Hytera Launches PD985 Radio

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The Hytera PD985 is a new member of their DMR portfolio which brings an exceptional digital radio experience with a broad array of enhanced features to improve user efficiency and safety.

Hytera has launched its latest DMR (Digital Mobile Radio) handset, the PD985, the professional device offers an excellent audio experience through noise cancellation technology, as well as new features including full duplex calls (*) recording capability via Micro SD card (*) Bluetooth 4.0 for audio or data (*) and single frequency repeater to increase coverage(*). The PD985 will be available in UHF (350-527Mhz), with a VHF version to follow in 2017.

“We are proud to announce the launch of the PD985” said G.S. Kok, Senior Vice President of Hytera. “The PD985 is a significant addition to our existing DMR radio portfolio. We have succeeded in adding a series of cutting-edge innovations and designs into this new model to make it a full-featured radio to satisfy our customers’ increasing demand in terms of functionality and user experience.”

Key advanced features of Hytera PD985 include:

Full Duplex
PD985 enables frontline personnel to make full duplex calls between other PD985 radios, PABX, PSTN and mobile phones

Single Frequency Repeater Mode
The PD985 is able to use one slot to receive a signal and another slot to transmit it on the same frequency using DMO mode to extend radio coverage

Built-in Bluetooth 4.0
With integrated Bluetooth 4.0, the PD985 not only supports audio transmit, but it will also allow programming via Bluetooth

Noise Cancellation and 2.5W Audio Output
Maximum 2.5W output speaker and new noise cancelling technology ensures clear and loud voice communication.

IP68 Protection
Complies with the highest dust and waterproofing standard to confront the harshest environments allowing the radio to function after submersion in fresh water down to 2 meters for up to 4 hours

Smart Battery
This feature makes it easier to monitor the battery status, such as battery life time and charging time, and will reduce the charging time.

Audio Recording via Micro SD card
The PD985 supports up to a 32GB Micro SD card, to record up to 576 hours of digital / analogue audio.