The Two-Way Radio of the Year – Motorola R7

The Motorola R7 is the perfect radio for businesses and industries that need to stay connected. Look at some of the features that make the R7 the radio of the year.

The Motorola R7 full keypad radio has a 2.4-inch QVGA 320 x 240-pixel display that gives users all the information they need in one glance. Reading text and navigating menus is straightforward and quick because of the colour display and widescreen, which is just what you want from a mission-critical walkie talkie.

Its sturdy build is designed for the harshest settings and is built to last. Furthermore, the Motorola Solutions R7 digital two-way radio includes the most up-to-date Wi-Fi and Bluetooth® connectivity choices, ensuring that your devices are ready for the future as your systems evolve.

Licensed two-way radios

To operate these two-way radios, you’ll need an Ofcom radio licence. Our team can give you more information on how to get such a licence and why you will need it.

What makes Motorola R7 radios of the year?

The features the Motorola R7 digital and portable radios have are the main reason our customers choose and love them.
To feedback on some of the key features and advantages of the R7 models that all businesses love:

  • Up to 28 hours of battery life
  • Customisable audio experience – adapting of the speaker volume
  • Predictable cost structure
  • Superior signal strength
  • Connected in Safety Reimagined
  • Voice clarity even in loud environments – no feedback
  • Adaptive dual microphone noise suppression
  • Text to speech


The Motorola R7 two-way radio is designed and tested to military standards meaning it has no problem accompanying you no matter where or how you work. Even the enlarged screen is ruggedised for impact resilience and protection from drops.

Long-Range Capabilities

The Motorola R7 two-way radio has a range of up to 35 miles, making it ideal for businesses and industries that need to stay in touch over a large area. The Motorola R7 also has Crystal clear audio quality, so you can be sure that your communications will be clear and concise.

Rugged and Intuitive Design for Easy Use

The Motorola R7 is built to withstand harsh conditions. It’s IP67 rated, which means it’s waterproof and dust-proof. The R7 can also operate in temperatures from -22°F to 140°F (-30°C to 60°C), making it perfect for use in extreme conditions.

Advanced audio processing

The Motorola R7 enables your team to clearly hear and be heard when it matters most. The Adaptive Dual Microphone Noise Suppression brings incredible noise cancelling to your communications, you can hear over the deafening sound of machinery or the roar of a stadium at full capacity.

Advanced Battery Management

With up to 18 hours of talk time, you can be sure that your radio will last all day long. This extended battery durability is thanks to the thoughtful design of the Motorola R7 two-way radio, which includes an energy-saving mode that kicks in when the radio is not in use.

Talk-group Calling

The R7 two-way radio supports up to 250 talk-groups, so you can easily stay connected with co-workers, clients, and others. This feature is perfect for businesses that need to keep large groups of people connected and need a way of maintaining streamline critical communications.

Private and secure communication

The R7 has a privacy feature which prevents eavesdropping by unauthorised users on a channel by the use of a software-based scrambling solution. The signalling and user identification portions of a transmission are clear.

The Motorola R7 Models

Motorola R7 Keypad Model

This MOTOTRBO™ R7 Model comes with a keypad which is very easy to use and extremely helpful for messaging and quick shortcut communication within the team.

Motorola R7 Keypad Model is designed and tested to MIL-STD-810 military standards meaning it has no problem accompanying you no matter where or how you work. Device testing to IP66 and IP68 standards show that R7 radios are completely dust-tight and protected from water immersion up to 2 metres deep for 2 hours, as well as high-pressure water jets from any direction.

Motorola R7A Non-Keypad Model

MOTOTRBO™ R7A Non-Keypad Model doesn’t come with a keypad but it does bring the easy to hold and handle features as part of the design.

Powered by a lithium cell battery, Motorola R7A provides impressive battery life while keeping weight and size down.

Motorola R7 Non-Keypad Model

Motorola R7 Non-Keypad Model doesn’t come with a keypad but it does bring the easy to hold and handle features as part of the design.

This R7 two way radio has superior receiver sensitivity allowing you to send and receive messages at the edge of coverage where other radios may struggle. The screen displays relevant information by default such as channel and a single button press allows users to get to commonly used actions with ease. 


If you’re looking for a two-way radio that’s built specifically for distribution businesses, look no further than the Motorola R7. With its long-range and durable design, the R7 radios are perfect for businesses that need to communicate across large warehouses or multiple locations. Contact the Mototrbo and DCRS experts today to learn more about the Motorola R7 radios and how they can improve your business communication.

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