Block Category: Arithmetic

Inputs: Real, complex, or fixed-point scalars

Description: The convert block converts the data type of the input signal. To check for overflow errors, activate Warn Numeric Overflow.

Radix Point: This parameter is greyed out if Scaled Int is not selected in the drop-down box. It represents the number of bits provided for the integral part of the number. The difference between the word size and the radix point represents the mantissa (or fractional part of the number.)

Word Size: Specifies the word size in bits.