Copyright 2017 Sussex Communications Limited Registered Address 2 Dawn Crescent, Upper Beeding West Sussex BN44 3WH

Need to Talk? Talk to us!


Terms and Conditions

 (UK) 01903 810 366

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
Contact Us Motorola SL1600 VHF/UHF Digital Licensed Commercial Hand Portable Two Way Radio

Motorola SL1600 Commercial Two Way Radio

Motorola SL1600

Portability and Simplicity Redefined. The MOTOTRBO SL1600 provides reliable push-to-talk communication for the mobile, everyday user in an ultra-slim and rugged profile. Whether you’re working in the field or at a black-tie event, the SL1600 is boldly designed to keep you efficiently connected. Measuring only 22mm thick, the SL1600 is ultra-portable.

 A stubby antenna, curved edges and rugged frame make the SL1600 the perfect work partner. It can be easily carried in pockets or bags without snagging or bulging.

Click For Quote  

Sussex Communications aims to dispatch your item within 3-5 working days.

‘Click for quote’ for a competitive price, delivery and payment options. VAT at Standard Rate.

Top of Page

Motorola SL1600



 Measuring only 22mm thick, the SL1600 redefines portability. It can be carried easily in a pocket or bag without catching or bulging.

Active View Display

 Shatterproof Active View display uses hidden LED lighting to communicate channel, radio, and volume information crisply in both daytime and nighttime situations.

Simple Operation

 The SL1600 features a separate power button, top channel toggle switch, side volume control buttons, and prominent push-to-talk button to support one-hand radio operation.


 Get all the benefits of digital, including better voice quality, better range and better battery life, but retain compatibility with your existing radio fleet. With Analogue and digital capability, you have the freedom to migrate to the latest technology at your own pace.

Dual Capacity Direct Mode

 Utilise the power of the 2-slot TDMA DMR standard to double the capacity of your 12.5 kHz channel without the need for a repeater.

IP54 Rated

 Rugged and reliable, the SL1600 is splashproof and dustproof for use in harsh environments.

Voice Announcement

 Audible prompts confirm operations on your radio, allowing you to keep your eyes on the job.

Range Max Receiver

 An advanced radio design and patented antenna which delivers enhanced range while maintaining a slim profile and long battery life.

MicroUSB Connectivity

 Efficient charging and easy programming.

Comprehensive accessory portfolio

 Innovative carry options, earpieces and charging stations allow you to get maximum efficiency from your SL1600.




Frequency Range (MHz)  136-174  403-470  

Channel Capacity  99  

Channel Spacing  12.5 kHz / 20 kHz / 25 kHz  

Dimensions (H x W x L)  126 × 55 × 22 mm  

Weight with Battery  169g (5.96 oz)  166g (5.84 oz)  

Power Supply  3.7V (Nominal)  

Battery Life*

 [Li-Ion (2300mAh) Battery]  11.8 (analogue)

 14 (digital  

Operating Temperature  -30 C to +60 C  

Storage Temperature  -40 C to +85 C  

Environmental  Meets IEC60529 – IP54 Environmental specifications for Dust and Water Intrusion  

*Average battery life at 5/5/90 duty cycle, transmitter in high power. Actual battery runtime observed may vary