VCO Yields -104 dBc/Hz Phase Noise
Functioning from 3,901 MHz to 4,101 MHz, Crystek’s CVC055CC-3901-4101 VCO exhibits a typical phase noise of -104 dBc/Hz at an offset of 10 KHz. The 0.5” × 0.5” SMT component demonstrates a control voltage range from 0.1 V to ~16 V, typical output power of 5 dBm, input voltage of 8 V, and a maximum current consumption of 40 mA. Pulling and pushing are 3 MHz and 0.5 MHz/V, respectively, and typical second harmonic suppression is -20 dBc. Applications include digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, satellite communications systems, and base stations. Pricing starts at $19.52 each.