LT1167 - Single Resistor Gain Programmable, Precision Instrumentation Amplifier


  • Single Gain Set Resistor: G = 1 to 10,000
  • Gain Error: G = 10, 0.08% Max
  • Input Offset Voltage Drift: 0.3µV/°C Max
  • Meets IEC 1000-4-2 Level 4 ESD Tests with Two External 5k Resistors
  • Gain Nonlinearity: G = 10, 10ppm Max
  • Input Offset Voltage: G = 10, 60µV Max
  • Input Bias Current: 350pA Max
  • PSRR at G = 1: 105dB Min
  • CMRR at G = 1: 90dB Min
  • Supply Current: 1.3mA Max
  • Wide Supply Range: ±2.3V to ±18V
  • 1kHz Voltage Noise: 7.5nV/√Hz
  • 0.1Hz to 10Hz Noise: 0.28µVP-P
  • Available in 8-Pin PDIP and SO Packages

Typical Application

LT1167 Typical Application
LT1167 Typical Application


The LT1167 is a low power, precision instrumentation amplifier that requires only one external resistor to set gains of 1 to 10,000. The low voltage noise of 7.5nV/√Hz (at 1kHz) is not compromised by low power dissipation (0.9mA typical for ± 2.3V to ±15V supplies).

The part’s high accuracy (10ppm maximum nonlinearity, 0.08% max gain error (G = 10)) is not degraded even for load resistors as low as 2k. The LT1167 is laser trimmed for very low input offset voltage (40μV max), drift (0.3μV/°C), high CMRR (90dB, G = 1) and PSRR (105dB, G = 1). Low input bias currents of 350pA max are achieved with the use of superbeta processing. The output can handle capacitive loads up to 1000pF in any gain configuration while the inputs are ESD protected up to 13kV (human body). The LT1167 with two external 5k resistors passes the IEC 1000-4-2 level 4 specification.

The LT1167, offered in 8-pin PDIP and SO packages, requires significantly less PC board area than discrete multi op amp and resistor designs.

The LT1167-1 offers the same performance as the LT1167, but its input current characteristic at high common mode voltage better supports applications with high input impedance (see the Applications Information section).


CAD Symbols and Footprints: The downloadable Zip file below contains the schematic symbol and PCB footprints.

For complete and up to date package information and drawings, please refer to our packaging page

Part Number Package Code Temp Package
LT1167ACN8#PBF N-8 N C 05-08-1510 (N8) Yes
LT1167ACS8-1#PBF SO-8 S8 C 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167ACS8-1#TRPBF SO-8 S8 C 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167ACS8#PBF SO-8 S8 C 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167ACS8#TRPBF SO-8 S8 C 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167AIN8#PBF N-8 N I 05-08-1510 (N8) Yes
LT1167AIS8-1#PBF SO-8 S8 I 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167AIS8-1#TRPBF SO-8 S8 I 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167AIS8#PBF SO-8 S8 I 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167AIS8#TRPBF SO-8 S8 I 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167CN8#PBF N-8 N C 05-08-1510 (N8) Yes
LT1167CS8-1#PBF SO-8 S8 C 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167CS8-1#TRPBF SO-8 S8 C 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167CS8#PBF SO-8 S8 C 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167CS8#TRPBF SO-8 S8 C 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167IN8#PBF N-8 N I 05-08-1510 (N8) Yes
LT1167IS8-1#PBF SO-8 S8 I 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167IS8-1#TRPBF SO-8 S8 I 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167IS8#PBF SO-8 S8 I 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes
LT1167IS8#TRPBF SO-8 S8 I 05-08-1610 (S8) Yes

LT1167 Package Drawing

Order Info

  • Part numbers ending in PBF are lead free. Solder plated terminal finish (SnPb) versions are non-standard and special terms and conditions and pricing applies if available. Please contact LTC marketing for information.
  • Part numbers containing TR or TRM are shipped in tape and reel or 500 unit mini tape and reel, respectively
  • Please refer to our general ordering information or the product datasheet for more details

Package Variations and Pricing

Part Number Package Temp Price
LT1167ACN8#PBF N-8 C $6.45 $5.55 Yes
LT1167ACS8-1#PBF SO-8 C $6.45 $5.55 Yes
LT1167ACS8-1#TRPBF SO-8 C $5.61 Yes
LT1167ACS8#PBF SO-8 C $6.45 $5.55 Yes
LT1167ACS8#TRPBF SO-8 C $5.61 Yes
LT1167AIN8#PBF N-8 I $7.40 $6.40 Yes
LT1167AIS8-1#PBF SO-8 I $7.40 $6.40 Yes
LT1167AIS8-1#TRPBF SO-8 I $6.46 Yes
LT1167AIS8#PBF SO-8 I $7.40 $6.40 Yes
LT1167AIS8#TRPBF SO-8 I $6.46 Yes
LT1167CN8#PBF N-8 C $3.70 $3.20 Yes
LT1167CS8-1#PBF SO-8 C $3.70 $3.20 Yes
LT1167CS8-1#TRPBF SO-8 C $3.26 Yes
LT1167CS8#PBF SO-8 C $3.70 $3.20 Yes
LT1167CS8#TRPBF SO-8 C $3.26 Yes
LT1167IN8#PBF N-8 I $4.30 $3.70 Yes
LT1167IS8-1#PBF SO-8 I $4.30 $3.70 Yes
LT1167IS8-1#TRPBF SO-8 I $3.76 Yes
LT1167IS8#PBF SO-8 I $4.30 $3.70 Yes
LT1167IS8#TRPBF SO-8 I $3.76 Yes
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