HCI Communications
1028 9th Street
Greeley, CO 80631
Toll Free Phone #: (877) 346-1360
HCI Communications
1028 9th Street
Greeley, CO 80631
(877) 346-1360

Motorola CP185 Handheld Radio

Ideal for educational institutions, retail and hospitality businesses, service and manufacturing industries, and many other demanding, professional applications, the Motorola CP™185 brings you a robust two-way radio solution. The CP185 has an extensive feature set including built-in voice scrambling for increased privacy, VOX capability for hands-free communication, five programmable buttons and X-Pand™ Technology to provide crisp, clear and strong audio quality even in noisy environments. Combined with the compact, lightweight design of the CP185, you get just what it takes to enhance communication while increasing productivity. The CP185 is available in a Limited Keypad (LKP) model with screen. The CP185 MDC comes in an LKP model and a No Keypad (NKP) model, providing the right features for each user.

Compact, lightweight design: Makes it easy to handle and use
Built-in simple voice scrambling: Increase the privacy of your conversations
VOX capable: Enables hands-free communication so you can focus on the job at hand
Programmable buttons: 5 programmable buttons enables easy, one-touch access to up to 10 user-selected
Multi-channel capability: 16 channels to support communication among all of your employees
X-Pand™ technology: Provides crisp, clear and strong audio quality even in noisy environments
Adjustable power levels: Adjustable high and low power levels (5 watt: VHF; 4 watt: UHF) help extend battery life
Repeater capability: For use when increased coverage is required
Talkaround capability: Enables communication even when a repeater is not being used
Tighter specifications: -70 dB adjacent channel selectivity provides enhanced rejection of interference from strong signals on adjacent channels so you can get your message through clearly
Military standards: Meets Military 810 C, D, E and F standards to stand up to the most demanding conditions
MDC1200 Capabilities: Provides caller ID, radio in-range check and radio inhibit decode in CP185 MDC No Keypad and Limited Keypad Models DTMF Capabilities — CP185 MDC No Keypad Model: Provides receive voice selective call, call alert, transmit PTT ID Quik-Call II: Receive voice selective call, call alert DTMF Capabilities — CP185 MDC Limited Keypad Model: Provides transmit/receive voice selective call, call alert, transmit PTT ID; Quik-Call II: Receive voice s elective call, call alert


Standard Package
CP185 Radio, 1500 mAh Li-Ion battery, AAA battery cartridge, rapid rate charger, antenna, 2" Spring action belt clip, quick reference guide
Digital Technology No 
Analog Technology Yes 
Frequency Band VHF or UHF 
Frequency Range VHF: 136-174 MHz; UHF: 435-480 MHz
Standard Battery Chemistry Type Lithium Ion
Estimated Battery Life Up to 10.0 hours 
Power 2W/4W (UHF), 2W/5W (VHF) 
Number of Channels 16 
Dimensions H x W x D (with standard battery) 4.72 x 2.28 x 1.46 inches 
Weight (with standard battery) 12.34 ounces 
Mil Specifications 810 C, 810 D, 810 E, 810 F 
IP Standards IP54 
Intrinsically Safe No
System Type Talkaround, conventional repeater
Display Display and non-display versions, only the display model has a limited keypad 
Keypad Limited keypad is optional, only the display model has a limited keypad 
Emergency Button No 
Programmable Buttons 5 programmable buttons 
Front Panel Programmable Yes
Scan Types Normal, nuisance channel delete 
VOX Operational Yes, with VOX enabled accessory
Signaling Yes, see spec sheet for details 
Group Call No 
One to One Calling No 
Voice Security No 
Text Messaging Capable No 
Text-to-Speech No 
Phone Book No 
Caller ID No 
Missed Call Alerts No 
Call Forward No 
Transmit Interrupt No 
Voice Announcements No 
Vibrate Alert No 
Lone Worker No 
Bluetooth No 
Integrated Wifi No 
Integrated Accelerometer No 
Option Board Available No 
Standard Warranty 2 Year