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TYT MD-UV380 Ideas on future Firmware Updates/ CPS

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Nov 6, 2018

Just bought another DMR radio. The Tyt MD-UV380, dualbander. After my PD-355 and CS750.
I was just wondering over a lot of things which could probably be adjusted. bettered in new versions of firmware/ CPS. I use cps 107 and firmware 1705.

1. I was hoping to bring together those ideas in a thread of which Tyt could read. Anybody join in?
2. Anybody have an idea to bring those more directly to the attention of the manufacturer?

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I myself found these functions interesting enough for future firmware updates:

- separate volume for vfo a and b
- volume fm and dmr more the same, because now dmr is more silent than fm
- the lowest volume (1) is still very loud in fm, please far more silent
- a display dimmer, less light, it is far to bright in dark rooms,
- a full keyboard lock that is to say for volume setting as well, now is very easy to coincidentally put volume to zero and hear nothing, e.g. this happens in your pocket
- a per channel setting for dmr radio id,


Aug 1, 2009
NW Phoenix and NW Ohio
interesting concept. Better communication with TYT would be nice. But I do have a question for you. You're using cps v 107? When I try to use 107 it gives me an error message - wrong radio. I reverted back to 105 and it works, but I'm wondering if I'm missing something by not being able to use 107.
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