Motorola DP4801 EX ATEX Hand Portable Two Way Radio Walkie Talkie

Motorola DP4801 EX ATEX Hand Portable Threats from explosive gas or combustible dust, on an oil rig or in an open mine, your workers confront them daily. Safe, reliable communication is absolutely critical...

Motorola DP4801 EX ATEX Hand Portable

Threats from explosive gas or combustible dust, on an oil rig or in an open mine, your workers confront them daily. Safe, reliable communication is absolutely critical in such dangerous environments. That's where the power and performance of MOTOTRBO digital radio stand out.

The fully-featured DP4801 Ex ATEX certified portable radio delivers unrivalled voice and data communications with integrated GPS, text messaging, full-colour display with day/night mode to make reading text messages easier and best-in-class audio that includes Intelligent Audio and customizable voice announcements.

Available in UHF and VHF frequency bands, the DP4801 Ex features a 5-line display, full keypad, up to 1,000 channel capacity, five programmable buttons, emergency button, man down and lone worker functions and IP67 rating for submersibility.


Large, Full-colour Display

Features a 5-line colour display with a flexible menu-driven interface. Icons and large easy-to-use navigation buttons ease message reading and menu navigation.

Day/Night Mode on Display

This display has improved resolution for easier viewing even in broad daylight. It also features a night mode that makes the screen easier to read in dark environments.

Best-in-class Audio

Loud front-facing speaker and Intelligent Audio feature automatically adjust the radio volume according to the environment’s noise level.

Integrated GPS

Locate mobile work teams using integrated GPS.

Text Messaging

Use text messaging when discretion is required or routine communication needs to be delivered without interrupting workers or guests.

Emergency Button

Orange button on the top of the radio can be programmed to send an alert to a supervisor or dispatcher during an emergency situation.


Three levels of scrambling or encryption built-in for increased security: 16-bit Basic Privacy, 40-bit Enhanced Privacy or 256-bit AES256 encryption

Transmit Interrupt

Enables a user to interrupt another radio conversation to deliver critical communication exactly when and where it’s needed.

IP Site Connect

A digital solution that uses the internet to extend the voice and data capabilities of MOTOTRBO. Use it to link up to 15 sites for communication among geographically dispersed locations, to create wide area coverage or enhance coverage at a single site with physical barriers.

Capacity Plus

Single-site digital trunking system that maximizes the capacity of your MOTOTRBO system. Use it to enable a high volume of voice and data communication for over a thousand users at a single site without adding new frequencies.

Linked Capacity Plus

Linked Capacity Plus is a multi-site digital trunking system configuration for the MOTOTRBO platform. It leverages the high capacity of Capacity Plus, with the wide-area coverage capabilities of IP Site Connect to keep your staff at various locations connected with an affordable high capacity, wide area trunking solution.

Rugged, Reliable Design

Tightly sealed against wind and dust, and submersible in up to one meter of water for 30 minutes (IP67).

Productivity-enhancing Data Applications

Features the industry’s largest Application Developer Programme to enable a wide variety of customized applications including:

  • location tracking
  • email gateways
  • dispatch
  • telephony
  • man-down
  • and work order ticket management

ATEX/IEC EX Certified

Certified to the highest level for use in potentially explosive environments

Performance Characteristics

  • Frequency band

    VHF, UHF

  • Repeater capable


  • Battery life (based on a 05 05 90 duty cycle)

    19 hours in digital mode, 16 hours in analogue mode

  • Standard battery chemistry type


  • 1 Watt


Physical Characteristics

  • Emergency button


  • Keypad


  • Display

    Full, Color, Day and night mode

  • Weight (With 1400mAh LiIon battery)

    482.5g (17 oz)

  • Dimensions H x W x D (with standard battery)

    138.5 x 56.7 x 39.8 mm (5.45 x 2.23 x 1.57 in)

Radio Features

  • Transmit interrupt


  • Monitor Permanent (Sticky) Monitor


  • Lone worker


  • GPS operation


  • Voice announcement


  • Signalling

    DMR, PL/DPL, MDC, Quik-Call II, 5-tone, DTMF, MPT1327 (option)

  • Intelligent audio


  • Programmable buttons


  • Voice operated transmit (VOX)


  • Time out timer


  • Talk around


  • Text messaging capable


  • Scan types

    Normal, Priority, Dual priority, Nuisance channel delete, Talk group, All group, System, Home revert

  • Phone book


  • Group call


  • One to one calling


  • Missed call alerts


  • CPS (Customer Programming Software)


  • Channel spacing

    12.5, 25, 20

  • Number of channels


  • Channel scan


  • Caller ID


  • Call tones


  • Call forward


  • Busy channel lockout


  • Integrated voice and data



  • System type

    TDMA, Capacity Plus, Linked Capacity Plus, IP Site Connect

  • Digital technology


User Environment



  • Submersible


  • Mil-spec

    810 C, 810 D, 810 E, 810 F, 810 G

  • Noise reduction software


  • IP Standards