Due to the impact of the new coronavirus, the aircraft has been delayed in delivery, and it is expected to begin supply in Japan in mid-June 2020, and soon after that, it will be delivered to other parts of the world.
This new shortwave / UHF / VHF full-range transceiver was released at the Tokyo JARL Expo in 2019 and immediately attracted the attention of HAM all over the world, and almost everyone was talking about it. After the release of the exhibition in Japan, amateur radio enthusiasts around the world have been looking forward to its arrival.
ICOM IC-705 is a software-defined radio, built-in battery, GPS, Bluetooth and D-Star compliant. It uses the same 4.3 "color touch screen as the IC-7300 and IC-9700 in a compact and lightweight body Display, and has real-time spectrum and waterfall chart display function.
The estimated price of IC-705 will be around £ 1299.99.