The Kenwood Viking VP8000 Multi-Band Radio

GenComm is proud to partner with state, county, and municipal public safety officials to provide expertise and capabilities for their mission critical communication needs. Whether it’s a public safety situation, medical need, or other emergency, we keep our customers connected to the people and the information they need to protect themselves and others. That’s why we’re excited to offer the all-new Viking VP8000, Kenwood’s first multi-band radio.

A multi-band and multi-protocol radio, the Viking VP8000 is specifically designed for today’s public safety agencies.

Key features include:

  • Multi-band operations (VHF, UHF, 700/800 MHz)
  • Multi-protocol
  • 1024 channels (2048 & 4096 options)
  • Wi-Fi / GPS / Bluetooth
  • Encryption
  • Instant Recording Replay (IRR) and Voice Recording

DMR capabilities are coming soon, which means the VP8000 will be the first all-band handheld radio to support both P25 and DMR digital radio standards.

Physical features of the VP8000 include:

  • Large full-color top LCD
  • Multi-line text on front and top displays.
  • Public safety ergonomics: Flare grip for control, large glove friendly knobs, and large emergency button
  • Fully ruggedized – IP67/68 & MIL-STD-810 C/D/E/F/G/H
  • 3-Watt audio maximum output for high noise environments

With renowned Kenwood audio quality, and rugged and reliable design, the VP8000 is a mission critical portable radio that public safety officials can rely on to protect themselves and others – wherever they are.

Learn more about the advanced features and ergonomics of this radio on the EF Johnson website, or contact us today for a free demo.