Part Number||Material Declaration||Reliability Data||Pin/Package Drawing||CAD Symbols, Footprints & 3D Models|
|MAX500ACPE+||Material Declaration||Reliability Data||16-PDIP-300_MIL|
|MAX500ACWE+||Material Declaration||Reliability Data||Small-Outline IC, Wide (0.3in)|
|MAX500AEPE+||Material Declaration||Reliability Data||16-PDIP-300_MIL|
|MAX500AEWE+||Material Declaration||Reliability Data||Small-Outline IC, Wide (0.3in)|
|MAX500AEWE+T||Material Declaration||Reliability Data||Small-Outline IC, Wide (0.3in)|
|MAX500BCPE+||Material Declaration||Reliability Data||16-PDIP-300_MIL|
|MAX500BCWE+||Material Declaration||Reliability Data||Small-Outline IC, Wide (0.3in)|
|MAX500BEPE+||Material Declaration||Reliability Data||16-PDIP-300_MIL|
|MAX500BEWE+||Material Declaration||Reliability Data||Small-Outline IC, Wide (0.3in)|
|Wafer Fabrication Data||MAX500 Reliability Data|
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