The PR1500 portable radio is no longer manufactured, however accessories and replacement parts may be available. Please contact your Motorola representative for additional information.
The Motorola PR1500 portable two-way radio combines ruggedness and reliability with advanced features and a sturdy design. Designed for easy migration to Project 25 standards, this radio is able to communicate across agencies and jurisdictions at mission-critical times.
Enhanced sound clarity and dynamics nest in an ergonomic design. The bigger knobs and controls that can be easily operated — even while wearing heavy gloves.
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.
Compatibility with P25 Standards
Software upgrade allows radio interoperability across agencies, networks and jurisdictions.
Nuisance Channel Delete
Temporarily removes undesired channel from a scan.
Large, Raised Knobs
Enlarged for maximum tactile response, accommodating users wearing gloves.
X-Pand Voice Compression
Keeps audio quality clean and crisp, even in noisy environments.
Priority Channel Mode
Scans for higher-priority channel.
Enables hands-free operation with use of a headset accessory.
Programmable Side and Push-to-Talk Buttons
Allows easy access to user’s customized, favorite features.
Quik Call II and MDC 1200 Signaling
Sends and receives through features such as Push-to-Talk, Selective Call and Call Alert.
Alerts supervisor or dispatcher during an emergency situation.
Power: VHF: 5W; UHF: 4W
Coverage Area: Programming software allows adjustable power output for varying coverage
Estimated Battery Life: 10 hours
VHF: 136–174 MHz
UHF: 380–470 MHz, 450-520 MHz
Frequency Band: VHF, UHF
Standard Battery Chemistry Type: Nickel Cadmium, Nickel Metal Hydride
Dimensions H x W x D (with standard battery): 6.00 x 2.30 x 1.50 in.
Weight (with standard battery): 19.85 oz.
Display: No display
Emergency Button: Programmable
Number of Channels: 32
Private Line: 42
Voice Operated Transmit (VOX): Yes
Digital Private Line: 93
Programmable Buttons: Yes
System Type: Conventional
Mil Spec: 810 C, 810 D, 810 E, 810 F
Standard Package: NiMH battery, single unit universal rapid charger, antenna, belt clip, RSM adapter, accessory connector dust cover, user guide CD
Standard Warranty: 2 years