Features Ultra Low Phase Noise.

SAN DIEGO, December 2, 2008: Z-Communications, Inc. announces a new RoHS compliant VCO (Voltage-Controlled Oscillator) model ZRO0833A1LF in UHF band. The ZRO0833A1LF operates from 826-841 MHz with a tuning voltage range of 0.3-4.7 Vdc. This VCO features a typical phase noise of -122 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz offset and a typical tuning sensitivity of 5 MHz/V.

The ZRO0833A1LF is designed to deliver a typical output power of -4 dBm at 5 Vdc supply while drawing 13 mA (typical) over the temperature range of -40º to 85º C. This VCO features typical 2nd harmonic suppression of -15 dBc and comes in Z-Comm’s industry standard MINI-16-SM package measuring 0.5 in. x 0.5 in. x 0.22 in. It is available in tape and reel packaging for production requirements. The ZRO0833A1LF is also ideal for automated surface mount assembly and reflow.

ZRO0833A1LF is well suited for digital radio and satellite communication applications that require ultra low phase noise performance. Clickherefor additional specifications on this product.