Icom IC-R8600 Wideband Receiver
The Icom IC-R8600 wideband communications receiver raises the bar on sophisticated radio monitoring. This ground breaking receiver made its world debut at the Tokyo Ham Fair on August 19, 2016. The IC-R8600 covers 0.01-3000 MHz (less cellular) in analogue and decodes multiple digital protocols, including D-STAR, NXDN, dPMR and APCO P25. It has a large 4.3 inch colour TFT touch screen display with fast spectrum scope and waterfall display. The advance circuit employs modern FPGA/DSP base architecture with traditional superheterodyne circuitry. Optional RS-R8600 PC remote control software allows control of all receiver functions. There is a convenient SD card slot for received log, decode log and voice recording.
The rear panel features: 10.7 MHz IF Output, LAN Port, Mute Line, Reference I/O, I/Q output, External speaker jack, AF/IF output, CI-V remote terminal, USB port, DC power Input jack, S meter output jack, Aux., three antenna jacks (N/SO239/RCA) and ground terminal. The I/Q signal output supports use with third-party SDR software and/or external decoding.
- 10.7 MHz IF Output Jack
- 10 MHz Reference Frequency Input/Output
- I/Q Output Jack
- External Speaker Jack
- AF/IF Output Jack
- CI-V Remote Control Jack
- USB Connector
- MUTE Input Jack
- Ethernet Connector
- DC Power Socket
- DC IN Jack
- S-meter Output Jack
- AUX Jack
- RCA Antenna Connector (500 O)
- PL-259 Antenna Connector, Type-N Connector
- Ground Terminal
- Ultra-wide frequency coverage with RSSI (Received Signal Strength Indication) function
- Fast moving, real-time spectrum scope and waterfall functions
- Decodes multiple digital protocols, including D-STAR, NXDNTM, dPMRTM and APCO P25
- Large 4.3 inch TFT colour touch screen display
- Clear audio quality using FPGA/DSP base architecture with superheterodyne circuitry
- Optional RS-R8600 PC remote control software allows control of all receiver functions
- I/Q signal output for use with third-party SDR software and/or external decoding
- The SD card slot for received log, decode log and voice recording
- Optional SP-39AD external speaker with integrated power supply
Exceeds expectations. Running it with PC software and on satellite antennas for VHF and UHF. Great reception of RTTY on HF. Recommended!
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