The AOR AR-DV1B wideband communications receiver covers 100 kHz to 1300 MHz (less cellular on U.S. consumer "B" version) in traditional analog modes (SSB, CW, AM, FM, S-FM, W-FM) as well as various digital modes. In fact, we know of no other radio in this category that can decode Icom's D-Star mode, Yaesu's new C4FM mode, Alinco's digital mode, NXDN, P25 Phase1, etc.
Interesting features will include: 2000 Memories (in 40 banks), Memory Scan, AM Synchronous Detection, Noise Reduction, Notch, Digital Data Display, Clock, Calendar, Alarm, Timer. The SD/SDHC jack supports logging functions. There is also a micro USB port. This radio will support field firmware updating. High performance is achieved as the receivers employs direct conversion below 18 MHz and triple conversion superheterodyne above 18 MHz.
This very compact radio is only 7.1 x 2 x 8.5 inches (178×50×215mm). The rear panel features a single BNC antenna jack, speaker jack, aux jack and 12 VDC input jack.
. Multi-mode digital demodulation
. All mode analog reception
. Memory scan
. NR, notch, digi-data display
. Built-in SD card reader (audio
recording, timer recording, CSV
memory data upload/download,
. Clock, calendar (sleep timer, alarm,
timer recording, reception logging
. Compact body
100kHz~18MHz : Direct conversion
18MHz~1300MHz: Triple super-
Excellent image rejection and ultra-low
internal spurii thanks to 1st I.F
frequency set to 1.705GHz.