Line Interface ICs

Line interface ICs (integrated circuits) are semiconductor devices that have been manufactured to manage communications going in and out of a computer system. These types of interface ICs are widely utilised within communication circuits of computer system units such as ethernet ports.

Types of line interface ICs

There are a wide range of these semiconductor interface ICs that have varied operating functions such as;

Differential line drivers - Differential line drivers are electrical devices that convey analogue signals, audio or otherwise, across distances with minimal noise pick up. Information in differential line drivers is transmitted using two complementary signals. They send the same electrical signal as two different signals, each on a conductor of its own. The conductors can either be traces on a circuit board or wires that are twisted together.

The voltage between the two signals and not the difference between a single wire and earth (a common return path for electric current), prompts a response by the receiving circuit. Differential line drivers resist electromagnetic noise once the difference between wires has been detected by the receiving circuit.

Line drivers - The main operating function for these types of ICs are for driving a load such as a transmission line. Output impedance can be matched to that of -the transmission line. Drivers ICs are used within digital systems for communicating digital signals across cables.

Differential line receivers - Differential line receivers are ICs that can interpret differential voltage signals into standard logic signals. They are often combined with differential voltage drivers to form transceivers.

Line Transceivers - Transceivers are ICs that are used in electronic equipment to enable the ability to send signals from a transmitter, through a channel interconnect, and then into a receiver on the opposite end of the line.

Line transmitters - Transmitters ICs are designed for multipoint data transmission used for Signal Processing and Industrial applications.

Applications of line interface ICs

These types of interface ICs are used in a wide array of applications such as;

  • LED displays
  • Network switches
  • Telecom infrastructure
  • Signal processing
  • Dynamic range processors
  • Digital effects processors

...
Read more Read less

Filters

Viewing 1 - 20 of 3058 products
Results per page
Description Price Logic Family Logic Function IC Type Number of Channels per Chip Input Type Output Type Polarity Mounting Type Number of Transmitters Package Type Pin Count Maximum High Level Output Current Maximum Low Level Output Current Maximum Propagation Delay Time @ Maximum CL
RS Stock No. 522-8411
Mfr. Part No.SSM2142SZ
PHP436.84
Each
units
- - Differential Line Driver 1 - - - Surface Mount - SOIC W 16 - - -
RS Stock No. 660-8284
Mfr. Part No.SN75188DR
PHP25.421
Each (In a Pack of 10)
units
- - Line Transmitter - - - - Surface Mount 4 (RS-232) SOIC 14 - - -
RS Stock No. 169-5537
Mfr. Part No.SN75188DR
PHP17.598
Each (On a Reel of 250)
units
- - Line Transmitter - - - - Surface Mount 4 (RS-232) SOIC 14 - - -
RS Stock No. 308-297
Mfr. Part No.SN74LS240N
PHP48.88
Each
units
LS Buffer, Line Driver Buffer & Line Driver 8 Single Ended 3 State Inverting Through Hole - PDIP 20 -15mA 24mA 18 ns @ 5 V
RS Stock No. 732-9421
Mfr. Part No.MAX3323EEUE+
PHP428.85
Each
units
- - - - - - - Surface Mount 1 TSSOP 16 - - -
RS Stock No. 285-8003
Mfr. Part No.INA134PA
PHP180.08
Each
units
- - Differential Line Receiver 1 - - - Through Hole - PDIP 8 - - -
RS Stock No. 100-3798
Mfr. Part No.INA134PA
PHP155.93
Each (In a Tube of 50)
units
- - Differential Line Receiver 1 - - - Through Hole - PDIP 8 - - -
RS Stock No. 545-5786
Mfr. Part No.LTC485CN8#PBF
PHP177.40
Each
units
- - Line Transceiver - Differential - - Through Hole 1 PDIP 8 - - -
RS Stock No. 413-005
Mfr. Part No.ADM202EARWZ
PHP95.824
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
- - Line Transceiver - Single Ended - - Surface Mount 2 SOIC W 16 - - -
RS Stock No. 145-0365
Mfr. Part No.LTC485CN8#PBF
PHP150.771
Each (In a Tube of 50)
units
- - Line Transceiver - Differential - - Through Hole 1 PDIP 8 - - -
RS Stock No. 368-6231
Mfr. Part No.SN74LS240N
PHP43.943
Each (In a Tube of 20)
units
LS Buffer, Line Driver Buffer & Line Driver 8 Single Ended 3 State Inverting Through Hole - PDIP 20 -15mA 24mA 18 ns @ 5 V
RS Stock No. 709-2289
Mfr. Part No.SN75161BN
PHP180.59
Each
units
- - Line Transceiver - Single Ended - - Through Hole 8 PDIP 20 - - -
RS Stock No. 121-8312
Mfr. Part No.AM26LS32ACN
PHP73.574
Each (In a Tube of 25)
units
- - Line Receiver - Differential - - Through Hole - PDIP 16 - - -
RS Stock No. 308-332
Mfr. Part No.SN74LS244N
PHP52.99
Each
units
LS Buffer, Line Driver Buffer & Line Driver 8 Single Ended 3 State Non-Inverting Through Hole - PDIP 20 -15mA 24mA 18 ns @ 5 V
RS Stock No. 443-299
Mfr. Part No.AM26LS32ACN
PHP81.81
Each
units
- - Line Receiver - Differential - - Through Hole - PDIP 16 - - -
RS Stock No. 162-7531
Mfr. Part No.SN75161BN
PHP162.996
Each (In a Tube of 20)
units
- - Line Transceiver - - - - Through Hole - PDIP 20 - - -
RS Stock No. 517-3131
Mfr. Part No.AM26LS32ACD
PHP81.838
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
- - Quad Line Receiver - Differential - - Surface Mount - SOIC 16 - - -
RS Stock No. 162-7532
Mfr. Part No.SN75182N
PHP171.843
Each (In a Tube of 25)
units
- - Line Receiver - Differential - - Through Hole - PDIP 14 - - -
RS Stock No. 539-9901
Mfr. Part No.TC74HC365AP(F)
BrandToshiba
PHP50.704
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
HC Buffer, Line Driver Buffer & Line Driver 6 Single Ended 3 State Non-Inverting Through Hole - PDIP 16 -7.8mA 7.8mA 130 ns @ 2 V
RS Stock No. 709-2009
Mfr. Part No.SN74HC125N
PHP21.914
Each (In a Pack of 10)
units
HC Buffer, Line Driver Buffer & Line Driver 4 Single Ended 3 State Non-Inverting Through Hole - PDIP 14 -7.8mA 7.8mA 150 ns @ 2 V