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TH-D72 V/U APRS Launch in December 2010. The News Release and Jp Brochure

TH-D72A and TH-D72E Data Communicator FM Dual Bander -(Click image to enlarge) See the Link below for Download the Brochure in Japanese lang. and the TH-D72 News Release in EN  and Prices Jp and US and more…

Kenwood has announced it is launching 2 new FM dual band transceivers in December 2010. Featuring a high-performance GPS receiver, the TH-D72A and TH-D72E support a easy APRS® operation without requiring a computer and wide range of APRS® (Automatic Packet Reporting System) functions can be used if the TH-D72A/E is connected to a PC with the  supplied USB cable to enable control of the TNC.

TH-D72 144/430MHz FMデュアルバンダー – 高性能GPSユニットを内蔵。 – データ通信システム「APRS®」を標準搭載。- 操作性、視認性を考慮したデザイン。
(Click image to enlarge) Display DF0TK  APRS® operation
TH-D72A/E 144/430-144/440 MHz FM Data Communicator FM

Japan Prices:  Kenwood Suggested retail price: 62,790 yen – (excl. tax: 59,800 yen)
US Prices:  List Price:   $512.00 – Your Price: $499.00 (by Universal Radio)

Main Features:

Built-in high-performance GPS receiver (SiRFstarIII chipset) → Target point functions → GPS logger functions → APRS® firmware equipped as standard easy APRS® operation without requiring a computer → USB (Mini-B) port – can be connected directly to a PC with the supplied USB cable  → Built-in 1200/9600bps TNC compliant with AX.25 protocol → A wide range of APRS® applications with USB/PC → Stand-alone digipeater → Simple node access with EchoLink® memory → Enhanced operating ease and visibility → MIL-STD810 & IP54 weatherproofing → Long operating hours (high-capacity battery included 1,800mAh) → Dual receive on same band (VxV, UxU) → Two Mod. TH-D72E 144/430MHz FM Europe – TH-D72A 144/440MHz Amercica, E/A Early December, 2010.
[Note] APRS® originally developed in 1992 by Bob Bruninga (WB4APR) – SiRFstar III is a registered trademark of CSR plc.

Data summarized – For Further Information, please see the following link
Link to: Kenwood Co.Jp TH-D72 News Release EN – update 10.29.2010
Link to: Download the Brochure TH-D72 in Japanese lang.- PDF (932KB)