Features and Benefits

  • Self contained evaluation board containing the ADF5709 wideband, MMIC VCO
  • Externally powered by a single 5 V supply

Product Details

The EV-ADF5709 evaluates the performance of the ADF5709 wideband, voltage controlled oscillator (VCO). Figure 1, found in the user guide, shows a photograph of the EV-ADF5709. The EV-ADF5709 contains the ADF5709, external supply headers, supply decoupling capacitors, a VTUNE Subminiature Version A (SMA) connector, and a 2.92 mm, RF output K connector. No software interface is required to control the ADF5709 while the device is operating as a standalone VCO in open-loop mode.

For full details on the ADF5709, see the ADF5709 data sheet, which must be consulted in conjunction with the user guide when using the EV-ADF5709.

Applicable Parts

Package Contents


  • EV-ADF5709 evaluation board
  • Getting Started


  • 5 V power supply
  • Low noise, variable, 0 V to 23 V power supply
  • Signal source analyzer
  • Spectrum analyzer


  • ADF5709 data sheet
  • ADF5709 user guide
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    Pricing displayed is based on 1-piece. The USA list pricing shown is for budgetary use only, shown in United States dollars (FOB USA per unit), and is subject to change. International prices may vary due to local duties, taxes, fees and exchange rates.