Standard Horizon, VHF Handheld Radio, 6 Watt, Floating with Internal GPS

VHF/FM Radio, Handheld 6 Watt Floating Class D DSC with GPS Receiver
SKU: 483412
Mfg# HX870
UNIT: Each
Out of stock - Typically Available in 3 - 6 Weeks

Standard Horizon's HX870 Handheld VHF/FM/GPS Marine Radio features 6 Watts of power in a floating Class D DSC with a 66-channel WAAS GPS receiver letting the radio transmit a distress call with your vessels position. You can also use the HX870's GPS to navigate your boat to a waypoint.

DSC calling, position sharing, waypoint and route navigation, navigation to DSC distress call can all be performed with just a few simple steps making the HX870 perfect for everyday use or adding to your ditch bag.

  • Oversized full dot matrix LCD (1.7" square / 2.3" diagonal)
  • Easy to operate, intuitive, Icon/Menu System
  • Die-cast chassis
  • IPX8 submersible waterproof rating of 4.92 feet for 30 minutes
  • 6 Watts of transmit power
  • Long lasting 1800 mAh Li-Ion battery
  • Saves up to 200 waypoints and 20 routes
  • Compass page shows vessel SOG, COG, Bearing and Distance to waypoint
  • Group Monitoring feature displays positions of up to 9 vessels in your proximity
  • Supplied with 110VAC and 12VDC 3-hour quick chargers and Alkaline Battery Tray (AAAx5)


  • Meets ITU-R M493-13 Class D DSC (Digital Selective Calling)
  • Separate Receiver for CH70 (Receiving DSC Calls)
  • Integrated 66 Channel WAAS GPS receiver
  • Navigate to a DSC Distress Call with Compass Page
  • GM (Group Monitor) using DSC Group Position Call
  • DSC Test Call and Auto DSC Channel Change Selection
  • Automatically poll the GPS position of a ship using DSC
  • MOB (Man Over Board) Function
  • Water Activated Emergency Strobe Light
  • 1W, 2W or 6W Transmit Power options
  • Navigation (LAT/LON, SOG, and COG) information shown on display
  • Submersible IPX8 waterproof rating (1.5M or 4.92 feet for 30 minutes)
  • Noise-canceling Function for both transmit and receive audio
  • All USA/International and Canadian Marine Channels
  • USB Data Port Ð NMEA Output DSC, DSE, GLL, RMC, GSA, GSV and GGA (9600 baud)
  • NOAA Weather Channel with Weather Alert
  • Programmable Scan, Priority Scan, and Dual and Tri Watch
  • Preset key used to recall up to 10 favorite channels
  • Supplied with a 1800 mAh Li-Ion Battery, 110VAC and 12VDC 3-hour quick chargersAlkaline Battery Tray

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