LTC6406 - 3GHz, Low Noise, Rail-to-Rail Input Differential Amplifier/Driver
- Low Noise: 1.6nV/v√Hz RTI
- Low Power: 18mA at 3V
- Low Distortion (HD2/HD3):
–80dBc/–69dBc at 50MHz, 2VP-P
–104dBc/–90dBc at 20MHz, 2VP-P
- Rail-to-Rail Differential Input
- 2.7V to 3.5V Supply Voltage Range
- Fully Differential Input and Output
- Adjustable Output Common Mode Voltage
- 800MHz –3dB Bandwidth with AV = 1
- Gain-Bandwidth Product: 3GHz
- Low Power Shutdown
- Available in 8-Lead MSOP and Tiny 16-Lead 3mm x 3mm x 0.75mm QFN Packages
The LTC6406 is a very low noise, low distortion, fully differential input/output amplifier optimized for 3V, single supply operation. The LTC6406 input common mode range is rail-to-rail, while the output common mode voltage is independently adjustable by applying a voltage on the VOCM pin. This makes the LTC6406 ideal for level shifting signals with a wide common mode range for driving 12-bit to 16-bit single supply, differential input ADCs.
A 3GHz gain-bandwidth product results in 70dB linearity for 50MHz input signals. The LTC6406 is unity gain stable and the closed-loop bandwidth extends from DC to 800MHz. The output voltage swing extends from near-ground to 2V, to be compatible with a wide range of ADC converter input requirements. The LTC6406 draws only 18mA, and has a hardware shutdown feature which reduces current consumption to 300µA.
The LTC6406 is available in a compact 3mm x 3mm 16-pin leadless QFN package as well as an 8-lead MSOP package, and operates over a –40°C to 85°C temperature range.
CAD Symbols and Footprints: The downloadable Zip file below contains the schematic symbol and PCB footprints.
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- 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
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