Evolve to Better Communication and Value with Digital


The Migration to Digital just got easier and more affordable with EVX-Z61

Evolve to Better Communication and Value with Digital

The Migration to Digital just got easier and more affordable with EVX-Z61 — the most cost-effective entry radio that enables you to communicate with the digital performance of eVergeTM radios which are compact and precision-engineered to deliver value without sacrificing quality, giving you more capabilities and flexibility to communicate at your best.

EVX-Z61 is ideal for any business that seeks to migrate from analog to digital communication for superior audio quality at an affordable price.

Direct Mode

Direct Mode enables you to have two communication paths on a single frequency, effectively doubling your call capacity without the need of a repeater.

Superior Audio Output

Excellent Audio performance allows for better message clarity, so users can be heard loud and clear in all situations.

Seamless Migration to Digital

The Mixed Mode Scan feature allows user to scan between analog and digital channels, enabling the users to stay in touch with both users of analog radio, and users of EVX-Z69 – a dual mode analog/digital radio.

Channel Announcement

Upon channel switching, the radio announces the channel in use. Users can toggle between channels without having to look at the radio, thus improving work productivity.

Text Messaging Capability

With the pre-programmed or self-editing text messaging users can send quick status update via text messaging to keep team members aligned, enhancing productivity and efficiency

EVX-Z61 Key Features

  • Non-display radio
  • 32 channels
  • 4 programmable buttons
  • Superior audio quality

Additional Features

  • 1000 mW Internal Speaker
  • Voice Recording: 8 Hours
  • Emergency Alert
  • Lone Worker Alert
  • Multiple Scan Options (including mixed mode scan between analog and digital channels
  • Internal VOX
  • Channel Announcement
  • Automatic Adaptive Analog/Digital Channels

Analog Features

  • PTT ID DTMF (Encode only)
  • CTCSS/DCS Encode and Decode
  • Remote Kill/Revive (DTMF)

Digital Features

  • Busy Channel Lock-Out
  • All Call/Group Call/Individual Call
  • Dual Capacity Direct Mode
General Specification
Frequency Range G6: 403 – 470 MHz
Dimension (H x W x D) 136mm x 60mm x 39mm with FNB-v143LI
Weight (Approx.) 346g [w/FNB-V143Li, Antenna, Belta Clip]
Display No
Channel Spacing 25† / 12.5 kHz
SP Size[0] 40
Number of Channels 32 channels
Programmable Buttons 4
Battery Life (5-5-90 duty w/battery saver) FNB-V143Li: 18h (Digital) / 16h (Analog)
IP Rating 54
Power Supply Voltage 7.4 VDC ±10%
Operating Temperature Range -25º C to +60º C
Frequency Stability ± 1.5ppm
RF Input-Output Impedence 50 Ohms
Receiver Specification
Circuit Type Direct Conversion
Sensitivity Analog 12 dB SINAD: 0.25 uV
Digital 1 % BER: 0.28 uV
Adjacent Channel Selectivity TIA603: 70/60 dB (25 kHz / 12.5 kHz)
TIA603D: 70/45 dB (25 kHz / 12.5 kHz)
Channel Spacing 25 / 12.5kHz
Intermodulation 80 / 55dB (25 / 12.5KHz)
Spurious and Image Rejection 70 dB
Audio Output [5% THD] 1000mW @ 16 Ohms (Internal) / 200mW@32ohms [External]
Audio Distortion < 5%
Conducted Spurious Emission -57 dBm
Transmitter Specification
Output Power 4/1W for UHF
Modulation Limiting ± 5.0 kHz (25 kHz); ± 2.5 kHz (12.5 kHz)
Conducted Spurious Emissions -36 dBm (≤1 GHz), -30 dBm (>1 GHz)
FM Hum & Noise 45 / 40 dB (25 kHz/ 12.5 kHz)
Audio Distortion < 5 %
Analog FM Modulation 16K0F3E (25kHz) / 11K0F3E (12.5kHz)
4FSK Digital Modulation 12.5 kHz Data: 7K60F1D and 7K60FXD
12.5 kHz Voice: 7K60F1E and 7K60FXE
12.5 kHz Data and Voice: 7K60F1 W
Digital Vocoder Type AMBE+2TM
Digital Protocol ETSI102 361-1, -2, -3

† 25 kHz not available for USA

  • Batteries: FNB-v143LI 2300mAh Li-Ion
  • Chargers: CD-67 Charger Base, PA-60 AC Adaptor
  • Antennas: ATU-22A 400-470MHz UHF Antenna
  • Antennas: ATV-18A 136-174MHz VHF Antenna
  • Clip: CLIP-28 Belt Clip
  • Programming Equipment: CT-182 Programming Cable
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