Used for educational institutions, retail and hospitality businesses, service and manufacturing industries, and many other demanding, professional applications, brings you a robust two-way radio solution. It has an extensive feature set including built-in voice scrambling for increased privacy, VOX capability for hands-free communication, five programmable buttons and X-Pand Technology to provide crisp, clear and strong audio quality even in noisy environments. Combined with the compact, lightweight design of the radio, you get just what it takes to enhance communication while increasing productivity.
The radio is available in a Limited Keypad (LKP) model with screen. The radioMDC (Signaling Model) comes in an LKP model and a No Keypad (NKP) model, providing the right features for each user.
Quick Features of the Motorola CP185 2-way portable radio
Due to the FCC Narrowbanding mandate in the United States, product specifications and brochures for Motorola Solutions two-way radio products may indicate 25 kHz/12.5 kHz analog/digital operation which may not be the standard mode of operation at the time of shipment after Jan. 1st 2013.
Compact, lightweight design Makes it easy to handle and use
Built-in simple voice scrambling Increase the privacy of your conversations
VOX capable Enables hands-free communication so you can focus on the job at hand
Programmable buttons 5 programmable buttons enables easy, one-touch access to up to 10 user-selected
Multi-channel capability 16 channels to support communication among all of your employees
X-Pand™ technology Provides crisp, clear and strong audio quality even in noisy environments
Adjustable power levels Adjustable high and low power levels (5 watt: VHF; 4 watt: UHF) help extend battery life
Repeater capability For use when increased coverage is required
Talkaround capability Enables communication even when a repeater is not being used
For use when increased coverage is required
Enables communication even when a repeater is not being used
-70 dB adjacent channel selectivity provides enhanced rejection of interference from strong signals on adjacent channels so you can get your message through clearly
Meets Military 810 C, D, E and F standards to stand up to the most demanding conditions
Provides caller ID, radio in-range check and radio inhibit decode in CP185 MDC No Keypad and Limited Keypad Models
DTMF Capabilities — CP185 MDC No Keypad Model
Provides receive voice selective call, call alert, transmit PTT ID
Quik-Call II: Receive voice selective call, call alert
DTMF Capabilities — CP185 MDC Limited Keypad Model
EASY-TO-HANDLE, LIGHTWEIGHT AND COMPACT Small and lightweight, the fits comfortably into your hand and is easy to use. To provide the right features for each user, the radio is available in a Limited Keypad (LKP) model with screen, and a No Keypad (NKP) model. Voice activated (VOX) ready for hands-free communication lets users focus on the job at hand improving safety and efficiency. The programmable buttons, five for the LKP model and two for the NKP model, enable easy, one-touch access for up to 10 user-selected features. INCREASED PRIVACY Enhance your privacy with built-in simple voice scrambling and utilize the Remote Inhibit feature, using MDC1200 Signaling, for deactivation of lost or stolen radios. ADDED FUNCTIONALITY 16 channels support communication for all your employees even within larger retailers. The CP185 supports MDC, DTMF and QC-II signaling, delivering usability features such as caller ID and call alert.
COMMUNICATE LIKE NEVER BEFORE Increase your coverage with repeater capability or use the Talkaround feature, which enables communication even when a repeater is not being used. Tighter audio specifications like the -70 dB adjacent channel selectivity provides enhanced rejection of interference from strong signals on adjacent channels so your message can get through clearly. STAY POWERED FOR THE ENTIRE SHIFT A Li-Ion battery provides up to 11 hours (5/5/90 duty cycle) of battery life at high power to meet the demands of your employee’s work shift. A high-capacity battery option is also available. The high power option, 5 watt (VHF) / 4 watt (UHF), with adjustable power levels help extend battery life. A rapid-rate drop-in charger can charge the radios in less than three hours. VERSATILE ACCESSORY PORTFOLIO The CP185 portables offer a wide range of Motorola Original® audio, energy and carrying accessories as well as Mag One™ audio accessories, providing an affordable option for light duty radio users.