# Capacitive divider (only for AC)

## Description

A voltage divider (potential divider) is a linear circuit that produces an output voltage that is a fraction of its input voltage. Voltage division refers to the partitioning of a voltage among the components of the divider

Related formulas## Variables

V_{out} | Output voltage (V) |

V_{in} | Input Voltage (V) |

C_{1} | Capacitance in series with C2 (F) |

C_{2} | Capacitance in series with C1 (F) |