Icom IC-R20

Bild IC-R20

New top handheld scanner with many unique features, only available with this rig:

  • 32MB Memory for recordings up to 4 hours
  • USB interface for remote control and programming
  • Allmode reception up to 3300 MHz

With the new IC-R20 Icom introduces a handheld scanner which covers all needs of the semi professional listener. All modes are supported: SSB, AM, FM, WFM and CW, in an extremely wide frequency range from 150 kHz to 3304.99 MHz. A supplied telescopic antenna (BNC connector) and the internal ferrite antenna (for AM) can be supplemented by an optional headphone antenna, i.e. the cable of the headphone acts as and additional antenna. The 1200 memories can be managed on the PC over the integrated USB interface (optional software required), the traditional CI-V interface is also available. Alphanumeric tagging of the memories is nowadays a standard, of course available with the R-20. So many memory channels require a very fast scan rate, here the IC-R20 excels with about 100 scans/sec. Up to 4 hours of digital recording (supported by 32MB of memory) are available, the recordings can be downloaded to the PC via the USB interface (optional software and interface cable required).

    Included in shipment are:
  • BP-206 LiIon rech. battery
  • BC-149D wall charger
  • MB-98 belt clip
  • Carrying strap
  • Telescopic antenna with knuckle
    Further important features are:
  • CTCSS and DTCS decoding
  • Bandscope function for fast overview of band segments
  • Dual watch, enables you to monitor two frequencies at the same time
  • Up to 11 hrs of operation with supplied LiIon battery
  • VSC (Voice Squelch Control) stops the scanner only on channels with modulation
  • Attenuator and RF Gain
  • uvm.

The Icom IC-R20 itself is no longer available.