Instant Operation with Multi-Function Button. Channel group changing (Marine PMR) or the scrambler function ON/OFF can be assigned to the multi-function button on the top panel. The Key lock function can be activated by holding the button.
Up to 100 PMR Channels (Appropriate Licence is Required). In addition to marine VHF channels, the IC-M85E covers 136–174 MHz PMR channels. Up to 100 programmable channels are available for PMR use. Each channel is programmable with CTCSS and DTCS tones.
- Monitor function
- 5W output power
- Priority scan function
- Internal VOX capability for hands-free operation
- 14 hours of long battery life (TX: RX: Standby=5:5:90.)
- Dual/Tri-watch function for monitoring CH16 and/or call channel
- Favourite channel function for quick access to often used channels
- AquaQuake prevents audio degradation from a water-logged speaker
- The self-check function checks internal temperature, and connected battery voltage (over-voltage detection)