Motorola XTS 1500 Digital Portable Radio

The XTS®1500 portable radio is no longer manufactured, however accessories and replacement parts may be available.

  • Due to the FCC Narrowbanding mandate in the United States, product specifications and brochures for Motorola Solutions two-way radio products may indicate 25 kHz/12.5 kHz analog/digital operation which may not be the standard mode of operation at the time
  • Compatibility with other two-way models
    Uses same accessories as some XTS, HT, MT or MTS units. Optional bitmap display Model I.5 comes with a screen for icons and text.
  • Customer programming software
    Supports USB and RS-232 functionalities.
  • Enhanced audio
    Delivers a clear signal via noise reduction software and audio gain control.
  • Interoperable voice signaling
    Complies with APCO P16 and P25 standards.
  • Rugged design
    Meets military standards 810 C, 810 D and 810 E, for resistance to shocks and extreme weather.
Performance Characteristics

Adjustable power levels
Yes

Battery life (based on a 5/5/90 duty cycle)
8 hours (High capacity NiCD); 10 hours (High capacity NiMH)

Coverage area
Programming Software allows adjustable power output for varying coverage

Frequency band
VHF, UHF, 700 MHz, 800 MHz

Power
700/800 MHz: 1–3W; UHF: 1–5W; VHF: 1–5W

Standard battery chemistry type
Nickel Cadmium, Nickel Metal Hydride

Physical Characteristics

Dimensions H x W x D (with standard battery)
10.86 x 2.3 x 1.5 in. (275.84 x 58.42 x 38.10 mm) H x W x D

Display
Full, Limited

Keypad
None

Weight (with standard battery)
19.85 oz (562.75 g) with NiCD battery, 20.63 oz (584.86 g) with NiMH battery

Radio Features

Advanced Software Features
Over the Air Programming (OTAP)

Audio Profiles
Yes

Noise reduction software
Yes

Noise reduction software
Yes

Number of channels
48

Technology

Digital technology
Yes

System type
Conventional, SmartZone trunking, SMARTNET trunking

User Environment

Mil spec
810 C, 810 D, 810 E, 810 F

Warranty

Standard warranty
1 year

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  • Earpieces
  • Headsets
  • Heavy Duty Headsets
  • Multi Unit Chargers
  • Remote Speaker Microphones
  • Single-Unit Chargers
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  • Wireless Audio Accessories
  • Wireless Bluetooth Accessories
  • 0180300E83 Remote PTT Body Switch for Ear Microphone Systems

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    0180300E83 Remote PTT Body Switch for Ear Microphone Systems

  • 0180358B38 Ring Switch For Ear Microphone System

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    0180358B38 Ring Switch For Ear Microphone System

  • 4200865599 Leather Belt

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    4200865599 Leather Belt

  • 4280384F89 Radio Pack Extension Belt

    4280384F89
    4280384F89 Radio Pack Extension Belt

  • 8505241U03 Flexible Whip Antenna (800 MHZ)

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    8505241U03 Flexible Whip Antenna (800 MHZ)

  • 8505241U06 ¼ Wave Stubby Antenna (800/900 MHZ)

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    8505241U06 ¼ Wave Stubby Antenna (800/900 MHZ)

  • 8505241U11 7

    8505241U11
    8505241U11 7" Flexible Whip Antenna

  • 8505644V02 Heliflex Antenna

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    8505644V02 Heliflex Antenna

  • 8505644V03 Heliflex Antenna

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    8505644V03 Heliflex Antenna

  • 8505644V05 UHF Helical Antenna

    8505644V05
    8505644V05 UHF Helical Antenna

  • AARLN4885 Receive-Only Covered Earbud

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    AARLN4885 Receive-Only Covered Earbud

  • BDN6665A 1-Wire Surveillance Kit with Extra Loud Earpiece

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    BDN6665A 1-Wire Surveillance Kit with Extra Loud Earpiece

  • HLN6602 Universal Chest Pack

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    HLN6602 Universal Chest Pack

  • NAE6546 4″ Stubby Antenna

    NAE6546
    NAE6546 4″ Stubby Antenna

  • NAE6549 6

    NAE6549
    NAE6549 6" Flexible Whip Antenna

  • NLN7967 Wall Mount For IMPRES Multi-Unit Chargers

    NLN7967
    NLN7967 Wall Mount For IMPRES Multi-Unit Chargers

  • NNTN4115 Leather Carry Case With 3 inch Swivel Belt Loop

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    NNTN4115 Leather Carry Case With 3 inch Swivel Belt Loop

  • NNTN4116 Leather Carry Case With 2.5 Inch Swivel Belt Loop

    NNTN4116
    NNTN4116 Leather Carry Case With 2.5 Inch Swivel Belt Loop

  • NNTN8296 Mission Critical Wireless Covert Kit

    NNTN8296
    NNTN8296 Mission Critical Wireless Covert Kit

  • NTN2572 Mission Critical/Operations Critical Replacement Wireless Earpiece, 12

    NTN2572
    NTN2572 Mission Critical/Operations Critical Replacement Wireless Earpiece, 12

  • NTN2575 Mission Critical /Operations Critical Replacement Wireless Earpiece 9.5

    NTN2575
    NTN2575 Mission Critical /Operations Critical Replacement Wireless Earpiece 9.5

  • NTN8370A High Noise Kit

    NTN8370A
    NTN8370A High Noise Kit

  • NTN8371A Low Noise Kit

    NTN8371A
    NTN8371A Low Noise Kit

  • RLN4815 Universal Radio Pack Utility Case

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    RLN4815 Universal Radio Pack Utility Case

  • RLN4941 Receive-Only Earpiece With Translucent Tube And Rubber Eartip

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    RLN4941 Receive-Only Earpiece With Translucent Tube And Rubber Eartip

  • RLN6232  Black Low Noise Acoustic Tube With Rubber Ear Tip Replacement Kit

    RLN6232
    RLN6232 Black Low Noise Acoustic Tube With Rubber Ear Tip Replacement Kit

  • RLN6485 Covert Pack-n-Go Carry Case

    RLN6485
    RLN6485 Covert Pack-n-Go Carry Case

  • RLN6486 Fireman's Radio Strap

    RLN6486
    RLN6486 Fireman's Radio Strap

  • RLN6487 Extra-Long Radio Strap

    RLN6487
    RLN6487 Extra-Long Radio Strap

  • RLN6488 Anti-Sway Strap

    RLN6488
    RLN6488 Anti-Sway Strap

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    RMN4053 Tactical Medium-Weight Headset

  • RMN5015A Racing Headset With Swivel Boom Microphone

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    RMN5015A Racing Headset With Swivel Boom Microphone

  • WPLN4079BR 6-Station Battery Maintenance System

    WPLN4079BR
    WPLN4079BR 6-Station Battery Maintenance System

  • WPLN4108BR IMPRES Multi-unit Charger 110V (ASTRO Digital)

    WPLN4108BR
    WPLN4108BR IMPRES Multi-unit Charger 110V (ASTRO Digital)

  • WPLN4109BR IMPRES Multi Unit Charger 220V (Astro ® Digital)

    WPLN4109BR
    WPLN4109BR IMPRES Multi Unit Charger 220V (Astro ® Digital)

  • WPLN4112AR IMPRES Single Unit Charger (Astro ® Digital)

    WPLN4112AR
    WPLN4112AR IMPRES Single Unit Charger (Astro ® Digital)

  • WPLN4124AR Battery Optimizing System II

    WPLN4124AR
    WPLN4124AR Battery Optimizing System II

  • WPLN4208 IMPRES Compatible Vehicular Charger (ASTRO Digital)

    WPLN4208
    WPLN4208 IMPRES Compatible Vehicular Charger (ASTRO Digital)

  • WPPN4002BR - Motorolam Conditioning Charger (MCC) 110V

    WPPN4002BR
    WPPN4002BR - Motorolam Conditioning Charger (MCC) 110V

  • WPPN4006AR Motorola Conditioning Charger (MCC) 220V

    WPPN4006AR
    WPPN4006AR Motorola Conditioning Charger (MCC) 220V

  • WPPN4065BR 4-Unit Motorola Conditioning Charger

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    WPPN4065BR 4-Unit Motorola Conditioning Charger