The PD985 is Hytera's high-end DMR radio that boasts a multitude of new features in addition to its various different functions. This includes, for example, Bluetooth 4.0 for transmitting audio and data, a micro SD card slot for saving communications and the new single-frequency repeater function.
The PD985 also offers improved rejection of ambient noise, high IP68 certification and an improved battery system, thus providing the perfect foundations for optimizing your radio communications.
The PD985 has a MicroSD card slot, which can be used to save both radio communications and local audio signals from the surroundings. The card slot is located safetly in battery compartment behind the battery.
The data dsved is handled using the DMR Recording Manager.
MicroSD cards with a storage capacity of up to 32 gigabytes can be used, onto which up to 576 hours of voice communication can be recorded.
Single-frequency repeater (SFR)
In repeater mode (SFR), the PD985 efficiently increases the range of other radios. Voice and data information is received in DMO mode on the first timeslot, and transmitted again on the second timeslot almost simultaneously.
SFR enables the range of a direct link between conventional DMR devices to be extended without having to use a base station or a repeater. This gives users in the field greater freedom of movement.
Thanks to integrated Bluetooth® 4.0, the PD985 is ready for wireless audio accessories. It also supports simple data exchange and easy programming via Bluetooth®.
Full-duplex calls in telephone networks
With the PD985, full-duplex calls to other PD985 radios, landlines and mobile phones are possible during which both parties can talk and listen at the same time.
UHF: 350 – 527 MHz
Supported operating modes
DMR Tier II (conventional DMR)
XPT Digital Trunking
DMR Tier III (DMR trunked radio) (optional)
DMR Tier II in accordance with ETSI TS 102 361-1/2/3
Number of channels
Number of zones
64 (maximum 256 channels per zone)
12.5 / 20 / 25 kHz (analog)
7.4 V (nominal)
2000 mAh (lithium-ion battery or smart battery)
Battery service life (5-5-90 duty cycle, high transmitting power, standard battery)
ca. 14.5 h (analog)
ca. 19.5 h (digital)
± 0.5 ppm
Dimensions (H × B × T, without antenna)
131 × 54.5 × 36 mm
Weight (with antenna and standard battery)
ca. 350 g
5 + number keys
160 × 128 pixel, 65,536 colors, 1.8 inch, 6 lines
Micro SD card
Up to 32 GB supported