The volume/power knob combines with 6 clearly labeled front panel buttons to maximize simplicity of operation. A large, clear LCD with backlighting and backlit buttons make night time operation easy.
Li-Ion battery for long battery life
With the standard battery pack, the IC-M88 provides up to 15 hours of operating time.* Also, no worries about ‘memory effect’ of the battery with Li-Ion technology.
* Tx:Rx:Stand-by= 5:5:90 with BP-227.
22 programmable channels
The IC-M88 has 22 programmable channels reserved for land use (146–174MHz).* Wide/narrow channel spacing is programmable for each channel, and CTCSS and DTCS signaling is built-in.
* Appropriate license will be required.
- Instant access to Ch.16 and Ch.9
- Simple add/delete TAG scanning
- Monitor button opens squelch
- Auto power save
- Key lock function
- 4-step battery indicator
- Auto WX alert function (U.S.A. version only)