The IC-M85E is the most compact and lightweight portable transceiver (weight: 246 gr) for MARINE use in the world. With a sealed construction of 1m depth for half an hour and military specifications MIL-STD-810, it is very popular due to its size, capabilities and easy operation.


  • AquaQuake™ prevents audio degradation from a water-logged speaker
  • Internal VOX capability for hands-free operation
  • 14 hours of long battery life (TX: RX: Standby=5:5:90.)
  • 5 W output power
  • The self check function checks internal temperature, and connected battery voltage (over voltage detection)
  • Monitor function
  • Priority scan function
  • Dual/Tri-watch function for monitoring CH16 and/or call channel
  • Favorite channel function for quick access to often used channels

 Supplied accessories

  • BP-290 battery pack
  • BC-227 rapid charger
  • BC-123S* AC adapter
  • FA-SC58V antenna
  • MBB-3 belt clip
  • Hand strap