INTRODUCING THE MOTOTRBO™ ION FROM MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS Let's go! Home » News » Blog » INTRODUCING THE MOTOTRBO™ ION FROM MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS Blog: Introducing the MOTOTRBO™ ION from Motorola Solutions Published: 29/03/2021 INTRODUCING THE MOTOTRBO™ ION Businesses today run on both voice and data, but what happens when your devices can only access one of them? The answer is that your business is not running optimally, and that’s where MOTOTRBO™ steps in. The Motorola Solutions MOTOTRBO™ ION smart radio is the first business-ready communication device to have always-on voice and broadband data capabilities. ION utilises the many benefits of instant PTT (push-to-talk) functionality, mainly the ability to connect to multiple people instantly. The ION has an open app ecosystem using the android platform and access to Motorola Solutions unified technology ecosystem. The ION brings everything together in one device – Video Security, Analytics, Best-in-Class Network Security, Smart Virtual Assistant, and the list goes on. What’s more, with the MOTOTRBO™ ION, your business stays connected across networks and devices, so business-critical data and workflows become unified and simplified, meaning your workforce is always at its best! MOTOTRBO™ ION APPS APPS ARE ON MOTOTRBO™ ION gives you full multimedia capabilities on an Android platform with an open app ecosystem. The intuitive touchscreen lets you view high-resolution images and the integrated camera lets you not only send photos and videos, but also stream them. With MOTOTRBO™ ION, the apps your business needs, such as ticketing, scanning, searching, collaborating and more, are ALL-ON. Plus ION gives users access to the Motorola Solutions unified technology ecosystem so you can turn on new intelligence capabilities like Smart Virtual Assistant. MOTOTRBO™ ION DEPENDABILITY DEPENDABILITY IS ON MOTOTRBO™ ION is designed for dependability and ease of use in any environment. The pristine audio quality lets you hear and be heard when it matters most. Ultra-strong materials, including a rugged touchscreen, are used both inside and outside for outstanding impact resilience. Its long battery life means you stay connected at all times, while the user interface, design and engineering (like the redesigned antenna), all come together to create a device you can DEPEND ON to work when you need it to – no matter what! MOTOTRBO™ ION CONNECTIVITY CONNECTIVITY IS ON MOTOTRBO™ ION is a dedicated PTT device that’s built to keep your workforce connected anywhere you do business. You can seamlessly communicate through voice and data, over public and private networks. ION supports interoperability with WAVE (PTT over broadband), LMR and LTE as it automatically switches to broadband when you roam beyond the coverage of your radio system. So with MOTOTRBO™ ION, your connectivity is ALWAYS-ON when you need it most. MOTOTRBO™ ION UPTIME UPTIME IS ON MOTOTRBO™ ION’s revolutionary user experience lets you deploy your radios faster and keep them in the field longer. With cloud-based configuration and provisioning, remote updates and real-time device monitoring, you can deploy and maintain your ION fleet with minimal touch and downtime. This means that your IT team spends less time managing devices, and your workforce can spend more time ON-POINT and ON-TASK. MOTOTRBO™ ION SECURITY SECURITY IS ON MOTOTRBO™ ION helps protect you from cyber-threats. A defence-in-depth approach provides multiple layers of security to help prevent unauthorised device access and malicious activity, safeguarding your critical data. With the highest level of device and network security, combined with real-time threat monitoring, ION lets you use data and Android apps with confidence, even on Public Networks. The ION device also supports Bluetooth® 5.0; in short, ION SECURITY IS ON. MOTOTRBO™ ION AUDIO HIGHLIGHTS One of the unquestionable assets of the Motorola Solutions ION is its exceptional audio. With is dual-microphone noise cancelling, audio is clear even in a high-noise environment. Added to that there’s the Wind Noise Suppressor, which automatically switches to Speaker-as-Mic when you are talking in windy settings, so you always get a reliable, intelligible voice. What’s more, the Automatic Acoustic Feedback Suppressor makes sure that communication can occur when two radios are near each other, without compromising the audio quality. The speaker comes with an increased crest factor, which translates into a further improvement in speaker intelligibility. MOTOTRBO™ ION SMARTTOUCH APPS The SmartTouch app provides a natural interface that prioritises simplicity, clarity, and speed. It’s a smooth and seamless widget that can be easily customised to suit different customers’ needs. It has been designed with both ruggedness and glove use in mind, so no problems should arise when using the app in demanding environments. MOTOTRBO™ ION RADIOCENTRAL WHY CLOUD IS BETTER Another application that can be used with the Motorola Solutions MOTOTRBO™ ION is RadioCentral, which is a cloud-based radio management software. All you need to run it, thanks to its simplified deployment, is a standard-specification laptop that runs a front-end client connecting to the RadioCentral cloud platform. By using RadioCentral, customers greatly reduce the costs of operation, as no additional PC hardware is required. MOTOTRBO™ ION AVIGILON INTEGRATION Avigilon is another app that ION can utilise. This surveillance solution allows users to set automatic triggers to devices, also as text alerts. Thanks to the Avigilon integration, it is also possible to access video feeds from cameras straight from the device. Key Customer Values: Automatic trigger of events to devices Event triggers to devices as text alerts Automatic video feed from camera to device Live stream of video from devices to central dispatch consoles MOTOTRBO™ ION SCANDIT INTEGRATION For the transportation and logistics market, ION can be integrated with Scandit, the barcode scanning application. This brings speed and the ability to read challenging codes and different angles and distances to the table. It enables smooth scanning even in low-light environments, and scanning 1D and 2D code types. Key Customer Values: Speed – Faster decoding Tough Codes – Damaged, tiny, curved Orientation – Scanning from wide angles Distance – Scanning from longer distances Ambient Light – Scanning in low light Code types – Both 1D & 2D (1D – UPC, EAN, ITF, ISBN & 2D – QR, DataMatrix) MOTOTRBO™ ION ANDROID APPLICATION PLATFORM ION is a Google-Mobile-Services certified device, so it can run all of the most common Google Applications, Gmail, Drive, Photos etc. Apart from GMS, ION also supports Android Enterprise apps. Google Mobile Services Certified: Access to all standard Google apps Google Play Protect Android Enterprise: Managed Device – Work and personal profiles/ apps on the same device Support for multiple third-party Mobile Device Management solutions Managed Google Play Store public and private apps Support for multiple bulk enrolment methods MOTOTRBO™ ION APPLICATION DEVELOPER PROGRAM The Application Developer Program allows users to develop their own tools and apps, and then to install them on the ION radio. It is typically intended for Business-to-Business professionals and enables customers, customer-nominated vendors, and independent software vendors to make complementary solutions. ADP is provided with the Application Developer Kit, various development tools and access to Test Laboratories, all with the support of Motorola Solutions. MOTOTRBO™ ION VOICE CONTROL Voice Control, which can be programmed on multiple buttons for easy access, allows users to change radio settings and acquire radio information by using voice commands. Thanks to the quality of the ION’s speaker, the voice is always clear, crisp and intelligible. MOTOTRBO™ ION Voice Control continued… MOTOTRBO™ ION HOME SCREEN OVERVIEW DTS ION Review Video MOTOTRBO™ ION Browse the MOTOTRBO™ ION Motorola Solutions MOTOTRBO™ ION Smart RadioMotorola 2 Way Radios £1,957.00 + VAT Select options Compare MOTOTRBO™ ION Accessories Browse the MOTOTRBO™ ION Accessory Range PMMN4131 – RM730 IMPRES™ Remote Speaker MicrophoneMotorola 2 Way Radios £95.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare AN000351A01 – UHF 440-490MHz Stubby AntennaMotorola 2 Way Radios £11.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare AN000350A01 – UHF 400-450MHz Stubby AntennaMotorola 2 Way Radios £11.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare AN000348A01 – UHF 400-470MHz Short Whip AntennaMotorola 2 Way Radios £13.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMLN5407A – 2.5″ Replacement Swivel Belt LoopMotorola 2 Way Radios Product discontinued Read more Compare PMLN5409A – 3″ Replacement Swivel Belt LoopMotorola 2 Way Radios £31.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMLN8127A – MOTOTRBO™ ION Plastic Holster with 2.5″ Swivel Belt LoopMotorola 2 Way Radios £51.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMLN8126A – MOTOTRBO™ ION Plastic Carry Holster with 2.5″ Belt ClipMotorola 2 Way Radios £20.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMPN4499A – IMPRES™ 2 Multi-Unit Charger (EU Plug)Motorola 2 Way Radios £555.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMPN4516A – IMPRES™ 2 Multi-Unit Charger (UK Plug)Motorola 2 Way Radios £577.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMPN4525A – IMPRES™ 2 Single Unit Charger (EU Plug)Motorola 2 Way Radios £81.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMPN4510A – IMPRES™ 2 Single Unit Charger (UK Plug)Motorola 2 Way Radios £81.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMNN4804A – IMPRES™ 2 Li-ION Battery 2900mAh, IP68 TIA4950Motorola 2 Way Radios £203.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMNN4803A – IMPRES™ 2 Li-ION Battery 2820mAh, IP68, -20CMotorola 2 Way Radios £167.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMLN8085A – Behind the Head HeadsetMotorola 2 Way Radios £680.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMLN8086A – Over the Head HeadsetMotorola 2 Way Radios £680.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMLN8123 – EP910W Operation Critical Wireless Earpiece w/ PTTMotorola 2 Way Radios £85.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMLN8120A – 3.5mm Receive Only Xtra Loud Translucent Tube RSM EarpieceMotorola 2 Way Radios Temporarily unavailable Read more Compare PMLN8084A – IMPRES 3-Wire Surveillance Kit with Loud Audio Translucent TubeMotorola 2 Way Radios £90.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMLN8083A – IMPRES 2-Wire Surveillance Kit with Loud Audio Translucent TubeMotorola 2 Way Radios £75.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMLN8082A – IMPRES 1-Wire Surveillance Kit with Loud Audio Translucent TubeMotorola 2 Way Radios £55.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMMN4128A – RM780 IMPRES™ Remote Speaker MicrophoneMotorola 2 Way Radios £120.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare 32012144005 – Antenna ID Band (Purple)Motorola 2 Way Radios £12.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare 32012144004 – Antenna ID Band (Blue)Motorola 2 Way Radios £12.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare 32012144003 – Antenna ID Band (Green)Motorola 2 Way Radios £12.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare 32012144002 – Antenna ID Band (Yellow)Motorola 2 Way Radios £12.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare 32012144001 – Antenna ID Band (Grey)Motorola 2 Way Radios £12.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMLN7560 – Receive Only Earpiece with Translucent TubeMotorola 2 Way Radios £36.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMAE4079A – UHF Slim Whip Antenna (403-527MHz)Motorola 2 Way Radios £10.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMAE4071A – UHF Antenna (470-527MHz)Motorola 2 Way Radios £10.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMAE4070A – UHF Antenna (440-490MHz)Motorola 2 Way Radios £10.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMAE4069A – UHF Antenna (400-450MHz)Motorola 2 Way Radios £10.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMMN4127 – WM500 Wireless Remote Speaker MicMotorola 2 Way Radios £242.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMLN4651A – 2″ Belt ClipMotorola 2 Way Radios £4.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare PMLN7008A – 2.5″ Belt ClipMotorola 2 Way Radios £7.00 + VAT Add to basket Compare Contact DTS Name* Company* Telephone* Email* How can we help?