- Band: UHF
- Channels: 16
- Power: 4 Watts
- Weight: 9.5 ounces (with standard Li-ion battery) or 11.08 ounces (with NiMH battery)
- Dimensions: 4.21 x 2.28 x 1.46 inches
- Outdoor range*: Reliable communications for 1-2 miles
- Indoor range*: Up to 20 floors
- Estimated battery life 8 hours (high power - 4W/5W); 11 hours (low power - 1W)
- Programmable buttons Allow versatile customization of radio
- Diecast chassis Small, lightweight, yet sturdy frame is built to withstand everyday wear and tear
- Flexible power Offers high-power or low-power option, to save battery charge
- Nuisance channel delete Temporarily removes undesired channel from a scan
- One BPR40-U16 UHF 4-Watt, 16-Channel Radio (*Programming required for 16 channels)
- Lithium-ion battery
- Stand-up charging tray
- Wall charger
- Belt clip
- Select up to 16 UHF frequencies
- Military spec 810 C, 810 D, 810 E, 810 F
Motorola BPR40-U16 Product Information
The BPR40-U16 two-way radio is a reliable and user-friendly communication device that offers a range of practical features. With 16 channels and 2 customizable buttons, it provides flexibility for various communication needs within your business or organization. These customizable buttons can be programmed to perform specific functions, enhancing the radio's adaptability to your workflow.
One of its standout features is the high/low-power setting, which allows you to choose between different power levels. This capability is particularly valuable because it helps you conserve battery life. By switching to low-power mode when long-lasting battery performance is required, you can ensure your radio remains operational throughout your workday without the need for frequent recharging or battery replacements.
This BPR40-U16 Walkie Talkie includes advanced functionalities like nuisance channel removal and repeater talkaround. Nuisance channel removal lets you filter out unwanted or irrelevant communication, ensuring that your team can focus on relevant discussions without distractions. The repeater talkaround feature enhances communication in scenarios where the repeater is unavailable, allowing direct communication between radios over a short distance.
As part of Motorola's Mag One™ radio lineup, the BPR40-U16 is not only reliable but also cost-effective. It offers a budget-friendly solution without compromising on quality and performance. This affordability makes it an ideal choice for businesses of various sizes, especially those looking to invest in dependable communication tools without breaking the bank.
The two way radio's versatility extends to its accessories. It comes with a wide range of add-ons and customization options, allowing you to tailor the radio to meet your specific needs. Whether you require specialized microphones, earpieces, or carrying options, these accessories enhance the radio's utility and adaptability to various industries and applications.
- Grocery Stores
- Retail Stores
- Construction Sites
What is the range or coverage area of the Motorola BPR40-U16?
With the Motorola BPR40-U16 you can expect coverage ranging up to 2-3 miles or 20 floors.
How many channels does the Motorola BPR40-U16 offer?
The Motorola BPR40-U16 has 16 channels*. How many channels do you need?
* 2 channels by default - programming is required to upgrade to 16 channels
**If the radios you are ordering need to communicate with existing radios - please request ‘programming required’ and add the required programming information OR call our support hotline at 800.215.5160 for a walkthrough on how to gather programming information.
Is the BPR40-U16 compatible with other Motorola radios I may already have?
That entirely depends on the frequencies your current two way radios are operating on. This model of walkie talkie runs on UHF frequencies and is communication compatible with other UHF walkie talkies - like the Motorola CLS1410 or CLP1080e.
To confirm if your radios are compatible, email us or send us a chat in the bottom right corner of your screen.
Does it come with a warranty, and what does the warranty cover?
These two way radios come with a 2 year replacement warranty. This warranty will cover any defective or malfunctioning walkie talkie. Contact us with any warranty questions!
Where can I request a quote for Motorola BPR40-U16?
If you are purchasing radios in bulk - definitely contact us for a quote for special bulk pricing!
What is the battery life of the Motorola BPR40-U16, and are there options for extended battery life?
The battery life for the Motorola BPR40-U16 is 8-9 hours.
If you have multiple walkie talkies, we highly recommend a 'base station' for your walkie talkies like a multi-unit charger.
Is the Motorola BPR40-U16 suitable for indoor and outdoor use?
The Motorola BPR40-U16 operates on UHF frequencies - meaning it would be ideal for indoor and or outdoor use.
Is the Motorola BPR40-U16 waterproof or water resistant?
The Motorola BPR40-U16 is water resistant. If there is moisture in the air, it is no issue. If the walkie talkie is submerged then turn it off and let it dry.
How durable is the Motorola BPR40-U16? Is it built to withstand tough environments or weather conditions?
The Motorola BPR40-U16 meets Military spec 810 C, 810 D, 810 E, 810 F. Simply meaning these are durable and would be recommended for medium to heavy duty use. Walkie talkie recommendations for specific industries.
Please view the question above for water resistance levels.
Are there any additional accessories available for this BPR40-U16, such as headsets or carrying cases?
There are many accessories for the BPR40-U16 walkie talkie. View all BPR40-U8 accessories.
Does the Motorola BPR40-U16 require an FCC license for use?
The BPR40-U16 does require an FCC license.
Find more information from the official FCC website.
Can I use the Motorola BPR40-U16 in my specific industry?
The Motorola BPR40-U16 is recommended for industries like or similar to: grocery stores, retail stores, music festivals, crane operations.
What is the size of the Motorola BPR40-U16?
This walkie talkie is generally small/medium, on the bulkier side. The dimensions for the Motorola BPR40-U8 are 4.21 x 2.28 x 1.46 inches.
Is there customer support available if I encounter any issues with the product?
To place an order or request a quote, call us at: 888.925.5982
For product technical information and support, please call: 800.215.5160
Manufacturer Help Desks:
- Kenwood - 888-801-0200
- Motorola Family Radios - 800-353-2729
- Motorola Business Radios - 800-448-6686
- Motorola Hotline - 1-800-215-5160
Are there any discounts or promotions currently available for the Motorola BPR40-U16?
Where can I find official Motorola product information?
View information about the Motorola BPR40-U16 from the official Motorola website.