January 1, 2009 | Electronics & Computers Voltage Controlled Oscillator Crystek CVCO55CC-4267-4442 VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) The CVCO55CC-4267-4442 VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) from Crystek (Fort Myers, FL) operates from 4267 MHz to 4442 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.1V-16V. The VCO features a typical phase noise of -104 dBc/Hz @ 10KHz offset and has excellent linearity. Output power is typically +5.0 dBm. The model CVCO55CC-4267-4442 is packaged in the industry-standard 0.5-in. × 0.5-in. SMD package. Input voltage is 8V, with a max current consumption of 40 mA. Pull ing and Push ing are minimized to 3.00 MHz and 0.50 MHz/V, respectively. Second har monic suppression is -20 dBc typical. The CVCO55CC-4267- 4442 is ideal for use in applications such as digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, satellite communications systems, and base stations. For Free Info Click Here Embedded Technology Magazine This article first appeared in the January, 2009 issue of Embedded Technology Magazine. Read more articles from this issue here. Read more articles from the archives here. SUBSCRIBE View the discussion thread.