The Icom IC-M73EURO Waterproof Handheld VHF Radio's ergonomic design fits easily in your hand and is a rugged, durable radio. The large screen and high intensity LCD offers bright, easy to read characters. The M73EURO Plus is packed with added features for a better experience. Active noise cancelling and bass boost function allow you hear better and clearer. You also get a lass call voice recording function so you won't miss an important call. Last Call Voice Recording The last call voice recording function automatically saves the last incoming call for 1 minute. You can also start recording manually. You will not miss an important call. Active Noise Cancelling Technology The built-in bidirectional active noise cancelling reduces background noise to up to 90% and improves both your transmitted voice and incoming call. You will hear better and clearer! Bass Boost Function The signal processing technology emphasizes low-pitched sound to provide a rich bass sound for both transmit and receive signals. 700mW Loud Audio The IC-M73EURO uses a BTL (bridgetied load) amplifier that doubles the audio output. Its internal speaker delivers a loud 700mW audio output with clear sound. 6W RF Output Power The IC-M73EURO's 6 Watts*1 of transmit power will provide extended communication range for the user. A large capacity Lithium-Ion battery, BP-245H allows for 17 hours of operation, under normal conditions*2. *1 1W for FRG version, 5W for AUS version. *2 Typical operation with 5:5:90 duty ratio IPX8 Advanced Waterproofing The IC-M73EURO continues to offer Icom's best waterproof protection. The radio has been tested to survive after being submersed in 1.5m (4.9ft) depth of water for 30 minutes. Slim, Hourglass Body Wide Viewing Angle LCD The IC-M73EURO has a stylish, ergonomic design. A durable and rugged body provides for user-friendly operation and long life. A wide viewing angle, high intensity LCD offers bright, easy to read characters.