United Kingdom & EMEA

  • NX-1800NE
  • NX-1800NE
  • NX-1800NE
  • NX-1800NE

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UHF NEXEDGE/Analogue Mobile Transceiver (EU Use)

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Key Features

"One Radio" with Multi-protocol Support: designed to operate under an NXDN or DMR digiyal CAI, and FM analog protocols
Upgradable Digital/Analog mode by software option (no firmware upgrade required)
Easy visible, white backlit LCD display: Alphanumeric, 10-digit, 13-character frame (aliases and icons)
7-color LED indicator used to display various radio status
Renowned KENWOOD Audio Quality: 6 W (max.) loud audio and optimizable TX/RX audio profile: Audio Equalizer, Auto Gain Control (TX/RX) and Microphone type settings
Max. 260 channels per radio, 128 zones per radio, and 250 channels per zone
Various scan functions: Dual/Single Priority scan, Multi/Single Zne scan and more
Orange-colored Emergency button & Customizable Emergency functions
D-sun, 15-pin connector on the rear panel
IP54 and MIL-STD 810C/D/E/F/G/H

Supplied With

D.C. CableYes
Instruction ManualYes
Mounting BracketYes
Screw SetYes

NEXEDGE Features

Full details of all the NEXEDGE features available from your Kenwood dealerYes
All Group CallYes
AMBE+2 VocoderYes
Emergency CallYes
Group Call (Trunking Mode)Yes
Individual Private Call (Trunking Mode)Yes
Individual CallYes
NXDN Conventional IncludedYes
Type-D TrunkingYes
NXDN Digital 12.5/6.25kHz Channel SpacingYes
NXDN Scrambler IncludedYes
Over-the-air AliasYes
Paging CallYes
Priority Monitor IDsYes
Radio Access Numbers (RAN)Yes
Remote MonitoringYes
Remote Stun/KillYes
Short & Long Data MessagesYes
Status MessagingYes

DMR Features

AMBE+2 VocoderYes
ARC4 Enhanced EncryptionYes, - option -
Call InterruptionYes
Digital Analog Mixed ModeYes
Digital Bit ScramblerYes
Direct Mode (P2P)Yes
DMR Tier IIYes
DMR Site RoamingYes
DMR Auto Slot SelectYes
Dual-slot Direct ModeYes
Group / Individual CallYes
Individual Call with AcknowledgementYes
Late EntryYes
Over-the-Air Alias (OAA)Yes
Remote Stun Kill, Monitor, Check & ControlYes
Single-slot Data TimingYes
Status / Short Data, Paging CallYes
TDMA 2-slot System ArchitectureYes


Choice of Optional MicrophonesYes
MIL-SPEC speaker mic. with programmable controlsYes
PA/Horn AlertYes

Applicable Standards

For use in the EUYes
MIL-STD 810 C/D/E/F/G/HYes

Technical Specifications

Frequency Range400 - 470 MHz
Number of Channels260
Number of Zones128
Channel Spacing - Analogue - Wide/Mid/Narrow25 kHz/20 kHz/12.5 kHz
Channel Spacing - Digital - Wide/Narrow12.5 kHz/6.25 kHz
Current DrainStandby: 0.45 A max.
RX: 2.4 A max.
TX: 10.0 A max.
Frequency Stability± 0.5 ppm (-30 °C to + 60 °C)
Operating Temperature Range-30 °C to + 60 °C
Power Supply13.2 V DC (10.8 - 15.6 V DC)
DimensionsW x H x D: 160 x 43 x 137.7 mm
- Projections not included -
Weight (net)1.21 kg

Receiver Specifications

Audio Output6 W / 4 W (at 4 Ohm)
Intermodulation65 dB
Selectivity (Analogue)25 kHz: 75 dB
20 kHz: 73 dB
12.5 kHz: 65 dB
Sensitivity (Analogue) - EIA 12 dB SINAD25 kHz: 0.26 µV
20 kHz: 0.27 µV
12.5 kHz: 0.22 µV
Sensitivity (Analogue) - EN 20 dB SINAD25 kHz: 0.32 µV
20 kHz: 0.33 µV
12.5 kHz: 0.33 µV
Sensitivity (Digital)NXDN @ 6.25 kHz 1% BER = 0.24 µV
NXDN @ 6.25 kHz 3% BER = 0.19 µV
NXDN @ 12.5 kHz 1% BER = 0.30 µV
NXDN @ 12.5 kHz 3% BER = 0.24 µV
Spurious Reponse Rejection (Analogue)75 dB

Transmitter Specifications

RF Power Output25 W / 5 W
Audio Distortion3 %
FM Hum & NoiseAnalog @ 25 kHz: 45 dB
Analog @ 20 kHz: 43 dB
Analog @ 12.5 kHz: 40 dB
Spurious Emission (EN)< 1 GHz ≤ -36 dBm
1 GHz - 4 GHz ≤ -30 dBm