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Two-/Four-Channel, I²C, 7-Bit Sink/Source Current DAC

Low-Cost, Sink/Source Current DACs Simplify Power-Supply Margin Testing

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Key Features

Applications/Uses

Parametric specs for Precision DACs (< 1MHz)
Resolution (bits) 7
# Channels 4
Interface Serial - I2C
Output Type Current- Buffered
Reference Ext.
INL (±LSB) (max) 1
Supply Range (V) (min) 2.7
Supply Range (V) (max) 5.5
ICC (mA) (max) 0.25
Package/Pins TDFN/14
Oper. Temp. (°C) -40 to +85
Budgetary
Price (See Notes)
0.95
Parametric specs for Precision DACs (< 1MHz)
Resolution (bits) 7
# Channels 4
Interface Serial - I2C
Output Type Current- Buffered
Reference Ext.
INL (±LSB) (max) 1
Supply Range (V) (min) 2.7
Supply Range (V) (max) 5.5
ICC (mA) (max) 0.25
Package/Pins TDFN/14
Oper. Temp. (°C) -40 to +85
Budgetary
Price (See Notes)
0.95
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Parameters

Parametric specs for Precision DACs (&lt; 1MHz)
Resolution (bits) 7
# Channels 4
Interface Serial - I2C
Output Type Current- Buffered
Reference Ext.
INL (±LSB) (max) 1
Supply Range (V) (min) 2.7
Supply Range (V) (max) 5.5
ICC (mA) (max) 0.25
Package/Pins TDFN/14
Oper. Temp. (°C) -40 to +85
Budgetary
Price (See Notes)
0.95

Key Features

  • Two (DS4422) or Four (DS4424) Current DACs
  • Full-Scale Current 50µA to 200µA
  • Full-Scale Range for Each DAC Determined by External Resistors
  • 127 Settings Each for Sink and Source Modes
  • I²C-Compatible Serial Interface
  • Two Address Input Pins Allow Four Devices on Same I²C Bus
  • Low Cost
  • Small Package (14-Pin, 3mm x 3mm TDFN)
  • -40°C to +85°C Temperature Range
  • 2.7V to 5.5V Operating Range

Applications/Uses

  • Adjustable Current Sink or Source
  • Power-Supply Adjustment
  • Power-Supply Margining

Description

The DS4422 and DS4424 contain two or four I²C programmable current DACs that are each capable of sinking and sourcing current up to 200μA. Each DAC output has 127 sink and 127 source settings that are programmed using the I²C interface. The current DAC outputs power up in a high-impedance state.

Simplified Block Diagram

DS4422, DS4424: Typical Operating Circuit DS4422, DS4424: Typical Operating Circuit Zoom icon

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