Raltron Electronics Corp. released their PCC-A1-3100 PLL family of VCO’s covering a frequency range of between 500 MHz and 3.5 GHz. The unit consists of a PLL IC loop filter and VCO. It uses an internal frequency reference that typically is 10 MHz but could also be specified at different values by the customer. Key specifications for a 3100 MHz unit show typical operating supply voltage at 5.0V at 70 mA. Phase noise at 1 kHz is –65 db/cHz within a temperature range of from –30° to +70°C. The unit measures 25.4 mm × 31.75 mm × 5.08 mm and applications include base stations, point to point, point to multi-point transmissions, broadband wireless access, WiMax and RFID applications. Sample availability is at a 6 weeks turnaround with quantities currently quoted at $23.00 each in lots of 1000 pieces with a 6 to 8 week delivery ARO.
Raltron Electronics Corp