Emergency Services Radios: Motorola MotoTRBO Digital

From fire and police departments to paramedics and search and rescue, we rely on emergency services in dire situations and to ensure public safety and health. For these professionals, instant, reliable communication during an emergency is critical, and responders rely on emergency services two way radios to stay connected when it matters most.

Conditions can be unpredictable in emergency situations, with unlimited variables caused by everything from accidents to harsh weather. This means that not only do emergency services radios need to deliver instant, clear communication at a moment’s notice, they must be built to withstand a variety of extremes.

Devices from the Motorola MotoTRBO digital family are among the top picks for emergency services radios, equipped with a range of features that make them the most rugged and reliable on the market. Below, we’ve identified the best emergency services radio models, renowned for getting the job done in this demanding sector:

Motorola MotoTRBO XPR3500 

The MotoTRBO XPR3500 offers durability and intelligent audio that enables easy communication in difficult work environments, which is often the case in emergency situations. Other benefits of this emergency services radio include:

  • Compact and lightweight design, comfortable for users to carry during long work shifts
  • Controls designed to optimize ease of use (accessories can be securely attached and detached in seconds, without the use of any tools)
  • Rugged and durable, rated IP55 for dust and water protection
  • Radio volume automatically adjusts to compensate for background noise
  • Easy-to-read and navigate 2-line display
  • Analog and digital interoperability

Motorola MotoTRBO XPR6550

Combining the latest in two way radio and digital technology, the MotoTRBO XPR6550 emergency services radio is equipped with the following features:

  • Waterproof (submersible in 1 meter of fresh water up to 30 minutes)
  • Emergency button alerts 
  • Exceptional voice quality
  • Powerful, front-projecting speakers
  • Accommodates high volume
  • Extended battery performance
  • Basic or enhanced privacy
  • Limited Intrinsically safe options available (for use in locations where flammable gas, vapours or combustible dust may be present)
  • Heavy-duty accessories are also available

Motorola MotoTRBO XPR7550 CSA IS

A top-of-the-line, Canadian Standard Association Intrinsically Safe (CSA IS) radio, the MotoTRBO XPR7550 CSA IS is designed specifically for safe communications in volatile conditions and hazardous work environments, making it an excellent emergency services radio. This model features:

  • Canadian Standard Association Intrinsically Safe
  • Intelligent audio that adjusts based on background noise
  • Robust volume knobs and large buttons for ease of use without having to remove safety gloves
  • One touch emergency call button
  • Day/night mode to preserve workers’ vision in low light conditions
  • Bluetooth capabilities
  • Full line of heavy-duty accessories available

Nova Communications has worked extensively with emergency services organizations across Canada, providing them with trusted Motorola two way radios that enhance productivity and safety. Talk to a two way radio expert today, toll free: 1-877-721-7070

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