DAC8552

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16-Bit, Dual-Channel, Ultralow Glitch, Voltage Output, Digital to Analog Converter

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Parameters

Resolution (Bits) 16 DAC channels 2 Interface type SPI Output type Buffered Voltage Settling time (µs) 10 Features Reference: type Ext Architecture String Rating Catalog Output range (Max) (mA/V) 5.5 Output range (Min) (mA/V) 0 Operating temperature range (C) -40 to 105 open-in-new Find other Precision DACs (<=10MSPS)

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VSSOP (DGK) 8 15 mm² 3 x 4.9 open-in-new Find other Precision DACs (<=10MSPS)

Features

  • Relative Accuracy: 4LSB
  • Glitch Energy: 0.15nV-s
  • MicroPower Operation: 155µA per Channel at 2.7V
  • Power-On Reset to Zero-Scale
  • Power Supply: 2.7V to 5.5V
  • 16-Bit Monotonic Over Temperature
  • Settling Time: 10µs to ±0.003% FSR
  • Ultra-Low AC Crosstalk: -100dB Typ
  • Low-Power Serial Interface with Schmitt-Triggered Inputs
  • On-Chip Output Buffer Amplifier with Rail-to-Rail Operation
  • Double-Buffered Input Architecture
  • Simultaneous or Sequential Output Update and Power-down
  • Available in a Tiny MSOP-8 Package
  • APPLICATIONS
    • Portable Instrumentation
    • Closed-Loop Servo Control
    • Process Control
    • Data Acquisition Systems
    • Programmable Attenuation
    • PC Peripherals

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Description

The DAC8552 is a 16-bit, dual channel, voltage output digital-to-analog converter (DAC) offering low power operation and a flexible serial host interface. Each on-chip precision output amplifier allows rail-to-rail output swing to be achieved over the supply range of 2.7V to 5.5V. The device supports a standard 3-wire serial interface capable of operating with input data clock frequencies up to 30MHz for VDD = 5V.

The DAC8552 requires an external reference voltage to set the output range of each DAC channel. Also incorporated into the device is a power-on reset circuit which ensures that the DAC outputs power up at zero-scale and remain there until a valid write takes place. The DAC8552 provides a flexible power-down feature, accessed over the serial interface, that reduces the current consumption of the device to 700nA at 5V.

The low-power consumption of this device in normal operation makes it ideally suited for portable, battery-operated equipment and other low-power applications. The power consumption is 0.5mW per channel at 2.7V, reducing to 1µW in power-down mode.

The DAC8552 is available in a MSOP-8 package with a specified operating temperature range of -40°C to +105°C.

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* Datasheet 16-Bit, Dual Channel, Ultralow Glitch Voltage Output Digital to Analog Converter datasheet (Rev. A) Oct. 20, 2006
User guides DAC8550/51/52 EVM (Rev. A) Sep. 18, 2006

Design & development

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Software development

IDES, CONFIGURATION, COMPILERS & DEBUGGERS Download
DCPFREETOOL Software Plug-In to Code Composer Studio
DCPFREETOOL The data converter support plug-in is a free tool, which allows the user of Code Composer Studio™ to create initialization data and configuration software for Texas Instruments data converters based on inputs on a graphical user interface.

IMPORTANT: Please read the following before downloading the (...)

Features

The data converter support plug-in (DCP) is a component of TI's Code Composer Studio™ and offers easy-to-use windows for the "point-and-click" configuration of TI's data converters from within the integrated development environment (IDE), preventing illegal combinations of settings. The DCP (...)

PROGRAMMING TOOLS Download
DXP DAC Exerciser Program
DXP DAC Exerciser Program (DXP)is a software tool from Texas Instruments for evaluating DACs without the requirements of expensive pattern generators or writing complex software. When used with a Texas Instruments DAC EVM and a modular motherboard, it allows for simple and easy digital signal generation (...)
Features
  • Modular design allows additional EVMs to be supported
  • Graphical user interface provides easy setup to send signals to a DAC
SUPPORT SOFTWARE Download
SBAC212.ZIP (192743 KB)

Design tools & simulation

SIMULATION MODELS Download
SLAM091.ZIP (6 KB) - IBIS Model
SIMULATION TOOLS 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
  • (...)
SIMULATION TOOLS 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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CALCULATION TOOLS Download
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
  • (...)

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