LM358P: Dual op-amp, 3V-36V supply, 1.2MHz GBW, 300µA/ch
Texas Instruments

The LM358P is a part of Texas Instruments' industry-standard family of dual operational amplifiers (op-amps), designed for cost-sensitive applications requiring a combination of high performance and low power consumption. This component includes two high-voltage (36V) operational amplifiers, making it suitable for a wide range of applications.

Key features of the LM358P include a wide supply voltage range of 3V to 36V, low quiescent current of 300µA per channel, and a unity-gain bandwidth of 1.2MHz. These characteristics make the LM358P an excellent choice for applications requiring efficient power usage without compromising on performance. The component also boasts a common-mode input voltage range that includes ground, enabling direct sensing near ground.

Key Specifications and Features

  • Supply voltage range: 3V to 36V
  • Quiescent current: 300µA per channel
  • Unity-gain bandwidth: 1.2MHz
  • Common-mode input voltage range includes ground
  • Input offset voltage max: 2mV at 25°C (BA version), 3mV at 25°C (A, B versions)
  • Operating ambient temperature: -40°C to 85°C
  • High ESD protection: 2kV (HBM)
  • Integrated RF and EMI filter (B, BA versions)

LM358P Datasheet

LM358P datasheet (PDF)


  • Power supply units
  • Motor control systems
  • Desktop PCs and motherboards
  • Air conditioners
  • Washers, dryers, and refrigerators
  • AC inverters and voltage frequency drives
  • Uninterruptible power supplies
  • Electronic point-of-sale systems


Operational Amplifiers

General information

Operational amplifiers (op-amps) are fundamental components in electronic circuits, serving a wide array of functions from amplification to voltage comparison and mathematical operations. The versatility of op-amps makes them indispensable in both analog and digital electronics. When selecting an op-amp, engineers consider factors such as supply voltage range, bandwidth, input and output characteristics, and power consumption.

The LM358P is a dual operational amplifier, meaning it contains two op-amps in a single package. This configuration is particularly useful for applications requiring multiple amplifiers without consuming additional space. The wide supply voltage range allows for flexibility in various power environments, while the low quiescent current helps in minimizing power consumption.

Moreover, the LM358P's ability to operate with a common-mode input voltage that includes ground makes it ideal for direct sensing applications. Its high ESD protection and integrated filters also ensure reliability in harsh environments. When choosing an op-amp like the LM358P, engineers should evaluate the specific requirements of their application, including the needed bandwidth, power efficiency, and environmental resilience.

PartsBox Popularity Index

  • Business: 2/10
  • Hobby: 8/10

Electronic Component Database

Popular electronic components