Listen Almost Anywhere to Almost Anything
The IC-R5 Sport’s combination of small size, powerful specifications and outstanding
features puts you in the action, whether listening in on your favorite driver’s
car-to-pit radio calls while at the race track, looking for something new while
traveling, or catching your favorite radio programs at home.
Wideband Receive 0.150-1309.995 MHz*
The IC-R5 Sport’s wideband reception means virtually anything from AM broadcast
to UHF TV audio is fair listening game. Every TV broadcast channel is preprogrammed
into this radio.* Listen to AM & FM radio
stations, utility communications, and more. For the race fan, the IC-R5
Sport puts you
so close to the asphalt, only the man behind the wheel is experiencing more action.
*Depending on version.
1250 Alphanumeric Memory Channels
Make up your own channel names for each of up to 1250 memory channels, and channel
recognition is easy! The IC-R5 Sport’s LCD display lets you use numbers, letters
or a combination of both when naming channels and banks. Icom’s exclusive
Dynamic Memory Scan (DMS) gives you the flexibility to customize and manage the
IC-R5 Sport’s memory banks the way you want or need.
Convenient Power and Charging
Power on the go is easy, thanks to the IC-R5 Sports' ability to
operate from a variety of power sources. You may: power the
radio via the DC port; optional BC149A/D, or use long storage
life "AA" alkalines.
With the optional software and cable, IC-R5 Sport programming and cloning are a breeze.
Hook your IC-R5 Sport up to a PC and you’re ready to customize channel names, scan
lists, and more.
- Built-in ferrite bar antenna for AM broadcast
- FM earphone cord antenna capability
- DTCS and CTCSS tone squelch function
- Offset monitor capability for semi-duplex operation monitoring
- Auto squelch and squelch monitor capability
- Built-in attenuator
- Low-battery indicator and beep
- Power save function
- 30-120 minutes auto power off timer
- LCD backlight with timer
- Auto memory write scan stores the detected frequency, mode and tone into a specified
- Priority watch function with beep alert
- Reversible up/down buttons and dial knob for volume, frequency, memory channel,
scan direction and set mode settings
- 100 preprogrammed worldwide shortwave channels*
- Weather channels with weather alert function*
* U.S.A. version only