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[[image:WS1088_large.jpg‎|right|200px|Whistler WS1080 Handheld Scanner]]
The '''WS1088''' is manufactured by The Whistler Group.  It replaced the [[WS1080]] basically by adding a numeric keypad. Each of the aforementioned models have their own included software package which should only be used with the model it was supplied with.
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The '''WS1088''' was manufactured by The Whistler Group.  It replaced the [[WS1080]] basically by adding a numeric keypad. Each of the aforementioned models have their own included software package which should only be used with the model it was supplied with.
  
 
==General Specifications==
 
==General Specifications==
 
===Bands Received===
 
===Bands Received===
 
*Spectrum Sweeper
 
*Spectrum Sweeper
**25-54 MHz VHF Low Band  
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**25-54 MHz VHF Low Band (25-88 MHz with UK bandplan selected)
 
**108-137 MHz VHF Aircraft Band  
 
**108-137 MHz VHF Aircraft Band  
**137-174 MHz VHF High Band  
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**137-174 MHz VHF High Band (137-216 MHz with UK bandplan selected)
 
**216-300 MHz 220 MHz Commercial/Amateur Band  
 
**216-300 MHz 220 MHz Commercial/Amateur Band  
 
**300-406 MHz UHF Military Air Band  
 
**300-406 MHz UHF Military Air Band  
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**764-782 MHz 700 MHz Band  
 
**764-782 MHz 700 MHz Band  
 
**791-797 MHz 700 MHz Band  
 
**791-797 MHz 700 MHz Band  
**806-869 MHz 800 MHz Band  
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**806-869 MHz 800 MHz Band
  
 
==RR System Compatibility==
 
==RR System Compatibility==
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** Motorola X2 TDMA  
 
** Motorola X2 TDMA  
 
** [[DMR]] [[MOTOTRBO]] with free upgrade   
 
** [[DMR]] [[MOTOTRBO]] with free upgrade   
 
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***This scanner will decode the mode, show slot and TG information but can't trunk track it. Whistler never paid for the licensing rights for it
  
 
*System Voices:
 
*System Voices:
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*Flex Antenna
 
*Flex Antenna
 
*MicroSD Card
 
*MicroSD Card
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==Third Party Applications==
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* [https://www.thesoftwarehandyman.com/trxa/ TRX Android Suite]
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==Technical Issues==
 
==Technical Issues==
 
* [http://forums.radioreference.com/2593448-post3.html Information regarding the Dwell setting and Dwell times for various system types]
 
* [http://forums.radioreference.com/2593448-post3.html Information regarding the Dwell setting and Dwell times for various system types]
 
* [[GRE/RS PC Object Oriented FAQ]]
 
* [[GRE/RS PC Object Oriented FAQ]]
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* [[Connection Issues Under Win 10.x Using the WS-1080 / 1095]]
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* [[Multi-Site Trunked System Programming for Whistler/GRE Object-Oriented Scanners]]
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==Message Boards/forums==
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* {{Forum|whistler-scanners.247|RadioReference Whistler Scanners}}
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* [https://groups.io/g/Scanners Radio Scanners Uniden / Whistler]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1160823877306447  unofficial Whistler Scanner Radio enthusiasts Open Discussion]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1459154764101554  Whistler Scanner Users UK]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/448987651918830 Radio Scanner World]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/667031203353717 Radio Scanners]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/4188584134 Scanner Enthusiasts]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/2889562301118379 Radio Scanner Help and Chat]
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* [https://groups.io/g/Scanners Radio Scanners Uniden / Whistler] 
  
==Yahoo Groups and Message Boards==
 
* {{Forum|whistler-scanners|RadioReference Whistler Scanners}}
 
* [https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/WS1088/info WS1088 Yahoo! Group]
 
 
   
 
   
  

Latest revision as of 14:25, 16 August 2021

Whistler WS1080 Handheld Scanner

The WS1088 was manufactured by The Whistler Group. It replaced the WS1080 basically by adding a numeric keypad. Each of the aforementioned models have their own included software package which should only be used with the model it was supplied with.

General Specifications

Bands Received

  • Spectrum Sweeper
    • 25-54 MHz VHF Low Band (25-88 MHz with UK bandplan selected)
    • 108-137 MHz VHF Aircraft Band
    • 137-174 MHz VHF High Band (137-216 MHz with UK bandplan selected)
    • 216-300 MHz 220 MHz Commercial/Amateur Band
    • 300-406 MHz UHF Military Air Band
    • 406-470 MHz UHF Band
    • 470-512 MHz UHF-T Band
    • 764-782 MHz 700 MHz Band
    • 791-797 MHz 700 MHz Band
    • 806-869 MHz 800 MHz Band
    • 894-1300 MHz 900 MHz Band, 23 cm Amateur Band
  • Public Safety
    • 33.4-46.5 MHz VHF Low Band
    • 151-170 MHz VHF Aircraft Band
    • 453-467 MHz VHF High Band
    • 764-782 MHz 700 MHz Band
    • 791-797 MHz 700 MHz Band
    • 806-869 MHz 800 MHz Band

RR System Compatibility

This scanner is compatible with the following Trunking System Types and System Voices used in the RadioReference Database, of course you must verify that the scanner will cover the appropriate frequency range:

  • System Types:
    • Motorola Type I
    • Motorola Type II
    • Motorola Type IIi Hybrid
    • Motorola Type II Smartnet
    • Motorola Type II Smartzone
    • Motorola Type II Smartzone Omnilink
    • EDACS Standard (Wide)
    • EDACS Standard Networked
    • EDACS Narrowband (Narrow)
    • EDACS Narrowband Networked
    • EDACS SCAT
    • EDACS ESK (not ProVoice)
    • LTR Standard
    • Project 25 Phase I & II
    • Motorola X2 TDMA
    • DMR MOTOTRBO with free upgrade
      • This scanner will decode the mode, show slot and TG information but can't trunk track it. Whistler never paid for the licensing rights for it
  • System Voices:
    • Analog
    • Analog and APCO-25 Common Air Interface
    • APCO-25 Common Air Interface Exclusive
    • DMR


In the Box

  • WS1088 Radio
  • USB Cable
  • Flex Antenna
  • MicroSD Card

Third Party Applications


Technical Issues


Message Boards/forums


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