The MAOC-410100 from MACOM is a wideband voltage controlled oscillator that operates from 7 to 14 GHz. The VCO has a flat output power of 1 dBm and a very low phase noise of -95 dBc/Hz at 100 kHz. It requires a single supply voltage of 5 V and consumes 61 mA of current. The MAOC-410100 has excellent tuning control with a tuning voltage from 0 to 23 V. It is available in a lead-free 4 mm 24-lead package and is ideal for radar, satcom and wireless backhaul applications. The package features low lead inductance and an excellent thermal path.