APX™ 8000 Series
Digital Portable Radios
Quick Reference Card
RF Energy Exposure and Product Safety
Guide for Portable Two-Way Radios
This radio is restricted to Occupational use only. Before using
the radio, read the RF Energy Exposure and Product Safety
Guide for Portable Two-Way Radios which contains important
operating instructions for safe usage and RF energy awareness
and control for Compliance with applicable standards and
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Top Side (Select)
Side Button 1
Side Button 2
• On – On/Off/Volume knob clockwise.
• Off – On/Off/Volume knob counterclockwise.
Zones and Channels
• Zone – Toggle the Zone switch or use the
radio menu to the desired zone.
• Channel – Turn the Channel knob or use the
radio menu to the desired channel.
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Receiving and Transmitting
Listen for a transmission.
Press and hold Volume Set button.
Press Monitor button and listen for activity.
Adjust volume, if necessary.
Press the PTT button to transmit; release to
Sending an Emergency Alarm
Press and hold the Emergency button*.
The display shows Emergency and the
current zone/channel. Radio sounds a short,
medium-pitched tone, and the LED blinks red
When acknowledgment is received, you hear
four beeps; alarm ends; and radio exits
* Default timer of Emergency button press to
activate Emergency is 50 milliseconds. This
timer is programmable, see Emergency
Operation in the user guide for details.
To exit emergency at any time, press and hold
the Emergency button.