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Smallest Submersible P25 Portable Radio

Includes APCO P25 interoperability combined with more advanced features not typically found in a radio of this size. Designed to perform in the most demanding and critical conditions, the VX-P820 Series gives you maximum radio performance for less in size and less in total cost of ownership.

Expanded Signaling

Supports selective calling, Talk Group IDs (TGID), Network Access Codes, Individual ID lists and Paging Group lists for flexible communications.

Secure Communications)

Options available to support both Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) and Data Encryption Standard (DES) as required by APCO Project 25. Additionally, multiple encryption keys can be stored in the radio.

Mixed Mode

Seamlessly switch between analog to P25 digital mode on each channel based on call type received and on programming for transmit.

Enhanced Voice Quality

Featuring the AMBE+2™ Vocoder, get exceptional voice quality in both digital P25 and narrow-band modes of operation. Suppresses background noise and improves clarity of radio transmission.

Connectivity Assurance

The RSSI indictor emits an audible alert when the receive signal strength drops to a level not suitable for reliable communications.

When Safety Counts - Never Be Alone

The VX-P820 P25 Portable Analog Radio Series has Emergency notification that will switch to a designated channel and send an emergency alert. The radios also include Remote Monitor which lets you monitor the situation happening near a target radio if someone is unresponsive.

Loud Audio for Noisy Environments

With 700 mW audio output, be assured of hearing critical information you need in most situations.

Intrinsically Safe

Intrinsically safe models are SGS certified to the requirements of ANSI/ UL913 5th Edition for use in Class I, II, III, Division 1; Groups C, D, E, F, G; Temp T3C hazardous locations.

Choose the Right VX-P820 P25 Portable Analog Radio to match your need:

VX-P821 P25 Portable Analog Radio:

  • Non-display 
  • 16 channels/ 1 group
  • 3 custom-programmable keys

VX-P824 P25 Portable Analog Radio:

  • 12 Character Alphanumeric Display 
  • 512 channels/ 32 groups
  • 7 custom-programmable keys
  • User set mode
  • Direct Channel recall
  • Caller ID Display
  • User selectable tone

VX-P829 P25 Portable Analog Radio:

  • 12 Character Alphanumeric Display 
  • 512 channels/ 32 groups
  • 9 custom-programmable keys
  • DTMF Speed Dial
  • Field Programmable
  • User set mode
  • Direct Channel recall
  • Caller ID Display
  • User selectable tone

Additional Features

  • Scan options: Priority, Dual Watch, Follow-me, Follow-me Dual Watch, Talk Around

P25 Digital Mode only

  • BCLO and TOT

Analog Mode only

  • RX/TX Battery power save
  • DTMF ANI
  • 2-Tone Encode and Multi 2-Tone Decoding
  • CTCSS/DCS Encode and Decode
  • Lone Worker
  • BCLO/BTLO and TOT
  • Auto-Range Transpond System (ARTS™)
  • Compander
  • Auto Pitch Control
  • MDC-1200® Encode (PTT ID, Emergency ID)
  • 7-color LED (2-tone mode)
  • Radio-to-radio cloning