Z-Communications, Inc. Press Release - April 29, 2010
Z-Comm's SMV3330A-LF S-Band VCO Features Low Phase NoiseSan Diego, CA, April 29, 2010 --
Z-Communications, Inc. announces a new RoHS compliant VCO (Voltage-Controlled Oscillator) model SMV3330A-LF in S-band. The SMV3330A-LF operates at 3300-3360 MHz with a tuning voltage range of 0.5-2.5 Vdc. This VCO features a typical phase noise of -84 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz offset and a typical tuning sensitivity of 125 MHz/V.
The SMV3330A-LF is designed to deliver a typical output power of 5 dBm at 3 Vdc supply while drawing 14 mA (typical) over the temperature range of -5º to 60º C. This VCO features typical second harmonic suppression of -20 dBc and comes in Z-Comm's SUB-L package measuring 0.3 in. x 0.3 in. x 0.08 in. It is available in tape and reel packaging for production requirements. The SMV3330A-LF is also ideal for automated surface mount assembly and reflow.
SMV3330A-LF is well suited for fixed wireless 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 858-621-2700.