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MCP4013 Series Low-Cost 64-Step Volatile Digital Potentiometer

Mfr. Name: Microchip
Standard Pkg:
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Date Code: 2006
Product Specification Section
Technical Attributes
Attributes Table
No of Positions: 64
No of Channels: 1
Interface: 2-Wire
Wiper Storage: Volatile
Resistance: 10kΩ
Tolerance: ±20%
Supply Voltage: 1.8V to 5.5V
Supply Current: 1µA
Operating Temp Range: -40°C to +125°C
Wiper Resistance: 325Ω
Temp Coefficient (ppm/C): 150ppm/°C
Package Style:  SOT-23-6 (SOT-26)
Mounting Method: Surface Mount
Features & Applications
The MCP4013T-103E/CH is a Low-Cost 6-bit (64 wiper steps) Volatile Digital Potentiometer with operating voltage of 1.8 V to 5.5 V and 10 kΩ resistance, available in SOT-23-6 package.  

The potentiometers are programmed/reprogrammed through a simple up/down serial interface and offer a variety of configurations simplifying design while minimizing cost, package size and pin count.


  • Volatile Digital Potentiometer in SOT-23, SOIC, MSOP and DFN packages
  • 64 Taps: 63 Resistors with Taps to terminal A and terminal B
  • Simple Up/Down (U/D) Protocol
  • Power-on Recall of Default Wiper Setting - Custom POR wiper settings available (contact factory)
  • Resistance Values: 2.1 kΩ, 5 kΩ, 10 kΩ or 50 kΩ
  • Low Tempco:
    • Absolute (Rheostat): 50 ppm (0°C to 70°C typ.)
    • Ratiometric (Potentiometer): 10 ppm (typ.)
  • Low Wiper Resistance: 75Ω (typ.)
  • High-Voltage Tolerant Digital Inputs: Up to 12.5V
  • Low-Power Operation: 1 μA Max Static Current
  • Wide Operating Voltage Range:
    • 1.8 V to 5.5 V - Device Operation
    • 2.7 V to 5.5 V - Resistor Characteristics Specified
  • Extended Temperature Range: -40°C to +125°C
  • Wide Bandwidth (-3 dB) Operation: 4 MHz (typ.) for 2.1 kΩ device
Pricing Section
Web Price:
USD Each

$7.00 reeling fee is amortized over the number of components for each reel.
Mini-Reels are a custom product and are non-cancelable and non-returnable.

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