sigma-delta ADC vs non sigma-delta ADC

Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by Gibson486, Jun 12, 2013.

  1. Gibson486

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    Jul 20, 2012
    Can anyone verify if I have this right? The sigma-delta version of an ADC takes samples and outputs based on the samples while a non sigma delta version simply outputs what it reads? I am kind of confused...It is kind of like the sigma delta does a weighted average?