Fort Myers, Fla. — Crystek Corp. offers a voltage controlled oscillator (VCO) that operates from 2542 to 2662 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.5 V to 4.5 V. Housed in a 0.5 x 0.5-inch surface-mount package, the VCO is well suited for applications such as digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, satellite communications systems, and base stations.
The CVCO55CC-2542-2662 VCO features a typical phase noise of -103 dBc/Hz @ 10-KHz offset. Output power is typically +3 dBm. Other key specifications include a 5-V input voltage, and maximum current consumption of 40 mA. Pulling and pushing are minimized to 1.5 MHz and 1.5 MHz/V, respectively. Second harmonic suppression is -15 dBc typical.