Motorola Solutions XT420

Built tough to do business better

Empower your team with a faster way to communicate. The XT420 on-site two-way business radio helps you communicate instantly, without missing a beat. With crisp, clear audio throughout the workplace and exceptional durability, the XT420 delivers great performance even with hard use in high noise, harsh conditions.

The XT420 radio operates without subscription or call charges on PMR446 unlicensed frequencies, offering 8 channels and 219 user selectable privacy codes to help ensure a clear signal.

Enhanced audio quality, a rugged design, and versatile HTML-based customer programming software, make this radio an exceptional choice for all your on-site business needs. Advanced features such as channel announcement keep your hands free, so you can focus on the task at hand.

Whether you’re coordinating resources at the construction site or on the manufacturing line, the XT420 two-way radio is tested to last. Unleash the power of your XT400 Series radio with accessories that are comfortable, durable and discreet to fit the way you work.

Performance Characteristics

Frequency range

PMR446 (446.00625 to 446.19375 MHz1)

Audio output

1500 mW

Channel capacity

16 Channels

Channel bandwidth


Privacy codes

219 codes (CTCSS 38, DCS 181)

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License-free PMR446 frequencies: Operates without subscription or call charges on PMR446 unlicensed frequencies. 16 channels1 and 219 different privacy codes to help ensure a clear signal.

Enhanced audio quality: Powerful 1500 mW speaker ensures clear communication without distracting feedback in noisy conditions.

Rugged design: Meets military specifications for sealing against dust, wind, shock, vibration and other adverse conditions. These radios also undergo Motorola’s exclusive Accelerated Life Testing (ALT) that simulates up to 5 years of field use.

Channel Announcement with Voice Alias: Leave your radio on your belt and know exactly what channel you are communicating on. Customise your list of channels by selecting from 16 prerecorded work functions, such as security, customer service, cashier, etc.

Easy-to-Read Display (XT460): Quickly view your operating channel and radio status at a glance with the easy to read display.

Programmable buttons: Two programmable buttons allow quick and easy access to commonly used functions.

Advanced Voice Activation (VOX): Enables hands-free operation with or without the use of optional accessories.

Antimicrobial Coating: Helps prevent the growth of mould and germs on the surface of the radio.

Customer Programming Software (CPS): Advanced features can be set using the HTML-based CPS that is easy to use and works with any computer browser. The CPS is available as a free download. (Separate programming cable required).

Accessories: XT400 Series radios ship as standard with a carry holster featuring a swivel belt clip that lets you rotate the radio to fit comfortably. A range of audio and energy accessories are available for flexible and dependable performance.

Simplified Cloning: Quickly copy settings from radio to radio (between XT400 Series radios). Cloning is done with radio-to-radio cloning cable.

Tri-coloured LED interface: Allows users to identify radio features and status.

Disable Channel: Allows users to disable and skip undesirable channels via the customer programming software (CPS)

11SPK3000M1A: Med Duty Remote Speaker Mic - Motorola Two Pin Connector 446

PMNN4434AR: Motorola XT420-460 Li-Ion Battery ( 2200 Mah)
PMNN4453AR: Motorola HC Li-Ion Battery XT Series (3000Mah)

RXTNIP1PO: XTNI Soft Leather Case
HKLN4510A: Motorola XT420-460 Swivel Holster
RXTNIDP1PO: XTNID Soft Leather Case

PMLN6393A: Motorola XT420-460 Single Unit Chgr
PMLN6385A: Motorola XT420-460 Multi Unit Chgr





Carry Accessories


11ACH4040M1A: Single Wire Earpiece with Acoustic Tube
11ECH1040M1A: G Shape with Inline PTT & Lapel Mic
11ACH2042M1A: Two Wire Surveillance with Acoustic Tube
11DCH1040M1A: D Shape Earpiece with Lapel Mic & Inline PTT