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APX 7000XE Questions


May 12, 2014
Hi All,

We have a few APX 7000XE radios at my FD and I have a few questions:

1. It is possible to program an APX 7000 XE to show you your GPS coordinates or will it only allow you to transmit your location?

2. Is there any place that will upgrade the 1.5’s to 3.5? It has been hard finding info about that since they have been discontinued.

3. What is the ballpark cost to upgrade the flash code to include TDMA on an APX 7000 XE that only has P25 phase 1?

Thanks in advance to anyone that might be able to answer these questions!


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Jun 26, 2001
Ott and Aboot
1. You should be able to program a button which will show your coordinates.
2. Most likely no.
3. Don't know. I would check with a dealer.