VCO exhibits phase noise of -103 dBc/Hz at 10 kHz offset.

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Operating from 2,850-3,210 MHz with control voltage range of 0.5-14 V, CVCO55CC-2850-3210 features phase noise of -103 dBc/Hz at 10 kHz offset and output power of +4.0 dBm. Input voltage is 8V with max current consumption of 35 mA. Pulling and pushing are minimized to 1.00 MHz and 3.00 MHz/V, respectively, and second harmonic suppression is -15 dBc, typ. CVCO55CC-2850-3210 is packaged in industry-standard 0.5 x 0.5-in. SMD package.

Original Press Release:

New 2850-3210 MHz VCO from Crystek Corporation

Fort Myers, FL, November 26, 2008 - Crystek's CVCO55CC-2850-3210 VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) operates from 2850 MHz to 3210 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.5V~14V. This VCO features a typical phase noise of -103 dBc/Hz @ 10KHz offset and has excellent linearity. Output power is typically +4.0 dBm.

The model CVCO55CC-2850-3210 is packaged in the industry-standard 0.5-in. x 0.5-in. SMD package. Input voltage is 8V, with a max current consumption of 35 mA. Pulling and Pushing are minimized to 1.00 MHz and 3.00 MHz/V, respectively. Second harmonic suppression is -15 dBc typical.

The CVCO55CC-2850-3210 is ideal for use in applications such as digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, satellite communications systems, and base stations.

Pricing for the CVCO55CC-2850-3210 will start at $18.46 ea. in volume. For additional pricing details, contact Crystek Corporation.

Crystek Corporation® is a leading manufacturer of Frequency Control Products - quartz crystals, XOs (clock oscillators), TCXOs (temperature compensated oscillators), VCOs (voltage controlled oscillators), VCXOs (voltage controlled crystal oscillators), and TCVCXOs (temperature compensated voltage controlled oscillators). Founded in 1958, Crystek's capabilities include custom manufacturing of quartz crystal and oscillators from quartz bars through packaged and tested finished products. Crystek's facilities include climate controlled manufacturing plants and state-of-the-art product validation centers. Crystek's on-site warehousing facility boasts an inventory of more than five million items, which allows the company to respond to most customer requests on a next day basis.

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Crystek Corporation,
12730 Commonwealth Drive,
Ft. Myers,
FL 33913.
Tel: 800-237-3061
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