Icom Japan, announced today during the HamFair 2016 in Tokyo the IC-7610 a new HF+50 MHz transceiver.
This new transceiver will be the successor the IC-7600 and comes one year after the introduction of first ICOM SDR Transceiver, the IC-7300. The Japanese company has just announced the production this new mid-class HF transceiver, whose project is currently in the prototype phase.
At this time no detailed technical specifications or documentation is available for the new IC-7610, Icom had just announced the main features, that take advantage of the new ICOM features introduced earlier into the IC-7300
- High definition realtime TFT display
- Touch interface
- HF+50 MHz
- 100 W Power
- Dual watch
- Built-In Antenna Tuner
- Connection for external display
— JH1JKH Ken (@JH1JKH) August 20, 2016
IC-7610 Price and delivery dates
Icom has not yet announced final price and delivery dates, and looks like the product is still in the prototyping stage.
Unconfirmed rumors on the net report a price around the 3000 USD and one or more years for delivery date.
More updates on the this new radio will be published in this page as soon as Icom will announce.