RadioReference on Facebook   RadioReference on Twitter   RadioReference Blog
Wiki Home
View source

Personal Tools

Search the Wiki


Yaesu VX-170/177

VX-170-Click to view full size

This page is devoted to the Yaesu VX-170 2m and VX-177 70cm handheld.


General Information

The VX-170/177 is a compact, high-performance FM hand-held 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 VX-170 features long operating time, thanks to the supplied 1400 mAh NiMH Battery Pack.

The 16-key VX-170 includes direct keyboard frequency entry and direct DTMF input, along with quick, one-touch access to YAESU’s exciting and fun WiRES-II™ VoIP Internet Linking system! - From Yaesu Website


  • 5 Watts RF Output
  • 1000+ Memories
  • DTMF Keypad
  • Direct Keypad Entry
  • Enhanced Paging and Code Squelch
  • Submersible at IPX7 Specs
  • Backlit Display and Keypad
  • WIRES Key on Keypad
  • 700mW Audio Output

Programing Software

Yahoo Groups

Back to Yaesu Radios

Copyright 2018 by LLC Privacy Policy  |  Terms and Conditions