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New Icom marine family user interface
The new menu system provides easy and intuitive operation. The bottom line of the dot-matrix display shows the software key functions which
can be toggled with the left and right buttons. The directional keypad allows you to perform various operations and settings.
Active noise cancelling
The built-in bidirectional active noise
cancelling reduces background noise to up to 90% and improves both your transmitted voice and
incoming call. You will hear better, be heard better.
Noise cancelling off
Noise cancelling on
10W Loud Audio, Public Address and Foghorn
The IC-M424 has a built-in 10W amplifier that increases the audio output from additional external speaker. The public address function
allows you to make an announcement from the microphone like a loud speaker, and the foghorn can also be emitted from the additional
Built-in Class D DSC
The built-in DSC watch function monitors Ch. 70 (DSC channel) activity, even while you are receiving another channel. DSC functions include:
distress, individual, group, all ships, urgency, safety, position request/report, polling request and DSC test calls.
Learn how to register your DSC radio
New Optional COMMANDMICIVTM HM-195B/SW
The new optional COMMANDMICIV makes it convenient for using the IC-M424 from a separate cabin or tower. All functions of the IC-M424 can
be controlled from the COMMANDMICIV.
Common GPS/NAV Interface
When connected to an external GPS receiver, current position and time are shown on the IC-M424's display. When receiving position
information from another vessel, the IC-M424 can transfer it to a navigational device via NMEA 0183 connectivity.
When connected to the MarineCommander, the received DSC message pops up on the multi-function display.
- MA-500TR AIS transponder compatible
- AquaQuakeTM draining function
- IPX7 submersible protection (1m depth for 30 minutes)
- Weather channels with alert function
- Dual/tri-watch function for monitoring Ch.16 and/or call channel
- Priority and normal scan
- Built-in attenuator for local communication
- Black and super white versions available