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price for a new xts5000 compared to xts2500

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Devilz311

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You might be better off calling a Motorola dealer. The price can vary greatly depending on what options you need.
 

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sorry i am looking at the p25 800 system just looking to comapare prices. just a basic model 2. me and another guy were just wanting to know what a new one is comapared to a used
 

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New $4000+, used $700 for the 5k and $500 for the 2500.

BUT, if you are going to be using the radios for official or emergency use it would really be advisable to buy new.
 

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I agree with BezKing.
First, see if the system has a contract with Motorola for subscriber equipment. These contracts frequently offer substantial discounts from list for participating agencies, and include the options needed for the system(s) you will be operating the radio on.
Second, check to see if your agency can use the GSA pricing schedules.
 

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Another thing to note is Motorola is probably going to discontinue the XTS/XTL series in favor of the APX radios somewhat soon.
 

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motorola owns the new p25 system in Illinois so each radio has to pay $35 each month to use there system. the programing is done in house by our EMA office. The radio that i was going to purchase is new old stock and i called motorola and ran the ser. # with them to make sure it didnt have any issues
 
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