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What is WAVE™OnCloud?

Motorola Solutions offers a push-to-talk subscription service called WAVE OnCloud. At the touch of a button, it links teams together over various networks and devices. To enable everyone to participate in the dialogue, it removes the obstacles that exist between devices, networks, and locations.

Is WAVE Push-to-Talk right for my business?

WAVE PTT can be configured to be team collaboration-ready right out of the box. In addition to providing communication and location tracking, it complies with legal standards for safe driving. Additionally, WAVE PTT enables instantaneous, remote updating from any location in the nation. It may readily be scaled to match a company’s shifting needs while reducing administrative burdens to save time and money. It will be very beneficial to medium and large-sized companies with task-oriented employees that need frequent, daily communication with dispatch or management. It will also be beneficial for fields where tracking vehicle positions and constant contact with field employees are necessary for business operations. Particularly in the private security, construction, field service, manufacturing, retail, transportation and logistics sectors, this may be useful.

What is the WAVE TLK 100?

Over a nationwide LTE cellular network, the WAVE two-way radio offers enterprises rapid push-to-talk team interactions. Built expressly for the demanding requirements of enterprises with a globally scattered workforce, this one integrated solution includes the radio, cellular service, and software. This device does not have telephony capabilities even though it runs on a cellular network. 

What network does WAVE utilize and can it be used on other cellular networks?

Customers won’t have to be concerned about joining a certain network carrier. They’ll sign up for Motorola Solutions’ WAVE cellular service, which uses the finest carriers in the country to provide service.

Why not use cellphones instead?

Customers are increasingly reporting that smartphones are difficult to use in certain work environments. Employers in specific industries want to provide their employees with devices that do not require logging in and have a single button for everything, Push-to-talk, loud speaker volume, durability and a long battery life. They are also looking for ways to cut costs, distractions that smartphones can bring, such as texting friends and surfing the internet, while improving employee performance, task performance and efficiency.  It is critical for business success to align the right tools based on worker roles.

What features does the WAVE TLK 100 offer?

Are you looking for user friendly, quality, durability and coverage? Then the WAVE TLK 100 is right for you. The key features include:

  • Slim design
  • Built for harsh working environments
  • Talkgroups
  • Wi-Fi
  • Location access
  • ^18 hours battery life
  • SL300 accessory-compatible
  • Nationwide* PTT

You can scale your service to meet your company’s needs for a reasonable monthly investment.

Additionally, you can easily reduce or terminate your service at any time.

What is the WAVE TLK 150?

To give you the best of both worlds, the Motorola WAVE TLK 150 WAVE Nationwide LTE Mobile Two Way Radio combines the portability and ease of use of a mobile two-way radio with the extended coverage of a nationwide cellular network. The station-based TLK 150 maximizes the effectiveness and security of single-button operations.

The advanced features on the Motorola TLK150 are simple to use and manage. Push-to-talk allows you to instantly connect with numerous teams and conversation groups at once with the push of a single button. Self-service chat groups can be managed remotely and in real time. Utilizing GPS technology and location tracking, you can deploy team members where they are most needed, increase safety and manage your staff more effectively.

To stay connected in and around buildings and other locations where cellular coverage could be patchy or nonexistent, the TLK 150 offers Wi-Fi connectivity. For optimum interoperability and return on investment, it can even link to compatible MOTOTRBO radio systems, LMR, and smartphones. Additionally, no license is needed. The TLK 150 features a sleek, thin profile. It has the same size, weight, and operating simplicity as the Motorola MOTOTRBO XPR 2500 because it shares the same form factor.

To access the sophisticated 4G LTE features, you must be a member of Motorola’s WAVE On Cloud Nationwide Cellular Network. With over-the-air device monitoring, private calls, group calls, full call capabilities, and GPS position monitoring; the network enables limitless nationwide PTT communications.

What features does the WAVE TLK 150 offer?

  • 802.11 a/b/g/n 2.4/5.0 GHz Wi-Fi
  • 4G LTE Network
  • 96 Channels
  • 300 Contacts
  • Nationwide Cellular Push-to-Talk (PTT) Coverage
  • Over-the-Air Device Management
  • No License Required
  • LCD Display
  • AES-256 Encryption
  • Private Call, Group Call and All Call Push-to-Talk
  • Location Tracking
  • Wi-Fi/LMR Capable (Service Subscription Required)
  • 2 Programmable Buttons
  • LED Status Indicators
  • Compatible with MOTOTRBO Radios
  • Bluetooth Capable
  • No Manual Programming Required
  • Rated IP54
  • Rated MIL-STD 810C, D, E, F
  • Two Year Manufacturer Warranty

If you feel that WAVE Push-to-Talk is right for you, contact us today to get started. 

Nationwide* excludes Alaska and Hawaii