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  • Page 1 APX™ TWO-WAY RADIOS APX 7000/APX 7000L TOP DISPLAY USER GUIDE...
  • Page 3 68007024033-H MOTOROLA, MOTO, MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS and the Stylized M logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Motorola Trademark Holdings, LLC and are used under license. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. © 2009 and 2015 by Motorola Solutions, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 06/15.
  • Page 4 Sending an Emergency Call Display Status Icons Basic Zone Bank 1 Press the Emergency button. A = Radio is in Zone 1. Blinks when the battery is low. B = Radio is in Zone 2. Press and hold the PTT button. Speak clearly C = Radio is in Zone 3.
  • Page 5 Contents Documentation Copyrights...15 Disclaimer........16 Declaration of Conformity......6 Important Safety Information..10 Getting Started....... 17 How to Use This Guide........17 Notations Used in This Manual......17 Software Version......11 Additional Performance Enhancement..17 Notice to Users (FCC and Industry ASTRO 25 Enhanced Data....17 Canada)............11 Dynamic System Resilience (DSR)..
  • Page 6 Attaching the Antenna........21 Selecting a Zone..........41 Removing and Attaching the Accessory Selecting a Radio Channel......41 Connector Cover........22 Receiving and Responding to a Radio Call... 41 Attaching the Belt Clip........23 Receiving and Responding to a Turning On the Radio........23 Talkgroup Call........41 Adjusting the Volume........24 Receiving and Responding to a...
  • Page 7 Viewing a Scan List......48 Using TPS Emergency Viewing and Changing the Priority Transmission......... 56 Status..........48 Man Down............57 Scan...............48 Pre-Alert Timer........58 Turning Scan On or Off.......48 Post-Alert Timer........58 Making a Dynamic Priority Change Radio Alerts When Man Down (Conventional Scan Only)....48 Feature is Triggered......
  • Page 8 Button..........82 Bluetooth Drop Timer......72 Turning Off the LTE Connection..82 Pairing with Low Frequency- Viewing the LTE Status.......82 Motorola Proximity Pairing (LF- Utilities............84 MPP) Feature........ 73 Using the Flip Display......84 Radio Indications of Lost Bluetooth Selecting a Basic Zone Bank....84 Connection........75...
  • Page 9 Glossary........100 Radio Care.............91 Cleaning Your Radio......92 Limited Warranty......106 Proper Ways to Handle the Radio..92 Radio Service and Repair....93 MOTOROLA COMMUNICATION Battery Care...........93 PRODUCTS........... 106 Battery Charge Status......93 I. WHAT THIS WARRANTY COVERS Battery Recycling and Disposal..94 AND FOR HOW LONG:......106 II.
  • Page 10 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 the product: Model Name: APX 7000/APX 7000L conforms to the following regulations: FCC Part 15, subpart B, section 15.107(a), 15.107(d) and section 15.109(a) English...
  • Page 11 Class B Digital Device As a personal computer peripheral, this device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: 1 This device may not cause harmful interference, and 2 This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. Note: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules.
  • Page 12 Conforms to the following regulations: FCC Part 15, Section 15.19, 15.21, and 15.105 Note: Changes or modifications not expressly approved by Motorola may void the users authority, as authorized by the FCC, to operate this device and should not be made. See 47 CFR Part 15.21. Information to the user.
  • Page 13 If customers have already purchased the radio with the Bluetooth Option Board as part of the tanapa and they need to replace (repair) the option board, they can send the radio to any Motorola FM audited. English...
  • Page 14 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-approved antennas, batteries, and other accessories, visit the following website: http://www.motorolasolutions.com/APX Under Industry Canada regulations, this radio...
  • Page 15 • 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, could void the authority of the user to operate this equipment. English...
  • Page 16 Cet émetteur radio a été approuvé par Industrie Canada pour utilisation avec une antenne approuvée Cette radio ne doit être utilisée qu'à des fins par Motorola offrant le gain maximal autorisé et professionnelles. Avant d'utiliser la radio, lisez le l'impédance requise pour le type d'antenne indiqué. Il...
  • Page 17 Motorola, peuvent annuler le droit de l'utilisateur à Version logicielle utiliser cet équipement. Toutes les fonctions décrites dans les sections suivantes sont prises en charge par la version R14.00.00 ou les versions ultérieures du logiciel de la radio. Pour obtenir davantage de renseignements à propos des fonctions prises en charge, adressez-vous à...
  • Page 18 Motorola. Furthermore, the purchase of Motorola products shall not be deemed to grant either directly or by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license under the copyrights, patents or patent...
  • Page 19 No duplication or distribution of this document or any portion thereof shall take place without the express written permission of Motorola. 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.
  • Page 20 However, no responsibility is assumed for inaccuracies. Furthermore, Motorola reserves the right to make changes to any products herein to improve readability, function, or design. Motorola does not assume any liability arising out of the applications or use of any product or circuit described herein;...
  • Page 21 damage to the equipment if not carefully Getting Started observed. Note: How to Use This Guide An operational procedure, practice, or condition and so on, which is essential to This User Guide covers the basic operation of the emphasize. APX Portables. However, your dealer or system administrator may Additional Performance Enhancement have customized your radio for your specific needs.
  • Page 22 A maximum of four talkgroups SecureNet allows user to perform secured can be supported when Vote Scan channels are communications on an Analog or Motorola Data being used. Communication (MDC) channel. The MDC Over-the- Smart PTT is supported with this enhancement as...
  • Page 23 Note: User Selectable Talkgroups are not compatible with this Conventional Talkgroup Enhancement. What Your Dealer/System Administrator Can Tell You Check with your dealer or system administrator for the correct radio settings, if the radio is to be operated in extreme temperatures (less than -30 °C or more than +60 °C).
  • Page 24 Accessories on page Note: When charging a battery attached to a radio, turn the radio off to ensure a full charge. To charge the battery, place the battery (with or without the radio) in a Motorola-approved charger. English...
  • Page 25 2 To remove the battery, squeeze the release latches at the bottom of the battery until the Attaching the Antenna battery releases from the radio and remove the battery from the radio. Ensure the radio is turned off before attaching the Note: antenna.
  • Page 26 Note: To prevent damage to the connector, shield it with the connector cover when not in use. 1 To remove the accessory connector cover, rotate the thumbscrew counterclockwise until it disengages from the radio. Note: If the thumbscrew is too tight, use an Allen wrench at to loosen it first.
  • Page 27 3 To attach the accessory connector cover, insert 2 Use a flat-bladed object to press the belt clip tab away from the radio. Then, slide the clip the hooked end of the cover into the slot above downward and away from the radio to remove the the connector.
  • Page 28 2 To turn off the radio, rotate the On/Off/Volume Control Knob counterclockwise until you hear a click. • If the power-up test is successful, you see momentary SELFTEST on the radio display, followed by the Home screen. • If the power-up test is unsuccessful, you see ERROR XX/YY (XX/YY is an alphanumeric Adjusting the Volume code).
  • Page 29 2 To decrease the volume, rotate this knob counterclockwise. English...
  • Page 30 Identifying Radio Controls Radio Parts and Controls Antenna Top (Orange) Button Accessory Connector On/Off/Volume Control Knob English...
  • Page 31 3–Position A/B/C Switch Programmable Features 2–Position Concentric Switch Any reference in this manual to controls that are preprogrammed means that a qualified radio Belt Clip technician must use the radio programming software Battery Latch to assign a feature to a control. 16–Position Select Knob Your dealer can program the programmable buttons as shortcuts to radio functions or preset channels/...
  • Page 32 Remote Speaker Microphone cancels an emergency alarm or and Bluetooth headset. call. Bluetooth Keys up the Bluetooth Headset Internet Protocol Display the Internet Protocol Headset PTT microphone. Address (IP) address, device name and status of the radio. Bluetooth Clear Allows you to clear all pairing All Pairing information for Bluetooth.
  • Page 33 One Touch 1– 4 Launches a specific feature Scan List Selects the scan list for editing with one single button-press. Programming (by long press on the Scan You can setup as many as four button). separately programmed buttons Secure Toggles the Secure for four different features.
  • Page 34 3 (A, B and C) to a second Volume Set Tone Sets the volume set tone. group of 3 zones (D, E and F). Accessing the Preprogrammed Functions Enhanced Zone Provides access from up to 75 Bank zones by toggling between 25 You can access various radio functions through a banks (A, B ...
  • Page 35 • While a call is not in progress, the PTT button is used to make a new call. See Methods to Make a Radio Call on page 43 for more information. English...
  • Page 36 Received Signal Strength Indicator Identifying Status Indicators (RSSI) Status Icons The number of bars displayed repre- sents the received signal strength for the Selected icons are also shown on the first row of the current site, for trunking only. The more 112 x 32 pixel top monochrome display screen of stripes in the icon, the stronger the sig- your radio.
  • Page 37 Power Level Basic Zone Bank 1 L – Radio is set at Low power. A – Radio is in Zone 1. H – Radio is set at High power. B – Radio is in Zone 2. C – Radio is in Zone 3. Scan Radio is scanning a scan list.
  • Page 38 Y – Contains Zone 73, Zone 74 and Bluetooth is currently connected to the Zone 75. external Bluetooth device. Secure Operation LED Indicator On – Secure operation. The LED indicator shows the operational status of Off – Clear operation. your radio. Blinking –...
  • Page 39 Rapidly blinking Radio has failed the self test Blinking blue three Bluetooth is powering on or upon powering up or times off. encountered a fatal error. Slow blinking blue Radio is waiting to be paired Solid yellow Channel is busy. when no device is connected (Conventional with radio in Bluetooth.
  • Page 40 qualified technician to be permanently disabled. Consult your dealer for further details if you want to disable it. Intelligent Lighting Indicators This feature temporarily changes the backlight of the top display screen, and adds a color bar to the main display screen to help signal that a radio event has occurred.
  • Page 41 Backlight and Bar Notification When 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 42 You Hear Tone Name Heard Long, Low- Time-Out Timer Timed Out After time out. Pitched Tone Talk Prohibit/PTT Inhibit (When PTT button is pressed) transmissions are not allowed. Lack of Voice PTT Time out When the radio ends your call after it detected there are lack of voice for 5 seconds after the PTT is pressed and hold.
  • Page 43 You Hear Tone Name Heard Central Echo When central controller has received a request from a radio. Long, Medium- Volume Set When volume is changed on a quiet channel. Pitched Tone Emergency Exit When exiting the emergency state. A Group of Me- Failsoft When the trunking system fails.
  • Page 44 You Hear Tone Name Heard Talk Permit (When PTT button is pressed) is verifying with the system for ac- cepting its transmissions. Unique, Low- New Message When a new message is received. Pitched Chirp Unique, High- Priority Status When a priority message is received. Pitched Chirp Incremental- Bluetooth Paired...
  • Page 45 a) Rotate the preprogrammed 16–Position General Radio Operation Select Knob to the desired channel. b) Press the PTT button to transmit on the Selecting a Zone displayed zone channel. Your radio must be preprogrammed to allow you to Receiving and Responding to a Radio Call use this feature.
  • Page 46 • For ASTRO Conventional system, the LED lights Note: up solid yellow. The display shows the talkgroup With the inactivity timer enabled (optional), alias or ID, and the caller alias or ID. when there is no response from the receiving radio, the calling radio exits the call with Menu •...
  • Page 47 Note: • The 16-Position Select Channel Knob. With the inactivity timer enabled (optional), if Making a Talkgroup Call there is no response to the call after the timer expires, your radio exits the call with Menu To make a call to a group of users, your radio must Inactive Exit tone.
  • Page 48 channel is an indication that the radio is not working Switching Between Repeater or Direct properly. This is not the case. Operation Button Digital technology quiets the transmission by The Repeater Operation increases the radio removing the noise from the signal and allows only coverage area by connecting with other radios the clear voice or data information to be heard.
  • Page 49 Monitoring Conventional Mode Your radio may be preprogrammed to receive Private- ® Line (PL) calls. 1 Momentarily press the Monitor button to listen for activity. The Carrier Squelch indicator appears on the display. 2 Press and hold the Monitor button to set continuous monitor operation.
  • Page 50 Responding to the Dynamic Regrouping Feature Advanced Features (Trunking Only) This feature allows the dispatcher to temporarily Advanced Call Features reassign selected radios to a particular channel where they can communicate with each other. This Selective Call (ASTRO Conventional Only) feature is typically used during special operations and This feature allows you to receive a call from a is enabled by a qualified radio technician.
  • Page 51 that you were using before the radio was dynamically channel, once the user has selected regrouped. the dynamic-regrouping position. Requesting a Reprogram (Trunking Only) Select Select-disabled radios cannot change This feature allows you to notify the dispatcher when Disabled channels while dynamically regrouped. you want a new dynamic regrouping assignment.
  • Page 52 in your radio. These lists must be preprogrammed by One channel, regardless of traffic on non- a qualified radio technician. priority channels. • No icon indicates that the current channel is Viewing a Scan List deleted from the scan list. Turn the 16-Position Select Knob to view the members on the list.
  • Page 53 This change remains in effect until scan is turned off. When the radio is locked onto the channel to be Scan then reverts to the preprogrammed (original) deleted, press the preprogrammed Nuisance setting. Delete button. Making a Dynamic Priority Change via the The radio continues scanning the remaining channels preprogrammed Dynamic Priority button: in the list.
  • Page 54 Note: • Silent Emergency Alarm This feature must be preprogrammed by a Check with your dealer or system administrator for qualified radio technician. more information on the programming of this feature. Receiving a Call Alert Page Only one of the Emergency modes above can be When you receive a Call Alert page, you hear four assigned to the preprogrammed Emergency button.
  • Page 55 • The display shows EMERGENCY and the current send alarm and/or make zone or channel. You hear a short medium- emergency call. pitched tone and the LED blinks red Non-Tactical/ The radio reverts to the momentarily. Revert for preprogrammed • The radio sounds a short low-pitched tone to Trunking emergency talkgroup to...
  • Page 56 pitched tone and the LED blinks red If successful, the display shows EMERGNCY on the momentarily. current zone and channel. You hear a short, medium-pitched tone and the LED blinks red • You hear the radio sounds a short low-pitched momentarily.
  • Page 57 • Press and release the PTT button to exit the 4 Release the PTT button to end the transmission Silent Emergency Alarm mode and enter and wait for a response from the dispatcher. regular dispatch or Emergency Call mode. 5 To exit Emergency Call, press and hold the Change of Channels during Emergency preprogrammed Emergency button for about a second.
  • Page 58 Sending an Emergency Alarm on page Each Fireground Communication System radio Sending an Emergency Call (Trunking automatically reports your radio ID on the commander Only) on page 51, Sending an Emergency mobile command terminal. Your name, riding position Alarm with Emergency Call on page 52, or and sector are all can be configured to be seen at the Sending a Silent Emergency Alarm...
  • Page 59 • If the Fireground Zone Channel is set as • If your radio is working in Fireground Zone default, you hear gurgle tone and the home Channel, proceed to next step. screen. You are in Fireground zone channel. 4 Press and hold the PTT button to transmit. The •...
  • Page 60 • If preprogrammed with Manual Emergency During Emergency if the TPS radio Acknowledgement of Evacuation Command, Beacon user pushes the Emergency button, pressing the PTT button shall cancel the the radio sounds a Beacon at the indications and acknowledge the command maximum volume of the radio at terminal.
  • Page 61 amount of time before the Emergency Alarm or Call is 4 Long press Emergency button to exit Emergency activated. mode and cancel Emergency Beacon. Note: Man Down It is recommended that an Emergency button is preprogrammed in order to allow the user to Man Down condition is determined based upon the exit the emergency condition.
  • Page 62 3 Man Down condition continues for the time otherwise the Man Down alert may be duration defined in the Post-Alert Timer field. Once inadvertently triggered. the timer expires, the Emergency alarm is When the radio is programmed with Man transmitted. The Man Down Clear function is used Down feature, special care is required when in this phase to cancel the Man Down condition.
  • Page 63 Exiting Man Down Feature on page 60 to exit Emergency procedure. See Emergency Operation Man Down feature. page 50 for details. Radio Alerts When Man Down Feature is Triggered Note: At this point the Man Down features is The Man Down alert tone volume is directly related to complete.
  • Page 64 Note: Exiting Man Down Feature If the radio is programmed with Silent If you are not in a real Man Down situation, you Emergency, the radio inhibits the alert tone should exit the Man Down feature and prevent and visual alert associated with the emergency from going off with the following emergency feature.
  • Page 65 1 Turn the radio on and place in the vertical position, Unlike other forms of security, Motorola digital for at least 5 seconds. encryption provides signaling that makes it virtually impossible for others to decode any part of an 2 Lay the radio down in the horizontal position.
  • Page 66 messages in the strapped mode of If the “Ignore Secure/Clear Switch when operation, regardless of the Secure/Clear Strapped” programming option is enabled, switch setting. This option must be the radio transmits without displaying any preprogrammed by a qualified radio messages in the strapped mode of technician.
  • Page 67 When the key has been loaded successfully, one of Trunked If the radio is used for both the following scenarios occurs: Multikey conventional and trunked applications, strap the encryption • You hear the radio sounds a short tone for single- keys for trunking on a per-talkgroup key radios.
  • Page 68 Note: Note: Do not press the Top (Orange) button The rekey operation failure indicates that before pressing the Top Side (Select) your radio does not contain the Unique button, unless you are in an emergency Shadow Key (USK). situation as this sends an emergency MDC Over-the-Air Rekeying (OTAR) Page alarm.
  • Page 69 when all of the encryption keys is erased. Without this signal at UKEK key, the radio could not be over the air transmitting radio. rekeyed. Expander Expands the speech Note: while the noise flow This feature must be preprogrammed by a remains the same at qualified radio technician.
  • Page 70 geographical location of your radio. The geographical coordinates, maximizing your view of clear location is expressed as latitude and longitude or unobstructed sky is essential for optimum Military Grid Reference System (MGRS) format per performance. request from customers. Where adequate signals from multiple satellites are Note: not available (usually because you cannot establish a This feature is addressed as GPS across the...
  • Page 71 to receive signals from an adequate number of • Stay in the open. The GPS feature works best satellites. where there is nothing between your radio and a large amount of open sky. Note: Even where adequate signals from multiple Peer-Location on the Display (ASTRO Conventional satellites are available, your GPS feature only only)
  • Page 72 Upon receiving a voice transmission with GPS If the transmitting radio does not have GPS or coordinates enabled on the receiving radio, the the receiving radio could not decode the GPS display shows the coordinates available in full or in signal of the received signal, the receiving short coordinates.
  • Page 73 Locking and Unlocking a Site 1 Rotate the Mode Knob to change to a different repeater frequency. This feature allows your radio to lock onto a specific site and not roam among wide-area talkgroup sites. 2 Press the PTT button to talk, and release the This feature should be used with caution, since it button to listen.
  • Page 74 Commercial of the Shelf (COTS) devices or Motorola accessories. the Personal Area Network (PAN) data profile. Note: APX 7000L only works with Motorola MCW It is recommended to use Motorola proprietary devices. Mission Critical Wireless (MCW) devices with Turning On Bluetooth APX radios during Mission Critical operations ®...
  • Page 75 If Bluetooth fails to launch, the display shows devices to re-establish a new set of pairing keys. See Pairing with Low BT ON FL. Frequency-Motorola Proximity Pairing Turning Off the Bluetooth (LF-MPP) Feature on page 73 and Standard Pairing Feature on page 75.
  • Page 76 Bluetooth Drop Timer Re-Pair Tim- Re-Pair Timer Scenarios er Options The Bluetooth Drop Timer has two different settings and functions, depending upon the selection of the accessory automatically powers Re-Pair Timer. off. • When the accessory is powered Re-Pair Timer Description off, all keys are lost immediately, Options...
  • Page 77 Pairing with Low Frequency-Motorola Proximity Pairing Re-Pair Timer Description (LF-MPP) Feature Options This timer is a "stay alive" timer where the accessory remains on without the device reconnecting be- fore powering off. The radio re- mains on until the user powers off the radio.
  • Page 78 the signal transmitter (your radio) and the location of If the pairing process is successful, you hear an the receiver (your device or accessory). incremental-pitched tone. The radio begins to connect to the device. Obstacles that can cause an obstruction in the line-of- sight include trees, buildings, mountains, cars and If the pairing process fails, you hear a short, low- etc.
  • Page 79 Bluetooth tones, Bluetooth menu and nearby. It is set to off by default. preprogrammed buttons must be The radio only search for HSP devices and Motorola preprogrammed by a qualified radio MCW & OCW accessories. Radio filters out other technician. Check with your dealer or system profiles.
  • Page 80 • If the connection fails within 6 seconds, you hear a Press the preprogrammed Bluetooth Inquiry decremental-pitched tone to indicate that the On/Off button, to enable the Bluetooth Search device is unpaired. The display shows <Device feature. Type> UNPAIRED. One of the following scenarios occurs: Turning On Bluetooth Visibility •...
  • Page 81 Receiving Pairing Request from other Devices You hear a short, medium-pitched tone. The display shows SPKR ON. Turn on your radio Bluetooth Visible mode. Adjusting the Volume of the Radio from Bluetooth Your radio automatically accept the request and Audio Device pair with any request received from other device.
  • Page 82 You hear a short, medium-pitched tone. The Once a configuration upgrade is downloaded to your display shows PLS WAIT to indicate clearing is radio, you can install new changes immediately or delay changes to be installed on the radio when it is in progress.
  • Page 83 Note: Note: This feature must be preprogrammed by a Pressing this preprogrammed playback qualified radio technician. button enables the voice feature to announce in High priority. Check with your agent if Voice Announcement is available for the feature you need. All the three programmable buttons at the side of the radio support this feature.
  • Page 84 Long Term Evolution (LTE) Besides this, he remainder of the exterior is identical to APX 7000. Note: Applicable for APX7000L only. The APX7000L enhances the current radio operation by providing the radio with faster information delivery over an LTE broadband network.
  • Page 85 System Operation Scenarios off. The radio can still operate on 700 MHz LMR where the LMR voice and data are available to the user. LTE is operational again when the fre- quencies are switched back to either a VHF or a 800 MHz LMR frequency. The LTE feature can be preprogrammed to a programmable button for quick access to LTE screen The table below describes the condition when the...
  • Page 86 If there is an encryption error, the display shows LTE LTE is not available or turned off, SVC alternating with ERROR. the radio falls back to using IV&D LMR data, if available. Once LTE If there are no LTE networks available, the display coverage becomes available shows No LTE alternating with SERVICE.
  • Page 87 Status Derivation and definition Status Derivation and definition shown shown LTE NOT al- LTE OFF LTE not ready The LTE is busy. LTE off LTE communication of the ternating radio is currently off. with READY NO LTE al- LTE CNTG No LTE No LTE service detect- LTE con-...
  • Page 88 Status Derivation and definition Utilities shown Using the Flip Display with FATAL This feature allows you to flip the content of the top display upside down. It is particularly useful when you would like to read the top display while the radio is still in the carry holder attached to your belt.
  • Page 89 Top (Orange) button before you can use this Use the preprogrammed Basic Zone Bank button feature. to toggle the position between Bank 1 and Bank 2. The top display shows the status icons (A, B, C, D, 1 Press the preprogrammed EZB Up or EZB Down E or F) or the zone name based on the bank and button to scroll the EZB up or down or press and switch position selected.
  • Page 90 • To turn the backlight on, press any Power level Low enables a shorter transmitting programmable radio controls or buttons. distance and to conserve power. Power level High enables a longer transmitting distance. Locking and Unlocking the Controls Use the preprogrammed Transmit Power Level You can lock the programmable buttons, switches, switch to toggle the power level between low and and rotary knobs of your radio to avoid inadvertent...
  • Page 91 disabled or the display shows momentary VMUT ON, 2 Release the PTT button. and you hear a short tone, indicating that the feature The timer resets. is enabled. 3 To re-transmit, press the PTT button. Using the Time-Out Timer The time-out timer restarts and the LED lights up This feature turns off the transmitter of your radio.
  • Page 92 Digital Options One of the following scenarios occurs: One or more of the following options may be • You hear any activity on the channel. preprogrammed in your radio. Check with your dealer • The radio is muted if no activity is present. or system administrator for more information.
  • Page 93 When smart PTT is enabled in your radio, you cannot Mode Description transmit on an active channel. can override the transmit-inhibit If you try to transmit on an active smart-PTT channel, state by quick-keying the radio. In you hear an alert tone, and the transmission is other words, two PTT button inhibited.
  • Page 94 The radio sounds alert tone when user enters or exits Disabling Transmit Inhibition this feature and also when PTT is pressed. Press the Transmit Inhibit programmable button. Note: Note: Acknowledgement of any messages required If the user has disabled TX Inhibit via the from the radio is not transmitted if the Transmit softkey and then moves the switch to the Inhibition is enabled.
  • Page 95 • (For APX 7000/APX 7000L R Radios Only) Helpful Tips Your radio is designed to be submerged to a maximum depth of 6 feet, with a Radio Care maximum submersion time of 2 hours. Exceeding either maximum limit may result Caution: in damage to the radio.
  • Page 96 Avoid subjecting the radio to an excess of liquids. Caution: Do not submerge the radio unless it is a Do not use solvents to clean your radio as ruggedized.(APX 7000/APX 7000L R model) most chemicals may permanently damage the • Avoid subjecting the radio to corrosives, solvents radio housing and textures.
  • Page 97 Battery Charge to those desiring reliable, continuous communications on a contract basis. For a contract service agreement, 76% to 100% full please contact your nearest Motorola service or sales representative, or an authorized Motorola dealer. 51% to 75% Battery Care...
  • Page 98 Battery Charge 10% or less (at 10%, the gauge begins blinking) Battery Recycling and Disposal In the U.S. and Canada, Motorola participates in the nationwide Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC) program for battery collection and recycling. Many retailers and dealers participate in this program.
  • Page 99 Accessories The accessory link below is for APX radios. Not all accessories are FCC certified to operate with all APX models and/or bandsplits. Please refer to the specific APX radio price pages for a list of FCC certified accessories or contact your sales representative for accessory compatibility.
  • Page 100 • distance to a well-known landmark Maritime Radio Use in the VHF • vessel course, speed or destination Frequency Range 5 State the nature of the distress. 6 Specify what kind of assistance you need. Special Channel Assignments 7 State the number of persons on board and the number needing medical attention, if any.
  • Page 101 • on ships subject to Part II of Title III of the 156.050 160.650 Communications Act, the radio must be capable of 156.100 160.700 operating on the 156.800 MHz frequency. • on ships subject to the Safety Convention, the 156.150 160.750 radio must be capable of operating: 156.200...
  • Page 102 156.900 161.500 156.325 160.925 156.950 161.550 67** 156.375 156.375 157.000 161.600 156.425 156.425 157.050 161.650 156.475 156.475 157.100 161.700 156.575 156.575 157.150 161.750 156.625 – 157.200 161.800 156.675 156.675 157.250 161.850 156.725 156.725 157.300 161.900 157.350 161.950 157.400 162.000 77** 156.875 –...
  • Page 103 maritime use when it operates on the distress and 157.225 161.825 safety frequencies specified in RSS-182 Section 7.3. 157.275 161.875 Technical Parameters for Interfacing External 157.325 161.925 Data Sources 157.375 161.975 RS232 SB9600 157.425 162.025 Input Volt- 3.6V Note: age (Volts Peak-to- * Simplex channels 3, 21, 23, 61, 64, 81, 82, peak)
  • Page 104 Feature that responds to the Automatic Registration Service presence of an RF carrier by opening or unmuting (turning ASTRO 25 Motorola standard for wireless on) a receiver’s audio circuit. A digital trunked communications. squelch circuit silences the ASTRO Motorola standard for wireless...
  • Page 105 operations of the trunked Digital Signal An RF signal that has a pulsed, repeaters. or discrete, nature, rather than a continuous nature. Channel A group of characteristics such as transmit/ receive frequency Dispatcher An individual who has radio pairs, radio parameters, and system management duties.
  • Page 106 Post-Alert Timer is not cancelled. Key-variable loader: A device for loading encryption keys into Mission Critical Wireless the radio. Motorola Data Communication Liquid crystal display. Monitor Check channel activity by Light-emitting diode. pressing the Monitor button. If the channel is clear, you hear Li-Ion Lithium ion.
  • Page 107 you hear conversation. It also Page A one-way alert, with audio serves as a way to check the and/or display messages. volume level of the radio, since Personality A set of unique features specific the radio “opens the squelch” to a radio. when the monitor button is pressed.
  • Page 108 Radio Frequency The part of the general Status Calls Pre-defined text messages that (RF) frequency spectrum between allow the user to send a the audio and infrared light conditional message without regions (about 10 kHz to talking. 10,000,000 MHz). Tactical/ Non- The user talks on the channel Repeater A conventional radio feature,...
  • Page 109 Unique Shadow Key. vpn1 Adapter name used by the radio for encrypted LTE traffic Zone A grouping of channels. English...
  • Page 110 MOTOROLA, at its option, will at no charge either Limited Warranty repair the Product (with new or reconditioned parts), replace it (with a new or reconditioned Product), or MOTOROLA COMMUNICATION PRODUCTS refund the purchase price of the Product during the warranty period provided it is returned in accordance with the terms of this warranty.
  • Page 111 MOTOROLA offers the following optional extended and conditions. Repairs will be made only at the service contracts. designated MOTOROLA repair depot. Local services are not included. MOTOROLA will pay for outbound SERVICE FROM THE START (SfS) shipping via MOTOROLA'S normal shipping methods. COMPREHENSIVE II.
  • Page 112 Product (e.g., dealer or communication INABILITY TO USE SUCH PRODUCT, TO THE service provider), it can facilitate your obtaining FULL EXTENT SUCH MAY BE DISCLAIMED BY warranty service. You can also call MOTOROLA at LAW. 1-800-927-2744 US/Canada. III. STATE LAW RIGHTS: V.
  • Page 113 VI. PATENT AND SOFTWARE PROVISIONS: interfere with MOTOROLA's normal warranty inspection and testing of the Product to verify any MOTOROLA will defend, at its own expense, any suit warranty claim. brought against the end user purchaser to the extent 6 Product which has had the serial number removed that it is based on a claim that the Product or parts or made illegible.
  • Page 114 MOTOROLA. granted by implication, estoppel or otherwise under MOTOROLA patent rights or copyrights. MOTOROLA will have no liability with respect to any claim of patent infringement which is based upon the VII. GOVERNING LAW: combination of the Product or parts furnished...
  • Page 115 Australian Consumer Law. If you have any queries, please call Motorola Solutions Australia at 1800 457 439. You may also visit our website: http://www.motorolasolutions.com/XA-EN/Pages/ Contact_Us for the most updated warranty terms. English...
  • Page 116 Notes English...
  • Page 118 Stylized M logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Motorola Trademark Holdings, LLC and are used under license. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. © 2009 and 2015 Motorola Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved. June 2015 *6875952M01* 6875952M01-NB...

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