Posted on Sep 01, 2016

Introducing the Hytera PD985 with Full Duplex Control

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Zycomm are proud to present the PD985, a new member of the already versatile DMR portfolio from which brings an exceptional digital radio experience with a broad array of enhanced features to improve user efficiency and safety.

Hytera, a world leading solution provider of Professional Mobile Radio communications, has launched its latest DMR (Digital Mobile Radio) handset, the PD985, the flagship professional device at the top of a strong DMR portfolio. The PD985 offers an exceptional audio experience through noise cancellation technology, as well as boasting new features including full duplex calls (*) recording capability via Micro SD card (*) Bluetooth 4.0 for audio or data (*) and single frequency repeater to increase coverage(*). The PD985 will be available in UHF (350-527Mhz), with a VHF version to follow in 2017. 

The addition of the PD985 positions Hytera with the most complete DMR radio portfolio to meet diversified requirements, from simple, reliable and cost-effective handsets (PD3 and PD4 series) to rugged and feature-rich solutions (PD5 and PD6 series), up to the high-end, professional systems radios (PD7, PD9 and X1 series). The whole portfolio offers display and non-display, GPS and non-GPS, UHF and VHF versions to allow customers to select the best handset for their daily operation and mission critical scenarios.

Key advanced features of PD985 include,

  • Full Duplex (1)

PD985 enables frontline personnel to make full duplex calls between other PD985 radios, PABX, PSTN and mobile phones

  • Single Frequency Repeater Mode (2)

The PD985 is able to use one slot to receive a signal and another slot to transmit it on the same frequency using DMO mode to extend radio coverage


  • Built-in Bluetooth 4.0

With integrated Bluetooth 4.0, the PD985 not only supports audio transmit, but it will also allow programming via Bluetooth (3)


  • Noise Cancellation and 2.5W Audio Output

Maximum 2.5W output speaker and new noise cancelling technology ensures clear and loud voice communication.


  • IP68 Protection

Complies with the highest dust and waterproofing standard to confront the harshest environments

The radio continues to function after submersion in fresh water down to 2 meters for up to 4 hours


  • Smart Battery (2)

This feature makes it easier to monitor the battery status, such as battery life time and charging time, and will reduce the charging time.


  • Audio Recording via Micro SD card (4)

The PD985 supports up to a 32GB Micro SD card, to record up to 576 hours of digital / analogue audio


To place an order call now on 01773 570123 or email