Microwave Journal

New UHF-band Oscillator Provides Ultra Low Phase Noise Performance for Fixed Wireless and Digital Radio Applications

April 14, 2008
SAN DIEGO, April 14, 2008: Z-Communications, Inc. is proud to announce the introduction of their new lead free, RoHS compliant oscillator (CLV0882E-LF) in UHF-band (822-943 MHz) featuring ultra low typical phase noise performance of –114dBc/Hz @10kHz offset. The unique design covers the bandwidth between 1-9 V with a typical tuning sensitivity of 30 MHz/V. It is designed to operate at 5V DC supply while drawing 22mA (typical) over the extended operating temperature range of -40º to 85º C. CLV0882E-LF is ideally suited for UHF bands applications that require low phase noise performance and linear tuning. CLV0882E-LF comes in Z-COMM’s industry standard MINI package measuring 0.50 in. x 0.50 in. x 0.22 in. This amazing VCO is ideal for automated surface mount assembly and reflow. This is available in tape and reel packaging for production requirements. For further information on this model or any other VCO/PLL product from Z-Communications, Inc., please contact our sales department via e-mail at sales@zcomm.com or call us at 858-621-2700 or you can visit our website at www.zcomm.com.