Lithium-ion battery and chargerThe HX400 is supplied with a whopping 2300 mAh Lithium-Ion battery that will keep you talking for about 17 hours.There is no need to worry about the time it takes to fully charge the huge 2300mA battery as the HX400 is supplied with a 3-hour rapid charger.Marine and Land Mobile ChannelsThe HX400 is factory programmed with all USA, Canadian and International and NOAA Weather channels. It also has the capability to be programmed 40 Land Mobile Radio (137-174MHz) channels with CTCSS or DCS signaling by a Standard Horizon dealer.Note:
These channels do require the appropriate Federal Communications Communication license.Built-in Noise Canceling Mic and Voice scramblerThe HX400 will surpass your voice transmissions expectations in noisy and windy environments with the built-in noise canceling microphone.No need to purchase an optional voice scrambler for secure communications as the HX400 has it built-in. The internal scrambler is compatible with Standard Horizon VHF Fixed Mount and Handheld VHF 4-code scramblers.Loud speaker audioThe HX400 is designed to be heard in even the noisiest environments with 700mW of power supplied to the internal speaker.Speaker Microphone ConnectionOptional speaker microphone or headsets are available to assist with your communications needs.Programmable Channel NamesThe HX400 is supplied from the factory preloaded with description of the use of Marine channels (16-Distress, 22A-USCG, 71-Pleasure). The channel names may be customized by the user to easily understand the use of each channel.NOAA Weather channels and Weather Alert10 NOAA and Canadian Weather channels are pre-programmed and easily selectable using the dedicated WX key. In addition, the HX400 can be set to monitor WX channels and provide an audible alert to inform of pending storm advisories.Programmable Scan, Priority Scan and Dual WatchScanning is not an issue with the HX400. The radio can be setup to scan any number of channels with or without a priority channel or simply can be setup to scan between a priority channel and on other channel (dual watch).10 favorite channel recall – Preset KeyDedicated key that allows programming and quick selection of up to 10 favorite Marine VHF or NOAA Weather channels.Battery Life indicationThe display shows a battery bar graph gauge to inform the charge left in the Lithium-ion battery.3-Year Waterproof WarrantyBecause the HX400 is built better, it’s back better. If your Standard Horizon HX400 ever fails for any reason including water damage during normal use in the first three years, STANDARD HORIZON will repair or replace it free, without hassle or charges…period! If it fails thereafter in normal use it for the life time of the product it is covered by Standard Horizon’s Lifetime Flat Rate Service Program.
Floating easy to use design Designed from the ground up to float or be able to be submersed in 1.5 meters of water fo 30 minutes the HX290 will keep you communicating in the harshest environments.The design of the HX290 fits well in your hand and with large keys and volume knob it is easy to operate even with gloves.Speaker mic and headset socketThe HX290 has a jack which allows optional speaker microphones and headsets to be used.Best of the basics and advanced features The HX290 includes the best of the basics and also advanced features: Programmable Scan, Dual Watch, Ch16 Priority Scan; NOAA weather channels with weather alert, selectable 5 and 1 Watt transmit power, 10-channel preset key, keylock and a battery life indicator.Value packaged with accessories The HX290 is supplied with a Li-Ion battery, Antenna, belt clip, AC charger, cradle with charging indication and wrist strap.3 Year WarrantyStandard Horizon HX290E Owner Manual
Compact Case DesignCompact, ergonomic case design is a result of the new ultra small, large capacity 1560 mAh 3.7V Lithium Ion battery technology. This gives the radio a much smaller case design yet light enough to float face up if dropped in the waterE2O Easy To Operate Menu SystemNew intuitive menu system allows easy access to all of the setup functions of the radio, making it easy to customize settings based on the preferences of the userNew USB Charging TechnologySupplied with a USB charging cable with 240V AC adapter providing more flexibility when recharging the batteryIt’s built better so it's backed betterBecause the HX300 is built better, it’s backed better. If your Standard Horizon HX300 ever fails for any reason including water damage during normal use in the first three years, STANDARD HORIZON will repair or replace it free, without hassle or charges…period! If it fails thereafter under normal use, the product is covered by Standard Horizon’s Lifetime Flat Rate Service Program.Water activated Flashing LEDIf the HX300 accidentally goes overboard a flashing RED LED is automatically activated to help locate and retrive the radio at night.Standard Horizon HX300E Owner Manual