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Communications Receiver and Radio Scanner News

The latest models in HF (Shortwave) Communication Receivers, Radio Scanners and HF (Shortwave) Portables!


Thank you to Howard Cowan of the United Kingdom, Petri-Veikko Alajärvi of Finland and Rimantas Pleikys of Lithuania for providing some of the links and information on this page.


Communications Receivers

Aerostream Commradio CR-1 HF/VHF/UHF Communications Receiver
Aerostream Commradio CR-1A HF/VHF/UHF Communications Receiver
Alinco DX-R8 150 Khz -35 Mhz 600 Alpha Numeric Memories Communications Receiver (Link  1)

Alinco DX-R8 Communications Receiver
Size: 210 Kilobyte
Alinco DX-R8 150 Khz -35 Mhz 600 Alpha Numeric Memories Communications Receiver (Link 2)

AOR AR-Alpha Professional DSP

AOR AR-ALPHAII 9 kHz-6000 mHz Digital/Analogue Communications Receiver (Due 2018)

AOR AR-ONE

AOR AR-5700D 9 kHz-3700 mHz Digital/Analogue Table Top Communications Receiver (Due 2018)
AOR AR-6000 High End Wide Band (40 Khz-6000 Mhz) Communications Receiver

AOR SR-2000A

Apex Alsetac 35GR 10 Khz-3600 Mhz Communications Receiver with USB
Icom Ic-R8600 Wide Band Communications 10 Khz-3000 Mhz with Spectrum Display, Digital Modes.

Icom IC-9500 Professional DSP

Palstar R30A

Reuter-Elektronik RDR54

I received an e-mail (10 June 2009) from Rimantas Pleikys from Lithuania with info on this new high end RDR54 Communications Receiver from Germany. Frequency coverage 1 kHz-30 MHz + 50-54 MHz, variable bandwidth 2.5 Hz to 20.44 kHz in 2.5-Hz increments. Web Page and Manual is currently in German.
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Size: 222 Kilobyte
Sienna SF-100 (500 Khz to 30 Mhz)

Sitex Nav-Fax 200

Zycomm HF-7070 Communications Receiver (Due 20??)

Computer Controlled Receivers

AOR AR-2300 40 Khz-3150 Mhz Computer Controlled Receiver (Link 1)
AOR AR-2300 40 Khz-3150 Mhz Computer Controlled Receiver (Link 2)

AOR SR-2200 VHF/UHF Receiver

Apex Alsetac 35GR-RM 10 Khz-3600 Mhz Computer Controlled Receiver with USB
Bonito RadioJet 1102S PC-IF Receiver SDR 40 Khz to 30 Mhz

Ciaoradio H101 Software Defined Communications Receiver

Cross Country HF UP Converter
Cross Country Wireless SDR-4  0.85-75 Mhz Radio Receiver
Cross Country Wireless SDR Radio Receiver (Ham Bands)
CRPU-KV SDR Communications Receiver

Elad FDM77 Software Defined Receiver

Elad FDM-DUOr SDR Receiver

FlexRadio Flex-1500 Software Defined Transceiver/Receiver

FlexRadio Flex-3000 Software Defined Transceiver/Receiver

FlexRadio Flex-5000 Software Defined Transceiver/Receiver

FlexRadio Flex-6700R HF/VHF Software Defined Receiver (3.1 Mb pdf)
Funcube Wide Band Receiver (64 -1700 Mhz)

Haihua Electronics LWS-01 HF PC Receiver

HPSDR: High Performance Software Defined Radio

Icom IC-R1500/PCR-1500 HF/VHF/UHF/SHF PC Communications Receiver

Icom IC-R2500/PCR-2500 HF/VHF/UHF/SHF PC Communications Receiver

JRC NRD-383 HF SDR Receiver with LAN abilities (1.1 Mb pdf in Japanese)

NTI DRB-30 HF Software Defined Communications Receiver

Perseus 10 KHz - 30 MHz Direct Sampling Software Defined Receiver

Raremono USB MW/SW/FM Radio Receiver (Very basic USB receiver)
RF Space NetSDR 10 Khz-34 Mhz

Rf Space SDR-IQ™ Software Defined 500 Hz to 30 MHz Receiver

Rf Space SDR-IP Ethernet Communications 0.01 to 34 Mhz Receiver

SDR Wonder Radio 12 Khz-60 Mhz

SRL QuickSilver QS1R VERB Software Defined Receiver
SSB Electronic LAN-SDR 0.1-30 Mhz Software Defined Receiver
Soft66AD 2.5 Mhz to 70 Mhz Software Defined Receiver
SDR Puck 27 Mhz  - 980 Mhz Compact Circular SDR Receiver

Ten-Tec RX-320D HF Receiver

WiNRADiO AMFE™ Antenna Multiplexer and Frequency Extender

WiNRADiO RLX-800 9 Khz-1800 Mhz Linux Network Radio Receiver

WiNRADiO WR-G305e HF/VHF/UHF Software Defined Receiver

WiNRADiO WR-G305i HF/VHF/UHF Software Defined Receiver

WiNRADiO WR-G315e HF/VHF/UHF Software Defined Receiver

WiNRADiO WR-G315i HF/VHF/UHF Software Defined Receiver

WiNRADiO WR-G31DDC "EXCALIBUR" Receiver (9 Khz - 50 Mhz + 50 Mhz real time analyzer)
WiNRADiO WR-G33DDC "EXCALIBUR" Pro Receiver (9 Khz - 50 Mhz + 50 Mhz  real time analyzer)

WiNRADiO WR-G33EM Marine Communications Receiver

WiNRADiO WR-G33WSM Receiver for Audio Engineering Applications

WiNRADiO WR-G35DDC "EXCALIBUR Ultra" Receiver (9 Khz to 45 Mhz + 45 Mhz real time analyzer)
WiNRADiO WR-G39DDC "EXCELSIOR" Professional Receiver (20 Khz - 3500 Mhz)

WiNRADiO WR-G39WSBe Sonobuoy Receiver

WiNRADiO WR-G65DDCe 'Excalibur Sigma' Receiver (1 kHz to 88 MHz and 118 MHz to 190 MHz)

Portable Shortwave Receivers

Anjan DTS-10 High End Portable LW/MW/SW Receiver (Link 1)
Anjan DTS-10 High End Portable LW/MW/SW Receiver (Link 2)
Anjan DTS-10 High End Portable LW/MW/SW Receiver (Link 3: Lots of Pictures)
Anjan DTS-13 Portable LW/MW/SW/FM 600 Memories Radio Receiver with MP3

CCRadio-SW with twin coil ferrite AM antenna

Eton E1 XM

Freeplay Summit

Degen DE-1103 Portable Shortwave Receiver

Degen DE-1104 Portable Shortwave Receiver

Degen DE-1106 High End Portable Radio Receiver
Degen DE-1106 High End 700 memories Portable Radio Receiver (Revised 2010 Version)

Degen DE-1121 Portable Shortwave Receiver with MP3 player/recorder

Degen DE-1122 Dual Conversion LW/MW/SW Portable Receiver & MP3 player/digital recorder

Degen DE-1123 AM/FM/SW Portable Receiver with DSP, MP3 Player/Recorder USB

Degen DE-1125 AM/FM/SW Portable Receiver with DSP, 2 Gig MP3 Player/Recorder USB

Degen DE-1125S AM/FM/SW Portable Receiver with DSP, 4 Gig MP3/WMA Timer Player/Recorder USB
Degen DE-1127 248 Memories MP3/WAV Record USB 4 Gig Portable Radio Receiver

Degen DE-15 FM MW SW 2.30-23.00 Mhz, 245 Memories

Degen DE-19 Slim DSP Pocket FM/ FML/SW/MW/ Radio Receiver
Degen DE-26 AM/FM/SW Portable Pocket Receiver MP3 Player with Built-in Micro SD/TF Card Reader
Degen DE-32 Portable Pocket Receiver
Degen DE-660 Pocket Blue-Tooth Speaker
Digitech AR-1945 AM/FM/SW/LW/AIR PLL Receiver with SSB and 500 Memories
Eton Field Portable Radio

Grundig Eton Satellit 750 LWMW/SW/AIR Receiver Link 1

Grundig Eton Satellit 750 LW/MW/SW/AIR Receiver Link 2

Grundig Eton Satellit 750 LW/MW/SW/AIR Receiver Link 3

Grundig G3 Voyager LW/MW/SW/VHF AIR Sync 700 Memories

Grundig S450DLX Portable Shortwave Receiver

Himalaya DRM2009 DRM Portable Shortwave Receiver

Kason World Band Receiver (Australian Dealer-aka Redsun RP-2100)

Kchibo KK-D6110 DSP Portable Shortwave Receiver 

Kchibo D96L DSP 900 Memories Portable Radio Receiver

Kchibo KK-DRM01 Digital Broadcast/Shortwave Portable Receiver

Kchibo KK-S500 1000 memories portable radio receiver

Kchibo KK-S7600L High End 2000 memories portable radio receiver

Mayah 2010 DRM

Morphy Richards DRM Shortwave Receiver

Newstar DR-111 100 Memories FM, SW 2.3-27 MHz, MW 522-1720 kHz DRM decoding

Redsun RD-1208 Portable Shortwave Receiver

Redsun RP-2100

Redsun RP-3100 SSB AM 1000 Memories Shortwave Radio Receiver (Link 1)
Redsun RP-3100 SSB AM 1000 Memories Shortwave Radio Receiver (Link 2)

Sangean ATS-636

Sangean ATS-909X High End Portable Shortwave Receiver (Link1) 

Sangean ATS-909X High End Portable Shortwave Receiver (Link 2)
Sangean ATS-909X High End Portable Shortwave Receiver (Link 3)
Satellit HF Receiver

Sony ICF-SW7600GR

Soulra "Field" and "Satellit" Receivers (Also sold under the Eton Brand)

Tecsun BCL-2000

Tecsun BCL-3000

Tecsun BCL-4000

Tecsun DSP-2000 AM/FM DSP Receiver

Tecsun PL-210 PLL Dual Conversion LW,MW, SW, FM, 1700 memories Portable Radio Receiver

Tecsun PL-300WT World Time DSP Portable Receiver

Tecsun PL-310 DSP Portable Receiver

Tecsun PL-360 DSP Portable Receiver with built in MW loop antenna
Tecsun PL-380 DSP Portable Receiver
Tecsun PL-390 Dual Speaker DSP FM / MW / LW / SW (2.3~21.95 MHz) Portable Receiver
Tecsun PL-398BT PLL DSP Bluetooth World Band, 550 Memories w / Dual Speaker Radio Receiver
Tecsun PL-398MP PLL DSP MP3 Play World Band, 550 Memories w / Dual Speaker Radio Receiver
Tecsun PL-505 FM/MW/LW /SW 550 Memories DSP Portable Radio Receiver

Tecsun PL-606 MW/SW DSP 550 Memories Portable Receiver
Tecsun PL-680 2000 Memories, Sync Detection, LW, MW, SW, FM and Air Band Radio Receiver
Tecsun PL-880 FM Stereo, LF/MF/HF, Tunes in 10 Hertz steps

Tecsun S-2000 High End Portable HF Receiver

Tecsun S-8800 Portable DSP LW/MW/SW Radio Receiver
Tesslor M8 AM/FM DSP Receiver MP3 Player with Built-in Micro SD/TF Card Reader (No SW)

Uniwave DRM LW/MW/SW Portable Multimedia Receiver

Vega RP-007 Russian Army issue Shortwave Receiver

Professional Communications Receivers

(Note: These receivers are usually made for a specific purpose and specification and have a higher purchase price)

Amesys HFR-30 (198 Kb pdf)

Cubic 3280 (720 Kb pdf)

Grintek Ewation MRR-8000

Hagenuk HF3000 (361 Kb pdf)

Haihua Electronics DS-400

IZT R-3301 9 kHz to 3000 MHz, Colour LCD Screen , RF 20 Mhz Wide Continous Record

Kozitsky R-397P2-215

Oniip Sapphire-04 100 Khz-30 Mhz
Oniip Sapphire-09 1.5-30 Mhz
Oniip Sapphire-09W 1.5-30 Mhz
Proton Kharkov Radioworks R-324A
Proton Kharkov Radioworks R-399A

Rapidm RM6 (640 Kb pdf)

Rohde & Schwarz EB510 9-32 MHz Direct Conversion, Real Time Display

Rohde & Schwarz EK4100AD (2.75 Mb pdf)

Rohde & Schwarz EM510 (258 Kb pdf)

Rohde & Schwarz ESMD Professional Receiver (9 Khz - 26.5 Ghz)

Sunair RT-8100 SDR (1.2 Mb pdf)

Ten-Tec RX-331

Ten-Tec RX-340

Ten-Tec RX-400

Thales MSN-8100 SDR (530 Kb pdf)

Thales MSN-8200 10 Khz-30 Mhz HF Professional Receiver 1000 memories (416 Kb pdf)

Thales TRC-2556 VLF LF Receiver

Thales TMR-6100 (655 Kb pdf)

WiNRADiO WSS-420 HRPT-CHRPT Weather Satellite System

Radio Scanners (Hand-Held)

Albrecht AE-230H

Albrecht AE86H CB/4m/2m

Alinco DJ-X3

Alinco DJ-X8

Alinco DJ-X11 (Link 1)
Alinco DJ-X11 (Link 2)

Alinco DJ-X30

Alinco DJ-X2000

AOR AR-8200 (Mk III)

AOR AR-8200D

AOR AR-Mini B 100 Khz to 1300 Mhz

AOR AR-STV Video Receiver 900 to 2800 Mhz

Gme Rx1300 150 Khz -1309 Mhz Radio Scanner

Icom IC-R30
Icom R-6 Wide Band Portable Radio Scanner

Intek AR-109 Airband Scanning Receiver

MFJ-8322 Hand Held 1000 Memories Trunking Scanner

Uniden BC-125AT Portable Scanner

Uniden BC-346XT Trunking 25-1300 Mhz Analogue Scanner

Uniden Home Patrol
Uniden SDS100 SDR Handheld Radio Scanner

Uniden UBC-73XLT Portable Scanner

Uniden UBC-93XLT Portable Scanner

Uniden Bearcat UBC-130XLT 250 memories (EU Version)

Uniden UBCD-396T Digital Trunking Radio Scanner (Australian Version)

Uniden BCD-396XT Digital Trunking Handheld Radio Scanner with GPS support

Uniden BCD-436HP Digital Trunk Tracker Portable Radio Scanner (Site 1)
Uniden BCD-436HP Digital Trunk Tracker Portable Radio Scanner (Site 2)

Uniden UBC-3300XLT Trunking Radio Scanner

Uniden UBC-3500XLT (EU version)

Uniden USC-230 Radio Scanner (EU version) (in "WAS IST NEU" section)

Whistler WS-1040 Digital Handheld Scanner (Successor to GRE and RS)
Whistler WS-1088 Digital Handheld Radio Scanner

Yupiteru MVT-5500 Portable Scanner

Yupiteru MVT-7500 Portable Scanner

Radio Scanners (Table-Top and Mobile)

AOR AR-8600 Mark 2

AOR AR-DV1 Digital/Analogue mode, 100kHz-1300mHz Radio Receiver & 2000 memory channels
AOR AR- DV10 Digital/Analogue modes 100kHz-1300mHz Portable (Similar specs to AR-DV1?) (Due 2018)

Optoelectronics Video Sweeper Scanner

MFJ-8310 200 Memories Conventional Scanner

Uniden BC-355C Analogue Scanner
Uniden Beartracker 885 Radio Scanner/CB Radio
Uniden Bearcat BCD-996P2 Digital Trunk Tracker Scanner

Uniden BCD-996XT Digital Trunking Radio Scanner

Uniden BCT-15X Trunking Radio Scanner

Uniden UBC-360CLT AM/FM/VHF/UHF Radio Scanner

Uniden BCD-536HP Digital Trunk Tracker Radio Scanner (Site 1)
Uniden BCD-536HP Digital Trunk Tracker Radio Scanner (Site 2)

Uniden UBC-785XLT Trunking Radio Scanner (EU version)

Uniden UBC-800XLT Trunk Tracker (EU version of BCT-15)

Uniden UBCT-9 Trunking Radio Scanner

Whistler TRX-2 Digital Trunking Scanner
Whistler WS-1065 Digital Desktop Scanner (Successor to GRE and RS)
Whistler WS-1098 Digital Desktop Radio Scanner

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