Varactor Diodes

The Varactor Diode gets its name from the variable nature of the diode its self. It is a special type of diode designed for variable capacitance.
How do they work?
In order to achieve a specific variance in capacitance, the diode works with the different region types of a capacitor known as P-type and N-type. These types can be manipulated to give out higher depletion sizes or narrowed and decreased in size, this will give you the variable capacitance you wish out of the device.
Features and benefits:
• Very small and light weight
• Little noise from the component
• Very low cost
• Increase in a reverse bias will increase the capacitance
• Very easy to mount and replace
• High capacitance ratios
• Very low resistance
Where might I use one?
• Satellites
• TV tuners
• DVD devices
• RF Tuning
• Frequency synthesizers

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Description Price Diode Configuration Application Number of Elements per Chip Minimum Diode Capacitance Maximum Reverse Voltage Minimum Quality Factor Minimum Tuning Ratio Package Type Pin Count Tuning Ratio Test Condition Dimensions Height Length Maximum Operating Temperature
RS Stock No. 752-7892
Mfr. Part No.BBY5702VH6327XTSA1
BrandInfineon
$0.603
Each (In a Pack of 10)
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Single VCO 1 4pF 10V - 3 SC-79 2 1 → 4V 1.2 x 0.8 x 0.55mm 0.55mm 1.2mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 165-7447
Mfr. Part No.BBY5702VH6327XTSA1
BrandInfineon
$0.281
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
Single VCO 1 4pF 10V - 3 SC-79 2 1 → 4V 1.2 x 0.8 x 0.55mm 0.55mm 1.2mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 890-2588
Mfr. Part No.1SV285(TPH3,F)
BrandToshiba
$0.236
Each (In a Pack of 25)
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Single UHF Band Radio 1 1.85pF 10V - - 1-1G1A 2 1 → 4V 1.2 x 0.8 x 0.6mm 0.6mm 1.2mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 791-9591
Mfr. Part No.SVC704-TL-E
$0.688
Each (On a Tape of 20)
units
Single VCO 1 3.4pF 16V - 6 MCPH 3 1 → 7V 2 x 1.6 x 0.85mm 0.85mm 2mm +150 °C
RS Stock No. 124-5433
Mfr. Part No.SVC704-TL-E
$0.276
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
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Single VCO 1 3.4pF 16V - 6 MCPH 3 1 → 7V 2 x 1.6 x 0.85mm 0.85mm 2mm +150 °C
RS Stock No. 162-9648
Mfr. Part No.SVC270-TL-E
$0.15
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
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Common Cathode Tuner 2 25.1pF 16V 100 1.65 MCPH 3 2 → 8V 2 x 1.6 x 0.85mm 0.85mm 2mm +150 °C
RS Stock No. 626-1879
Mfr. Part No.BB131,115
BrandNXP
$0.532
Each (In a Pack of 25)
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Single Tuner, VCO 1 8pF 30V - 12 SOD-323 2 0.5 to 28V 1.8 x 1.35 x 1.05mm 1.05mm 1.8mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 791-9585
Mfr. Part No.SVC270-TL-E
$0.433
Each (In a Pack of 20)
units
Common Cathode Tuner 2 25.1pF 16V 100 1.65 MCPH 3 2 → 8V 2 x 1.6 x 0.85mm 0.85mm 2mm +150 °C
RS Stock No. 166-0382
Mfr. Part No.BB131,115
BrandNXP
$0.154
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
Single Tuner, VCO 1 8pF 30V - 12 SOD-323 2 0.5 → 28V 1.8 x 1.35 x 1.05mm 1.05mm 1.8mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 626-2046
Mfr. Part No.BB207
BrandNXP
$0.614
Each (In a Pack of 10)
units
Common Cathode Tuner 2 76pF 15V - 2.6 SOT-23 (TO-236AB) 3 1 → 7.5V 3 x 1.4 x 1mm 1mm 3mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 653-1415
Mfr. Part No.BB639E7904HTSA1
BrandInfineon
$0.453
Each (In a Pack of 10)
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Single Tuner 1 36pF 30V - 13.5 SOD-323 2 1 → 28V 1.7 x 1.25 x 1.05mm 1.05mm 1.7mm +150 °C
RS Stock No. 170-2060
Mfr. Part No.BB207
BrandNXP
$0.542
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
Common Cathode Tuner 2 76pF 15V - 2.6 SOT-23 (TO-236AB) 3 1 → 7.5V 3 x 1.4 x 1mm 1mm 3mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 165-7472
Mfr. Part No.BB639E7904HTSA1
BrandInfineon
$0.08
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
Single Tuner 1 36pF 30V - 13.5 SOD-323 2 1 → 28V 1.7 x 1.25 x 1.05mm 1.05mm 1.7mm +150 °C
RS Stock No. 162-9647
Mfr. Part No.SVC236-TB-E
$0.362
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
Common Cathode Tuner 2 14.44pF 16V 70 5 SOT-23 3 1 → 6.5V 2.9 x 1.5 x 1.1mm 1.1mm 2.9mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 145-9549
Mfr. Part No.BB535E7904HTSA1
BrandInfineon
$0.098
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
Single UHF-TV Tuner 1 1.9pF 30V - 8.2 SOD-323 2 1 → 28V 1.7 x 1.25 x 1mm 1mm 1.7mm +150 °C
RS Stock No. 162-9649
Mfr. Part No.SVC272-TL-E
$0.266
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
Common Cathode Tuner 2 14.07pF 16V 150 2.3 MCPH 3 2 → 8V 2 x 1.6 x 0.85mm 0.85mm 2mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 161-1535
Mfr. Part No.5.0SMDJ26A
BrandBourns
$2.68
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
Single - 1 - 26V - - DO-214AB (SMC) 2 - 7.11 x 6.22 x 2.31mm 2.31mm 7.11mm +150 °C
RS Stock No. 626-1914
Mfr. Part No.BB145B,115
BrandNXP
$0.233
Each (In a Pack of 20)
units
Single VCO 1 6.4pF 6V - 2 SOD-523 2 1 to 4V 1.25 x 0.85 x 0.65mm 0.65mm 1.25mm +150 °C
RS Stock No. 165-5627
Mfr. Part No.BBY6602VH6327XTSA1
BrandInfineon
$0.22
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
Single Tuner, VCO 1 66pF 12V - 5 SC-79 2 1 → 4.5V 1.2 x 0.8 x 0.55mm 0.55mm 1.2mm +150 °C
RS Stock No. 166-1005
Mfr. Part No.BB639CE7904HTSA1
BrandInfineon
$0.175
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
Single Tuner 1 2.4pF 30V - 9.5 SOD-323 2 - 1.7 x 1.25 x 0.85mm 0.85mm 1.7mm +150 °C
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