Z-Comm Introduces CR2690A-LF S-Band VCO
VCO: CRO2690A-LF Features Low Phase Noise
Diego, CA, July 16, 2010 --
Z-Communications, Inc. announces a new RoHS compliant VCO
(Voltage-Controlled Oscillator) model
CRO2690A-LF operates at 2690 MHz with a tuning voltage range of 0.5-4.5 Vdc. This VCO features a typical phase
noise of -114 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz offset and a typical tuning sensitivity of 7 MHz/V.
CRO2690A-LF is designed to deliver a typical output power of 4 dBm at 5 Vdc supply while drawing 22 mA
(typical) over the temperature range of -40º to 85º C. This VCO features typical second harmonic suppression of
-15 dBc and comes in Z-Comm's 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
CRO2690A-LF is also ideal for automated surface mount assembly and reflow.
CRO2690A-LF is well suited for satellite communications and test and measurement 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.
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
www.zcomm.com or contact our sales department.
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.