ICOM has launched a new UHF digital D-STAR hand-portable, the ID-31E, providing an entry point to enter D-STAR Digital Amateur Radio operation.
The ICOM ID-31E radio allows digital communication with other D-STAR enthusiasts across the worldwide network of connected repeaters and internet gateway, whilst allowing standard analogue radio contacts if desired.
Programming the radio for D-STAR repeaters can either be handled by ICOM or with the DV Fast Data mode cable. The unit has integrated GPS.
Launch price is £299.94 inc.VAT
ICOM ID-31E Product Page - https://icomuk.co.uk/categoryRender.asp?categoryID=3783&productID=1478&tID=938