Conventional Mobile Radio

Conventional MDC Mobile Radio

The GM338 & GM398

Instant & Reliable Communication to Keep Your Mobile Team Working Efficiently In a rapidly changing market, you need a communication solution that enables you to respond immediately to your customer requests and maximise productivity. With Motorola GM338 and GM398 conventional mobile, you can now enjoy instant and reliable communication to keep your mobile team working efficiently.

Whether you are a courier service personnel where information on direction is critical, or a foreman at a construction site needing emergency backup at an accident scene, or a transportation company that wants to improve its fleet management, both the GM338 & GM398 mobile radios are solutions that let you stay in touch and in control.

GM338 & GM398

Common Key Features & Benefits

Advanced Signalling Capability

GM338 & GM398 support a comprehensive range of signalling schemes such as MDC1200, Private Line & Digital Private Line, Quick Call II and DTMF.

Excellent Audio Technology

Motorola’s special voice compression and low level expansion technology ensure crisper, clearer and stronger audio quality, allowing you to communicate even in a noisy working environment.

Programmable Channel Spacing (12.5/20/25 kHz)

Both radios allow programmable channel spacing of 12.5/20/25kHz, offering flexibility and easy migration of channel spacing and protecting your investment should your country’s regulatory channel spacing requirement change.

Large Control Buttons

The intuitive driven menu together with the large control buttons on the front panel of the radio provide users easy navigation of menu and exit functions.

Dual Priority Scan

Both GM338 & GM398 support up to 16 scan lists and the scan function can be assigned to any of the function buttons. The dual priority scan feature allows frequent scanning of priority channels.

Remote Mount Control Head

The remote mount control head can be mounted on the dash board without the radio chasis, ideal when space is a constraint.

Status Call/Messaging

Up to 16 pre-defined text messages can be assigned to enable users to send frequently used messages and statuses quickly, without the need to talk.

Covert Emergency Signalling

Allows users to discreetly send help signals to a pre-defined person or group of users, providing added peace of mind.

Instant Communication

With People On The Move

GM338 - Versatility on the Go

GM398 Features & Benefits

Perfect for growing organizations, the GM338’s rich feature set enable it to meet your rapidly changing business needs keeping users communicating at higher levels of efficiency.

7 Customized Buttons

Easy to use, users can have the flexibility to assign your most useful operation to these specific buttons and replace them with recognized symbols.

GM338 Features & Benefits

4 Customized Buttons

Easy to use, users have the flexibility to dedicate the most useful operations to these specific buttons for instant one touch access.

Optional Voice Storage

Through an optional voice storage board, the GM338’s capabilities can be expanded to incorporate the recording and playback of messages, or personal memos for up to 120 seconds.

128 Channel Capacity

With a full 128-channel operating capacity, the GM338 conventional mobile allows users greater flexibility to program each channel individually for different power output, private line (PL)/Digital private line (DPL) for privacy call, as well as repeater / talk around and busy channel lock out to enhance communication efficiency.

14 Characters 1-line Alphanumeric Display

The large alphanumeric display with icons such as signal strength indicator and caller identification makes it easy to read both text and icon displays.

GM398 - Sophistication on the Move

The GM398 mobile is fully equipped for organizations that require high levels of flexibility and functionality. The GM398 mobile builds on the benefits provided by the GM338 radio, taking its users to a whole new level of communication capability.

160 Channel Capacity

The extensive 160-channel operating capacity on the GM398 mobile enables it to accommodate a vast number of users and work groups concurrently. Users can program each channel individually for different power output, private line(PL) or digital private line (DPL) for privacy call, as well as repeater/talk around and busy channel lock out to enhance communication efficiency.

14 Characters 4-line Alphanumeric Display

The large alphanumeric display enables users to read up to 14 characters and 4 lines of text quickly. The display also features icons such as radio signal strength indicator and caller identification.

Full Keypad

The full alphanumeric keypad makes it easy to edit the list and enable quick entry of the desired channel number, call list address, status or message number.

Built-in Voice Storage

The built-in voice storage board provides users with a paperless notepad to store and retrieve messages. The radio performance is further enhanced through recording and playing back of important messages, or personal memos for up to 120 seconds.

Enhance Your Radio’s Capabilities

A comprehensive range of accessories is available so that the radios can be customized to suit your needs. Adding the proper headsets, microphones, batteries, chargers or carry cases can enhance the productivity of the people who use two-way radios. Motorola accessories are built with the highest quality standards and are specially engineered to assure maximum performance of your radio, no matter what profession you’re in.

Enhanced Signalling Features for

GM338 & GM398

(I) MDC1200 Signalling Protocol

• PTT ID

Enables the transmission of caller ID and allows users to identify incoming callers.

• Selective Radio Inhibit

Should the radios be stolen or go missing, the selective radio inhibit feature enables remote deactivation of the radios, providing greater security.

• Call Alert

The radio emits an alert tone to notify individual users that someone is trying to reach them.

• Voice Selective Call

The radio receives and sends dedicated individual voice messages for privacy or group voice messages for improved productivity.

• Radio Check

This feature monitors if the radio is working or operating within range.

• Emergency Signalling

Sends help signals for added security.

(II) Quick Call II Signalling Protocol

• Call Alert

Voiceless paging with continuous alert tones that alerts users on incoming calls.

• Selective Call

Paging alerts followed by a voice message.