Hytera PD-685

Analog/Digital VHF or UHF Radio

Portable To Portable Range: 3 - 5 Km


The Hytera PD685 is a slim, professional, digital two way hand portable radio. Weighing only 290g including the battery and just 27mm thick, this hand portable is certainly a popular partner for long shifts. The Hytera PD605 is a rugged and reliable hand portable that allows for and impressive 16 hours of talk time in digital mode.

The PD685 is a super tough and small, IP67 submersible analogue / digital DMR radio for industrial communications.

Lone Worker, Man Down, vibrate and a variety of sel-call functions make this one of the most versatile radios available today. An optional GPS version is available at very low extra cost.


VHF 136-174 MHz / UHF 403-527 MHz

With Display & Full Keypad

GPS support (optional)

The variant with a GPS module supports applications such as Automated Vehicle Location (AVL) to optimize your workflow.

Man Down function (optional)

The optional Man Down alarm function automatically alerts other radio users and/or the control room, if the operator falls over and stays down.

Expansion interface

The expansion interface gives users and application developers the option to expand the PD605's range of functions to include other useful features.

Intelligent antenna design

The two control buttons on the PD605 are separated from each other by the antenna to reduce the risk of an operating error when the user is wearing gloves or when light conditions are poor.


The PD605 meets all the requirements of the open DMR ETSI standard (ETSI-TS 102 361-1, -2, -3), the MIL810-C/D/E/F/G standard and degree of protection IP67 (waterproof up to one meter deep for at least 30 minutes of immersion). These handheld radios therefore offer outstanding features even under harsh operating conditions.

Powerful battery

Compared to the FDMA process in analog operation, with TDMA the battery service life can be improved by approximately 40% when using DMR.

Upgradeable software

The upgradeable software makes the use of new features possible. By altering the firmware-software, other digital and analog operating modes can be enabled, without the need for purchasing a new radio device.

Small, slim, light 119 x 54 x 27 290 mm, weighs a mere 290 g.

Battery with long service life
In digital mode the PD605 operates for at least 16 hours with a 5-5-90 operating cycle.

Robust and reliable
PD605 is compatible with MIL-STD-810 C / D / E / F / G standards. The degree of protection IP67 guarantees maximum resistance to environmental influences.

Secure communication
Provided by encryption in accordance with DMRA in digital mode and a scrambler function in analog mode.

DMR Data Service
The data protocol used is fully compliant with the DMR standard.

One Touch Call / Text
Supports one touch-functions, including preprogrammed text messages, voice calls and supplementary functions.

Expanded signaling
Supports various expanded analog signal modes, including HDC1200, 2-tone and 5-tone for improved integration into existing analog radio fleets.