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MOTOTRBO Next Generation of Products 2016

Added 11.04.16


Motorola has just relayed information of their next generation of products, within their April webinar. Here is an overview of the presentation:

Popular MOTOTRBO Product Refresh
Motorola have announced they are refreshing these products:
The DP4000 Series: DP4400, DP4401, DP4600, DP4601, DP4800, DP4801
The DM4000 Series: DM4000, DM4401, DM4600, DM4601
The DP2000 Series: DP2400, DP2600
The DP3441
The SL4000 & SL4010

The newer versions of these products will now all be called the same product numbers but they will all have an 'e' on the end. This means the new products will be as follows:
The DP4000e Series: DP4400e, DP4401e, DP4600e, DP4601e, DP4800e, DP4801e
The DM4000e Series: DM4000e, DM4401e, DM4600e, DM4601e
The DP2000e Series: DP2400e, DP2600e
The DP3441e
The SL4000e & SL4010e



The Main New Features Are:
Integrated Indoor Location Tracking Solution Capabilities - optional chargeable extra with licence key using integrated 4.0 Bluetooth. All models with a '1' and the SL4000e series. A new application will support.

Integrated Accelerometers - optional chargeable extra of man down capabilities with licence key for DP4401e/4601e/4801e/3441e, SL4000e/4010e

Improved GPS Positioning - using GNSS in DM4401e/4601e, DP4401e/4601e/4801e/3441e

Wifi Radio Update - in all new products apart from DP2000e series, a licence must be purchased to activate capability. Enhances future capabilities & application connectivity. With new Radio Management firmware remote software updates can be conducted meaning a central update location can be achieved.

Increased Memory - storage capacity has been doubled

Up to 8% Longer Talk Range - DP2000e, DP4000e & DP3441e

Up to 16% Coverage Increase - DP2000e, DP4000e & DP3441e

SL4000e Series - Higher power mode at 3 watts, gains further reach & efficiency

Extended Battery Life - new low voltage battery technology offers the DP4000e & DP2000e series up to 27 hours battery life

Increased Battery Portfolio - including an IMPRES battery for the DP3441e

New Vibrate Alert - DP2000e & DP4000e series using special battery & belt clip

IP rating improvement - in DP2000e (IP55-IP67), DP4000e (IP57-IP68) & DP3441e (IP67-IP68) series.

Improved Hazloc Portfolio - New DP2000e hazloc radios & improved certification on the DP4000e series


The New SLR8000 Repeater
Motorola have announced they are due to launch a next generation repeater, the SLR8000. The repeater is expected to replace the current MTR 3000 repeater and is currently on schedule to launch in June or July, 2016.


Launch
The current official launch of the refreshed products is during the first 2 weeks of May, 2016. Motorola said the new webpages and items will be available from the w/c the 2nd of May, 2016. The current portfolio of products is expected to be cancelled in May, 2016, with last delivery dates in October, 2016. RadioTrade will obviously keep Dealers as informed as possible through this transition and update with any changes to this schedule.


RadioTrade will provide Dealers with all the launch information and resources for the refreshed products including imagery, datasheets, brochures, videos and sales presentations, when they are available to us.


The Motorola webinar containing these announcements, is now available on the RadioTrade website for Dealers to watch HERE. A video promoting the next generation of products, is available to watch in our video section HERE.


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