The TH-D74A is Kenwood’s latest 5 watt 144/220/430 Mhz Tri-Band Digital handheld amateur radio that supports D-STAR and APRS. The TH-D74A transmits 144-148, 222-225 and 430-450 mHz. There are 4 power output settings of 5W, 2W, 0.5W and 0.05W. Battery life ranges from 6 to 15 hours depending on power output level and usage. The Kenwood TH-D74A features a color transflective TFT display that provides excellent visibility night or day. The D74A has built in GPS and Bluetooth along with a Micro USB and a microSD / SDHC slot. The Kenwood TH-D74A meets IP54/55 standards, so you never have to worry about dusty outdoors or sudden rain showers. Wideband reception is possible on Band B. In addition to DV/DV Fast Data/FM/NFM/WFM/AM on 0.1 ~ 524MHZ bands, SSB/CW reception is also possible. The TH-D74A comes with a fine mode that achieves zeroing-in with a minimum step frequency of 20Hz on SSB, CW and AM modes and is equipped with a bar antenna (selectable with SMA antenna connector) for 0.1 ~ 10MHz reception. VxV, UxU, and VxU simultaneous receive functionality is also included. Other features of the TH-D74A include 1,000 memory channels, 1,500 repeater lists, voice recording functionality, WEATHER ALERT/RX, voice guidance and much much more. In the box with the Kenwood TH-D74A you will find a screw on antenna, KNB-75L Li-Ion 1800mAh battery pack, Belt clip & Screw set, AC adapter/charger, instruction manual and warranty card.
The new, brilliantly evolved tribander
This Tri-Band Amateur radio is packed with convenient features and the advantage of a digital transceiver with D-STAR, APRS support. Featuring a color transflective TFT display that offers excellent visibility in day or night. Plus, built-in GPS and Bluetooth support, as well as Micro USB and microSD/SDHC this radio is ready to harness the exciting developments in radio communications
Compatible with the APRS communication protocol, which allows real-time two-way data transmission by using packet communications. This stand-alone device provides enjoyment of communications that make use of a variety of features, including sharing of local and GPS positional information and message exchange.
Compatible with D-STAR, the amateur radio communications network that has both voice and data modes. Both local and international communications are possible through diverse operations including simplex communications, single repeater relay communications and inter-repeater gateway communications.
- Built-in high-performance GPS unit
- Transflective color TFT display
- Weatherproof toughness meeting IP54/55 standards
- Wide-band and multi-mode reception
- Equipped with IF filter for comfortable reception (SSB/CW)
- High-performance DSP-based voice processing
- Compliant with Bluetooth, microSD & Micro-USB