analog-to-digital converter

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Related to analog-to-digital converter: A/D converter, A/D conversion

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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This unprecedented dynamic range and flexible resolution are possible with the development of the Flex II analog-to-digital converter (ADC) technology, which uses an enhanced multibit delta-sigma converter and patented techniques for digital linearization.
The designs are leading-edge analog-to-digital converters (ADCs) and digital-to-analog converters (DACs) for use in areas such as digital photography, wireless networks and video.
Industry's lowest distortion differential amps deliver low noise, high bandwidth input to analog-to-digital converters used in high-speed communications and precision instrumentation applications.