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Biggest Differences Between APX 1500, APX 4500, APX 6500, And APX 7500

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Apr 29, 2006
What are the biggest differences between APX 1500, APX 4500, APX 6500, and APX 7500 on 800 MHz? It looks like some are capable of dual band. I think some have difference transmit power levels? What about the total number of channels/talkgroups? Are they all capable of scanning the same maximum number of trunked talkgroups?


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The 7500 and 8500 are the only radios that will do multi band.

Generally the lower you go in model number, the less features you get.

There are too many differences between models to list it all here. I'd suggest you download the spec sheets from Motorola.
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