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VM5000 P25 Mobile Radios

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The Kenwood series of VM5000 P25 mobile radio products has many features to provide you with the ability to excel the performance of the radio system.  This is one of Kenwood’s newer and most robust full featured line of P25 radios and they will out perform the competition for any comparable price.  (The Viking product line was manufactured by EF Johnson Co which has been purchased by Kenwood and is now produced in the Kenwood manufacturing plant.)

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The VM5730 & VM5830 & VM5930 series mobile radio is Kenwood’s digital trunking radio which has all the features you need in P25 digital radios.  This radio has a wealth of robust features including built in GPS to show the location of your personnel while working.  The radio is capable of the following modes of operation: P25 digital simplex, P25 digital conventional repeater, P25 Phase I and P25 Phase II trunking, Viking 16 and FM analog.  The radio is compatible with Atlas P25 Phase I & II, Motorola Astro P25 Phase I & II, Harris VIDA Phase I & II and Airbus (formerly Cassidian) VESTA Radio Phase I & II.  Radio features include mixed protocol operation, status, renowned KENWOOD audio quality with active TrueVoice noise reduction, single, dual or triple band 136-174MHz full bandwidth, 450-520MHz or 380-470MHz and 700 / 800MHz full bandwidth, 1024 channel capacity, 255 zones, 255 channels per zone, P25 authentication, mixed protocol zones, optional ARC4 software encryption compatible with Motorola ADP, DES 56 bit encryption, AES 256-bit encryption, 50 / 5W VHF, 40W / 5W UHF, 30W / 2W 700MHz , 35W / 2W 800MHz, function / status LCD icons, 4W rated speaker audio, color LCD display, talk group ID lists, individual ID lists, caller ID display, 10 programmable front keys, flash firmware upgrades, DTMF, 12.5KHz channels, over the air alias, over the air reprogramming (OTAR), instant recording replay (IRR), flash firmware upgrades, MDC-1200 & GE-Star signaling, QT, DQT, Bluetooth, remote mount, dual heads and WiFi remote mount configuration.  Radio feature perpetual licensing, True-Voice noise cancellation and Armada fleet management

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There is a wide selection of mobile radio accessories available for the radio which is depicted in the attached accessory catalog.

VM5000 Accessory Catalog.pdf

VM5730 & VM5830 & VM5930 Radio Products


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