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ADUM4160 Configuration

Question asked by alxgro on Jan 30, 2012
Latest reply on Mar 15, 2012 by MSCantrell

Hello everyone, I'm using an ADUM4160 for isolating an ECG device for my university project, the fact is that I'm designing a ECG system portable and I want to supply my device through the USB port, I have a 3.3v micro controller so I'm using a 3.3v regulator but I've only seen examples of how to connect the ADUM4160 using and external source for supplying the regulator but I don't want that, I want to use the USB port for supplying all the device.


In my design I have something like this:



Is this a wrong design?, what do you recommend?


I'm a little bit confused with this device, These are my first steps with USB communication so I've been struggling a little bit.  I hope someone can help me. Thanks.


bye the way, What is the difference between VDDx and VBUSx?