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Single-Ended Open-Loop Level Shifter Circuit

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000032709D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Nov-10
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Nov-10

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

The current invention relies on a pull-up or pull-down resistor in the first stage of a level shifter circuit. The second, buffer stage ensures rail-to-rail output with adequate power to drive a load.