How to set Retevis RT83 private call?

RT83 is 10W IP67 DMR UHF GPS radio, frequency range 400-470Mhz.Using TDMA technology, designed with Tier II,AMBE++vocoder, compatible with mototrbo etc. DMR two way radio.IP67 waterproof and dust-proof function allow you use them anywhere without worrying the surrounding environment. The color display allows the user to check at a glance on operating status, including battery level, and caller identity etc, Today let’s us learn together how to set Retevis RT83 private call.

What you need to do

1.You need a programming cable J9137P(Share programming cable with RT87):

2.Download and install RT83 USB driver& software from Retevis official website:

3.Connect RT83 with PC, using J9137P programming cable, then turn on radio

4.Open RT83 software interface

How to set Retevis RT83 private call?

Take RT83 (radio ID 1235) to private call RT82(radio ID 1234) for example

A..Check and write RT83 radio ID 1235











B.Set digital contact in RT83












It’s very import to set digital contact. We must set the call ID to be the radio ID of our private call parnter, such as RT83 would like to private call RT82,we must set RT82 call ID(1234)

C.Set communication channel information in RT83 software

Frequency: tx fre=tx fre

Color code: 1

Slot: 1

Contact: lee



















D.Write to radio to save all sets information

E.Same priogramme in RT82 software with RT83

Just need note RT82 contact private call ID should be RT83 radio ID

How to activate Retevis RT83 private call?

1.Manual dial

Rebooting RT82 radio–Make activate channel 1—>Menu–Contacts—>Manual Dial—>1235—>Menu—>Call Alert—>Menu to confirm. Then RT83 will receive private call from RT82, so they can talk with each other

2.Call contact directly

Rebooting RT82—>make activate channel 1—>Menu—>Contacts—>Confirm—>Contacts—>jim—>Call Alert—>Menu to confirm. Then RT83 will receive prive call from RT82, then both radios can communicate.

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