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Tait Tough | TP9700


Increase worker safety and productivity across multiple radio networks and frequency bands with the TP9700 Multiband Portable, a highly reliable and versatile radio designed to adapt to a wide variety of operations.

The World’s First DMR Multiband Portable

The TP9700 is configurable to operate on any combination of VHF, UHF, 700/800MHz and 900MHz bands. Flexible and simple ordering and deployment of single, dual, and multiband operation at time of purchase, or subsequently over the air. Bands are not locked and can be reconfigured.
The World’s First DMR Multiband Portable

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, DMR Tier 3 Trunking, with integrated GNSS option for Location Services, Bluetooth® for wireless voice accessories, and WiFi OTAP. Add the TAIT AXIOM Wearable for broadband connectivity.

Maximum Connectivity

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Why choose TP9700 Multiband Portables?

Exceptional Audio

Exceptional Audio

Hear and be heard even in the most extreme environments, with a powerful 3W speaker, and dual microphone active noise cancellation that removes background noise in both analog and digital modes.

Ergonomic User Experience

Ergonomic User Experience

The TP9700 is designed for easy use in emergency situations, with, easy-grip control options, four programmable function keys, a threeway selector and a range of accessories to tailor your experience.

Enhanced Worker Safety

Enhanced Worker Safety

Man Down and Lone Worker are standard features that can 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.

Secure Communication

Secure Communication

Secure your fleet with encryption options, tools to manage lost or stolen radios, DMR trunking authentication to prevent unauthorized network access and the Tait EnableProtect Advanced System Key to allow only authorized personnel  access radio software and configuration.

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.

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.


Rugged Tait Tough Design

The TP9700 is IP68 dust and waterproof, IP65 protected from water jets and rated MIL-STD810G to withstand high and low temperatures, vibration, drop tests, humidity, salt fog, and more.

Compatible Batteries  & Accessories

Compatible Batteries  & Accessories

The TP9700 batteries, chargers and audio accessories are compatible with all current TP9000 series portables.

How to buy TP9700 Multiband Portables

All Tait products are available with a range of options, accessories and services specific to your industry. Get in touch to request pricing or a demonstration.
How to buy TP9700 Multiband Portables

Technical Specifications

Multiband Options

Operate across one or more frequency bands, including VHF (136-174MHz), UHF (378-520MHz), and 700/800MHz (757-870MHz). 900MHz (896-941MHz) singleband operation only, requires matching 900MHz singleband antenna.   

Long Shift Life

19 hours in TDMA mode at 5/5/90 with 5W transmit power and high capacity battery
17 hours in TDMA mode at 5/5/90 with 6W transmit power and high capacity battery (6W only available for VHF operation in USA and Canada).

Weight (with High Capacity battery)

13.42oz (382g), without antenna.

Built Tait Tough

Exceeds MIL-STD-810G compliance for shock, vibration, heat, rain, and more.

Options and Accessories

Compatible with TP9000 family of batteries, chargers, and audio accessories.

Dimensions (with High Capacity battery)

1.77 x 2.56 x 5.71in / 45 x 65 x 145mm (DxWxH excluding knobs and antenna).

Choose Your TP9700 Multiband Portable

Choose Your TP9700

TP9700 Multiband Accessories

Lapel Mic Nighthawk Bluetooth® with 3.5mm earpiece Lapel Mic Nighthawk Bluetooth® with 3.5mm earpiece

Key Features

  • Talk time 12hrs / Standby 80hrs
  • USB rechargeable li-ion battery, battery is replaceable
  • 10m (32ft) operational range
  • 3.5mm audio jack supports external earpiece or external microphone
TSM3e-440x270 TSM3e Speaker Mic

Key Features

  • Dust proof and water submersible (IP67 rated with connector jack sealed)
  • Tait design water shedding grille and microphone
  • Function button (programmable emergency button)
TSM4 Speaker Mic TSM4 Speaker Mic

Key Features

  • Rugged dust proof and water submersible (IP68)
  • Tait design water shed grille and microphone
  • Two glove friendly function buttons (programmable emergency button)
  • 3W speaker
Aina PTT Voice Responder Aina PTT Voice Responder

Key Features

  • Covert mode option
  • IP67 dust and water resistant
  • Easy to use – simple Bluetooth pairing, two PTT buttons, 3.5mm standard audio jack
Heavy Duty Behind Head Heavy Duty Behind Head

Key Features

  • Designed for use with a helmet or hat
  • Discreet c-style headband for comfortable, stable fit
  • In-line PTT
Earphone In-Ear Earphone In-Ear

Key Features

  • 2.5mm plug compatible with Evolution and Storm models
  • Designed to fit either the left or right ear
  • Quick disconnect earphone adapter for easy acoustic tube replacement
Ear Hanger Ear Hanger

Key Features

  • Soft rubber ear loop with speaker
  • Rotational clip to fit either the left or the right ear
  • 2.5mm connector

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