NOTE: VHF and UHF radios will not communicate with each other. VHF Radios are for outdoor-only use. For any indoor use, you should choose UHF radios (unless you are currently using VHF and want to match up).
IMPORTANT - The RDV2080d has been discontinued by Motorola and replaced with an upgraded model. This new model is 100% communication-compatible. Please see the new radio here - Motorola RMV2080
Communicate across 220,000 sq. ft and up to 13 floors*!
Excellent signal clarity and enhanced privacy using 122 privacy codes - 83 digital privacy codes plus 39 analogue privacy codes provide maximum interference elimination.
Advanced Voice Activation (VOX) with 3 sensitivity means you use your two-way radio hands-free (requires accessories sold separately).
Custom program your RDV2080d to the settings you choose on your PC with Motorola's Customer Programming Software** (free download).
Programmable front panel and backlit display are easy to use and understand.
The RDV2080d is the 2-Watt model of the VHF band, RDX series two-way radios that features a programmable front panel and backlit display . The front panel and backlit display provide clear information on where you are in the features menus and on the status of your walkie-talkie. 5 programmable buttons offer simple, quick access to your favorite two-way radio features.
It's easy to configure or make changes to your frequency and feature settings using your PC and Motorola's Customer Programming Software (CPS**). Cloning settings from unit to unit is a cinch with a cloning cable (optional, sold separately). Attach the cloning cable and your settings are cloned to the new radio in seconds!
Customer Programming Software (CPS**) brings you an assortment of useful features like Manager Lock, Power Select (in increments of .5-Watts, saves battery charge) Reverse Burst (filters out noise), Radio Reporting for management of radio profiles and cloning, two Time-out Timers and PL/DL defeat. To program your two-way radio using your PC, you'll need a Customer Programming Software cable (optional, sold separately). Other smart RDV2080d features include: auto-scan, radio mic gain, accessory mic gain, scan and scan list, battery save and low battery indicator.
The RDV2080d is water resistant and rated to IP54/55; so while you shouldn't use it as bait when fishing, it can withstand high-powered jets of water. Inside it's got a metal die-cast chassis. Outside it's made of a polycarbonate overmold. It's built tough to meet military specifications for water, low pressure, blowing rain, dust, salt fog, shock, vibration and temperature extremes. (US military specs 810 C, D, E, F).
The RDV 2080d audio output is 30% louder than walkie-talkies in the previous model series AV and XTN. Always looking to improve signal to noise ratio, Motorola adjusted RF specifications, tweaked the magnetic field reduction and fine-tuned noise reduction. For added measure, Motorola increased the RDX series power usage from the 500mW of older models to today's 2000milli-watt speakers.
The interference eliminator codes feature - 83 digital, 39 analogue for a total of 122 - makes the RDV 2080d a full service walkie-talkie for business or pleasure. Add the 122 privacy codes to the 27 VHF frequencies the Motorola RDV 2080d is permitted to transmit and receive and you're sure to get your message across while enjoying the great outdoors.
The Motorola RDV2080d comes standard with a RLN6352 Lithium Ion battery that lasts up to 12 hours on a single charge. If you need your walkie-talkie to last longer in the field on one charge, the upgrade battery is the RLN 6308 Ultra High Capacity Li-ion battery which holds a charge for up to 26 hours when used with the 2-Watt RDV 2080d radio. A drop-in charging tray and wall adapter come in the box when you order your RDV2080d 2-way radio. A great way to store your walkie-talkies all in the same place, while charging - also clones settings, if needed - is the 6-unit multi-charger. Techwholesale offers the 6-unit multi-charger at a great price. To get outside in a hurry, purchase a 2-hour rapid charger kit for quicker turnaround.
What comes in the box:
One Motorola RDX Series RDV2080d Two-way Radio
Standard Lithium Ion Battery (up to 12 hours on a single charge)
RDV 2080d Safety Sheet
Wall Adapter Charger
Drop-in Charging Tray
One Year Warranty
Scroll below for images and links to all RDX series compatible accessories!
Keep your conversations confidential with 3 voice inversion scramble settings.
Radio and accessory mic gain features.
3 audible call alerts signals.
Battery save feature conserves power.
2-pin accessory connector with captive cover.
Compatible with XTN two-way radio frequencies
Compatible with XTN privacy codes and XTN accessories.
Who should use the RDV2080d 2-way Radio? Businesses and outdoorsy types who need a user-friendly VHF display model walkie-talkie at an affordable price. Emphasis on VHF for the outdoors, don't forget!!
Campground Managers: It takes a lot of supplies and teamwork to set up a camp, let alone manage a whole campground of camps. VHF waves are long, remain close to the ground and are best at penetrating trees and maneuvering uneven terrain. The RDV 2080d VHF band, two-way radio offers the tool you need to coordinate gear, people, landscaping, activities and most of all safety across 220,000 sq. ft of clear or forested area.
Off Roaders: Machines and dirt are your idea of a good time. Or maybe people who love mud and machines are the bread and butter of your off-road vehicle business. Stay connected while you're having fun and with mechanics and EMT's when things take a detour. The RDV2080d is built for your bumpy ride and your business.
Motorcycling: The open road. Whether you live it or just love it when you can, a walkie-talkie will help you stay connected out there. The default battery holds a charge for up to twelve hours. The upgrade battery buys you up to 26 hours when used with a 2-Watt walkie-talkie. That's a lot of talk-time between outlets enjoying the clouds.
Construction Sites: Buildings don't spring up out of thin air. They're built with strong backs, lumber, nails, dry wall, power tools - stuff. Keep that stuff moving on schedule at your job site with an RDV 2080d and get help when you need it.
Hiking: Hiking as an adult is Boy/Girl Scouts with GEAR! You've got the right boots, clothes that wick away moisture, your trekking pole, a solid, space efficient pack. You're ready for a real radio that can cover as much ground as you can. The RDV 2080d is the right radio at the right price, with great features to keep you connected on an adult hiker's hike.
Paintball Fans and Business Owners: It's like hiking, but instead of grizzlies, your worried about friends with guns - loaded with paint pellets. Besides good aim, an RDV 2080d can help you and your team coordinate or avoid strikes. If you run a paintball business, walkie-talkies can help you and your staff coordinate clean up, catering, safety, landscaping all from wherever the action happens to be.
* Coverage will vary based on terrain, conditions and the radio model used.
** CPS is available as free download. Windows(r) XP, Windows 2000 compatible, separate USB cable required.
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