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TM9700 DMR Multiband Mobile Radios


Tait Tough | TM9700


Increase worker safety and productivity across multiple radio networks and frequency bands with the TM9700 Multiband Mobile, a highly reliable and versatile radio designed to adapt to a wide variety of operations.

Why choose TM9700?

Seamless Multiband Performance

Seamless Multiband Performance

The TM9700 Multiband Mobile is configurable to operate on any combination of 136-174MHz or 378-520MHz. Flexible and simple ordering and deployment of single band or multiband operation at time of purchase, or subsequently over the air. Bands are not locked and can be reconfigured.


Maximum Connectivity

Connect to the range of networks you may encounter in current operations or future technology migrations: Conventional Analog, MPT1327, DMR Tier 2 Conventional and DMR Tier 3 Trunking.

Your Freedom Of Choice

Your Freedom Of Choice

Tait proudly supports and contributes to the DMR open standard ecosystem. Open standards enable multivendor compatibility to give you more freedom of choice and value for money throughout the life of your investment.


Enhanced Worker Safety

Lone Worker feature included as standard to send automated safety alerts and can combine with location data and Tait GeoFencing software options to guide an effective response. The programmable Emergency key can also send these safety alerts manually. The LCH, TCH4 and TCH6 support covert microphone operation. Blast Alarms and Audible Alerts supported on digital and analog Selcall channels.


Effective Operations with Voice and Data

Use pre-set status messages or short data messages for location, status and text. Location services over conventional and trunked networks. Internal and external GNSS options available (refer to product catalog). USBD Fast Polling on compatible DMR Tier 3 systems capable of 2000 polls per minute. Packet data is available over traffic channels. CCDI connectivity for messages in conventional mode. IP data and RAP connectivity for messages in digital trunked mode.  

Secure Communication

Secure Communication

Secure your fleet with encryption options, tools to manage lost or stolen radios, DMR authentication to prevent unauthorized network access, and the Tait EnableProtect Advanced System Key to allow only authorized personnel access radio software and configuration. Over-the-air-programming (OTAP) with Tait EnableFleet delivers software and firmware changes over the Tait DMR Trunked network, making it faster, easier and more affordable to optimize the performance of your fleet.

Communicate With Multiple Organizations

Communicate With Multiple Organizations

Easily communicate with other organizations without the need for several bulky devices. Roam between networks or switch frequency bands in direct mode. 

Options and Accessories

Options and Accessories

The TM9000 mobiles share a range of versatile user interface and installation options. Refer to the product catalog for the range of microphones, 10W or 15W external speakers for loud, clear audio, and a variety of installation kits. Digital and analog interfaces allow a range of optional connections.

Control head options

TCH3: Local mount control head with speaker
TM9700 TCH3: Local mount control head with speaker
TM9700 TCH4: Remote control head with speaker
TM9700 TCH6: Remote control head with keypad



TM9700 Graphical Control Head



TM9700 Hand Held Control Head

Technical Specifications

Frequency Bands

VHF: 136-174MHz, UHF: 378-520MHz

Output Power

25W, 10W, 5W, 1W


1,000 channels/50 zones (2,000 channels/100 zones optional enhancement with software license)

Tait Tough

Military Standards for high humidity, sand & dust, vibration, shock, rain, solar radiation, and more. IP54 water and dust resistant. Operating temperature of -22°F to +140°F (-30°C to +60°C).

Receiver Sensitivity

Sensitivity, (analog) 12dB SINAD: 0.22μV (-121dBm) for VHF and 0.22μV (-120dBm) for UHF
Sensitivity, (DMR) 1% BER (ETS300-113): 0.25μV (-119dBm) for VHF and UHF
Sensitivity, (DMR) 5% BER: 0.16μV (-123dBm) for VHF and UHF


Body dimensions (DxWxH)
6.9 x 6.3 x 2.1in (175 x 160 x 52mm)

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