Varactor Diodes

Varactor Diode are a semiconductor diode that is is utilised in RF tuning to circuits voltage-controlled variable capacitance. This type of diode can be used in a multitude of areas where a capacitance level needs to be controlled by a voltage.

How does a varactor diode work?

In order to achieve a specific variance in capacitance, this type of 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.

Varactor diodes can also provide analogue control of voltage and can also alongside digitally generated voltage in microprocessors. an ADC can then be utilised to convert from analogue voltage to control the diode.

Where are varactor diodes used?

Varactor diodes have a range of application use such as;

  • Satellites
  • TV tuning
  • DVD devices
  • RF Tuning
  • Frequency synthesizers

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RS Stock No. 145-9418
Mfr. Part No.BB439E6327HTSA1
BrandInfineon
SGD0.314
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Single Tuner 1 4.3pF 28V - 5 SOD-323 2 - 1.7 x 1.25 x 0.85mm 0.85mm 1.7mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 110-9106
Mfr. Part No.BB439E6327HTSA1
BrandInfineon
SGD0.622
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Single Tuner 1 4.3pF 28V - 5 SOD-323 2 - 1.7 x 1.25 x 0.85mm 0.85mm 1.7mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 890-2579
Mfr. Part No.1SV229(TPH3,F)
BrandToshiba
SGD0.326
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Single - 1 - - - - SOD-323 2 - 1.7 x 1.25 x 0.9mm 0.9mm 1.7mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 653-1415
Mfr. Part No.BB639E7904HTSA1
BrandInfineon
SGD0.32
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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. 165-7472
Mfr. Part No.BB639E7904HTSA1
BrandInfineon
SGD0.071
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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. 626-1914
Mfr. Part No.BB145B,115
BrandNXP
SGD0.203
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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. 626-2074
Mfr. Part No.BB202,115
BrandNXP
SGD0.832
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Single Tuner, VCO 1 28.2pF 6V - 2.5 SOD-523 2 0.2 to 2.3V 1.25 x 0.85 x 0.65mm 0.65mm 1.25mm +85 °C
RS Stock No. 826-9005
Mfr. Part No.BB914E6327HTSA1
BrandInfineon
SGD0.371
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Common Cathode FM Radio Tuner 2 17.6pF 18V - 2.28 SOT-23 3 8V 2.9 x 1.3 x 0.9mm 0.9mm 2.9mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 179-1058
Mfr. Part No.BB202,115
BrandNXP
SGD0.369
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Single Tuner, VCO 1 28.2pF 6V - 2.5 SOD-523 2 0.2 → 2.3V 1.25 x 0.85 x 0.65mm 0.65mm 1.25mm +85 °C
RS Stock No. 166-1216
Mfr. Part No.BBY40,215
BrandNXP
SGD0.223
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Single Tuner 1 26pF 30V - 5 SOT-23 (TO-236AB) 3 3 → 25V 3 x 1.4 x 1mm 1mm 3mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 170-2060
Mfr. Part No.BB207
BrandNXP
SGD0.458
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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. 626-1891
Mfr. Part No.BB135,115
BrandNXP
SGD0.382
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Single Tuner, VCO 1 17.5pF 30V - 8.9 SOD-323 2 0.5 to 28V 1.8 x 1.35 x 1.05mm 1.05mm 1.8mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 166-0534
Mfr. Part No.BB208-03,115
BrandNXP
SGD0.269
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Single TCXO, Tune, VCXO 1 19.9pF 10V - 3.7 SOD-323 2 1 → 7.5V 1.8 x 1.35 x 1.05mm 1.05mm 1.8mm +125 °C
RS Stock No. 505-8521
Mfr. Part No.BB640E6327HTSA1
BrandInfineon
SGD0.414
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Single Tuner 1 62pF 30V - 19.5 SOD-323 2 1 → 28V 1.7 x 1.25 x 0.9mm 0.9mm 1.7mm +150 °C
RS Stock No. 826-9373
Mfr. Part No.BB837E6327HTSA1
BrandInfineon
SGD0.252
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Single Tuner 1 6pF 30V - 10.2 SOD-323 2 1 → 28V 1.7 x 1.25 x 0.9mm 0.9mm 1.7mm +150 °C
RS Stock No. 166-1005
Mfr. Part No.BB639CE7904HTSA1
BrandInfineon
SGD0.152
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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
RS Stock No. 161-1528
Mfr. Part No.5.0SMDJ26A
BrandBourns
SGD1.186
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Single - 1 - 26V - - DO-214AB (SMC) 2 - 7.11 x 6.22 x 2.31mm 2.31mm 7.11mm +150 °C
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Mfr. Part No.SVC236-TB-E
SGD0.324
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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. 166-0382
Mfr. Part No.BB131,115
BrandNXP
SGD0.13
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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. 752-7899
Mfr. Part No.BBY5302VH6327XTSA1
BrandInfineon
SGD0.539
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Single VCO 1 1.85pF 6V - 1.8 SC-79 2 1 → 3V 1.2 x 0.8 x 0.55mm 0.55mm 1.2mm +125 °C