HX400 Handheld VHF Radio
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Model # 12008249 | Mfg # HX400UPC # 788026160594
HX400 Handheld VHF Radio




HX400 Handheld VHF Radio

Name Value
Battery Life 20 Hours
Waterproof Yes
Transmit Power 5/2.5/1 Watt
Scanning Modes Programmable Scan
Priority Scan
Battery Type Lithium-Ion
Material Aluminum
Dimensions 2 1/4" Width x 5 1/4" Height x 1 3/4" Depth
Features Weather Alert
Warranty Details Three Years Waterproof
Flat Rate

Product Overview

Tough, commercial-grade handheld with built-in scrambler and LMR  (Land Mobile Radio) channel options.

The heavy-duty HX400 combines multiple key features and commercial-tough construction with an optional speaker microphone jack, noise-cancelling microphone and 40 programmable LMR (Land Mobile Radio) channels with CTCSS and DCS signaling.

Additional bonuses include built in noise-canceling mic, Voice Scrambler for private communications, Programmable Scan, Ch16 Priority Scan, Dual Watch, Tri-Watch, channel names, 8-channel preset key and a low battery life indicator. Supplied with an ultra-high-capacity 2400mAh Lithium Ion battery and a full compliment of accessories.

Key Features

  • Lithium-ion battery and charger: The HX400 is supplied with a whopping 2300 mAh Lithium-Ion battery that will keep you talking for about 17 hours
  • Rapid charger: There is no need to worry about the time it takes to fully charge the huge 2300mA battery as the HX400 is supplied with a three-hour rapid charger
  • Marine and Land Mobile Channels: The HX400 has the capability to be programmed with 40 Land Mobile Radio (137-174MHz) channels with CTCSS or DCS signaling by a Standard Horizon dealer
  • Built-in Noise Canceling Mic: The HX400 will surpass your voice transmissions expectations in noisy and windy environments with the built-in noise canceling microphone
  • Voice Scrambler: No need to purchase an optional voice scrambler for secure communications as the HX400 has it built-in; The internal scrambler is compatible with Standard Horizon VHF Fixed Mount and Handheld VHF 4-code scramblers
  • Loud speaker audio: The HX400 is designed to be heard in even the noisiest environments with 700mW of power supplied to the internal speaker
  • Speaker Microphone Connection: Optional speaker microphone or headsets are available
  • Programmable Channel Names: The HX400 is supplied from the factory preloaded with description of the use of Marine channels (16-Distress, 22A-USCG, 71-Pleasure); The channel names may be customized by the user to easily understand the use of each channel
  • NOAA Weather channels and Weather Alert: 10 NOAA and Canadian Weather channels are pre-programmed and easily selectable using the dedicated WX key; In addition, the HX400 can be set to monitor WX channels and provide an audible alert to inform of pending storm advisories
  • Programmable Scan, Priority Scan and Dual Watch: The radio can be set up to scan any number of channels with or without a priority channel or simply can be setup to scan between a priority channel and on other channel (dual watch)
  • 10 favorite channel recall - Preset Key: Dedicated key that allows programming and quick selection of up to 10 favorite Marine VHF or NOAA Weather channels
  • Battery Life indication: The display shows a battery bar graph guage to inform the charge left in the Lithium-ion battery
  • Channels: All VHF channels plus 40 programmable land mobile channels (134 MHz to 174 MHz) with CTCSS and DCS signaling
  • Receiver Performance: Sensitivity: 0.25µV; Rejection: 70dB
  • Waterproof: Rated IPX8 Submersible
  • Screen Size: 1.5"W x 1"H
  • Warranty: Three-year waterproof, $65 flat rate

What's in the Box

  • HX400
  • CAT460 Antenna
  • FNB-115Li 7.4V Li-ion battery pack
  • CD-50 Charging cradle
  • PA-45B 120V AC wall charger for CD-50
  • E-DC-30 DC cable with 12V cigarette lighter plug
  • CLIP-22 Belt clip
  • Hand strap
  • Owner's manual


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