Vertex Standard LMR, Inc., a manufacturer of two-way radios, has launched new radio communications solutions in Africa targeting both SMEs, families and heavy construction sites or manufacturing plants.
The firm’s VZ-30 Vertex Standard radio is built for cost-conscious small and medium businesses; EVX-Link system to allow seamless communication for geographically dispersed teams; the compact EVX-261 radio for businesses looking for an entry-level solution and the portable two-way HF radios for businesses on the road in need for a rugged solution.
According to Vertex Business Development and Sales Manager for Africa, Pieter Pienaar, ”Kenya is a potential market for the firm’s new products and has overtaken South Africa as the gateway to African countries, coupled with its fast growing economy. As the demand for digital radio communication rises, small and medium businesses are looking for simple and affordable communication solutions, without compromising on quality. For a smooth transition to be there from analogue to digital systems, there is need for the Kenya government to ensure there’s adequate and reliable internet connectivity.”
The firm boasts of over 60 years of experience making quality radios and affirms that the VZ-30 is a perfect example for its values, where it implemented all the necessary features in one affordable device.
The VZ-30 is a cost-effective two-way radio for both basic and intermediate users. It is equipped with robust features that ensure reliable communication for both small- and medium-sized businesses.
Built-in voice-activated transmission (VOX) enables hands-free operation without having to use a push-to-talk button, thus maximizing productivity and efficiency.
It’s channel voice announcement enables users to toggle between channels without having to look at the radio while its powerful 1800mAh lithium ion battery provides up to 11 hours of talk time. Its two-prong pin side connector supports standard audio accessories.
Targted at small and medium businesses, the EVX-261 is perfect for businesses looking for an entry-level digital radio. The compact, precision-engineered device boasts features such as superior audio output, expanded interoperability with abundant signaling options, including MDC1200®, DTMF, two-tone and five-tone capabilities. It also has voice inversion encryption, which provides seamless integration into a mixed fleet and has a ”Lone Worker,”mode-an emergency feature that triggers an emergency alert if the user has not reset the device within a predetermined interval.
The EVX-Link is a small and lightweight system offers the latest evolution in digital technology, providing a solution with greater speed, agility and affordability. EVX-Link allows digital radios to connect easily and seamlessly with multiple coverage areas regardless of geography. The system is portable and expandable, and can be installed virtually anywhere.
lastly, Vertex Standard portable two-way HF radios are designed for real-world operations and are perfect for critical field communications. The VX series radios are digital devices that operate both as mobile and base station operations for integrated, affordable communications. VX-1400 and VX-1700 store up to 512 and 200 channels respectively, in multiple groups, with the flexibility of having any number of channels per group. With hundreds of channels, these two-way radios are perfect for large group communications requiring quick and easy call management.