Standard Horizon HX210E VHF Radio


The Standard Horizon HX210 VHF Marine handheld radio is submersible for 1metre of water for up to 30 minutes. 

Standard Horizon HX210E VHF Radio

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The HX210 is a VHF handheld built for marine use radio that is buoyant and waterproof.  The VHF radio also had dedicated emergency channels, automatic strobe light activation and large display. 

Standard Horizon HX210E VHF Handheld Key Features:


This VHF handheld features a Compact design which is light enough to float face up if dropped in the water. This VHF Radio is waterproof in up to 1 meter for 30 minutes (Submersible IPX7 Waterproof rating). 

Automatic Strobe Light Activation

Another great feature of the HX210 VHF Handheld is that if the radio is submerged in water an emergency strobe light is automatically activated, even if the device is powered off. The strobe can be reconfigured to flash on and off, flash SOS, or set to stay on continuously.

Allocated Channels

In addition to the dedicated Channel 16 for distress calls in an emergency, the HX210 has allocated USA, International and Canadian channels. 


The HX210 boasts one of the largest displays in a compact and affordable handheld VHF. This large high resolution dot matrix LCD display makes the information easy to read while a backlight ensures information can also be easily read at night.  

Batteries and Charging

The HX210 operates with high capacity 1850 mAh Li-Ion batteries. 

Expanded Receiver

For music lovers the HX210 even has an expanded receiver allowing you to tune in to your favourite FM radio station. The radio will receive FM broadcast bands between 76 MHz to 108 MHz.


The Standard Horizon HX210 offers a 3 year warranty which also includes water damage.

Standard Horizon HX210E VHF Handheld Package Includes:

  • VHF Handheld (HX210)
  • Antenna (CAT460)
  • AC Charger (100-240 VAC, Type-A plug) (SAD-23B)
  • DC Cable with 12 V Cigarette Lighter Plug (E-DC-19A)
  • Charger Cradle (SBH-25)
  • Hand Strap
  • User Guide 
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Stay only a voice call away from friends, family or colleagues even when in the remotest of areas.


This device operates on VHF frequencies.


General Specifications
Frequency Ranges

TX: 156.025 MHz - 161.600 MHz
RX: 156.050 MHz - 163.275 MHz
(Including WX ch)

Channel Spacing

 25 kHz

Frequency Stability  

±3 ppm
(–4 °F to +140 °F [–20 °C to +60 °C])

Emission Type


Operating Voltage  7.4 V DC, Negative Ground (Battery Terminal)
Current Consumption  

330 mA (Receive, Typical at AF MAX.)
100 mA (Standby)
1.6 A / 1.0 A / 0.7 A (TX: 6 W / 2.5 W / 1 W)

Operating Temperature  –4 °F to +140 °F (–20 °C to +60 °C)
Case Size 

2.36” x 5.20” x 1.57” (60 x 132 x 40 mm)
(w/o knob & antenna)


9.88 oz (280 g)
(with hand strap, belt clip & antenna)

Transmitter Specifications
RF Power Output

6 W / 2.5 W / 1 W (@7.4 V )

Maximum Deviation

±5 kHz

Spurious Emission

Less than 0.25 μW

Receiver Specifications
Circuit Type

Double Conversion Superheterodyne

Intermediate Frequencies

1st: 51.65 MHz, 2nd: 450 kHz

Adjacent Channel Selectivity

70 dB typical


70 dB typical

Hum & Noise Radio 40 dB typical
Sensitivity 0.25 μV for 12 dB SINAD
Selectivity 12 kHz / 25 kHz (–6 dB / –60 dB)
AF Output 600 mW @16  for 10 % THD (@7.4 V)
Broadcast Receiver
Frequency Range

65 MHz - 108 MHz

Frequency Step

100 kHz

Sensitivity 1.0 μV for 12 dB SINAD
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