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The Perfect Travel Companion

The ID-50A is a compact dual-bander (2m/70cm), making it the perfect on-the-go handheld. The easy D-STAR settings allow for a quick menu selection to call a friend locally or talk to regions around the world. Enhance QSO opportunities by taking advantage of various smart features.

Output Power:

5W / 2.5W / 1.0W / 0.55W / 0.1W

RX Frequencies:

  Wideband Receiver (88.0 – 174, 375 – 479*)
VHF/UHF Airband and FM Broadcast Receiver
* Guaranteed range: 144-148, 440-450 MHz



Waterproof Rating:





Monitor two FM or D-STAR repeaters simultaneously. Additionally, monitor two signals in same band with the VHF/VHF, VHF/UHF, or UHF/UHF. Quickly respond to calls and double QSO opportunities.

Waterfall Display

The large full-dot LCD shows real-time band conditions with the Waterfall display and Band Scope. View active channels or open frequencies.

Share Picture Function

In DV mode, use the ST-ID50A/W app (Google Play™) to exchange photos and QSO cards.

Built-in GPS receiver

The ID-50A displays current Grid Square information. This GPS position data can be used for Position Auto Reply, Near Repeater Search and GPS log functions.

Easy D-STAR Settings

Connect to D-STAR repeaters from anywhere with an internet connection. When connected via PC or Android™ device, use the Terminal Mode to send voice and data over the internet to D-STAR repeaters. The ID-50A can also serve as an access point for other D-STAR radios using the Access Point mode.

Multi-function USB Type-C™ Port

The ID-50A has a USB type-C port for charging and PC programming.*

*USB PD is not supported

Other Features

  • VHF airband and FM broadcast receiver
  • DV/FM repeater search function
  • DV fast data mode
  • MicroSD card slot
  • 750 mW loud audio
  • Voice Recording function
  • External DC power jack
  • Weather channel receive (USA/CAN)
  • Compatible battery packs between the IC-705, ID-51A, and ID-52A

*This device has not been approved by the Federal Communications Commission. This device may not be sold or leased, or be offered for sale or lease, until approval of the FCC has been obtained.


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