Z-Communications, Inc. Press Release - 3/5/2009
Z-Comm Introduces the CRO0410A-LF Ultra Low Phase Noise UHF VCOSAN DIEGO, March 5, 2009: Z-Communications, Inc. announces a new RoHS compliant VCO (Voltage-Controlled Oscillator) model CRO0410A-LF in UHF band. The CRO0410A-LF operates from 390-430 MHz with a tuning voltage range of 0.5-4.5 Vdc. This VCO features a typical phase noise of -117 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz offset and a typical tuning sensitivity of 17 MHz/V.
The CRO0410A-LF is designed to deliver a typical output power of -4 dBm at 5 Vdc supply while drawing 36 mA (typical) over the temperature range of -30º to 70º C. This VCO features typical 2nd harmonic suppression of -15 dBc and comes in Z-Comm's industry standard MINI-16 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 CRO0410A-LF is also ideal for automated surface mount assembly and reflow.
CRO0410A-LF is well suited for base station and portable radio applications that require ultra low phase noise performance. Additional specifications for this product can be found on-line at
For further information on this model or any other product from Z-Communications, Inc. please contact our Applications department via e-mail at email@example.com or call us at 858-621-2700.
About Z-Communications, Inc.
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.