EVALUATION BOARD DESCRIPTION
The EVAL-AD5421 is a full-featured evaluation board, designed to allow the user to easily evaluate all features of the AD5421 loop-powered 4 mA to 20 mA DAC. The AD5421 pins are accessible at on-board connectors for external connection. The AD5421 evaluation board is controlled via the PC’s USB port in conjunction with Analog Device’s system demonstration platform board. The SDP board allows the evaluation board to be controlled through the USB port of a Windows® XP (SP2 or later) or Vista-based (32-bit) PC using the AD5421 evaluation software. The AD5421 serial interface is also accessible at the testpoint connections on the board.
Full-featured evaluation board for the AD5421
PC control in conjunction with Analog Devices, Inc.,
system demonstration platform (SDP)
PC software for control
DC power supply unit
SDP for PC control (EVAL-SDP-CB1Z)
Voltmeter or ammeter
Analog Devices, Inc. Introduction - Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI) defines innovation and excellence in signal processing. ADI's analog, mixed-signal, and digital signal processing (DSP) integrated circuits (IC) play a fundamental role in converting, conditioning, and processing real-world phenomena such as light, sound, temperature, motion, and pressure into electrical signals to be used in a wide array of electronic equipment. ADI is synonymous with high performance among electronics manufacturers and we collaborate with our customers to define the very best in the quality of the user experience. That means the clearest image, crispest sound, and optimum interface, size and performance in thousands of entertainment, medical, communications, industrial and other applications.