Yaesu VX-120 (VX120, VX 120) / Yaesu VX-170 (VX170, VX 170)
2 m FM Hand Held Transceiver
(8 key Version / 16 key Version)


  • 2m Band/ 5W FM Transceiver
  • Wide coverage receiver
  • IPX7 Submersible 30 minutes @ 3 feet (1m)
  • 700 mW Internal Speaker
  • Long Life Battery FNB-83 (7.2 V/1400 mAh) included
  • Huge Display (LCD)
  • Enhanced Paging and Code Squelch (EPCS)
  • CTCSS/DCS included
  • Security Password Feature
  • Direct Keypad Frequency Entry (VX-170)
  • Transmit Time-Out Timer (TOT)
  • Automatic Power-OFF (APO)
  • Automatic Repeater Shift (ARS)
  • YAESU’s exclusive ARTS™ (Auto-Range Transponder System)
  • RF Squelch Circuit
  • 200 Standard Memory Channels with 10 Memory Bank
  • Labeling Memories
  • Dual Watch (Priority Channel Scanning)
  • Emergency Channel
  • Smart Search Memories
  • Internet Connection (WiRES) Feature
  • Direct DTMF Operation (VX-170)
  • DTMF Memory
  • DTMF Pager (Requires Optional FTD-7)
  • EAI (Emergency Automatic ID Except US Version)
  • BCLO
  • Cloning
  • Keypad/LCD Illumination
  • External DC Jack (6-16 V DC)
The Yaesu VX-120 (VX120, VX 120) / Yaesu VX-170 (VX170, VX 170) are compact, high-performance FM hand-helds providing up to five Watts of RF power, along with big audio output (700 mW) and unmatched protection against the elements! Protected against water ingress to IPX7 specifications (submersion for up to 30 minutes at a depth of 3 feet), the Yaesu VX-120 (VX120, VX 120) / Yaesu VX-170 (VX170, VX 170) feature long operating times, thanks to the supplied 1400 mAh NiMH Battery Pack. The 8-key Yaesu VX- 120 (VX120, VX 120) provides the utmost in operation simplicity, while the 16-key Yaesu VX-170 (VX170, VX 170) includes direct keyboard frequency entry and direct DTMF input. And both models provide quick, one-touch access to YAESU’s exciting and fun WiRESII ™ VoIP Internet Linking system!
Yaesu VX-120 (VX120, VX 120) / Yaesu VX-170 (VX170, VX 170): ACCESSORIES & OPTIONS

Yaesu VX-120 (VX120, VX 120) / Yaesu VX-170 (VX170, VX 170): SPECIFICATIONS
General
Frequency Ranges
RX 137-174 MHz
TX 2 m Amateur Band
Channel Steps
5, 10, 12.5, 15, 20, 25, 50, 100 kHz
Frequency Stability
±5 ppm (–10° C to +60° C)
Repeater Shift
±600 kHz
Emission Type
F2D , F3E
Antenna Impedance
50 ?
Supply Voltage
Nominal: 7.2 V DC, Negative Ground
Operating: 6.0 ~16 V, Negative Ground(EXT DC JACK)
11~16 V, Neg. Ground (EXT DC JACK while Charging)
Current Consumption
125 mA (Receive) 200mW Output
45 mA (Standby, Saver Off) VHF
20.5 mA (Standby, Saver On)
8 mA(Auto Power Off)
1.5 A (5 W Tx 7.2 V DC)
Battery Life
Operating Temperature
–4° F to +140° F (–20° C to +60° C )
Case Size
2.4" x 4.7" x 1.3" WHD (60 x 120 x 32 mm)
Weight
13.8 oz. (390 g) with FNB-83 & antenna
Transmitter
RF Power Output
High 5 W (@ 7.2 V FNB-83)
Mid 2 W (@ 7.2 V FNB-83)
Low 0.5 W (@ 7.2 V FNB-83)
Modulation Type
Variable Reactance F2D , F3E
Maximum Deviation
±5 kHz F2D , F3E
Spurious Emissions
At least 60 dB down (High & Mid)
At least 40 dB down (Low)
Microphone Impedance
2 k?
Receiver
Circuit Type
Double-Conversion Superheterodyne
Intermediate Frequencies
1st : 21.7 MHz
2nd: 450 kHz
Sensitivity
0.2 µV for 12 dB SINAD (137-140 MHz, NFM)
0.16 µV for 12 dB SINAD (140-150 MHz, NFM)
0.2 µV TYP for 12 dB SINAD (150-174 MHz, NFM)
Selectivity
NFM, AM 12 kHz / 35 kHz (–6 dB / –60 dB)
AF Output
700 mW @ 16 ? for 10 % THD (@ 7.5 V) Internal SP
400 mW @ 8 ? for 10 % THD (@ 7.5 V) EXT SP Jack