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  • Page 1 APX TWO-WAY RADIOS TOP DISPLAY APX 7000/APX 7000L USER GUIDE DECEMBER 2019 *6875952M01* 6875952M01-NK © 2019 Motorola Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    6875952M01-NK Contents Contents Declaration of Conformity..................8 Important Safety Information................... 10 Notice to Users (FCC and Industry Canada)............11 Software Version.......................12 Computer Software Copyrights................13 Documentation Copyrights..................14 Disclaimer........................15 Read Me First......................16 Notations Used in This Manual....................16 Radio Maintenance........................16 Radio Care........................16 Cleaning Your Radio....................
  • Page 3 6875952M01-NK Contents Radio Controls......................27 Radio Parts and Controls......................27 Programmable Features......................28 Assignable Radio Functions..................... 28 Assignable Settings or Utility Functions................30 Accessing the Preprogrammed Functions...................30 Push-To-Talk (PTT) Button......................30 Status Indicators....................... 31 Status Icons..........................31 LED Indicator..........................33 Intelligent Lighting Indicators....................... 34 Alert Tones ..........................
  • Page 4 6875952M01-NK Contents Classification of Regrouped Radios............46 2.3 Scan Lists..........................46 2.3.1 Intelligent Priority Scan.................... 46 2.3.2 Viewing a Scan List....................47 2.3.3 Viewing and Changing the Priority Status..............47 2.4 Scan............................47 2.4.1 Turning Scan On or Off....................47 2.4.2 Making a Dynamic Priority Change (Conventional Scan Only)........47 2.4.3 Deleting a Nuisance Channel..................
  • Page 5 2.14.2 Turning Off the Bluetooth..................67 2.14.3 Re-Pair Timer......................68 2.14.4 Bluetooth Drop Timer.....................68 2.14.5 Pairing with Low Frequency-Motorola Proximity Pairing (LF-MPP) Feature..69 2.14.6 Radio Indications of Lost Bluetooth Connection............ 70 2.14.7 Standard Pairing Feature..................70 Searching and Pairing the Bluetooth Device..........71 Turning On Bluetooth Visibility..............
  • Page 6 6875952M01-NK Contents 2.14.10 Adjusting the Volume of the Radio from Bluetooth Audio Device......72 2.14.11 Clearing All Bluetooth Devices Information............73 2.14.12 Pairing with LEX Handheld.................. 73 2.14.13 Responder Alert Sensors..................74 Holster Sensor..................74 Disabling the Sensor................74 2.15 Over-the-Air Programming (POP 25, ASTRO 25, and ASTRO Conventional) ....75 2.16 Voice Announcement ......................75 2.17 Site Selectable Alerts (ASTRO 25)..................76 2.18 Long Term Evolution (LTE)....................76...
  • Page 7 4.3 Declaration of Compliance for the Use of Distress and Safety Frequencies......89 4.4 Technical Parameters for Interfacing External Data Sources..........89 Glossary........................90 Limited Warranty.......................96 6.1 MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS COMMUNICATION PRODUCTS..........96 6.2 I. WHAT THIS WARRANTY COVERS AND FOR HOW LONG:........... 96 6.3 II. GENERAL PROVISIONS:....................97 6.4 III. STATE LAW RIGHTS:......................97 6.5 IV.
  • Page 8: Declaration Of Conformity

    Name: Motorola Solutions, Inc. Address: 1303 East Algonquin Road, Schaumburg, IL 60196-1078, U.S.A. Phone Number: 1-800-927-2744 Hereby declares that APX 7000/APX 7000L conforms to FCC Part 15, subpart B, section 15.107(a), 15.107(d), and section 15.109(a) Class B Digital Device As a personal computer peripheral, this device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. This device complies with Industry Canada license-exempt RSS standard(s).
  • Page 9 If you have already purchased the radio with the Bluetooth Option Board as part of the tanapa and you need to replace (repair) the option board, you can send the radio to any Motorola Solutions FM audited.
  • Page 10: Important Safety Information

    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 Regulations. For a list of Motorola Solutions-approved antennas, batteries, and other accessories, visit the following website: Under Industry Canada regulations, this radio transmitter may only operate using an antenna of a type and maximum (or lesser) gain approved for the transmitter by Industry Canada.
  • Page 11: Notice To Users (Fcc And Industry Canada)

    • This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. • Changes or modifications made to this device, not expressly approved by Motorola Solutions, could void the authority of the user to operate this equipment.
  • Page 12: Software Version

    6875952M01-NK Software Version Software Version All the features described in the following sections are supported by the software version R20.60.00 or later. Check with your dealer or system administrator for more details of all the supported features.
  • Page 13: Computer Software Copyrights

    The Motorola Solutions products described in this manual may include copyrighted Motorola Solutions computer programs stored in semiconductor memories or other media. Laws in the United States and other countries preserve for Motorola Solutions certain exclusive rights for copyrighted computer programs including, but not limited to, the exclusive right to copy or reproduce in any form the copyrighted computer program.
  • Page 14: Documentation Copyrights

    No duplication or distribution of this document or any portion thereof shall take place without the express written permission of Motorola Solutions. No part of this manual may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, for any purpose without the express written permission of Motorola Solutions.
  • Page 15: Disclaimer

    The information in this document is carefully examined, and is believed to be entirely reliable. However, no responsibility is assumed for inaccuracies. Furthermore, Motorola Solutions reserves the right to make changes to any products herein to improve readability, function, or design. Motorola Solutions does not assume any liability arising out of the applications or use of any product or circuit described herein;...
  • Page 16: Read Me First

    6875952M01-NK Read Me First Read Me First This User Guide covers the basic operation of the radio. However, your dealer or system administrator may have customized your radio for your specific needs. Check with your dealer or system administrator for more information. If you attempt to use features which are mutually exclusive, one or more of the following occurs: •...
  • Page 17 • (For APX 7000/APX 7000L R Radios Only) Your radio is designed to be submerged to a maximum depth of 6 feet, with a maximum submersion time of 2 hours. Exceeding either maximum limit may result in damage to the radio.
  • Page 18: Cleaning Your Radio

    Radio Service and Repair Proper repair and maintenance procedures ensures efficient operation and long life for this product. A Motorola Solutions maintenance agreement will provide expert service to keep this and all other communication equipment in perfect operating condition. A nationwide service organization is provided by Motorola Solutions to support maintenance services.
  • Page 19: Battery Recycling And Disposal

    10% or less (at 10%, the gauge begins blinking) Battery Recycling and Disposal In the U.S. and Canada, Motorola Solutions participates in the nationwide Call2Recycle program for battery collection and recycling. Many retailers and dealers participate in this program. For the location of the drop-off facility closest to you, go to
  • Page 20: Crosstalk Prevention

    P25 Digital Vehicular Repeater System (DVRS) Motorola Solutions offers an MSI Certified APX compatible, third Party, P25 Digital Vehicular Repeater System (DVRS) that provides low-cost portable radio coverage in areas where only mobile radio coverage is available and portable radio coverage is either intermittent or non-existent.
  • Page 21: What Your Dealer/System Administrator Can Tell You

    6875952M01-NK Read Me First Up to 30 different talkgroups can be supported using conventional channels. A maximum of four talkgroups can be supported when Vote Scan channels are being used. Smart PTT is supported with this enhancement as Smart PTT prevents users from transmitting while other users are on the channel.
  • Page 22: Preparing Your Radio For Use

    NOTICE: When charging a battery attached to a radio, turn the radio off to ensure a full charge. Procedure: To charge the battery, place the battery (with or without the radio) in a Motorola Solutions- approved charger. The LED on the charger indicates the charging progress; see the Charger User Guide.
  • Page 23: Attaching The Antenna

    6875952M01-NK Preparing Your Radio for Use 2 To remove the battery, turn the radio off. Squeeze the release latches at the bottom of the battery until the battery releases from the radio and remove the battery from the radio. Attaching the Antenna Prerequisites: Ensure the radio is turned off before attaching the antenna.
  • Page 24: Removing And Attaching The Accessory Connector Cover

    6875952M01-NK Preparing Your Radio for Use 3 To remove the antenna, turn the antenna counterclockwise. NOTICE: When removing the antenna, ensure that the radio is turned off. Removing and Attaching the Accessory Connector Cover When and where to use: The accessory connector is on the antenna side of the radio. It is used to connect accessories to the radio.
  • Page 25: Attaching The Belt Clip

    6875952M01-NK Preparing Your Radio for Use Attaching the Belt Clip Procedure: 1 Align the grooves of the belt clip with those of the radio and press upward until you hear a click to attach the belt clip. 2 Use a flat-bladed object to press the belt clip tab away from the radio. Then, slide the clip downward and away from the radio to remove the clip.
  • Page 26: Adjusting The Volume

    6875952M01-NK Preparing Your Radio for Use • If the power-up test is unsuccessful, you see Error XX/YY (XX/YY is an alphanumeric code). NOTICE: If the radio fails to power-up after repeating a few times, record the Error XX/YY code and contact your dealer. Codeplug Alias feature is enabled through Customer Programming Software (CPS) configuration to display the codeplug alias as a temporary text during power on.
  • Page 27: Radio Controls

    6875952M01-NK Radio Controls Radio Controls This chapter explains the buttons and functions to control the radio. Radio Parts and Controls Antenna Top (Orange) Button Accessory Connector These radio controls/buttons are programmable.
  • Page 28: Programmable Features

    6875952M01-NK Radio Controls On/Off/Volume Control Knob 3–Position A/B/C Switch 2–Position Concentric Switch Belt Clip Battery Latch 16–Position Select Knob Top Side (Select) Button Push-to-Talk (PTT) Button Side Button 1 Side Button 2 Top Display Bluetooth Pairing Location Indicator Microphone Main Speaker Battery Programmable Features Any reference in this manual to controls that are preprogrammed means that a qualified radio...
  • Page 29 6875952M01-NK Radio Controls Emergency Depending on the programming, initiates or cancels an emergency alarm or call. Internet Protocol Address Displays the Internet Protocol (IP) address, device name, and status of the radio. LTE On/Off Press this button to enter the LTE screen; long-press this button to toggle the LTE module on or off. Man Down Clear Clears the Man Down mode alarm that is triggered when your radio achieves or passes a tilt angle threshold or a combination of the angle threshold and a motion sensitivity level.
  • Page 30: Assignable Settings Or Utility Functions

    6875952M01-NK Radio Controls Enhanced Zone Bank Provides access from up to 75 zones by toggling between 25 banks (A, B, ... X or Y) of three zones. Assignable Settings or Utility Functions Controls Lock Locks or unlocks the programmable buttons, switches, or rotary knobs. Light/Flip Press the button to toggle the display backlight on and off;...
  • Page 31: Status Indicators

    6875952M01-NK Status Indicators Status Indicators This section explains the status indicators of the radio. Status Icons Selected icons are also shown on the first row of the 112 x 32 pixel top monochrome display screen of your radio. Receiving Radio is receiving a call or data. Transmitting Radio is transmitting a call or data.
  • Page 32 6875952M01-NK Status Indicators View/Program Mode Radio is in the view or program mode. On steady View mode Blinking Program mode Vote Scan Enabled The vote scan feature is enabled. Basic Zone Bank 1 Radio is in Zone 1. Radio is in Zone 2. Radio is in Zone 3.
  • Page 33: Led Indicator

    6875952M01-NK Status Indicators Feature is enabled and signal is available. Feature is disabled. Blinking Feature is enabled, but no signal is available. Bluetooth On Bluetooth is on and ready for Bluetooth connection. Bluetooth Connected Bluetooth is currently connected to the external Bluetooth device. LED Indicator The LED indicator shows the operational status of your radio.
  • Page 34: Intelligent Lighting Indicators

    6875952M01-NK Status Indicators Blinking blue 3 times Bluetooth is powering on or off. Slow blinking blue Radio is waiting to be paired when no device is connected with radio in Bluetooth. Blinking blue at heartbeat pace Radio is connected with at least a device in Bluetooth link. Solid blue for 2 seconds Bluetooth device is connected.
  • Page 35: Alert Tones

    6875952M01-NK Status Indicators Backlight and Notification When Bar Color The radio receives a phone call. The radio receives a call alert. The radio receives a selective call. The radio enters Geofence. Alert Tones Your radio uses alert tones to inform you of the condition of your radio. The following table lists these tones and when they occur.
  • Page 36 6875952M01-NK Status Indicators You Hear Tone Name Heard Central Echo When central controller has received a request from a radio. Long, Medi- Volume Set When volume is changed on a quiet channel. um-Pitched Emergency Exit When exiting the emergency state. Tone A Group of Failsoft...
  • Page 37: Display Color Change On Channel

    6875952M01-NK Status Indicators You Hear Tone Name Heard Unique Enhanced Zone Bank When EZB Up button is pressed to scroll the Enhance Low-High Zone Bank up. Tone Unique Enhanced Zone Bank When EZB Down button is pressed to scroll the En- High-Low Down hance Zone Bank down.
  • Page 38: General Radio Operation

    6875952M01-NK General Radio Operation General Radio Operation This chapter explains the general radio operations of your radio. Selecting a Zone Prerequisites: Your radio must be preprogrammed for you to use this feature. When and where to use: A zone is a group of channels. Procedure: •...
  • Page 39: Receiving And Responding To A Private Call (Trunking Only)

    6875952M01-NK General Radio Operation When and where to use: When you receive a talkgroup call (while on the Home screen) the radio displays the following depending on the system your radio is configured to: • For ASTRO Conventional system, the LED lights up solid yellow. The display shows the talkgroup alias or ID, and the caller alias or ID.
  • Page 40: Methods To Make A Radio Call

    6875952M01-NK General Radio Operation 3 Press the Call Response button to hang up and return to the Home screen. You cannot initiate a Telephone Call. Methods to Make a Radio Call You can select a zone, channel, subscriber ID, or talkgroup by using: •...
  • Page 41: Making An Enhanced Private Call (Trunking Only)

    6875952M01-NK General Radio Operation 5 Press the preprogrammed Quick Access (One-Touch) Private Call button to return to the home screen. 1.4.3 Making an Enhanced Private Call (Trunking Only) Prerequisites: Your radio must be preprogrammed to allow you to use this feature. Procedure: 1 Press the preprogrammed Quick Access (One-Touch) Private Call button to dial the preprogrammed ID and initiate the Enhanced Private Call.
  • Page 42: Monitoring A Channel

    6875952M01-NK General Radio Operation 1.6.1 Monitoring a Channel Procedure: • Monitoring a Channel using the Monitor and Volume Set button. a. Press the preprogrammed Monitor button. The Carrier Squelch indicator appears on the display when you monitor a channel using the preprogrammed Monitor button.
  • Page 43: Advanced Features

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Advanced Features This chapter explains the operations of the features available in your radio. ViQi ViQi is a virtual assistant that helps you manage your radio and perform information lookups using voice commands. This feature is purpose-built for public safety and is active when you press the assigned ViQi button on the radio, Remote Speaker Microphone (RSM), or compatible mobile microphone.
  • Page 44: Using Viqi Virtual Partner

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 2.1.1 Using ViQi Virtual Partner Prerequisites: See ViQi on page 43 for the queries supported by this feature. Procedure: 1 Press and hold the assigned ViQi button. 2 After you hear a tone, clearly speak your request into the microphone. 3 Release the assigned programmable button and wait for ViQi to respond.
  • Page 45: Making A Priority Dispatch Calls

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 4 Release the PTT button to listen. The radio returns to home screen. Repeat step 1 step 3 to start the Selective Call. 2.2.2 Making a Priority Dispatch Calls If a talkgroup is congested, the Priority Dispatch feature allows you to call the dispatcher on a different talkgroup.
  • Page 46: Requesting A Reprogram (Trunking Only)

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Requesting a Reprogram (Trunking Only) When and where to use: This feature allows you to notify the dispatcher when you want a new dynamic regrouping assignment. Procedure: Press the preprogrammed Reprogram Request button to send reprogram request to the dispatcher.
  • Page 47: Viewing A Scan List

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features When the radio locks onto a channel in the Intelligent Priority Scan list, radio scans for higher priority member within the same Trunking or Conventional system. 2.3.2 Viewing a Scan List Procedure: Turn the 16-Position Select Knob to view the members on the list. 2.3.3 Viewing and Changing the Priority Status Procedure:...
  • Page 48: Deleting A Nuisance Channel

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features This change remains in effect until scan is turned off. Scan then reverts to the default setting. Procedure: • Making a Dynamic Priority Change using the preprogrammed Dynamic Priority button: a. When the radio locks onto the channel designated as the new Priority-Two channel, press the preprogrammed Dynamic Priority button.
  • Page 49: Receiving A Call Alert Page

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 2.5.1 Receiving a Call Alert Page When and where to use: When you receive a Call Alert page, you hear four repeating alert tones and the LED blinks green. The call received icons blinks and the display shows PAGE RCV. Procedure: Press any button to clear the Call Alert page.
  • Page 50: Exiting Emergency

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Man Down is an alternate way to activate the Emergency feature on the condition the Emergency must be set up for this feature to operate. The receiving radio distinguishes the two types of emergency by displaying the following: •...
  • Page 51: Sending An Emergency Alarm

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 2.6.3 Sending an Emergency Alarm When and where to use: This feature allows you to send a data transmission, which identifies the radio sending the emergency, to the dispatcher. NOTICE: The default timer of Emergency button press to activate Emergency is 50 milliseconds.
  • Page 52: Sending An Emergency Alarm With Emergency Call

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Your radio microphone is automatically activated, allowing you to communicate with the group of radios without pressing the PTT button. This activated microphone state is also known as hot mic. The hot mic applies to the first voice transmission from your radio during the Emergency call. For subsequent transmissions in the same Emergency call, you must press the PTT button.
  • Page 53: Sending An Emergency Alarm And Call With Hot Mic

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 2.6.7 Sending An Emergency Alarm and Call with Hot Mic This feature allows you to send an Emergency Alarm and Call with hot mic to a group of radios. When and where to use: Your radio must be programmed for this type of operation. Follow the procedure to send Emergency Alarms and Call with hot mic on your radio.
  • Page 54: Special Considerations For Emergencies

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 2.6.9 Special Considerations for Emergencies The following scenarios apply during Emergency mode: Table 2: Emergency Operations Scenarios If... Then... If you press the Emergency button while in a a low-pitched tone sounds. channel that has no Emergency capability, If you change to a channel/mode with Emergen- the Emergency Alarm and/or Emergency Call cy capability while in Emergency operation,...
  • Page 55: Entering Fireground Zone Channel (Conventional)

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features • Response to Evacuation commands • Pressing the PTT button to make voice transmission • Sending an Emergency Alarm and Call • Entering or Exiting a Trunking Talkgroup 2.7.1 Entering Fireground Zone Channel (Conventional) Procedure: 1 Upon powering up, one of the following scenarios occurs: •...
  • Page 56: Responding To Evacuation Indicator

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 2.7.3 Responding to Evacuation Indicator When and where to use: The Incident Commander can trigger one of sixteen Tactical Alerts from the Command Terminal. These alerts can target individuals or groups of users within the Fireground Communication System. The ergonomic (visual and audible) response for the Tactical Alerts can be customized.
  • Page 57: Man Down

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Emergency Call De-Key Sidetone The radio sounds an alert tone to remind radio user that the Emergency Mode is still active after user releases the PTT button for an Emergency call transmission. The volume of loudness depends on the maximum tone at your radio profile.
  • Page 58: Pre-Alert Timer

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features • Pressing a preprogrammed Clear button or pressing a Menu Select button preprogrammed for Clear stops and resets the timers. The timers do not restart until the radio is repositioned. NOTICE: Emergency must be set up for this feature to operate. For details on operating the Emergency alerts, please see Emergency Operation on page If the radio is preprogrammed to horizontal only, it must be worn in a vertical position otherwise...
  • Page 59: Radio Alerts When Man Down Enhanced Is Triggered

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 2.9.5 Radio Alerts When Man Down Enhanced is Triggered NOTICE: This feature is to be preprogrammed specifically to a zone and channel which supports Emergency feature. The volume and repetition duration of Man Down Enhanced alert tone could be customized and preprogrammed to suite the required situation.
  • Page 60: Testing The Man Down Feature

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 2.9.8 Testing the Man Down Feature Prerequisites: Enable the Emergency feature with Silent Alarm disabled, but not in Surveillance Mode before running this test on the radio. Procedure: 1 Turn the radio on and place in the vertical position, for at least 5 seconds. 2 Lay the radio down in the horizontal position.
  • Page 61: Managing Encryption

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features • You can request to configure the radio to ignore the clear voice or insecured transmission when the radio is in secured transmission. Check with your agent for details. • If the “Ignore Secure/Clear Switch when Strapped” programming option is enabled, the radio transmits without displaying any messages in the strapped mode of operation, regardless of the Secure/Clear switch setting.
  • Page 62: Erasing Encryption Keys

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Erasing Encryption Keys If the Multi-system Over-the-Air Rekeying feature is in use, the keys erased are only for the current secure profile of the selected channel. The erase all menu operates as configured by the dealer or system administrator.
  • Page 63: Infinite Ukek Retention

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Infinite UKEK Retention This feature enables Unique Key Encryption Key (UKEK) to be permanently stored in the radio even when all the encryption keys are erased. Without this UKEK key, the radio cannot be rekeyed over the air.
  • Page 64: Gps Operation

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Once GPS is enabled, the radio displays the GPS icon on the screen. The dispatcher can always request the system to determine the real-time location coordinates of the radio. 2.12.1 GPS Operation The GPS technology uses radio signals from earth orbiting satellites to establish location coordinates. Therefore, maximizing your view of unobstructed sky is essential for optimum performance.
  • Page 65: Peer-Location On The Display (Astro Conventional Only)

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features • SLD99 • MGRS NOTICE: When you send your location to another radio, the receiving radio displays the location in its selected format. 2.12.4 Peer-Location on the Display (ASTRO Conventional only) This feature is only available for radio-to-radio voice transmissions, dispatch call and selective call in conventional ASTRO system.
  • Page 66: Out-Of-Range Radio

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features During failsoft operation, your radio transmits and receives in conventional operation on a predetermined frequency. You hear a medium-pitched tone and the display shows FAILSOFT. When the trunking system returns to normal operation, your radio automatically leaves failsoft operation and returns to trunked operation.
  • Page 67: Changing The Current Site

    2.14 Mission Critical Wireless - Bluetooth ® This feature allows your radio to extend its functionality by connecting to external proprietary Motorola Solutions accessories. It is recommended to use Motorola Solutions proprietary Mission Critical Wireless (MCW) devices with APX radios during Mission Critical operations as other Bluetooth devices may or may not meet the mission critical standard.
  • Page 68: Re-Pair Timer

    Due to this, when your radio and your device are turned on again, they are unable to re- connect. The user must re-pair the devices to re-establish a new set of pairing keys. See Pairing with Low Frequency-Motorola Proximity Pairing (LF-MPP) Feature on page 69 Standard Pairing Feature on page...
  • Page 69: Pairing With Low Frequency-Motorola Proximity Pairing (Lf-Mpp) Feature

    Obstacles that can cause an obstruction in the line-of-sight include trees, buildings, mountains, cars, and others. For high degree of reliability, Motorola Solutions recommends to NOT separate the radio and the accessory. At the fringe areas of reception, both voice and tone quality will start to sound "garbled" or "broken". To correct this problem, simply position the accessory and radio closer to each other (within the 10 meter defined range) to re-establish clear audio reception.
  • Page 70: Radio Indications Of Lost Bluetooth Connection

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features NOTICE: Once a COTS headset is paired to your radio, it is always connected. Therefore the battery life of the accessory is aligned with the Talk Time power consumption, not the Standby Time consumption. Procedure: Turn on the accessory. Then, place it close to the radio aligning the Bluetooth Pairing Location (a blue dot) on the radio to the Bluetooth Pairing Location (a blue dot) on the accessory.
  • Page 71: Searching And Pairing The Bluetooth Device

    When and where to use: Bluetooth Search in Bluetooth Standard Pairing method is used to scan for other Bluetooth devices nearby. It is set to turn off by default. The radio only search for HSP devices and Motorola Solutions MCW & OCW accessories. Radio filters out other profiles.
  • Page 72: Receiving Pairing Request From Other Devices

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Receiving Pairing Request from other Devices When and where to use: Procedure: Turn on your radio Bluetooth Visible mode. Your radio automatically accept the request and pair with any request received from other device. 2.14.8 Turning On the Bluetooth Audio Procedure: •...
  • Page 73: Clearing All Bluetooth Devices Information

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 2.14.11 Clearing All Bluetooth Devices Information Procedure: • Clearing all Bluetooth devices information using the preprogrammed Bluetooth On/Off button: a. Long press the preprogrammed Bluetooth On/Off button. You hear a short, medium-pitched tone. The display shows PLS WAIT to indicate clearing is in progress.
  • Page 74: Responder Alert Sensors

    Holster sensor monitors the state of the holster and allows the radio to send an over-the-air (OTA) notification whenever a gun or a taser is pulled out of the holster or put in the holster. NOTICE: Applicable for APX 7000 only.
  • Page 75: Over-The-Air Programming (Pop 25, Astro 25, And Astro Conventional)

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Disabling the Sensor Permanently Procedure: 1 Long-press the preprogrammed Sensor button to permanently disable the sensors. A tone sounds and the radio displays Sensor Off. While in this state, no events is reported over-the-air (OTA), regardless of how many times the gun is drawn, re-inserted or weapon is fired.
  • Page 76: Site Selectable Alerts (Astro 25)

    CAUTION: If the radio transmission personalities contain one 700 MHz channel, the entire personality will not be able to use LTE. The APX 7000L radio exterior has the main microphone and speaker grill bumped out. Besides this, he remainder of the exterior is identical to APX 7000.
  • Page 77: Data Profiles Available For Lte

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features The table below describes the condition when the radio works in different operating systems with LTE. System Operation Scenarios IV&D LTE and IV&D are mutually exclusive. Both systems cannot operate at the same time. The radio is preprogramed to stop LTE operation when radio switched to a LMR 700MHz frequency.
  • Page 78: Turning Off The Lte Connection

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 2.18.3 Turning Off the LTE Connection When and where to use: To extend the radio battery life, disable the LTE Connection when radio is out of LTE coverage. Procedure: • Press and hold the preprogrammed LTE button. The display shows LTE OFF to indicate the LTE connection is off.
  • Page 79: Utilities

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features NOTICE: When the radio is in an LTE-disabled channel or unprogrammed channel, pressing the LTE button shall have the radio prompts a short, low-pitched tone. Perform the following action to see the temporary status of LTE feature. Procedure: Short press the preprogrammed button.
  • Page 80: Controlling The Display Backlight

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Power level Low enables a shorter transmitting distance and to conserve power. Power level High enables a longer transmitting distance. Procedure: • Use the preprogrammed Transmit Power Level switch to toggle the power level between low and high power. The display shows LOW PWR and the low power icon or the display shows HIGH PWR and the high power icon.
  • Page 81: Using The Time-Out Timer

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 2.19.7 Using the Time-Out Timer When and where to use: This feature turns off the transmitter of your radio. You cannot transmit longer than the preset timer setting. If you attempt to do so, the radio automatically stops your transmission, and you hear a talk-prohibit tone.
  • Page 82: Using The Pl Defeat Feature

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Option Result Selective Switch You hear any digital traffic having the correct network access code and correct talkgroup. 2.19.9 Using the PL Defeat Feature This feature allows you to override any coded squelch that preprogrammed to a channel. The radio also unmutes to any digital activity on a digital channel.
  • Page 83: Transmit Inhibit

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features Mode Description by quick-keying the radio (press PTT button twice within the preprogrammed time limit). 2.19.12 Transmit Inhibit This feature is available for APCO 25 trunking, Type II trunking and Conventional operations for all APX radios. When Transmit Inhibit feature is enabled, the radio stops all transmission including voice and data. The radio can receive messages but is not able to reply the acknowledgment request of the received message.
  • Page 84: Instant Recall

    6875952M01-NK Advanced Features 2.19.13 Instant Recall This feature allows the user to save the last received call and playback the recorded call. The feature buffers all incoming audio over the air and stored when the audio is saved. Saving and Playback Calls When and where to use: Procedure: •...
  • Page 85: Accessories

    6875952M01-NK Accessories Accessories Not all accessories are FCC certified to operate with all radio models and/or bandsplits. Refer to the radio price pages for a list of FCC certified accessories or contact your sales representative for accessory compatibility. Visit to know more about the accessories supported by this radio.
  • Page 86: Maritime Radio Use In The Vhf Frequency Range

    6875952M01-NK Maritime Radio Use in the VHF Frequency Range Maritime Radio Use in the VHF Frequency Range Special Channel Assignments 4.1.1 Emergency Channel If you are in imminent and grave danger at sea and require emergency assistance, use VHF Channel 16 to send a distress call to nearby vessels and the United States Coast Guard.
  • Page 87 6875952M01-NK Maritime Radio Use in the VHF Frequency Range • on ships subject to Part II of Title III of the Communications Act, the radio must be capable of operating on the 156.800 MHz frequency. • on ships subject to the Safety Convention, the radio must be capable of operating: in the simplex mode on the ship station transmitting frequencies specified in the 156.025–...
  • Page 88 6875952M01-NK Maritime Radio Use in the VHF Frequency Range 157.300 161.900 157.350 161.950 157.400 162.000 156.025 160.625 156.075 160.675 156.125 160.725 156.175 160.775 156.225 160.825 156.275 160.875 156.325 160.925 67** 156.375 156.375 156.425 156.425 156.475 156.475 156.575 156.575 156.625 – 156.675 156.675 156.725...
  • Page 89: Declaration Of Compliance For The Use Of Distress And Safety Frequencies

    6875952M01-NK Maritime Radio Use in the VHF Frequency Range Declaration of Compliance for the Use of Distress and Safety Frequencies The radio equipment does not employ a modulation other than the internationally adopted modulation for maritime use when it operates on the distress and safety frequencies specified in RSS-182 Section 7.3.
  • Page 90: Glossary

    Automatic Registration Service ASTRO 25 Motorola Solutions standard for wireless digital trunked communications. ASTRO conventional Motorola Solutions standard for wireless analog or digital conventional communications. Autoscan A feature that allows the radio to automatically scan the members of a scan list. Bluetooth Bluetooth is an open wireless technology standard for exchanging data over short distances from fixed and mobile devices with high levels of security.
  • Page 91 6875952M01-NK Glossary A software-controlled, computer-driven device that receives and generates data for the trunked radios assigned to it. It Monitors and directs the operations of the trunked repeaters. Channel A group of characteristics, such as transmit/receive frequency pairs, radio parameters, and encryption encoding.
  • Page 92 6875952M01-NK Glossary Federal Communications Commission. Hang up Disconnect. ICCID Integrate Circuit Card Identity. IMEI International Mobile Equipment Identifier. IMSI International Mobile Subscriber Identity. Iosu Inter-OS User for user IP traffic. iosc Inter-OS Control for control IP traffic. Ite1 Adapter name used by the radio for LTE traffic. IV&D Integrated Voice and Data.
  • Page 93 It can also trigger Emergency Alarm the Post-Alert Timer is not cancelled. Mission Critical Wireless. Motorola Solutions Digital Communications. Monitor Check channel activity by pressing the Monitor button. If the channel is clear, you hear static. If the channel is in use, you hear conversation.
  • Page 94 6875952M01-NK Glossary Private Line (PL) A sub-audible tone that is transmitted such that only receivers decoding the tone receives it. Programmable A radio control that can have a radio feature assigned to it. Push-to-Talk PTT-The switch or button usually located on the left side of the radio which, when pressed, causes the radio to transmit.
  • Page 95 6875952M01-NK Glossary The automatic sharing of communications paths between a large number of users. Allows users to share a smaller number of frequencies because a repeater or communications path is assigned to a talkgroup for the duration of a conversation. Trunking Priority Monitor scan list A scan list that includes talkgroups that are all from the same trunking system.
  • Page 96: Limited Warranty

    Product Accessories One (1) Year MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS, at its option, will at no charge either repair the Product (with new or reconditioned parts), replace it (with a new or reconditioned Product), or refund the purchase price of the Product during the warranty period provided it is returned in accordance with the terms of this warranty.
  • Page 97: Ii. General Provisions

    Repairs will be made only at the designated MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS repair depot. Local services are not included. MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS will pay the inbound shipping charges only with use of the MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS designated delivery service. MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS will pay for outbound shipping via MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS'S normal shipping methods.
  • Page 98: Vi. Patent And Software Provisions

    1 that MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS will be notified promptly in writing by such purchaser of any notice of such claim,...
  • Page 99: Vii. Governing Law

    This Warranty is governed by the laws of the State of Illinois, U.S.A. VIII. For Australia Only This warranty is given by Motorola Solutions Australia Pty Limited (ABN 16 004 742 312) of Tally Ho Business Park, 10 Wesley Court. Burwood East, Victoria.

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