Compact Size for Commercial or Recreational Use
Tough and Waterproof
The IC-M88 is built tough to withstand hazardous environments. Even if it is dropped into water, its waterproof construction* will protect it from harm.
* Equivalent to IPX7. (1 m depth/30 min.)
The volume/power knob combines with 6 clearly labeled front panel buttons to maximize simplicity of operation. A large, clear LCD with backlighting and backlit buttons make night time operation easy.
Li-Ion Battery for Long Battery Life
With the standard battery pack, the IC-M88 provides up to 15 hours of operating time.* Also, no worries about 'memory effect' of the battery with Li-Ion technology.
* Tx:Rx:Stand-by= 5:5:90 with BP-227.
22 Programmable Channels
The IC-M88 has 22 programmable channels reserved for land use (146–174 MHz).* Wide/narrow channel spacing is programmable for each channel, and CTCSS and DTCS signaling is built-in.
* Appropriate license will be required.
Instant access to Ch.16 and Ch.9
Simple add/delete TAG scanning
Monitor button opens squelch
Auto power save
Key lock function
4-step battery indicator
Auto WX alert function (U.S.A. version only)