Z-Communications, Inc. Press Release 9-18-2008
V604ME08-LF Features Low Phase Noise
SAN DIEGO, September
18, 2008: Z-Communications, Inc. announces a new RoHS compliant VCO (Voltage-Controlled Oscillator) model
V604ME08-LF in L-band. The V604ME08-LF operates from 1680-1985 MHz with a tuning voltage range of 1-10 Vdc. This
VCO features a typical phase noise of -99 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz offset and a typical tuning sensitivity of 56 MHz/V.
The V604ME08-LF is designed to deliver a typical output power of 6.75 dBm at 9 Vdc supply while drawing
22 mA (typical) over the temperature range of -40º to 85º C. This VCO comes in Z-Comm’s industry standard MINI package
measuring 0.50 in. x 0.50 in. x 0.22 in. It is available in tape and reel packaging for production requirements.
The V604ME08-LF is also ideal for automated surface mount assembly and reflow.
is well suited for fixed wireless and portable radio applications that require low phase noise performance. Additional
specifications for this product can be found online at
For further information on this model or any other product from Z-Communications, Inc. please contact our Applications
department via e-mail at
or call us at 858-621-2700.
Part Number: V604ME08-LF
Contact: Z-Communications, Inc.
Technical Support –
Z-Communications, Inc. is a pioneer in developing Voltage Controlled Oscillators (VCO) and
Phase Locked Loop (PLL) synthesizers for the commercial marketplace since 1987 and headquartered in 9939 Via Pasar,
San Diego, CA 92126.
With devoted customers, Z-Communications, Inc. serves wireless and communication industries
by providing the most effective and competitively priced RF/microwave components, as well as custom component designed
to meet customer specific needs. Our sophisticated automated manufacturing facility, located in the US at our headquarters
in San Diego guarantees a high level of repeatability, reproducibility and control. For more information please
visit us at
www.zcomm.com or contact our sales department.