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Standard Horizon HX870 Floating Handheld VHF Radio with GPS and DSC

  • Built-In GPS Receiver, DSC, Waypoint Navigation, IPX8 Submersible
  • Transmit Power: 1 / 2 / 6 Watts Selectable
  • Case Size: 2.44" W x 5.43" H x 1.69" Thick
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    Standard Horizon
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    Shipping Weight: 
    2.20 Lbs.
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    Package Includes:

    • Standard Horizon HX870 Floating Class D DSC Handheld VHF Radio with GPS (788026145706)
    • Antenna (CAT460)
    • Belt Clip (CLIP-22) and Hand Strap (YS-05-01)
    • 7.4 Volt 1800 mAh Li-Ion Battery (SBR-13LI)
    • 110 VAC (SAD-11) AC Adapter w/ Charging Cradle (SBH-12)
    • 12 Volt DC (E-DC-19A) Cable w/ 12 Volt Cigarette Lighter Plug for 3-hour quick chargers
    • Battery Tray (SBT-13) Holds (5) AAA Alkaline/Lithium Batteries (Not Included)


    • Building on the success of the HX851, Standard Horizon introduces a whole new level in safety and performance in a marine floating handheld VHF/GPS
    • The HX870S FLOATING CLASS D DSC VHF handheld features a 66-channel WAAS GPS receiver allowing the radio to transmit a DSC distress call with your vessels position or navigate to a waypoint
    • The new Oversized full dot matrix LCD (1.7" (W) x 1.7" (H) or 2.3" diagonal)
    • The Easy to Operate Icon/Menu System makes this the most intuitive handheld on the market: DSC calling, position sharing, waypoint and route navigation, navigation to DSC distress call can all be performed with just a few simple steps making the HX870 perfect for everyday use or adding to your ditch bag
    • The radio is designed to be a work horse, starting with the die-cast chassis and the IPX8 submersible waterproof rating of 4.92 feet for 30 minutes, to the 6 Watts of transmit power and the long lasting 1800 mAh Li-Ion battery
    • The HX870 is also capable of entering and saving up to 200 waypoints and 20 routes, which may be selected for navigating to via the radios unique compass page which shows your vessels SOG, COG, BRG (Bearing) and DST (Distance) to the waypoint
    • The compass page can also display the position of up to (9) vessels in proximity to you via the new GM (Group Monitoring) feature
    • Advanced features include:
      • Full dot matrix display with channel names
      • Position request and Position report
      • (10) Channel preset key selection
      • USB Data Port
      • GPS Position Logger
      • Water activated SOS strobe light
        • The radio will turn on and flash SOS even if dropped in the water while the radio is turned off
      • NOAA Weather with Weather Alert
      • Programmable Memory and Priority Scan
      • Dual and Tri Watch scan functions


    • Meets ITU-R M493-13 Class D DSC (Digital Selective Calling)
    • Separate Receiver for CH70 (Receiving DSC Calls)
    • Integrated (66) Channel WAAS GPS receiver
    • Oversized full dot matrix display (1.7" W x 1.7" H or 2.3" Diagonal)
    • Case Size: 2.44" W x 5.43" H x 1.69" Thick (Without Knob and Antenna)
    • Easy to Operate Icon/Menu System
    • Navigate to a DSC Distress Call with Compass Page
    • GM (Group Monitor) using DSC Group Position Call
    • DSC Test Call and Auto DSC Channel Change Selection
    • Automatically poll the GPS position of a ship using DSC
    • Enter, Save, and Navigate to a waypoint with Compass Page
    • MOB (Man Over Board) Function
      • Water Activated Emergency Strobe Light
    • Transmit Power: 1 Watt (Low @ 7.4 Volts) - 2 Watts (Medium) - 6 Watts (High)
    • Navigation (LAT/LON, SOG, and COG) information shown on display
    • Submersible IPX8 waterproof rating (1.5 M or 4.92 feet for 30 minutes)
    • Noise-canceling Function for both transmit and receive audio
    • All USA/International and Canadian Marine Channels
    • USB Data Port: NMEA Output DSC, DSE, GLL, RMC, GSA, GSV and GGA (9600 baud)
    • NOAA Weather Channel with Weather Alert
    • Programmable Scan, Priority Scan, and Dual and Tri Watch
    • Preset key used to recall up to 10 favorite channels

    Documentation available at the following links:

    Standard Horizon CAT460 "Rubber Duck" Style Replacement Antenna
    Item #: 258484
  • Compatible with Most Models Except HX470 and HX471
  • Dimensions: 5-3/4 in. L x 1/2 in. OD (at Base)
  •  Include
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    Standard Horizon Mini Speaker Microphone
    Item #: 256221
  • Applications: HX370, HX471, HX500 and HX600 Handhelds with Earphone Jack
  • Waterproof Rating: Splash and Spray
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    Standard Horizon Speaker / Microphone
    Item #: 256228
  • Applications: All Standard Horizon Safe Handheld VHFs with a Speaker Mic Port*
  • Waterproof Rating: IPX7 Submersible (3.3 feet (1m) for 30 minutes)
  • Includes Noice-Cancelling
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    Standard Horizon Speaker / Microphone
    Item #: 257337
  • Applications: Standard Horizon Handhelds*
  • Waterproof Rating: IPX7 Submersible (3.3 feet (1m) for 30 minutes)
  • Not Compatible with HX370SAS and 270
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    Standard Horizon SBR-13LI Replacement Lithium-Ion Battery
    Item #: 260185
  • Applications: Standard Horizon HX870 Floating Handheld VHF Radio
  • Voltage: 7.4 Volts / 1800 mAh
  •  Include
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    Standard Horizon SAD-18B Replacement AC Charger
    Item #: 260187
  • Applications: Standard Horizon HX870 / SBH-12 Charger Cradle
  • Input Power: 120 Volt AC
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    Model #:
    Standard Horizon Alkaline Battery Case
    Item #: 260188
  • Applications: HX870 Handheld VHF Radio
  • Holds (5) AAA Batteries
  • Batteries are Not Included
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    Standard Horizon SSM-14A Speaker / Microphone
    Item #: 260690
  • Applications: HX380, HX290, HX370S, HX400, HX851 and HX870
  • Waterproof Rating: IPX7 Submersible (3.3 feet (1m) for 30 minutes)
  • Commercial Grade with Heavy Duty Belt Clip
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    Standard Horizon SSM-55A Headset Earpiece Microphone
    Item #: 260691
  • Applications: HX380, HX290, HX370S, HX400, HX851 and HX870
  • Waterproof Rating: Splash and Spray
  • Includes PTT Button
  •  Include
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    Standard Horizon VOX Headset with Boom Mic
    Item #: 260692
  • Applications: HX290, HX380, HX400, and HX870
  • Waterproof Rating: IPX7 Submersible (3.3 feet (1m) for 30 minutes)
  • Includes PPT (Press to Talk) and VOX Operation*
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    Standard Horizon Handheld VHF Carrying Case
    Item #: 261663
  • Applications: Standard Horizon HX870 Handheld VHF
  • Material: Nylon, Built in Flotation
  • Includes Belt Loop
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