Product Question

We’ve taken safety to the extreme with the APX™ 7000XE – our most advanced, rugged radio with innovative features designed by first responders for first responders in extreme environments.

Together we created an ergonomically superior radio that is easy to operate, with glove-friendly controls and a large top display. Significantly louder and clearer audio so that every word is heard. A mission critical multiband, multi-protocol radio so seamless, you can be confident communications are interoperable. Focus on the task, not the technology, with a high-performance radio that stands out in the toughest conditions.

Integrated GPS

Enables accountability and location tracking of an individual or vehicle, which can be sent to a map-based location application, allowing dispatch operators to manage and track personnel resources.

Two radio models

Two distinct radio models allow the user to select the device that best suits their environment. Both models offer a large top display.

1 Watt Speaker

Custom designed 1 watt loud speaker reproduces speech dynamics for superior intelligibility in most environments.

AMBE Vocoder

Equipped with the latest AMBE 2 digital voice vocoder.

Color display

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

Dual Microphones

Directional-sensing technology locates the talker and activates sophisticated algorithms in noisy environments, cancelling out unwanted background noise and delivering clear communication.


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

Enlarged Top Display

Easy-to-read, in dark or low light.

Exaggerated Controls

Well-spaced knobs eliminate accidental activation and glove-friendly controls are big, recognizable and easy to distinguish.

Expansion Slot

Include an expansion slot that supports future option cards and data applications.

Extreme Audio Profile

Provides the latest noise reduction software for users that frequently encounter loud environments.

Full size keypad

Simple to navigate and use.

Intelligent Lighting

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

Multiband Operation

The only compact, lightweight multi-band radio that delivers the convenience of two radios in one, while maintaining APCO TIA receiver specifications.

Optimized T-Grip

Ensures a secure grip, while providing a wider control top area.

P25 Phase 2-TDMA

Doubles 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.

Shielded Push-to-Talk Button

Easy to use with gloved hands and is equally accessible for both right- and left-handed users.

Textured Housing

Enhances a slip-free grip and prevents drops when the radio becomes wet.

Voice Announcement

Navigate through channels, talk-groups and zones while pre-recorded voice file provides a selection description.

X-Large Emergency Button

Largest emergency button in the industry with programmable 0-6 second time delay.

Performance Characteristics

Battery life (based on a 5/5/90 duty cycle
8-10 hours

Channel spacing
6.25, 12.5, 25


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)
6.94 x 3.32 x 1.64 inches

Top Display

Emergency button

Weight (with standard battery)
15.4 oz.

Radio Features

Advanced Software Features
Over the Air Programming (OTAP)

Audio profiles


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

CPS (Customer Programming Software)

FLASHport memory

GPS operation

Integrated voice and data

Noise reduction software

Number of channels
Max channel capacity 1250

Programmable buttons


Status Calls and Time Out timer


Voice operated transmit (VOX

User Environment

Factory Mutual


Intrinsically safe


IP standards

Delta T

Mil spec
810 C, 810 D, 810 E, 810 F, 810 G