Encyclopedia > Digitizer

  Article Content


In telecommunication, the term digitizer has the following meanings:

1. A device that converts an analog signal into a digital representation of the analog signal.

Note: A digitizer usually samples the analog signal at a constant sampling rate[?] and encodes each sample into a numeric representation of the amplitude value of the sample.

2. A device that converts the position of a point on a surface into digital coordinate data.

Source: from Federal Standard 1037C and from MIL-STD-188

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article
French resistance

... was reputedly flamboyant Peter Churchill (no relation to Winston). Secret Intelligence Service and Special Air Service also sent agents to France. Because US ...

This page was created in 27.4 ms