The MD655 is a digital mobile radio from Hytera. The radio is able be used both on a desktop or mounted in a vehicle, excelling through simple operation due to the handheld microphone it is supplied with. The handheld microphone has an LCD display, this featuring both the channel number that the radio is transmitting on and the zone number. A channel capacity of 1024 provides sufficient communications capabilities for an expanding business. A G version of this radio is available, this allowing for global positioning system (GPS) to be used in order to improve both control and safety.
Built to Military Standards (MIL-STD-810 C/D/E/F/G) ensures the MD655’s reliability in a variety of different environmental conditions, continuing to operate seamlessly from as low as -30°C all the way through to 60°C. The MD655 is also capable of sending pre-programmed text messages and group messages, whilst also offering three different types of analogue signalling types in HDC1200, 2-Tone and 5-Tone dialling.
The MD655 makes use of a Lone Worker feature that monitors activity levels of the radio, whereby should it not be operated for a pre-set period of time then a sound will be played from the radio, if this is then not responded to an alert will be sent to either the base station or other radios within the fleet. Standing at 46mm in height, 165mm in depth and 140mm in height the MD655 is a compact radio, this is addition to the fact that the unit itself weighs just over 1kg.