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Standard Horizon HX890E GPS

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The Standard Horizon HX980E GPS is a marine Class-H DSC and GPS Floating 6W VHF Transceiver.  It has Digital Selective Calling (DSC) ITU-R M.493 Class-H operation which allows your precise location and identification information to be transmitted on pressing the Distress Alert button on the rear of the radio.


  • The Standard Horizon HX980E is supplied with CAT460 antenna, Li-ion battery pack, AC adaptor with multi-region plug, charger cradle, DC cable with 12V cigarette lighter plug, alkaline battery case, belt clip, hand strap, USB cable and manual
  • Built-in integrated 66 channel GPS receiver
  • 6W transmit power output (selectable 6/2/1 W)
  • Will float face up and submersible to IPX8 with a water-activated emergency white strobe light - strobe can be reconfigured to flash on and off, flash SOS, or set to stay on continuously.
  • 700mW loud audio and noise cancelling function for both transmit and receive audio
  • 11-hour operating time with 1800mAh high capacity Li-ion battery (Based on a 5-5-90 duty cycle)
  • SBT-13 alkaline battery case for 5 x AAA included
  • Easy to operate menu system with a large (43 x 43 mm) full-dot matrix display - one of the largest displays in a hand held VHF radio
  • Selectable display mode – day & night
  • Waypoint and route navigation - capable of storing up to 250 waypoints and 20 routes
  • Group monitor (GM) function utilizing DSC group position call
  • MOB (Man Over Board) feature
  • Versatile scanning operation (dual watch and triple watch)
  • FM broadcast radio receiver - FM broadcast bands between 76 MHz to 108 MHz
  • Rugged case construction conforms to military standard (MIL-STD-810F)
  • Two scrambler systems built-in – 4-code CVS2500A and 32-code FVP-42
  • Micro USB data jack for PC programming
  • All USA, International and Canadian channels
  • ATIS Mode for European Inland Waterways
  • 3 Year waterproof warranty
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