analog-to-digital converter

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analog-to-digital (A/D) converter

a device for converting analog information, such as temperature or electrocardiographic waveforms, into digital form for processing by a digital computer.
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They also have upscale features such as 10-bit A-D converters, which provide four times the resolution of the 8-bit A-D converters commonly found in competing low-end solutions.
3V-only device that consists of dual six-bit A-D converters, QPSK satellite demodulation technology, Reed-Soloman and Deinterleaver error-correction circuitry, and is compatible with any major communications microprocessor that a customer chooses to use.