CP100D Radio FAQs


The CP100D radio measures 4.7 inches in height, 2.2 inches in width, and 1.4 inches in depth. When equipped with a battery but lacking a display, it weighs 9.8 ounces. If the radio includes a display, the weight increases slightly to 10.4 ounces.

CP100D Radio Range - What to Expect in Different Environments

Curious about the CP100D radio's range? Here's a detailed breakdown based on varying terrains and building structures:

Flat Open Terrain
  • UHF (Ultra High Frequency) - Expect a range of 4 to 6 miles.
  • VHF (Very High Frequency) - Typically, you'll get 5 to 7 miles.
Suburban Areas
  • UHF - Generally covers 3 to 5 miles.
  • VHF - Provides a range of 2 to 4 miles.
Urban Areas
  • UHF - Effective range is around 1 to 3 miles.
  • VHF - Usually offers 0.5 to 1 mile.
Inside Buildings
  • UHF - Can penetrate up to 25 to 30 floors.
  • VHF - Normally reaches 10 to 15 floors.

These estimates are based on using the CP100D radio with standard accessories at full power. Keep in mind that several factors can influence the actual range, including obstacles, weather conditions, and interference.

Similar Motorola Digital Radios to the CP100D

If you're exploring alternatives to the Motorola CP100D radio, several options may interest you. These models offer different features and benefits, catering to various business communication needs.

  • Motorola R2 - This model is known for its robust build and reliable performance. It’s an excellent choice for those needing durability and clear audio.
  • Motorola SL300 - A sleek and compact option, the SL300 is designed for ease of use and portability. Its slim profile is ideal for professionals on the move.
  • Motorola XPR 3300e - With enhanced audio and advanced features, the XPR 3300e provides exceptional performance. It's perfect for users seeking more comprehensive communication solutions.

These alternatives to the CP100D offer quality and reliability, ensuring you find the right fit for your communication needs.

The CP100D radio boasts an impressive battery life, lasting up to 14 hours on a standard charge. If you need even more endurance, opt for the high-capacity battery to extend usage up to 20 hours.

Yes, you can upgrade analog models of the CP100D radio to digital in the future if necessary. This flexibility allows you to start with an analog model and transition to digital capabilities as your needs evolve.

Yes, the Motorola CP100D radio can be programmed to operate seamlessly with other radios. Whether you use analog or digital signals, this versatile device supports UHF and VHF frequencies. It can be easily configured to communicate effectively with other Motorola, Icom, and Kenwood radios, ensuring smooth interoperability across different brands and models.

There are 10 different versions of the CP100D- Each model listed comes with specific features tailored to diverse operational needs. Whether you require the simplicity of no display and no keypad, the convenience of a limited keypad, or the full functionality of a full keypad with display, these models cover a broad spectrum of user preferences and communication requirements. This comprehensive listing ensures all potential users can identify the ideal model that best fits their communication strategy and technical needs.

Absolutely! You'll receive complimentary programming services when you purchase a CP100D radio from MyRadioMall.com. This ensures your new radio is ready to use right out of the box. There are no extra costs or hidden fees - just seamless integration with your communication needs. MyRadioMall.com prioritizes your convenience, making sure every CP100D radio you buy is perfectly configured to your specifications.

No problem. We offer FREE LIFETIME RADIO REPROGRAMMING on the house; this is an exclusive value that's only available at MyRadioMall.com - Call us for more information about this exclusive benefit.

Yes, the CP100D radio includes repeater capability, allowing it to extend its communication range.

Programming Options for the CP100D Radio

When considering the programming capabilities of the CP100D radio, it's important to note that this device is not user-programmable and requires dealer support. Here’s what we offer to ensure your radio meets your needs:

  • I Need Programming on this Radio (FREE) - Let us program your new radio for you at no extra cost.
  • Program to Frequencies on File (FREE) - If you have specific frequencies on file, we can program those into your radio for free.
  • I DO NOT Need Programming on this Radio - Choose this option if you're all set and don't need any changes made to the default factory settings.
  • Please call or email me about this - We will reach out to you to address all your concerns. If necessary, we will cover the shipping costs for one of your radios to be sent to us so we can read one of your existing radios for free.

By providing these tailored options, we aim to make your experience seamless while ensuring that our qualified technicians handle all programming.

The Spec sheet for the CP100D and the user manuals are in a PDF format below under the CP100D Radio Resources panel that you can download and review.

The CP100D radio is designed to support a variety of system technologies, ensuring versatile communication options for your operations.

First, it operates seamlessly with traditional analog systems, providing reliable performance for existing infrastructures. This allows for easy integration without the need for immediate upgrades. Additionally, the CP100D supports digital systems. This compatibility offers enhanced features like improved audio quality, better signal range, and advanced functionalities.

The CP100D is compatible with conventional analog and digital systems, providing flexibility and future-proofing for your communication needs.

Benefits of Digital Technology in the CP100D Radio

  • Enhanced Audio Quality - Digital technology in the CP100D radio ensures superior voice clarity across the entire coverage range. Unlike analog radios, it effectively eliminates background noise and static, providing crystal-clear communication.
  • Consistent Performance - With digital mode, you get reliable voice transmissions without the common disruptions experienced with analog systems. This means your messages are clear and undistorted, ensuring crucial information is conveyed accurately.
  • Better Range and Coverage- Digital radios maintain audio quality at the edge of coverage areas, unlike analog systems that degrade into static and dropouts. This guarantees dependable communication over a wider range, making the CP100D a robust choice for extensive coverage requirements.
  • Extended Battery Life - Digital technology is more efficient, reducing power consumption. This results in longer battery life, so your CP100D radio lasts throughout demanding workdays without frequent recharging. In summary, the CP100D radio's digital technology offers clearer communication, consistent performance, extended range, and longer battery life, making it an invaluable tool for effective and reliable communication.

Power Buy options, exclusively available at MyRadioMall.com for over 32 years, are additional items you can purchase when buying a radio. We offer these items at reduced prices to enhance your radio experience. Please check out the Power Buy options located on the right-hand side of the radio when making your purchase.

We offer Microphone and Batteries Power Buy options for the Motorola CP100D radio. For even bigger discounts, please check out the Value-Max PRO brand, a MyRadioMall.com exclusive.

Please check the stock status information on the right-hand side of your screen. We are continually updating this information based on feedback from Motorola.

Our 30-day return policy applies only to radios in perfect condition. The boxes should not have any damage or markings. We cannot offer a refund or exchange for radios that appear used or have damaged boxes and packaging. All internal manuals and accessories must be undamaged. Please be aware that custom-ordered radios cannot be returned.

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8 Channels, 16 Channels, 160 Channels
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No Fee - If return within 30 days in new condition
Education, Hospitality, Manufacturing, Property Management, Retail Store

Motorola CP100D Two-Way Radio - Simple and Effective.

Imagine having a reliable communication tool that bridges the gap between affordability and high performance. Meet the Motorola CP100D Radio – your ultimate solution for seamless and clear communication without breaking the bank. Whether managing a large event, running a busy warehouse, or ensuring safety on a construction site, this radio covers you.

Why Choose the CP100D Radios?

  • Affordability Meets Functionality - The CP100D offers exceptional value by providing high-quality communication at an incredibly affordable price point. With special pricing for the analog-only version, equipping your team with top-notch communication tools has never been easier.

  • Versatile and Adaptable - Transition from analog to digital at your own pace and enjoy enhanced features and improved communication clarity whenever you're ready. The CP100D is versatile, fitting seamlessly into various environments, from event coordination to warehouse management and construction site operations.

  • Compatibility and Cost-Efficiency- Motorola understands the importance of maximizing your existing investments. The CP100D is designed to be compatible with your current inventory of batteries, antennas, and chargers, reducing your operating costs while ensuring you get the most out of your equipment.

Easy to Use

The CP100D’s intuitive design ensures that anyone on your team can pick up a radio and start communicating immediately, with minimal learning required. Its user-friendly interface is complemented by clear, easy-to-read displays and simple push-to-talk functionality, making it accessible to everyone, regardless of their technical proficiency.

This focus on ease of use and practicality makes it an ideal choice for light users who need straightforward, efficient communication. Additionally, the CP100D is built with durable materials to withstand everyday wear and tear, ensuring reliability in various work environments.

Use Case Scenarios

  • Event Management - Coordinating a large event requires flawless communication, and the CP100D delivers just that. Keep your team connected and ensure every detail is handled smoothly, from set-up to tear-down.

  • Warehouse Management - In a bustling warehouse environment, quick and reliable communication is crucial. The CP100D helps streamline operations, enhancing productivity and ensuring that your team can respond to any situation promptly.

  • Construction Sites - Safety and efficiency are paramount on construction sites. The CP100D provides clear and reliable communication, helping to keep your team coordinated and safe no matter the conditions.

CP100D - What's in the box?

Description Value
UHF Antenna PMAE4016
VHF Antenna NAD6502
Battery PMNN4476
Belt Clip HLN9844
Charger PMPN4172
Lifetime Radio Reprogramming Included

CP100D Quick Specifications

Description Value
Dimensions (H x W x D) 4.7 x 2.2 x 1.4 in.
Weight w/battery 9.8 oz. (No Display)
10.4 (Display)
Programmable buttons 2 buttons (No Display)
5 buttons (Display)
User programmable? No, Dealer support needed
Durability IP54 | Mil spec: 810 D, 810 E
Technology Analog / Digital

"Get ready for all the juicy details about the Motorola CP100d Radio! Even if you didn't ask for them, you're still in for a treat."


Model Numbers
  • AAH87JDC9JC2AN - VHF Analog 16 Channels
  • AAH87YDC9JC2AN - UHF Analog 16 Channels
  • AAH87JDC9JA2AN - VHF Analog / Digital 16 Channels
  • AAH87YDC9JA2AN - UHF Analog / Digital 16 Channels
  • AAH87JDH9JA2AN - UHF Analog / Digital 160 Channels - LK Display
  • AAH87YDH9JA2AN - UHF Analog / Digital 160 Channels - LK Display
More Information
  • Battery Type: 1750 mAh Li-ion 7.2v
  • Channel Spacing: 6.25e / 12.5kHz
  • What's in the Box: 1 Radio, 1 Battery, 1 Clip, 1 Antenna, 1 Charger
  • Intrinsically Safe: No
  • Output Power: 1 - 5 Watts
  • Channel Capacity: 16 or 160 Channels
  • IP Rating: IP 54 (Splashing Water)
  • Radio Display: No
  • Radio Keypad: No
  • Average Battery Life: 14.5 hours on Analog mode
  • Frequency Band: VHF (136 - 174 MHz) / UHF (403 - 480 MHz)
  • Radio Technology: Analog and Digital
  • Radio Warranty: 2 Years Standard Warranty
  • Extended Warranty Option: Yes
Summary Product Features
  • 16 Channels (No Display Model)
  • 160 Channels (Display Model)
  • 6.25e / 12.5 kHz Channel Spacing
  • 2 Programmable Side Buttons
  • 3 Front Programmable Buttons (Display Model)
  • Front Panel Programming (Display Model)
  • LED Battery Indicator
Programmable Features
  • High / Low Power
  • Channel Scan
  • Battery Indicator
  • Monitor / Permanent Monitor
  • Nuisance Channel Delete
  • One Touch Access
  • Permanent Monitor
  • VOX On / Off
  • Tones & Alerts On/Off
  • Repeater / Talkaround
  • Voice Announcement
  • Brightness (Display Only)
  • Keypad Lock (Display Only)
  • Live Dial Feature (Full Keypad Only)
  • DTMF tones (Full Keypad Only)
Analog Features
  • Voice Scrambling
  • Time-Out-Timer
  • Busy Channel Lockout
  • Internal VOX
  • Normal and Priority Scan
  • Receive Only Channel
  • Busy Channel Lockout
Digital Features
  • Voice Announcement
  • Radio Check (Decode)
  • Remote Monitor (Decode)
  • Radio Inhibit (Decode)
  • Transmit Interrupt (Decode)

Programmable Buttons (Non-Display: 2 Buttons) / (Display: 5 Buttons)

Easy access to favorite features. Program up to four settings from these 12 feature:

  • High/Low Power
  • Volume Set
  • Monitor
  • Sticky Monitor
  • Scan
  • Nuisance Channel Delete
  • Repeater Talkaround
  • PL/DPL
  • Button Lock
  • Battery Save Mode
  • Squelch
  • Customized Feature
General Specifications
  • Channel Capacity: Non-Display 16 / Display 160
  • Typical RF Low Output: UHF 1 Watt / VHF 1 Watt
  • Typical RF High Output: UHF 4 Watts / VHF 5 Watts
  • Frequency: VHF 136-174 MHz / UHF 403-480 MHz
  • Radio Dimensions (H x W x D) with Li-Ion battery: 4.7 x 2.2 x 1.4 in (120.0 x 55.0 x 34.7 mm)
  • Radio Dimensions (H x W x D) with High Cap battery: 4.7 x 2.2 x 1.6 in (120.0 x 55.0 x 39.9 mm)
  • Weight with battery Li-Ion (Non-Display): 9.7 oz (276 g);
  • Weight with battery High Cap (Non-Display): 9.9 oz (281 g)
  • Weight with battery Li-Ion (Display): 10.4 oz (295 g)
  • Weight with battery High Cap (Display): 10.6 oz (300 g)
  • Battery Power Supply: 7.5V (Nominal)
Receiver
  • Frequency: 136-174 MHz / 403-480 MHz
  • Channel Spacing: 12.5 kHz / 25 kHz3
  • Frequency Stability: (-30°C, +60°C, +25°C Ref) ± 0.5 ppm
  • Analog Sensitivity: (12 dB SINAD) 0.3 uV / 0.22 uV (typical)
  • Digital Sensitivity: (5% BER) 0.25 uV / 0.19 uV (typical)
  • Intermodulation (TIA603D): 70 dB
  • Adjacent Channel Selectivity (TIA603D): 45 dB @ 12.5 kHz / 70 dB @ 25 kHz
  • Spurious Rejection (TIA603D): 70 dB
  • Rated Audio: 0.5 W (Internal)
  • Audio Distortion @ Rated Audio: 5% (3% typical)
  • Hum and Noise: -40 dB @ 12.5 kHz / -45 dB @ 25 kHz
  • Audio Response TIA603D: Conducted Spurious Emissions (TIA603D) -57 dBm
Transmitter
  • Frequency: 136-174 MHz 403-480 MHz
  • Channel Spacing: 12.5 kHz / 25 kHz3
  • Frequency Stability: (-30°C, +60°C, +25°C Ref) ± 1.5 ppm
  • Typical RF Low Output: UHF 1 Watt / VHF 1 Watt
  • Typical RF High Output: UHF 4 Watts / VHF 5 Watts
  • Modulation Limiting: ± 2.5 kHz @ 12.5 kHz / ± 5.0 kHz @ 25 kHz
  • FM Hum and Noise: -40 dB @ 12.5 kHz / -45 dB @ 25 kHz
  • Conducted / Radiated Emission: -36 dBm < 1 GHz / -30 dBm > 1 GHz
  • Adjacent Channel Power: 60 dB @ 12.5 kHz / 70 dB @ 25 kHz
  • Audio Response TIA603D: Audio Distortion 3% (typical)
  • 4FSK Digital Modulation: 12.5 kHz Data: 7K60F1D and 7K60FXD
  • 4FSK Digital Modulation: 12.5 kHz Voice: 7K60F1E and 7K60FXE
  • 4FSK Digital Modulation:: Combination of 12.5 kHz Voice and Data: 7K60F1W
  • Digital Vocoder Type: AMBE +2™
  • Digital Protocol: ETSI TS 102 361-1, -2, -3
CP100d Default Frequencies
  • 151.6250 MHz
  • 464.5000 MHz
CP100d Frequencies Not Allowed

  • 144.000 MHz
  • 153.600 MHz
  • 160.000 MHz

  • 441.600 MHz
  • 444.00000 MHz
  • 460.800 MHz
  • 480.000 MHz
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