Z-Communications Introduces New 1265-1465 MHz VCO
July 6, 2011 -- Z-Communications, Inc. announces a new RoHS compliant VCO (Voltage-Controlled Oscillator)
model SMV1365C-LF in L-band. The SMV1365C-LF operates at 1265-1465 MHz with a tuning voltage range of 0.5-4.5 Vdc.
This VCO features a typical phase noise of -98 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz offset and a typical tuning sensitivity of 113
The SMV1365C-LF is designed to deliver a typical output power of 8 dBm at 5 Vdc supply while
drawing 21 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 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 SMV1365C-LF is also ideal for automated
surface mount assembly and reflow.
SMV1365C-LF is well suited for mobile radio and 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
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. 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.
Phone: (858) 621-2700
Fax: (858) 486-1927