Audio Codec ICs

In order to convert analogue audio into digital signals and back again, audio codec ICs are required. Codec is a combination of the words 'coder' and 'decoder, and the IC contains both a digital-to-analogue converter (DAC) and analogue-to-digital converter (ADC.) Audio codec chips are typically used in sound cards with an audio input and output, which means they can be used to both capture speech and allow speaker playback.



The RS Components range of audio codec integrated circuits includes high-quality models from leading brands.



How do Audio Codecs work?



The IC operates by first digitizing an analogue source. It achieves this by transforming a voltage level into a binary representation, commonly known as a pulse code modulation, or PCM. In order for this digital signal to be heard it must be converted back to analogue. This data conversion is handled by the ICs digital-analogue-converter.



Applications



Audio codec ICs are used to enhance the audio experience in many kinds of digital device and electronics. With different numbers of channels, sampling rates and input/output interface configurations, there are audio codec ICs available to suit your demands.



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    Description Price Codec Type Number of ADCs Number of DACs Number of Channels ADC/DAC Resolution Sampling Rate Interface Type Mounting Type Package Type Pin Count Number of ADC Inputs Number of DAC Outputs Power Supply Type Typical Operating Supply Voltage
    RS Stock No. 491-5681
    Mfr. Part No.CS4272-CZZ
    SGD11.44
    Each
    units
    - 2 2 Stereo 24bit 192ksps Serial-I2S, Serial-SPI Surface Mount TSSOP 28 2 2 Single 3.3 V, 5 V
    RS Stock No. 821-2245
    Mfr. Part No.SGTL5000XNAA3
    BrandNXP
    SGD3.58
    Each (In a Pack of 5)
    units
    Stereo Audio 1 1 2 24bit 96kHz Serial-I2C, Serial-SPI Surface Mount QFN 32 1 2 Single 1.62 → 3.6 V
    RS Stock No. 169-8305
    Mfr. Part No.CS4272-CZZ
    SGD10.96
    Each (In a Tube of 50)
    units
    - 2 2 Stereo 24bit 192ksps Serial-I2S, Serial-SPI Surface Mount TSSOP 28 2 2 Single 3.3 V, 5 V
    RS Stock No. 709-9142
    Mfr. Part No.TLV320AIC3204IRHBT
    SGD6.70
    Each
    units
    - 2 2 Stereo 32bit 192ksps Serial-I2C, Serial-SPI Surface Mount QFN 32 3 2 Single 1.8 V, 2.5 V, 3.3 V
    RS Stock No. 921-5135
    Mfr. Part No.TLV320AIC3204IRHBT
    SGD5.668
    Each (On a Reel of 250)
    units
    - 2 2 Stereo 32bit 192ksps Serial-I2C, Serial-SPI Surface Mount QFN 32 3 2 Single 1.8 V, 2.5 V, 3.3 V
    RS Stock No. 716-5845
    Mfr. Part No.CS42526-CQZ
    SGD15.69
    Each
    units
    General Purpose 2 6 Stereo 24bit 192ksps SPI Surface Mount LQFP 64 2 6 Single 5 V
    RS Stock No. 922-2751
    Mfr. Part No.TLV320AIC23BPW
    SGD10.202
    Each (In a Tube of 50)
    units
    - 2 2 Stereo 32bit 96ksps SPI Surface Mount TSSOP 28 3 4 Single 1.5 V, 3.3 V
    New
    RS Stock No. 191-4309
    Mfr. Part No.MAX9880AETM+
    SGD2.697
    Each (In a Tube of 50)
    units
    Stereo Audio 2 2 2 (ADC), 2 (DAC) - 8 → 48 (ADC) kHz, 8 → 96 (DAC) kHz - Surface Mount TQFN 48 2 2 Single 1.8 V
    RS Stock No. 404-386
    Mfr. Part No.TLV320AIC3104IRHBT
    SGD6.52
    Each
    units
    - 2 2 Stereo 24bit 96ksps Serial-I2C Surface Mount QFN 32 3 6 Single 1.8 V, 3.3 V
    New
    RS Stock No. 191-3745
    Mfr. Part No.MAX9860ETG+T
    SGD4.914
    Each (In a Pack of 5)
    units
    - 2 1 1 (DAC), 2 (ADC) 16bit 8 → 48kHz - - TQFN 24 - - Single 1.8 V
    New
    RS Stock No. 190-4758
    Mfr. Part No.MAX9860ETG+
    SGD2.054
    Each (In a Tube of 75)
    units
    - 2 1 1 (DAC), 2 (ADC) 16bit 8 → 48kHz - - TQFN 24 - - Single 1.8 V
    RS Stock No. 145-7115
    Mfr. Part No.TLV320AIC23BIPW
    SGD11.657
    Each (In a Tube of 50)
    units
    - 2 2 Stereo 32bit 96ksps SPI Surface Mount TSSOP 28 3 4 Single 1.5 V, 3.3 V
    New
    RS Stock No. 191-3576
    Mfr. Part No.MAX9867ETJ+T
    SGD5.402
    Each (In a Pack of 5)
    units
    Stereo Audio 2 2 2 (ADC), 2 (DAC) 18bit 8 → 48kHz - - TQFN 32 - - Single 1.8 V
    New
    RS Stock No. 191-3337
    Mfr. Part No.MAX9867ETJ+T
    SGD2.42
    Each (On a Reel of 2500)
    units
    Stereo Audio 2 2 2 (ADC), 2 (DAC) 18bit 8 → 48kHz - - TQFN 32 - - Single 1.8 V
    RS Stock No. 807-1693
    Mfr. Part No.ADAU1961WBCPZ
    SGD7.35
    Each
    units
    Stereo Audio 2 2 Stereo 24bit 96ksps Serial-2 Wire, Serial-4 Wire, Serial-I2C, Serial-SPI Surface Mount LFCSP 32 2 2 Single 3.3 V
    RS Stock No. 162-7022
    Mfr. Part No.PCM2906DB
    SGD20.947
    Each (In a Tube of 47)
    units
    - 1 1 Stereo 16bit 48ksps USB Surface Mount SSOP 28 2 2 Single 3.35 V, 5 V
    New
    RS Stock No. 190-5257
    Mfr. Part No.MAX9860ETG+
    SGD3.304
    Each (In a Pack of 5)
    units
    - 2 1 1 (DAC), 2 (ADC) 16bit 8 → 48kHz - - TQFN 24 - - Single 1.8 V
    RS Stock No. 819-7042
    Mfr. Part No.AD1937WBSTZ
    SGD13.16
    Each
    units
    Stereo Audio 4 8 12 24bit 192kHz Serial Surface Mount LQFP 64 4 8 Single 3.3 V
    RS Stock No. 158-0221
    Mfr. Part No.AD74111YRUZ
    SGD7.333
    Each (In a Tube of 96)
    units
    - 1 1 Mono 24bit 48ksps Serial Surface Mount TSSOP 16 1 1 Single 2.5 V, 3.3 V
    RS Stock No. 160-4474
    Mfr. Part No.AD1939WBSTZ
    SGD12.78
    Each (In a Tray of 160)
    units
    Stereo Audio 4 8 12 24bit 192kHz Serial Surface Mount LQFP 64 4 8 Single 3.3 V
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