To assist circuit design and system engineers with their operating speed and lower-operating voltage level-translation needs, Texas Instruments offers a comprehensive voltage translation portfolio including dual-supply level translators, auto-direction sensing translators for both push-pull buffered and open-drain applications and hybrid application-specific translators optimized for today’s constantly emerging signal standards. Translation devices are needed in various markets such as consumer electronic, portable, computing, and networking applications wherever the need exists to interface lower operating processors with higher operating legacy peripherals.