Icom introduces new marine radios at Miami Boat Show

(KIRKLAND, Wash.) — Icom America is exhibiting four new marine radios at the 2016 Progressive Insurance Miami Boat Show in Florida from Feb. 11-15. The two-way and IP radio manufacturer will showcase its new GM600, GM800 and IC-M200 transceivers, available for export only. Icom will also preview the M93D, a new floating handheld. Radio information as well as show-exclusive rebates on select existing Icom models can be obtained at Booth C484, C Tent.

Icom’s new GM600 VHF and GM800 HF transceivers feature Class A DSC and satisfy global maritime distress and safety system (GMDSS) requirements for SOLAS-regulated commercial vessels engaging in international voyage. Both radios also feature Icom’s popular intuitive user interface and a 4.3-inch color LCD with day and night mode operation. The compact IC-M200 is Icom’s new entry-level VHF fixed mount radio. M200 features include IPX7 waterproof construction, loud audio speaker, dual- and tri-watch functions, and AquaQuake. Icom’s new M93D handheld radio is Class D DSC compliant and features Float’n Flash technology and a built-in GPS. Enhanced audio functions include voice recording/playback, 700 mW loud audio, and Icom’s signature active noise canceling. All four radios will also be officially launched at a later time.

The Miami Boat Show is produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association. The annual event celebrates its 75th year at a new location, the Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin. Strictly Sail Miami remains at Miamarina at Bayside. Ticket information and general show details are online.

Miami Boat Show attendees can participate in an exclusive rebate valuing between $20 and $50 when they purchase an M25, M324, M324G or M506 radio. Complete details are available at Icom’s Booth C484,Tent C. Additional Icom information may be obtained at www.icomamerica.com.

By Professional Mariner Staff