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Download Type Firmware
Model name IC-9700
Version Version 1.23
Update 2020/04/03
Major changes

Changes from Version 1.21

  • Changed the screen drawing sequence to keep the previous frequency screen layout when exiting from a function displayed in fullscreen.
  • Fixed an issue where the standby beep may sound approximately two seconds after receiving a reply when simply pushing PTT to key up the repeater.

Changes from Version 1.22

  • Fixed an issue where the DV Gateway function may not work properly when it is turned off and then turned on again.
  • Fixed an issue where the RTTY DECODE screen was displayed while leaving the Mark Frequency and Shift Width settings at other than 2125Hz and 170Hz.

To update the firmware

  • Thoroughly read 13. UPDATING THE FIRMWARE of the ADVANCED MANUAL and follow the instructions displayed on the IC-9700 LCD screen.
  • This update initializes the transceiver's settings when updating from a firmware earlier than version 1.20. Save your current settings before updating the firmware, and then write it back to keep the previous setting on the updated firmware.
  • The firmware will be updated to the following versions.
    Main CPU: 1.23
    Sub CPU: 1.00
    Front CPU: 1.00
    FPGA Program: 1.06
    FPGA Data: 1.00
    DV DSP: 1.06
File Size 12.95MB
File Type zip
Manual manual download page

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