The AOR AR8200DB is the latest member of the proud AR8200 family. It follows in the great tradition of the earlier AR8200, AR8200 Mark II and AR8200 Mark III, wideband receiver. This sensitive handheld radio covers 500 kHz to 3000 MHz (less cellular) in: Wide FM, Narrow FM, Super Narrow FM, Wide AM, Standard AM, Narrow AM, APCO 25, USB, LSB and CW. The side keypad has 4 arrow keys presented as a single rocker. 1000 Alpha memories in 20 banks are supplied. The scan-search rate is 37 steps/second. Bandwidths are: FM-W 150 kHz, FM-N/AM-W 12 kHz, AM/FM-S 9 kHz and AM-N/SSB 3 kHz (-6 dB).
Improvements in the Mark II version include:
* A new TCXO for greater stability
* Brighter backlit display
* New telescopic antenna
* New keyboard
* Attractive black case
* Stronger 1100 mAh high capacity Ni-Cd cells.
Improvements in the Mark III version include:
* Extended frequency coverage
* Better sensitivity with increased resistance to intermod
* Improved temperature compensated crystal oscillator
* Stronger 1500 mAh high capacity Ni-MH cells
Improvements in the "D" version include:
* APCO 25
* MicroSD card slot
* USB port
* CTCSS function built in
* Voice Inversion function built in (in the AR8200DU version only).
* Stronger 1800 mAh high capacity Ni-MH cells
The AR8200D includes: Four NiMH AA cells, AC charger, belt-clip, auto cigarette lighter power cord, removable medium wave (AM) antenna and RA8600 Telescopic Whip antenna. This radio may also be operated from a 12 VDC external source. There is a 1/8 inch (3.5mm) mini earphone jack on the right side. Only 2.4 x 6 x 1.5 inches (61x143x39mm).
The AR8200DU model is the same as above, but without the 824-849 / 869-894 MHz cellular gap. This unblocked version can be purchased via government or qualifying commercial purchase order or for export only. Not available for online ordering.
This device has not been approved by the F.C.C. This device may not be offered for sale or lease or be sold or leased until approval of the F.C.C. has been obtained. The information shown is preliminary and may be subject to change without notice or obligation. Earlier, similar AR8200MkIII shown above. Price and unavailability will be announced soon.
||VHF Airband Filter, Bandpass: 108-136 MHz. (BNC M to BNC F) INFO
||Cigarette lighter plug DC cord (fused).
||Vinyl carry case.
||Flexible rubber antenna 6.25 inches [BNC].
||Telescopic antenna 25 inch (650 mm) with swivel hinge [BNC].
[As supplied with radio].