Fort Myers, Fla. Crystek Corp. has released a voltage controlled oscillator (VCO) that operates from 800 MHz to 1600 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.5 V to 19 V. The CVCO55CW-0800-1600 VCO features a typical phase noise of -100 dBc/Hz at 10 KHz offset and is said to offer excellent linearity.
The model CVCO55CW-0800-1600, housed in a 0.5. x 0.5-inch SMD package, offers an input voltage of 11.5 V and a maximum current consumption of 30 mA. Pulling and pushing are minimized to 5.00 MHz and 1.00 MHz/V, respectively. Second harmonic suppression is -10 dBc typical.
The CVCO55CW-0800-1600 is suitable for applications such as digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, satellite communications systems, and base stations.
Pricing: Starts at $10.39 ea. in volume.
Product information: VCOs
Crystek Corp., 1-800-237-3061 or 239-561-3311, www.crystek.com