Product Question

Ideal for educational institutions, retail and hospitality businesses, service and manufacturing industries, and many other demanding, professional applications, the Motorola CP™185 brings you a robust two-way radio solution. The CP185 has an extensive feature set including built-in voice scrambling for increased privacy, VOX capability for hands-free communication, five programmable buttons and X-Pand™ Technology to provide crisp, clear and strong audio quality even in noisy environments. Combined with the compact, lightweight design of the CP185, you get just what it takes to enhance communication while increasing productivity.

The CP185 is available in a Limited Keypad (LKP) model with screen. The CP185 MDC comes in an LKP model and a No Keypad (NKP) model, providing the right features for each user.

Compact, lightweight design
Makes it easy to handle and use

Built-in simple voice scrambling
Increase the privacy of your conversations

VOX capable
Enables hands-free communication so you can focus on the job at hand

Programmable buttons
5 programmable buttons enables easy, one-touch access to up to 10 user-selected

Multi-channel capability
16 channels to support communication among all of your employees

X-Pand™ technology
Provides crisp, clear and strong audio quality even in noisy environments

Adjustable power levels
Adjustable high and low power levels (5 watt: VHF; 4 watt: UHF) help extend battery life

Repeater capability
For use when increased coverage is required

Talkaround capability
Enables communication even when a repeater is not being used

Repeater capability
For use when increased coverage is required

Talkaround capability
Enables communication even when a repeater is not being used

Tighter specifications
-70 dB adjacent channel selectivity provides enhanced rejection of interference from strong signals on adjacent channels so you can get your message through clearly

Military standards
Meets Military 810 C, D, E and F standards to stand up to the most demanding conditions

MDC1200 Capabilities
Provides caller ID, radio in-range check and radio inhibit decode in CP185 MDC No Keypad and Limited Keypad Models

DTMF Capabilities — CP185 MDC No Keypad Model
Provides receive voice selective call, call alert, transmit PTT ID
Quik-Call II: Receive voice selective call, call alert

DTMF Capabilities — CP185 MDC Limited Keypad Model
Provides transmit/receive voice selective call, call alert, transmit PTT ID; Quik-Call II: Receive voice selective call, call alert

Performance Characteristics

  • Adjustable power levels

    Yes

  • 4 5 Watt

    Yes

  • Frequency band

    VHF, UHF

  • Standard battery chemistry type

    Lithium Ion

  • Estimated battery life

    up to 10 hours

  • Power

    4W (UHF) / 5W (VHF)

Physical Characteristics

  • Dimensions H x W x D (with standard battery)

    4.72 x 2.28 x 1.46 in.

  • Weight (with standard battery)

    12.34 ounces

  • Display

    Full

  • Keypad

    Limited

  • Emergency button

    None

Radio Features

  • Channel scan

    Yes

  • Number of channels

    16

  • Channel spacing (kHz)

    12.5, 25

  • CPS (Customer Programming Software)

    Yes

  • Monitor Permanent (Sticky) Monitor

    Yes

  • Scan types

    Nuisance channel delete

  • Talkaround

    Yes

  • Voice operated transmit (VOX)

    Yes

  • X-pand voice compression and low level expansion

    Yes

  • Front panel programmable

    Yes

  • Programmable buttons

    Yes

Technology

  • System type

    Conventional

User Environment

  • IP Standards

    IP54

  • Mil spec

    810 C, 810 D, 810 E, 810 F

Warranty

  • Standard warranty

    2 years