KNG-M500 UHF 440-520 MHz
- Best in class color touch screen
- Dual head compatible! Now you can install a remote head unit in the front and back of a crew cab truck or any two locations within reach of the separation cable
- Included external speaker provides loud and clear audio
- APCO P25 digital compliance
- Field upgradeable
- Highly flexible USB or mobile programming options (software sold separately)
- 50 Watts of transmitting power
KNG Mobile Radio | P25 Digital Portable Two-way Radios
Meet the KNG Series Mobile, the industry’s first mobile radio with a touch screen display. The KNG Series Mobile offers exceptional features in a standard size package for both mid and high power applications. Offered in four frequency bands and two power options, 50 or 100 watt, the KNG Series Mobile is smart and easy to customize to fit your everyday needs.
2048 Channels, Dynamic Zoning
Custom-tailored user zones can be programmed into the KNG Mobile by radio users and can also be field changed or reprogrammed whenever necessary.
USB or Mobile Programmability
Program the KNG Mobile out in the field in minutes using an easy to use customize-able menu system, or simply plug in your laptop via USB port on the front of the unit.
Whether analog or digital, communicate effortlessly to either mode with RELM’s Mixed-mode feature.
This feature allows you to bypass or “talk around” a repeater for a direct connection.
Find an available channel for communications: scan channel, priority channel, or scan by zones, one zone at a time.
Custom Menu System
Our intuitive menu system gives you full control. Fully customize the menu to fit your everyday needs.
MIL-STD 810 C/D/E/F/G
The KNG Mobile has gone through rigorous testing and meets or exceeds military requirements.
Users sending text messages receive an acknowledgement that deliver of the message was successful. Text Messages can be sent radio-to-radio or can be repeated through fixed network equipment.
Alpha-numeric Touch Screen Display
The first of its kind, the KNG Mobile’s innovative color TFT touch screen display solves many issues seen in existing mobile radio control heads. Day or night, get all the information you need right at your fingertips.
Small Package High and Mid Power
Only the KNG Mobile offers 50 Watt and 110 (VHF) Watt power in a same size package - small and compact to fit neatly in your dashboard.
Only RELM Wireless goes the extra mile to create a truly birdie free radio, which means there are no blacked out frequencies on this mobile.
256 Programmable Quick Call ID’s
Designed to prevent other radio communications and interference on channels being used.
Problem Prevention Features
The Keypad lock prevents you from accidentally hitting a button that may activate functions unintentionally.
DVSI AMBE+2 Version 1.60 Vocoder
The version 1.60 Vocoder provides improved RF performance in a variety of degraded signal conditions. It also provides enhanced audio signal conditioning which improves system performance in the presence of background noise.
KNG series radios support emergency calls and emergency alarms at the touch of the orange button.
High Power (110 Watt)
The KNG mobile high power option is designed for the same package size as the 50 Watt - no external fixture - and can be software enabled in the field for when you need it most. 110 Watts of RF output will further the range of the mobile and increase its capability. The high power option is only available for the VHF KNG-M150 model.
Know where you and your team are at any given moment with the RELM Wireless GPS option (P25 Tier 1 Location Services Compliant). Longitude and latitude coordinates will give your exact location, or the location of another KNG, anywhere in the world, saving valuable time when calling for backup in emergency situations.
(This option must be purchased in addition to a KNG Series Mobile if you don't have one already)
No more room in your dash? Opt for the remote mount kit. With the remote mount option, you get a fully functional touch screen mobile face which allows for ease of use while in the cab of your vehicle. This kit comes complete with mounting hardware and cables.
The KNG 9600 Baud Trunking option gives you the ability to communicate without hassle and without complication. Compatible with competitor Trunking systems, RELM Wireless Trunking is P25 compliant and loaded with features, such as encryption and many unit-to-unit specializations. Best of all you get RELM’s ease of use. Using our intuitive software, modifying your KNG Trunking features will be simple.
Over-the-air re-keying is an easy solution to efficiently change encryption keys. Completed almost effortlessly, encryption keys are changed over the air with a touch of a button.
Wireless Tactical OTAR
With RELM’s Wireless Tactical OTAR (WTO), you are provided with the flexibility to upgrade encryption keys wirelessly and effortlessly without ancillary equipment, infrastructure or key management facilities. WTO operates radio-to-radio and is completely contained in the KNG radio units, which means no additional equipment is required beyond initialization.
RELM Wireless Over-the-air-programming gives you the ability to reprogram a unit from a central console to anywhere within your coverage area. It allows for you to make the necessary changes to a remote radio without the hassle of extra personnel, wasted time, and additional equipment.
Multicast Vote Scan
Multicast Vote Scan capable KNG Series radios automatically select the best site to operate from in a wide area system. Channels in the multicast conventional system are added to the scar list and designated as “voted” channels. The KNG Radio scans all voted channels and selects the channel with the best signal.
AES and DES (Digital Encryption Standard) allows you to communicate with other radios that have the specific key programmed. RELM’s AES/DES Encryption is NIST certified, validated FIPS 140-2 Type III encryption with a 256 key load.
|Long Name||KNG-M500 Digital P25 APCO, Dash Mount, UHF 440-520 MHz, 5000 Channels - RELM BK Mobile Radio|
|Product Name||KNG-M500 UHF 440-520 MHz|
|This Product Replaces The Following SKUs||No|
|# of Channels||5000|
|Mounting Type||Dash Mount|
|Technology||APCO P25 Digital|
|Transmit Power||50 Watts|
|Screen Type||Color LCD|
|Buttons On Faceplate||Programmable Buttons|
|Microphone Options||Standard, DTMF Keypad, Handheld Control Head, Desktop|
|Programming Options||Clone, Keypad (direct entry), PC Computer|
|GPS Enabled||GPS Optional|
|Explosive Environment Rating||Not Rated|
Radio, Install Kit, External Speaker, Operators Manual
|Frequency Range||136 – 174 MHz|
|Zones (up to)||2048|
|Operating Voltage||12 VDC (Nominal), Negative Ground|
|Channel Spacing||12.5/25 and 15/30 kHz|
|Channel Increments||1.25/3.125 kHz|
|Operating Temperature||-30 °C to +60 °C|
|Dimensions (W x D x H)||7.25″ x 9.25″ x 2.25″|
|Weight w/ Battery||6.5 lbs.|
|Standby Current Draw||150 mA|
|P25 Sensitivity: 5% BER||-121 dBm|
|Adjacent Channel Rejection||80 (70) dB|
|P25 Adjacent Channel Rejection||60 dB|
|Spurious and Images||80 dB|
|Intermodulation Rejection||78 dB|
|Audio Distortion at 5W||2 %|
|RF Power (Watts)||10 – 50
50 – 100
|Frequency Stability||1.5 ppm|
|Audio Distortion||3 %|
|FM Hum and Noise||50 (45) dB|
|Spurious and Harmonics||75 dB|
|Current Draw||15 A
|Emission Designators||11K0F3E, 16K0F1E,8K0F3E, 8K0F1E|
Note: Narrowband specifications are denoted in parenthesis.