Ideal for off-shore communications, this water resistant UM455VHF is the flagship of all VHF marine models. The watertight radio housing is certified to meet the worldwide JIS7 water-resistance specification. It has a rugged waterproof and submersible speaker microphone, meeting the world JIS7 specification^ and includes Channel Select, One-Touch 16/9 and Triple Watch Select Keys.
Equipped with dual speakers for better sound clarity, the UM455VHF has one speaker at the front of the unit and a second speaker built into the microphone handpiece. The UM455VHF has an optional GPS receiver for position input, or output received positions to an optional chart plotter.
The DSC Class D function allows for selective calls to any vessel with a DSC marine radio. Send or display position information with the connection of an optional GPS receiver or optional chart plotter. Send an Emergency Distress signal at the touch of the Red Emergency button; this includes your MMSI number and GPS position.
The UM455VHF allows you to boost the transmission power from 1 watt to 25 watts for maximum transmission distance. The Extra Large LCD Display and Keypad is backlit for easy viewing at night or in low light situations. The microphone and controls are made out of non slip rubberised material making it comfortable and secure to handle.
Designed in Japan to offer outstanding performance in virtually all conditions and situations, this off-shore radio represents the highest level of quality and performance in marine radios. Uniden’s UM455VHF is durable and ideal enough for boating, marine, fishermen, commercial use and so much more. With extended range and crystal clear sound, the UM455VHF is the ultimate in VHF marine communications.