Why do I need a separate amplifier to drive my ADC?
Good question, in many cases ADC inputs are not well suited to receive all types of signals directly from the source and require some signal conditioning. Below is a list of some common reasons why ADC drivers are required:
For more information on how to select the best driver for your circuit check out one of these webcast videos:
Driving ADCs Differentially: Part 1
Driving ADCs Differentially: Part 2
Driving Precision Converters: How to Select the Best Voltage Reference and Amplifier for your ADC Application
Driving High Performance ADCs in Communication Applications