XiR E8628i ( Limited Keypad)


With this dynamic evolution of MOTOTRBO digital two-way radios, you’re more agile, better connected and safer. The XiR E8600i Series is designed for the mobile professional who needs effective communications. With a compact design and high performance integrated voice and data, these next-generation radios deliver comprehensive connectivity to your organisation.

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The MOTOTRBO XiR E8600i Series is a tough and compact DMR-standard digital radio. Its small form factor makes it conveniently portable, with an efficient short antenna that won’t get in your way. It’s tested to military standards for extreme ruggedness, and is IP68 capable for almost complete immunity to dust and water. It won’t let you down even in harsh environments.


The XiR E8600i Series delivers operations-critical voice and data communications. Bluetooth® audio lets you talk without wires, indoor and outdoor locationtracking capabilities give you total visibility of your resources. With support for trunking as well as legacy analogue technology, you can keep your organisation connected as it grows.


Safeguard your staff with responsive push-to-talk technology. The prominent orange emergency button on the XiR E8600i Series summons help with one touch, using Transmit Interrupt to clear a channel when necessary. An integrated accelerometer senses if you’ve fallen, and can initiate a call for assistance.

  • New Limited Keypad and Color Display Option
  • Integrated accelerometer for optional Man Down feature
  • Bluetooth® 4.0
  • Indoor location tracking
  • Multi-constellation GNSS for increased location accuracy
  • Over-the-air software updates
  • Enhanced audio quality
  • Improved expandability
  • Better range
  • Better waterproofing IP68 capable)
General Specifications
Limited Keypad (LKP)
Model NumberXiR E8628i
Frequency136-174 MHz350-400 MHz403-527 MHz
High Power Output5 W4 W4 W
Low Power Output1 W1 W1 W
Channel Spacing12.5, 20, 25 kHz
Channel Capacity1000
Dimensions (H x W x D), Radio + Standard Battery100 x 56 x 36 mm
Weight, Radio + Standard Battery290 g
Dimensions (H x W x D), Radio + High Capacity Battery100 x 55 x 45 mm
Weight, Radio + Standard Battery341 g
Digital / Analogue Battery Life¹16 / 12 hrs15.5 / 11.5Hrs16 / 12 hrs
Digital / Analogue Battery Life¹, High Capacity 3000 mAh Battery27.5 / 20.5 Hrs
Power Supply (Nominal)7.5 V
Frequency Stability± 0.5 ppm
Transmitter Specifications
4FSK Digital Modulation12.5 kHz Data: 7K60F1D and 7K60FXD
12.5 kHz Voice: 7K60F1E and 7K60FXE
Combination of 12.5 kHz Voice and Data:
7K60F1 W
Digital ProtocolETSI TS 102 361-1, -2, -3
Conducted/Radiated Emissions (TIA603D)-36 dBm < 1GHz, -30 dBm > 1GHz
Adjacent Channel Power60 dB (12.5 kHz channel), 70 dB (20 and 25 kHz channel)
Hum and Noise-40 dB (12.5 kHz channel), -45 dB (25 kHz channel)
Modulation Limiting±2.5 kHz (12.5 kHz channel), ±4.0 kHz (20 kHz channel), ±5.0 kHz (25 kHz channel)
Receiver Specifications
Analogue Sensitivity (12dB SINAD)0.16 uV
Digital Sensitivity (5% BER)0.14 uV
Intermodulation (TIA603D)70 dB
Adjacent Channel Selectivity, (TIA603A)-1T60 dB (12.5 kHz channel), 70 dB (25 kHz channel)
Adjacent Channel Selectivity, (TIA603D)-2T45 dB (12.5 kHz channel), 70 dB (25 kHz channel)
Spurious Rejection (TIA603D)70 dB
Hum and Noise-40 dB (12.5 kHz channel), -45 dB (25 kHz channel)
Audio Specifications
Digital Vocoder TypeAMBE+2™
Audio ResponseTIA603D
Rated Audio0.5 W
Audio Distortion at Rated Audio3%
Bluetooth Specifications
RangeClass 2, 10 m
Supported ProfilesBluetooth Headset Profile (HSP), Serial Port Profile (SPP), Motorola fast push-to-talk.
Simultaneous Connections1 x audio accessory and 1 x data device
Permanent Discoverable ModeOptional
GNSS Specifications
Constellation SupportGPS
Time To First Fix, Cold Start< 60 s
Time To First Fix, Hot Start< 10 s
Horizontal Accuracy< 5 m
Environmental Specifications
Operating Temperature²-30 °C to +60 °C
Storage Temperature-40 °C to +85 °C
Electrostatic DischargeIEC 61000-4-2 Level 3
Dust and Water IntrusionIEC 60529 – IP68, 2 m for 2 hrs
Packaging TestMIL-STD 810D and E
Hazloc Certification

UL-Approved to TIA-4950 for use in Hazardous Locations, Division 1, Class I, II, III, Groups C, D, E, F, G; Division 2, Class I, Groups A, B, C,D when properly equipped with Motorola UL-Approved battery

¹ Typical battery life, 5/5/90 profile at maximum transmitter power with GNSS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi
and Option Board applications disabled. Actual observed runtimes may vary.

² Radio only. Battery operation down to -10 °C only
*Specifications subject to change without notice. All specifications shown are typical values

Military Standards
Low Pressure500.1I500.2II500.3II500.4II500.5II
High Temp501.1I, II501.2I/A1, II/A1501.3I/A1, II/A1501.4I/Hot, II/Hot501.5I/A1, II/A1
Low Temp502.1I502.2I/C3, II/C1502.3I/C3, II/C1502.4I/C3, II/C1502.5I/C3, II/C1
Temp Shock503.1I503.2A1/C3503.3A1/C3503.4I503.5I-C
Solar Radiation505.1II505.2I/Hot-Dry505.3I/Hot-Dry505.4I/Hot-Dry505.5I/A1
Rain506.1I, II506.2I, II506.3I, II506.4I, III506.5I, III
Salt Fog509.1I509.2I509.3I509.4509.5
Dust510.1I, II510.2I, II510.3I, II510.4I, II510.5I, II
Vibration514.2VIII/F, W, XI514.3I/10, II/3514.4I/10, II/3514.5I/24, II/5514.6I/24, II/5
Shock516.2II516.3I, IV516.4I, IV516.5I, IV516.6I, IV
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