Motorola CP200 CP185 CP150 LMR Portable Two Way Radios

Motorola CP200 CP185 CP150 PR400 Portable Two Way Radio

VHF & UHF, 4 and 16 Channels

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CP200 Portable Two-Way Radio

The CP200TM portable two-way radio offers the increased communication flexibility with features such as push-to-talk ID and selective call. Powerful audio output penetrates noisy environments, providing clear, crisp audio at any volume. A lightweight, ergonomic design makes this radio comfortable to carry and operate.

To provide the range that’s best for your business, the CP200 radio is available in both 4W UHF and 5W VHF models. A range of battery choices and rapid recharging capabilities help ensure radio readiness.

Radio hardware features:

  • 4 and 16 Position Rotary Channel Selector with Stop
    (Depending on Model)
  • 2 Programmable Side Buttons

Operator friendly controls and features include:

  • Large Rotary Channel Selector
  • Rotary On/OFF and Volume Control
  • Accessory Connector for convenient access
  • Battery Latch Lock
  • Large Textured PTT
  • Spring Action Belt Clip
  • Rugged, Die-Cast Chassis
  • Two Programmable Option Buttons

Motorola CP200
One of the Latest Additions to Motorola’s Two-Way Product Line

The Radius CP200 portable two-way radio delivers the quality features you want at a very competitive price. To provide the range that’s best for your business, the CP200 radio is available in both 4 watt UHF and 5 watt VHF models. Powerful 500 mW audio output penetrates noisy environments, providing clear, crisp audio at any volume.

A lightweight, ergonomic design makes the CP200 radio comfortable to carry and operate, even while wearing gloves. A range of battery choices along with rapid recharging capabilities help ensure your radio is ready when you are. Programmable option buttons make it easy to customize your radio with your choice of features. The CP200 radio offers the increased communication flexibility of push-to-talk radio ID and selective call.

Rugged and reliable, the CP200 radio has undergone rigorous testing in the design process using U.S. Military Standards – so you can rest assured the radio will hold up even under the most demanding conditions. These tests are designed to simulate the very harshest environments, including Blowing Rain, Salt Fog, Blowing Dust, Vibration, Shock, and Temperature Storage.

Motorola – a name you know and trust. For more than 75 years, Motorola has been a leader in creating state-of-the-art wireless communications for people like you. The CP200 two-way radio upholds that superior standard. And the Motorola CP200 is backed up by a 2-year warranty on parts and labor. So when you select the CP200 portable, you’ll experience the same exceptional quality you’ve got to come to expect from all Motorola radio products.

Motorola CP200 Features

The Motorola CP200 has the following features:

  • 4 or 16 Channels
  • Large Rotary Channel Selector
    Changes channels quickly and easily
  • 12.5/25 kHz Switchable with X-Pand Technology
  • Tricolor LED
    Indicates radio status and battery level
  • 2 Programmable Side Buttons
    Supports your choice of up to four product features
  • Time-Out-Timer ·Busy Channel Lockout
  • Rugged, Die-Cast Chassis
    With polycarbonate housing for greater protection
  • Internal VOX – Allows hands-free operation. When used with a headset, your hands are free to work because your voice and not the PTT button, activates transmission.
  • Large, Textured Push-to-Talk Button
  • Easy to find and use, even when wearing gloves
  • Single Priority Scan – Programmable to an option button or channel location, this capability lets the dealer create one customized list of channels you want scanned — in the order you designate.
  • Battery Status Indicator – Uses both visual and audio signals. The Tx LED glows green, yellow or red to let you know battery status at all times. A double beep at power up indicates the battery is fully charged.
  • Reliable Durability – The CP200 met and surpassed military certifications and underwent 11 of the rigorous MIL-STD 810 C, D & E endurance tests and easily distinguished itself. Additionally, the CP200 has passed Motorola’s own Accelerated Life Testing, which simulates years of rugged usage in the field.
  • Adjustable Power Levels
  • MDC1200 PTT ID (Encode)
    Sends unique digital ID information when transmitting
  • Quick Call II (Decode)
    Lets individuals or groups receive selective pages via radio tones

Motorola CP200 Models


  • AAH50KDC9AA1-N
    CP200 146-174 MHz VHF, 4 Channel, 1-5 Watt
  • AAH50KDC9AA2-N
    CP200 146-174 MHz VHF, 16 Channel, 1-5 Watt


    CP200 403-440 MHz UHF 4 Channel, 1-4 Watt
    CP200 403-440 MHz UHF 16 Channel, 1-4 Watt
  • AAH50RDC9AA1-N
    CP200 438-470 MHz UHF, 4 Channel, 1-4 Watt
  • AAH50RDC9AA2-N
    CP200 438-470 MHz UHF, 16 Channel, 1-4 Watt
    CP200 465-495 MHz UHF, 4 Channel, 1-4 Watt
    CP200 465-495 MHz UHF, 16 Channel, 1-4 Watt

All Motorola CP200 models include:

Standard Battery (NiCD, 1100 mAh, 7.5V)
Standard Charger
Standard VHF/UHF Antenna (VHF Heliflex / UHF Whip)
3″ Spring Action Belt Clip
Two Year Warranty
Operator Manual Kit

Motorola CP200 Applications

The CP200 portable can be used for a variety of applications.

Here are a few examples of some key industries:

Managing administration or security on large campuses requires keeping in touch with your colleagues. The CP200 portable radio gives you easy contact with the colleagues who can help you keep everything under control.

Whether you’re coordinating staff for a conference or requesting a quick room change for a last minute guest, you need communication that won’t slow you down. The lightweight, ergonomically designed Motorola CP200 portable radio is comfortable enough to use and carry all day.

In the retailing industry, great customer service depends on fast response. The CP200 radios let you connect at the touch of a button with a store or stockroom personnel to get the information you need – when you need it.

When an alarm signals an illegal entry into the building you’re securing, you don’t have a moment to use. The CP200 radio gives you the up-to-minute communication you need to alert coworkers or request backup at the touch of a button.


Motorola CP185

Reliable communication with enhanced functionality- making it easier to get the job done.

In today’s business environment, easy, discreet and prompt communication with your workforce is vital to improving response time, empowering employees to accomplish more in less time and increasing customer satisfaction. Motorola’s two-way radios provide a durable, high-quality voice communication solution that helps your business increase productivity and serve your customers in the best manner possible.

Ideal for educational institutions, retail and hospitality businesses, service and manufacturing industries and many other demanding, professional applications, the Motorola CP185 brings you a robust two-way radio solution. With its extensive feature set, ergonomic shape for comfortable use plus a durable, lightweight, compact design, you get just what it takes to enhance communication while increasing efficiency and productivity.

Motorola CP185™ Features

The Motorola CP185™ has the following features:

Enhanced Functionality, Reliable Communication

Easy, discreet and prompt communication with your workforce is vital to improving response time, strengthening employee efficiency and increasing customer satisfaction. Motorola’s two-way radios provide a durable, high-quality voice communication solution that helps your business increase productivity and provide excellent customer service

Easy, discreet, prompt communication

  • Improve response time
  • Empower employees
  • Accomplish more in less time
  • Increase productivity
  • Serve customers and guests in the best manner possible

Durable, high-quality voice communication solution

  • Accelerated Life Testing (ALT)
  • Meets MIL Spec 810C, D, E and F
  • Ingress Protection IP54 rating against dust and water intrusion

Key Benefits

  • Enhanced functionality
  • Compact, lightweight design

Enhanced Functionality

  • Built-in voice scrambling
  • VOX ready for hands -free communication
  • X-Pand™ Technology helps provide crisp, clear audio
  • Multi-channel capability – 16
  • 5 Programmable buttons enabling one touch access for up to 10 user-selected features
  • Long lasting battery life – up to 11 hours
  • Rapid-rate drop-in charging
  • High power: 5 watt (VHF) / 4 watt (UHF)
  • Talkaround capability enabling communication without a repeater

Compact, Lightweight Design

  • Easy-to-handle, durable design
  • Lightweight – 12.34 ounces with standard Li-Ion battery
  • Large on / off / volume control
  • LED indicator shows channel, scan and monitor status
  • Large, textured PPT button for easy access
  • 8-character alphanumeric LCD with user-friendly icons
  • 2 side programmable buttons
  • 3 front programmable buttons
  • Backlight
  • Keypad lock
  • Programming port

Programmable Features

The following functions can be assigned as short press (press and release) or long press (press and hold for 1 second) in the side and front programmable buttons:

Backlight Toggles backlight display between ON and OFF.
Channel Alias Toggles display between Channel Number and Channel Alias.
Keypad Lock Locks or unlocks all buttons except PTT, Side Programmable Buttons, Rotary Channel Knob and ON/OFF/Volume knob.
Monitor Monitors the channel for any activity as long as the button is pressed.
Nuisance Channel Delete Removes unwanted channel(s) temporarily from scan list during scan.
TPL/DPL Enables or disables radio from requiring matching TPL/DPL to unsquelch.
Power Level Selects required power level: High or Low.
Reverse Burst Select the Reverse Burst Type: None, 180 or 240.
Channel Scan Starts or stops channel scan.
Scrambling Enables or disables the scrambling feature for the selected channel.
Scrambling Code Select Selects either one of the two scrambling codes available.
Squelch Level Selects desired squelch level: Normal or Tight.
Sticky Monitor The radio monitors continually until you press this button again.
Talkaround Allows the user to toggle between Repeater and Talkaround mode operations.
Volume Set Controls the audio and alert tone levels. The button emits a continuous tone while the button is pressed to indicate the current volume level.
VOX Enables or disables VOX feature for the selected channel.

Motorola CP185™ Models


    CP185™ Display VHF 136-174 MHz, 2-5W, 16 Channel
    (Available in 2009)


    CP185™ Display UHF 435-480 MHz, 2-4W, 16 Channel

All Motorola CP185™ Models Include:

  • CP185 Portable Radio
  • Stubby Antenna
  • Li-Ion 1500 mAh Battery
  • Rapid Charger and Power Supply
  • 2″ Belt Clip
  • Quick Reference Guide
  • 2-Year Limited Warranty

Motorola CP185™ Applications

The CP185™ portable radio can be used for a variety of applications. Here are a few examples of some key industries:

It is imperative that educators and administrators are able to communicate discreetly and that your hands are free to manage the tasks at hand. A lightweight headset helps make it comfortable and convenient to manage administration duties and contact colleagues discreetly.

Ideal for: Administrators, Principals, Teachers, Nurses, Secretaries, Custodians, Maintenance Staff, Security Staff, Crossing Guards, Coaching Staff, Special Events Staff, Playground Supervisors, Cafeteria and Hall Monitors

Construction workers often work in demanding environments. The Submersible (IP57) Remote Speaker Microphone allows a user to communicate quickly and easily, even when wearing gloves in these rugged environments.

Ideal for: Commercial Building Contractors, Special Trade Contractors, Project Managers, General Contractors, Electricians, HVAC, Engineering, Foremen, Site Managers

Whether coordinating staff for a conference or making a room change for a last minute guest, communication needs are frequent and shifts can be long. The high-capacity Li-Ion battery ensures your battery meets your demanding communication requirements.

Ideal for: General Managers, Front Desk Clerks, Cashiers, Receptionists, Concierge, Bartenders, Bellhops, Valets, Busboys, Housekeeping Staff, Custodians, Night Supervisors, Security Personnel, Groundskeepers, Pool Attendants, Restaurant Staff

In light manufacturing environments, users want to keep their ears unobstructed to hear ambient sounds and conversations. A lightweight temple transducer uses bone conduction technology to allow you to both hear the radio conversations along with the conversations nearby.

Ideal for: Foremen, Engineers, Supervisors, Secretaries, Managers, Crew, Mechanics, Laborers, Technicians, Shipping and Receiving, Assemblers, Stockmen, Maintenance and Janitorial Crews

Ensuring customer satisfaction in a highly competitive environment? A tough challenge. Get a compact, robust high- quality voice communication solution with the lightweight, easy-to-use CP185 – and enable optimum customer service and enhanced employee productivity.

Ideal for: Owners, Managers, Buyers, Supervisors, Cashiers, Attendants, Salespeople, Floor Clerks, Stock Clerks, Loaders, Security, Customer Service

Motorola CP185™ Accessories

Only Motorola Original Products are performance-matched to guarantee the same high standards of quality that you enjoy with your Motorola two-way radio. When you see the Motorola Original logo, you know the products are built and tested to meet the highest standards – yours and Motorola’s. Motorola Original products turn your communication system into a personal communication solution for your firms everyday needs.

Create a customized communication solution for your customers’ specific needs with CP185 radios and Motorola Original® Accessories.

CP185 audio accessories offer windporting technology which dramatically lessens background noise from high winds and other severe weather conditions.


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2 Watt Yes

4/5 Watt Yes

Adjustable power levels Yes

Battery life (based on a 5/5/90 duty cycle) 10 hours

Coverage area Programming software allows adjustable power output for varying coverage

Frequency band VHF, UHF

Frequency range VHF: 136–162, 146–174MHz; UHF: 403–440, 438–470, 465–495MHz

Power 2W & 5W

Standard battery chemistry type Nickel Cadmium


Dimensions H x W x D (with standard battery) 5 x 2.4 x 1.75 in.

Display No Display

Keypad None

Weight (with standard battery) 14.98 oz.


Call tones Quik Call II™

Digital Private Line 84

Number of channels 4 & 16

Private Line 42

Programmable buttons Yes

Signaling Quik Call II™, MDC-1200

Voice operated transmit (VOX) Yes


Mil spec 810 C, 810 D, 810 E, 810 F


Standard warranty 2 years

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