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DMM # of digits versus ADC bits
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Old 2nd November 2019, 02:27 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Speedskater View Post
But a DMM also has a range switch.
So has a 'scope ...

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A useful ADC spec is ENOB, or effective number of bits. It accounts for non-linearities, noise, spurs and the like. It’s pretty common for the ENOB if an ADC to be a couple of bits less than the number of bits it reads.
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