0 Replies Latest reply on Feb 15, 2011 6:39 PM by content.librarian

    "Golden Gloves" ADC Match: SAR vs. Sigma-delta

    content.librarian

      In one corner, the current champion successive-approximation register (SAR) analog/digital converter (ADC); in the opposing corner, a relative newcomer to the A/D conversion scene, the sigma-delta (ΣΔ) ADC...

         

      Now the game starts...

         

      Please check out the these two articles comparing the performance of SAR and Signma-delta ADCs, and share your opion!

         

      http://www.eetimes.com/design/analog-design/4010439/-Golden-Gloves-A-D-Converter-Match-Successive-approximation-register-vs-sigma-delta-topology

         

      http://www.eetimes.com/design/analog-design/4208811/-Golden-Gloves--A-D-Converter-Match--Round-2--Successive-approximation-register-vs--sigma-delta-topology-Power-Efficiency-2