This floating radio has an orange core for higher visibility and is easy to retrieve if dropped overboard. It features 6 Watts of power for longer range communications and full access to all NOAA weather channels and alarm tones for weather emergencies. Unit Dimension: 2.4" W x 1.4" H x 4.5" L Display Type: Illuminated LCD Display Transmit Power: 6 Watt Features: Noise Canceling Microphone, U.S.A., Canada & International Channels, All NOAA Weather Channels, Weather Alert, Burp, Instant Channel 16, Unlimited Memory Channels, Tri-Watch, Battery With Charge Contacts Includes AC & DC adapters, drop-in charger, LiON battery, belt clip, etc.
Icom pioneered the floating VHF marine radio and others followed. The IC-M25 has a flashing red LED light and LCD/key backlight that activates when the radio hits water, even if the power is off!
Float'n Flash marine radio technology by Icom
Battery life The built-in 1500mAh lithium-ion battery allows 11 hours (approx.) of long operation. (Typical operation 5% Tx, 5% Rx, 90% Standby)
USB Charging A standard USB connector (Micro-B type) is used for charging the IC-M25. Cigarette lighter cables or mobile batteries for charging smartphones or other devices can be used with the IC-M25. (Use of third-party products is not guaranteed.)
When water is in the speaker grill, Icom's unique AquaQuake™ emits a buzzing sound and sheds water from the speaker. This function assures clear sharp sound at all times.
Professional quality, floating dual-band radio utilizes both Marine VHF and GMRS (General Mobile Radio Service) bands for two-way communications. Features include: Rewind-Say-Again®- Replays missed VHF calls, automatically records the last 20 seconds of incoming audio, 6 Watts VHF and high power GMRS with Low, Med. & Hi power settings, 1815 GMRS privacy channel combinations & Weather Alert with S.A.M.E. so you can set your local area and filter out other areas. Other features include: Noise canceling microphone, NOAA weather radio, Weather Alert, JIS7/IPX7 rated submersible and BURP. Includes AC & DC adapters, drop-in charger, LiON polymer battery, belt clip. Includes bonus AA battery tray for standard AA alkaline batteries.