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Motorola Solutions

Portable Smart Radio

Your business runs on voice and data. But if your devices can only access one, you’re not running at your best. The rugged MOTOTRBO™ Ion smart radio is the first business-ready communication device with all-on voice and broadband data capabilities.


Bands Supported B2, B4, B5, B7, B12, B13, B14, B17, B30, B48 (Private Band)
Device Class 4
Certifications Verizon, AT&T, Bell Mobility


Operational Systems
Digital and Analog Conventional
Dual Capacity Direct Mode
IP Site Connect
Capacity Plus Single/Multi-Site
Capacity Max

Frequency Band:

Frequency Range:
UHF: 400-527 MHz

Number of Channels/Groups/Zones:
Up to 1,000 / Up to 250

Power Output:
4 W

Channel spacing:
12.5 / 25 kHz


Standards Supported 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Frequency Range 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Security Supports WEP, WPA, WPA2, WPA3, Wi-Fi Enhanced Open


Version 5.0 + LE +BR/EDR
Range Class 1.5, 33ft (10m)

Dimensions H x W x D (with standard battery)
(with Standard Battery) 5.6 in x 2.8 in x 1.2 in (143 mm x 70 mm x 29 mm)
(with Standard Hazloc Battery) 5.6 in x 2.8 in x 1.5 in (143 mm x 70 mm x 38 mm)
(with High-Capacity Battery) 5.6 in x 2.8 in x 1.6 in (143 mm x 70 mm x 41 mm)

(with Standard Battery) 15 oz (414 g)
(with Standard Hazloc Battery) 15 oz (439 g)
(with High-Capacity Battery) 17 oz (478 g)

Keypad / Keys

Main Display
4 in. color display, 480 x 800 px
Capacitive touchscreen with Gorilla Glass
Usable with gloves up to 4 mm thick
Resistant to false actuation from fresh or salt water, snow, dirt or grease Top Display
1.05 in. Monochromatic LCD

32 GB Internal Storage
Storage is expandable with external up to 128 GB microSD™ card

Card Slot
eSIM for NA
1 x Nano SIM, 1 x Micro SD

Rear 13 MP
Auto Focus
High-Output LED Flash
8x Digital Zoom

Operating temperature
-20 to +60 ºC (-4 to +140 ºF)

Mil spec
810 C, 810 D, 810 E, 810 F, 810 G, 810 H

IP Standards
Dust Resistance: IP68
Water Resistance (Submersion): IP68


Critical Voice. Instant Data. One Device.

MOTOTRBO™ Ion is the first business-ready communication device with all-on voice and broadband data capabilities. It brings together renowned PTT performance, an open app ecosystem on the Android platform, and access to our unified technology ecosystem — from video security and analytics solutions, to best-in-class network security, to powerful new software and technology services like smart virtual assistants. With MOTOTRBO Ion, teams stay connected across networks and devices. Business-critical data and workflows are unified and simplified. And the capabilities your workforce needs to be at its best are always on.

ION Seamless Voice Handover

You can seamlessly integrate the ION, with full network interoperability, into your WAVE system with a monthly subscription (ION Seamless Voice Handover License).

The handover requires no user intervention. Ion will intelligently switch between DMR and broadband depending on user preferences and signal strength, maintaining functionality and voice quality. Authentication, status, talk groups, and encryption are all preserved, without interruptions or resets.

ION Seamless voice handover

Apps Are ON

Full Multimedia Capabilities on an Android Platform with an Open App Ecosystem

An intuitive touchscreen lets you view high-resolution images, and an integrated camera lets you send — even stream — photos and videos. With MOTOTRBO Ion, the apps your enterprise needs — like ticketing, scanning, searching, collaborating, and more — are all on. Plus, Ion gives you access to Motorola’s unified technology ecosystem, so you can turn on new intelligence capabilities, like smart virtual assistants and location apps.


  • Android Platform
  • Open App Ecosystem
  • Unified Technology Ecosystem
  • Full Multimedia Capabilities
  • Intuitive Touchscreen Interface
  • Built for any Environment

Dependability Is ON

Designed For Dependability and Ease of Use, in Any Environment

Pristine audio quality lets you hear and be heard when it matters most. And ultrastrong materials — including a rugged touchscreen — are used inside and out for outstanding impact resilience. UI, design, and engineering all come together to create a device you can depend on to work when you need it, no matter what.


  • Industry-Leading Audio
  • Ultra-Rugged Touchscreen
  • Customizable Experience
  • Long Battery Life
  • Redesigned Antenna
  • Intrinsically Safe

Connectivity Is ON

Built To Keep Your Workforce Connected Anywhere You Do Business

You can seamlessly communicate through voice and data, over public and private networks. And Seamless Voice Handover automatically switches you to broadband when you roam beyond your radio system coverage, so your connectivity is always on when you need it.


  • Dedicated PTT Device
  • Seamless Voice Handover
  • Full Network Interoperability with Wave
  • Long-Term Evolution (LTE)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth

Uptime Is ON

Deploy Your Radios Faster and Keep Them In The Field Longer

With cloud-based configuration and provisioning, remote updates, and real-time device monitoring, you can deploy and maintain your radio fleet with minimal touch and downtime. So your IT team can spend less time managing devices, and your workforce can spend more time on point and on-task.


  • Fast Set-up and Updates
  • Seamless Device Management
  • Managed and Supported Services

Security Is ON

Helps You Stay Safe from Cyber Threats

A defense-in-depth approach provides multiple layers of security to help prevent unauthorized device access and malicious activity, and to safeguard your critical data. With the highest level of device and network security, combined with real-time threat monitoring, Ion lets you use data and Android apps with confidence — even on public networks.


  • Device Security
  • Application Security
  • Data Security

Available Models

The Motorola Ion is available in the following models:
AAH90ZDU9RH1AN UHF, 403-512 MHz, 4 Watts, 1,000 Channels
AAH90UCU9RH1AN, 8/900MHZ 2.5W LTE CBRS BT Wi-Fi, 2.5 Watts, 1,000 Channels

Motorola PMLN8126


MOTOTRBO Ion Plastic Carry Case with 2.5in Fixed-Angle Spring-Action Belt Clip

Motorola PMLN8127


MOTOTRBO Ion Plastic Carry Case with 2.5in Hard Leather Swivel Belt Loop

Motorola PMLN5407


Replacement 2.5” Leather Swivel Belt Loop

Motorola PMLN5409


Replacement 3” Leather Swivel Belt Loop

Motorola PMLN4651


2" Fixed-Angle Spring-Action Belt Clip

Motorola PMLN7008


2.5” Fixed-Angle Spring-Action Belt Clip

Motorola IMPRES Two-way Batteries

Motorola PMNN4803


IMPRES 2 2820 mAh Li-Ion Battery

Motorola PMNN4804


IMPRES 2 2900 mAh Li-Ion Battery

Desktop, Single & Multi-unit Chargers

Motorola PMPN4524


IMPRES 2 Multi-Unit Charger

Motorola PMPN4498


IMPRES 2 Single-Unit Charger

Motorola AS000180A01


Ion Battery Adapter

(only for use with PMPN4284 Multi-Unit Charger)

Motorola BR000272A01


Wall Mount Bracket for Multi-Unit Charger

Surveillance Kits & Earpieces

Motorola PMLN8082


IMPRES 1 — Wire Surveillance Kit with Loud Audio Translucent Tube

With replaceable quick disconnect clear tube, inline PTT and microphone, loud audio supported, black, TIA compliance

Motorola PMLN8083


IMPRES 2 — Wire Surveillance Kit with Loud Audio Translucent Tube

With replaceable quick disconnect clear tube, inline PTT and microphone, loud audio supported, black, TIA compliance

Motorola PMLN8084


IMPRES 3 — WireWire Surveillance Kit with Loud Audio Translucent Tube

With replaceable quick disconnect clear tube, inline PTT and microphone, loud audio supported, black, TIA compliance

Motorola PMLN7560


Rx Only, Translucent Tube

For use with WM500 RSM (PMMN4127), 3.5 mm jack, black, TIA compliance

Motorola PMLN8120


Rx Only, Loud Audio Translucent Tube

For use with RSM RM780 (PMMN4128), 3.5 mm jack, TIA compliance

Motorola PMLN8123


EP910W Operation Critical Wireless Earpiece w/PTT

Volume up/down, functional button and noise cancellation, Bluetooth 4.2, minimum 8-hour battery talk time, Includes micro-USB cable for charging, earbud replacements available

Motorola PMLN8085


Behind-the-Head Headset

With flexible boom microphone and PTT, noise reduction 24dB, TIA compliance

Motorola PMLN8086


Over-the-Head Headset

With flexible boom microphone and PTT, noise reduction 24dB, TIA compliance

Remote Speaker Microphone (RSM)

Motorola PMMN4127


WM500 Wireless Remote Speaker Mic

Motorola PMMN4128


RM780 Remote Speaker Mic

Motorola AN000348A01


400 – 527 MHz Whip Antenna

Motorola AN000350A01


400 – 450 MHz Stubby Antenna

Motorola AN000351A01


440 – 490 MHz Stubby Antenna

Motorola 32012144001


Gray Antenna ID Band (pack of 10)

Motorola 32012144002


Yellow Antenna ID Band (pack of 10)

Motorola 32012144003


Green Antenna ID Band (pack of 10)

Motorola 32012144004


Blue Antenna ID Band (pack of 10)

Motorola 32012144005


Purple Antenna ID Band (pack of 10)



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Fact Sheets

User Case


MOTOTRBO Ion Demo: Seamless Roaming

Seamless Roaming on the MOTOTRBO Ion. Automatic switching between networks ensures uninterrupted push-to-talk communication while on the move. Perfect for delivery truck drivers or anyone needing instant communication while off-property.

MOTOTRBO Ion Demo: LTE Capabilities and Applications

The MOTOTRBO Ion smart radio — instant voice & broadband data capabilities, dual SIM, access to apps via Google Play store, perfect for enterprise communication.

MOTOTRBO Ion Demo: Form Factor and Durability

The MOTOTRBO Ion radio: dependable instant comms and broadband data on Android's user-friendly interface. Durable, easy to use, IP68 rated, 4" touchscreen, swappable battery. Get the benefits of a radio plus broadband and apps in one device.

Introducing Motorola Solutions MOTOTRBO™ Ion Smart Radio

Motorola Solutions' MOTOTRBO Ion is the next-generation business-ready smart radio with voice, broadband data, and multimedia capabilities to connect teams, inform operations, and keep businesses running smoothly. It works on the digital mobile radio (DMR) standard, Wi-Fi, public LTE and private broadband networks and is built to support searching, tracking, ticketing, scanning, and collaboration to boost productivity, especially within industries such as manufacturing, transportation, logistics, and hospitality that rely on mobile workers.

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