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Resolution (Bits) 10 DAC channels 1 Interface type I2C Output type Buffered Voltage Settling time (µs) 10 Features Cost Optimized, Low Power, Small Size, Smart DAC Reference: type Int Architecture String Rating Catalog Output range (Max) (mA/V) 5.5 Output range (Min) (mA/V) 1.8 Operating temperature range (C) -40 to 125 open-in-new Find other Precision DACs (<=10MSPS)

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WSON (DSG) 8 4 mm² 2 x 2 open-in-new Find other Precision DACs (<=10MSPS)

Features

  • 1 LSB INL and DNL (10-bit and 8-bit)
  • Wide operating range
    • Power supply: 1.8 V to 5.5 V
    • Temperature range: –40˚C to +125˚C
  • PMBus™ compatible I2C interface
    • Standard, Fast, and Fast+ modes
    • Digital slew rate control
    • 1.62-V VIH with VDD = 5.5 V
  • User-programmable nonvolatile memory (NVM/EEPROM)
    • Save and recall all register settings
  • Programmable waveform generation: Square, ramp, and sawtooth
  • Preprogrammed medical-alarm tone-generation mode: low, medium, and high priority alarms
  • Internal reference
  • Very low power: 0.2 mA at 1.8 V
  • Flexible startup: High impedance or 10K-GND
  • Tiny package: 8-pin WSON (2 mm × 2 mm)

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Description

The 10-bit DAC53401 and 8-bit DAC43401 (DACx3401) are a pin-compatible family of buffered voltage-output digital-to-analog converters (DACs). These devices consume very low power, and are available in a tiny 8-pin WSON package. The feature set combined with the tiny package and low power make the DACx3401 an excellent choice for applications such as LED and general-purpose bias point generation, power supply control, digitizers, PWM signal generation, and medical alarm tone generation.

These devices have nonvolatile memory (NVM), an internal reference, and a PMBus-compatible I2C interface. The DACx3401 operates with either an internal reference or the power supply as a reference, and provides full-scale output of 1.8 V to 5.5 V. The devices communicate through the I2C interface. These devices support I2C standard mode, fast mode, and fast+ mode.

The DACx3401 are feature rich, and include PMBus voltage margin commands, user-programmable power up to high impedance, standalone waveform generator, medical alarm tone generator, dedicated feedback pin, and more.

The DACx3401 operate within the temperature range of –40°C to +125°C.

 

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Design & development

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Hardware development

EVALUATION BOARD Download
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Description

The DAC53401 evaluation module (EVM) is an easy-to-use platform for evaluating the functionality and performance of the DAC53401 device. DAC53401 is a single-channel, buffered, low-voltage output, digital-to-analog converter (DAC) in 10-bit resolution. The device provides unipolar (...)

Features
  • Integral nonlinearity (INL): ±1 LSB (max) at 5-V output
  • Internal reference
  • I2C interface

Design tools & simulation

SIMULATION MODEL Download
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SIMULATION TOOL Download
PSpice® for TI design and simulation tool
PSPICE-FOR-TI — PSpice® for TI is a design and simulation environment that helps evaluate functionality of analog circuits. This full-featured, design and simulation suite uses an analog analysis engine from Cadence®. Available at no cost, PSpice for TI includes one of the largest model libraries in the (...)
Features
  • Leverages Cadence PSpice Technology
  • Preinstalled library with a suite of digital models to enable worst-case timing analysis
  • Dynamic updates ensure you have access to most current device models
  • Optimized for simulation speed without loss of accuracy
  • Supports simultaneous analysis of multiple products
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SIMULATION TOOL Download
SPICE-based analog simulation program
TINA-TI TINA-TI provides all the conventional DC, transient and frequency domain analysis of SPICE and much more. TINA has extensive post-processing capability that allows you to format results the way you want them. Virtual instruments allow you to select input waveforms and probe circuit nodes voltages (...)
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Analog engineer's calculator
ANALOG-ENGINEER-CALC — The Analog Engineer’s Calculator is designed to speed up many of the repetitive calculations that analog circuit design engineers use on a regular basis. This PC-based tool provides a graphical interface with a list of various common calculations ranging from setting op-amp gain with feedback (...)
Features
  • Expedites circuit design with analog-to-digital converters (ADCs) and digital-to-analog converters (DACs)
    • Noise calculations
    • Common unit translation
  • Solves common amplifier circuit design problems
    • Gain selections using standard resistors
    • Filter configurations
    • Total noise for common amplifier configurations
  • (...)
GERBER FILE Download
SLVC780.ZIP (138 KB)

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