Z-Communications, Inc. Press Release 12-2-2008
V230ME04-LF VCO Featuring Ultra Low Phase Noise
SAN DIEGO, December 2, 2008: Z-Communications, Inc.
announces a new RoHS compliant VCO (Voltage-Controlled Oscillator) model
V230ME04-LF in VHF band. The V230ME04-LF operates from 226-233 MHz with
a tuning voltage range of 0.5-4.5 Vdc. This VCO features a typical phase
noise of -123 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz offset and a typical tuning sensitivity
of 3 MHz/V.
The V230ME04-LF is designed to deliver a typical
output power of 0 dBm at 5 Vdc supply while drawing 17 mA (typical)
over the temperature range of -40º to 85º C. This VCO features typical
2nd harmonic suppression of -9 dBc and comes in Z-Comm’s industry standard
MINI-16 package measuring 0.5 in. x 0.5 in. x 0.22 in. It is available
in tape and reel packaging for production requirements. The V230ME04-LF
is also ideal for automated surface mount assembly and reflow.
is well suited for mobile radio and cellular base station 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
email@example.com or call us at 858-621-2700.
About Z-Communications, Inc.
Z-Communications, Inc. is a pioneer
in developing Voltage Controlled Oscillators (VCO) and Phase Locked
Loop (PLL) synthesizers for the commercial marketplace since 1987 and
headquartered in 9939 Via Pasar, San Diego, CA 92126.
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
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contact our sales department.