MOTOTRBO R7 Series – The newest full-featured MOTOTRBO portables

MOTOTRBO R7 is the newest family of portables which includes a full keypad & display radio and a non-keypad & non-display one. The R7 radios include many outstanding new features, including 3W audio output, Adaptive Dual Microphone Noise Suppression, Audio Recording/Playback, 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi, extended operating temperature range (-40°C to +85°C), etc. The operating system is a secure Linux one. They have also an internal GPS receiver, allowing to be used in position tracking systems. The Bluetooth 5.2 interface allows to connect simultaneously one voice and up to 4 data devices, while the IEEE 802.11a,b,g,n,ac Wi-Fi interface can be used for wireless programming and operation in Motorola Wave systems. R7 can work in any MOTOTRBO system, including the trunking ones.

Additionally, there is cheaper, less-featured non-keypad & non-display version: R7a – a feature compatibilty table can be found in the R7 specification sheet.

Frequency range: 

  • VHF (136-174MHz)
  • UHF (400-527MHz)

Features included:

  • Channel Capacity: 1000 (full-keypad version) / 64 (non-keypad versions)
  • Color Display – 2.4″, 320×240 pixels (QVGA) / 10 line alphanumeric (full-keypad version only)
  • Digital and Analog Operation 
  • Programmable Buttons: 6 (full-keypad version) / 4 (non-keypad versions)
  • Programmable Channel Spacing (12.5/25 kHz – on analog channels) 
  • MOTOTRBO Signaling System (on digital channels) and MDC1200, Select 5 (on analog channels) 
  • Basic and Enhanced Digital Encryption
  • AES256 Digital Encryption (license based option)
  • Intelligent Audio (automatic volume adjustment depending on surrounding noise level) 
  • Adaptive Dual Microphone Noise Suppression (except R7a)
  • Voice Announcement of channel change and feature activation 
  • Lone Worker 
  • Mandown (except R7a)
  • Channel Scan (including between analog and digital channels) 
  • Operates in Dual-Capacity Direct Mode
  • Operates in IP Site Connect, Capacity Plus Single-Site and Capacity Plus Multi-Site Systems 
  • Can operate in Capacity Max Systems (license based option)
  • IP68 Environmental Protection – Submersible 2m for 2h
  • Battery versions with up to 29 hours operation
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