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Delivering outstanding performance in a lightweight form factor without sacrificing the features you need most. The APX™6000 is the next generation of ruggedly reliable performers that gives you the advanced features such as Mission Critical Wireless and GPS location tracking in a small, P25 TDMA-capable radio. Whether you’re responding to a call or racing to a fire, the APX™6000 puts you in greater control of your safety, response time and technology investment.

  • Due to the FCC Narrowbanding mandate in the United States, product specifications and brochures for Motorola Solutions two-way radio products may indicate 25 kHz/12.5 kHz analog/digital operation which may not be the standard mode of operation at the time of shipment after Jan. 1st 2013.
  • AMBE VOCODER

    Equipped with the latest AMBE 2 digital voice vocoder.

  • COLOR DISPLAY

    High-contrast color display is easy-to-read in all kinds of light.

  • DUAL MICROPHONES

    Dual mic noise suppression technology locates the talker and cancels out any background noise.

  • ENCRYPTION

    FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certified hardware encryption provides tamperproof security to ensure the highest level of secure communications.

  • FULL SIZE KEYPAD

    Simple to navigate and use.

  • INTEGRATED GPS

    Enables accountability and location tracking of an individual or vehicle, which can be sent to a map-based location application.

  • INTELLIGENT LIGHTING

    Uses color to notify you of the radio mode, potential emergencies, or specific events. Color alerts provide information at a glance.

  • LOUDSPEAKER

    Loudspeaker makes sure messages are intelligible, even in high noise environments.

  • MISSION CRITICAL WIRELESS

    Supports applications like Mission Critical Wireless and GPS location tracking for greater safety.

  • OPTIMIZED T-GRIP

    Innovative T-grip design gives you a secure grip and better control.

  • OVER-THE-AIR PROGRAMMING

    Motorola’s POP25 solution allows subscriber radios to be programmed over the air via the ASTRO 25 systems while remaining in the field.

  • P25 PHASE 2-TDMA

    Twice the voice capacity, allowing additional users on the system without the need for additional frequencies or infrastructure.

  • RADIO PROFILES

    Adjust audio levels, lighting and tones through user selected or automated options. Whether on surveillance or working in bright sunlight, you can customize settings as needed.

  • TEXT MESSAGING

    Offers a freeform or canned messaging solution so you can efficiently and discreetly send and receive messages.

  • THREE RADIO MODELS

    Three distinctive radio models allow the user to select the device that best suits your environment. All three models offer an 8-character visible top display.

  • TOP DISPLAY

    The eight-character display presents zone/channel information in a seamless hands-off operation.

  • UNIVERSAL PTT

    Universal push-to-talk button with enhanced grooves is easy to find by “touch.”

  • VOICE ANNOUNCEMENT

    Audible, pre-recorded voice file provides a description of the selected channel or zone.

PERFORMANCE CHARACTERISTICS

Battery life (based on a 5 5 90 duty cycle)

8-10 hours

Channel spacing

6.25 kHz, 12.5 kHz, 25 kHz

Encryption
Yes

Encryption type / Algorithms
AES, DES, DES-XL, DES-OFB, Advanced Digital Privacy (ADP)

Frequency range

700/800 (764-870 MHz),
VHF (136-174 MHz),
UHF R1 (380-470 MHz) &
UHF R2 (450-520 MHz)

Standard battery chemistry type
Lithium Ion

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS

Dimensions H x W x D (with standard battery)
5.47 x 2.98 x 1.6 inches

Display
Top Display

Emergency button
Programmable

Keypad
Full, None

Weight (with standard battery)
16.4 oz

RADIO FEATURES

Advanced Software Features
Over the Air Programming (OTAP)

Audio profiles
Yes

Audio Profiles
Yes

Cloning
With cable, With multi-unit charger (MUC), None

CPS (Customer Programming Software)
Yes

FLASHport memory
Yes

GPS operation
Yes

Integrated voice and data
Yes

Noise reduction software
Yes

Noise reduction software
Yes

Number of channels
Max channel capacity 1250

Programmable buttons
Yes

Signaling
ASTRO® and ASTRO 25

Status calls
Yes

Talkaround
Yes

Text messaging
Yes

Time out timer
Yes

Voice operated transmit (VOX)
Yes

USER ENVIRONMENT

Factory Mutual

Yes

Intrinsically safe

Yes

IP standards

IP54, IP67

Mil Spec

810 C, 810 D, 810 E, 810 F, 810 G

Submersible

Yes

Water resistance

IP67 Standard