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ICOM ID50A

  • Model: ID50A
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  • Manufactured by: Icom

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Dual Band VHF/UHF Digital HT 144/440 DUAL BAND HT 2m 70cm Handheld Transceiver RADIO
Your Perfect Traveling Companion!
Compact D-STAR Dual Bander
with the Waterfall Display

The ID-50A is a compact dual-bander (2m/70cm), making it the perfect on-the-go handheld. The easy D-STAR settings allow for a quick menu selection to call a friend locally or talk to regions around the world. Enhance QSO opportunities by taking advantage of various smart features.

Global Communication Reach Using the D-STAR Network
The ID-50A is a compact VHF/UHF dual bander with both D-STAR (Digital Smart Technology for Amateur Radio) and FM dual modes. Connecting to the D-STAR network, you can call a friend in another city, or other regions around the world with the ID-50A. Smart functions such as Band Scope and Picture Sharing function enhance your QSO experience. Enjoy worldwide communications through D-STAR network.

Easy D-STAR Settings for Beginners
The DR function makes communications using D-STAR repeaters easier and simple. Just selecting “FROM”(access repeater) and “TO” (destination), you can make QSO calls including Local Area call, Gateway call, and Simplex call. Combined with the GPS function, you can make selection of a local repeater available based on your location. In addition, the DR function supports reflector linking controls.

Share Picture Function* to Expand the Fun of QSOs
You can share pictures with each other in the DV mode. Photos on your Android™ devices can be edited and shared on the picture utility software, ST-ID50A. Utilizing windows PC through a microSD card or a USB cable is also available with the ST-ID50W. It is possible to check your pictures on the ID-50A display before sending it to others. Enjoy sharing pictures together with voice messages.

* Share Picture function requires the optional picture utility software ST-ID50A (on Google Play™) or ST-ID50W (Download from Icom website) and user supplied USB Type-C to USB Type-C cable.

Build Your Own Internet Gateway
Even in the area with no D-STAR repeaters, build your own internet gateway (using Terminal mode and Access Point mode*) to access the D-STAR network virtually anywhere. Building an Access Point is easy, by connecting your ID-50A to a PC or an Android™ device connected to the internet, you will be able to make another D-STAR radio user to communicate through the D-STAR network over the air.

Easily Find Active Channels by Sight
The Band Scope with Waterfall display helps you to see band conditions in more detail and find active channels or an open frequency. The Waterfall display shows presence or absence of signals and even the signal level. The Band Scope mode is usable in the Center mode, Fixed mode, and Fixed scroll mode. You can enjoy efficient and smart operations with it.

Enjoy D-STAR Text Message Communication
By installing RS-MS1A App on your Android™ device, you can easily send text messages using your device’s keyboard to enter text. Also the RS-MS1A can remotely control the transceiver operation and set various functions from your Android™ device.

Reliable To Use in Rainy or Humid Environments
The ID-50A features superior IPX7* waterproofing and pro-grade construction. You can enjoy outdoor activities with it, even in harsh environments.
*1 m depth of water for 30 minutes.

Double QSO Opportunities with Dualwatch
The Dualwatch function* enables monitoring VHF/VHF, VHF/UHF and UHF/UHF bands at the same time. You can quickly respond to a call from the Main and Sub bands.
* DV/DV mode cannot be listened at the same time.

VHF Airband and FM Broadcast Receiver
FM broadcast and Airband can be listened to. You can enjoy receiving variety of channels.

Various Data Saving on a MicroSD Card
A microSD card (up to 32 GB) can store QSO Recording, TX Voice Memory, pictures, QSOs and GPS log data. Moreover, Firmware upgrades, Repeater lists, and other personal settings can be saved and uploaded into the ID-50A radio.

Find Nearby Repeaters at a New Location
With the built-in GPS, your location and current Grid Square information can be checked by other stations. You can check the distance to the other stations as well. Various GPS functions are usable with the GPS location data, such as Position Auto Reply, Near Repeater Search, and GPS log functions.

Charging with a USB Type-C™ Connector
The ID-50A has a USB Type-C™ port which is widely used in the industry. It is a multi-function USB port for charging as well as PC programming, read/write contents to the microSD card, Terminal/Access Point mode support, and CI-V control.
* Use a user-supplied USB cable for charging. USB PD is not supported.

Same Optional Accessories Can Be Shared with the ID-52/ID-51/ID-31 Series Transceivers
Some optional accessories for the ID-52/ID-51/ID-31 series transceivers can be used for ID-50A. Moreover, the large capacity battery pack, BP-307 from the IC-705 is compatible with ID-50A as well. If you own these models, you can take advantage of sharing accessories.
*Battery packs only from IC-705

User-friendly Menu Icons
Large icons are adopted for Menu display. It supports quick recognition and smooth operations.

High Visible LCD with Backlight Function
The ID-50A's large full dot LCD shows graphical information with easy-to-read characters and icons. Both main and sub frequencies can be displayed at the same time. In addition, the LCD backlight helps you to use in the dark place.

Easy-to-see Single Band Mode
Frequencies on the display are easy to see from a distance. Compared to ID-51A, ID-50A using big and bold characters. You can enjoy easy Single Band Mode with a simple operation and high visibility.

QSO Logs in CSV Data Format
Frequencies, modes, and GPS logs can be saved in the CSV data format. Various kinds of QSO information can be downloaded and easily managed.

750 mW Loud Audio Output Power
Built-in 750mW powerful audio output. The internal speaker provides louder and clearer audio.

Accessories for ICOM ID50A

AD92SMA
AD92SMA
ANTENNA CONNECTOR ADAPTER SMA Male to BNC Female
18.95
BC123S
BC123S
ac adapter
BC167S
BC167S
ac adapter
BC202
BC202
RAPID DESKTOP CHARGER for BP-271/272 with BC123SA
64.89
BC217S
BC217S
ac adapter
BC258
BC258
IP100H
BP272
BP272
7.4V 1880mAh Li-Ion BATTERY for IC-ID31A/ID51A/705
104.89
BP273
BP273
AA ALKALINE CASE for IC-ID31A/ID51A (3 BATTERIES)
56.95
BP307
BP307
7.4V 3150mAh Li-Ion BATTERY for IC-705
132.95
CP12L
CP12L
CIGG CORD with FILTER with RIGHT ANGLE PLUG
39.95
CP23L
CP23L
CIG LIGHTER CABLE FOR BC-119N/160/191/193/213
28.95
FAS270C
FAS270C
RUBBER ANTENNA IC-Q7A/T70A/R6/91A/80AD/92AD/ID51A
29.95
HM153LS
HM153LS
DURABLE TYPE EARPHONE MIC with SLIM L-TYPE CONNECT
104.95
HM183LS
HM183LS
WATERPROOF SPEAKER MIC
99.95
HM186LS
HM186LS
COMPACT SPEAKER MIC with SLIM L-TYPE CONNECTOR
52.95
HS94
HS94
EARHOOK-HEADSET (REQUIRES VS1 for HANDS FREE OPER)
21.95
HS95
HS95
BEHIND-the-HEAD HEADSET W/FLEXIBLE BOOM MIC
162.95
HS97
HS97
THROAT MIC-FITS AROUND NECK,PICKS UP SPEECH VIBRAT
32.95
ICSP40
ICSP40
earphone
LC202
LC202
Carry case for ID50A
27.95
MB127
MB127
ALLIGATOR TYPE BELT CLIP for IC-ID31A/ID51A
22.95
MMID50A
MMID50A
Nifty mini manual for ID52A
29.95
OPC2006LS
OPC2006LS
PLUG ADAPTER CABLE IC-ID31A/51A (REQ for HS94/95)
29.95
OPC2144
OPC2144
SLIM L-TYPE PLUG ADAPTER CABLE for SPEAKER MIC/HEA
32.95
OPC254L
OPC254L
BARE WIRE DC POWER CABLE with FUSES IC-T70A/T8A/91
21.95
OPC515L
OPC515L
DC POWER CABLE for BC-191/192/193
20.95
RSMS1A
RSMS1A
Android Application
RSMS3A
RSMS3A
Terminal Mode/Access Point Mode Application
RSMS3W
RSMS3W
Terminal Mode/Access Point Mode Application

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