Z-Communications, Inc. Press Release - June 7, 2010
Z-Comm Introduces PCA1550B-LF 1500 MHz VCO
Diego, CA, June 7, 2010 --
Z-Communications, Inc. announces a new RoHS compliant PLL (Phase-Locked
in L-band. The
operates from 1502-1510 MHz. This PLL features a typical phase noise of -101 dBc/Hz @10 KHz offset
and typical sideband spurs of -70 dBc.
is designed to deliver a typical output power of 0 dBm at 3.3 Vdc supply while drawing 30 mA
(typical) over the temperature range of -40º to 85º C. This PLL features typical 2nd harmonic suppression of -15
dBc. It comes in Z-Comm's cPLL standard package measuring only 0.5 in. x 0.5 in. x 0.13 in. It is available in
tape and reel packaging for production requirements. The
is also ideal for automated surface mount assembly and reflow.
is well suited for satellite communication systems and point-point microwave 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
or call us at 858-621-2700.
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
or contact our sales department.