Motorola Wave PTX

Motorola WAVE PTX is the network-independent multimedia communication service. It is Motorola's proprietary answer to PoC radios, (Push-to-talk-over cellular). It is a cloud-based service which enables real-time group communication. You can use any device, from smartphones to two-way radios, and tablets and PCs to broadband devices.

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The Motorola WAVE system has two purpose built radios. The LTE100, is a handset designed for clear audio and location tracking, built in a two way radio form.

The LTE150 is a mobile radio style device for vehicles. The devices roam automatically between network providers to ensure the strongest 4g signal is utilised.

If 4G becomes unavailable they will automatically switch over to 3G.

Motorola Evolve LTE Handset

The Evolve handsets is built for business and mission critical environments. 

The device is a rugged smartphone and uses an open platform architecture.

The device is aimed at management and with immediate access to the data flowing in and out of your enterprise, you can make informed business decisions.

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Motorola WAVE PTX App

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The Motorola WAVE PTX app is also available for your existing smartphone. 

Once the app is installed you can use the PTT function to send information via text, photo, video or file attachments.

 This means you can send to individuals or groups within your network at the touch of a button.

Motorola WAVE PTX SafeGuard

You can add 3GPP MCPTT-based features to improve safety, for all WAVE PTX users.

Call for help instantly using a dedicated hardware or software button on your phone or WAVE PTX radio

Add and remove members of talk-groups as users enter or leave a pre-defined area.

Management or supervisors check the device health of a user remotely, such as battery, signal and location. 

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Motorola Wave Dispatch Console

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The Wave Dispatch console is a web-based platform which you can access from any PC. Simply login and you have full access to communicate and monitor your communications network.

You can share details with individuals, specific groups or with your entire team via text, photo, video or file attachments direct from your PC.

WAVE PTX Radio Gateway

If you are utilising an existing MOTOTRBO radio system, you can add a WAVE PTX radio gateway to allow connection to your WAVE network.

The compatible systems are: MOTOTRBO Capacity Max and Capacity Plus, DIMETRA Express, DIMETRA X Core, ASTRO 25

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Capacities and Capabilities per WAVE Account


WAVE PTX Mobile App

TLK 100 / TLK 150

WAVE PTX Dispatch

MOTOTRBO Radio Client

Users per Account

Unlimited

Unlimited

Unlimited

Unlimited

Talk groups

20

96

20

8

Talk group Scanning

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Private / Individual Call List

300

300

300

No (receive only)

Presence Reporting

Yes (Available, Do Not Disturb)

Yes (Available, Do Not Disturb)

Yes (Available, Do Not Disturb)

Yes (Available, Do Not Disturb)

See Presence Status of Other Users

Yes (WAVE PTX clients only)

No

Yes (WAVE PTX clients only)

No

Display Incoming Caller ID

Yes (WAVE PTX and MOTOTRBO IDs)

Yes

Yes (WAVE PTX and MOTOTRBO IDs)

Yes, (Display Models)

Multimedia Messaging

Text, photo, video & file attachment

No

Text, photo, video & file attachment

No

Location Sharing

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Display Other Members' Locations

Yes (WAVE PTX clients only)

No

Yes (WAVE PTX clients only)

No

Mapping

Yes

No

Yes

No

Security

AES256 encryption

AES256 encryption

AES256 encryption

AES256 encryption

Smartphone Compatibility

Most Android and iOS Phones and Tablets

N/A

Windows 8.1/10 with Chrome or Internet Explorer

N/A

Our Thoughts

The Motorola WAVE PTX solution is a comprehensive unified communications solution and like everything Motorola produces will be robust and reliable, however if you are looking for an alternative then the Hytera PoC radios are the go to choice.