Z-Communications, Inc. Press Release - March 1, 2011
Z-Comm Introduces SMV5320A-LF C-Band VCO
San Diego, CA, March 1, 2011 --
Z-Communications, Inc. announces a new RoHS compliant VCO (Voltage-Controlled Oscillator) model SMV5320A-LF in C-band. The SMV5320A-LF operates at 5245-5395 MHz with a tuning voltage range of 1-4 Vdc. This VCO features a typical phase noise of -81 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz offset and a typical tuning sensitivity of 170 MHz/V.
The SMV5320A-LF is designed to deliver a typical output power of 0 dBm at 5 Vdc supply while drawing 27 mA (typical) over the temperature range of -40º to 85º C. This VCO features typical second harmonic suppression of -20 dBc and comes in Z-Comm's standard 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 SMV5320A-LF is also ideal for automated surface mount assembly and reflow.
SMV5320A-LF is well suited for digital radio and fixed wireless applications that require 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.