Orlando, FL March 26, 2024 - JVCKENWOOD will feature the following new KENWOOD products and updates in Booth 523 at IWCE 2024, March 27-28 in Orlando, FL.  

  • JVCKENWOOD announces the new KENWOOD Viking VM8000 digital two-way mobile radio that supports multiple protocols including P25, DMR, Viking 16 and analog. Designed for mission critical users, it can operate in the VHF, UHF, and 700/800 MHz bands.  This makes it possible for a single radio to interoperate with police, fire, and emergency services as well as schools and private security services.
  • The KENWOOD Trunking 2.5 System has expanded its capabilities to more effectively support critical infrastructure operations including utilities, public works, transit, and education users.  The system’s proprietary structure, based on the DMR digital standard, facilitates simple setup and highly efficient operations.
  • The KENWOOD KAIROS digital repeater supports the DMR standard as well as simulcast, increasing its flexibility and value to business and industrial users.
  • New IoT/AI Solutions will be demonstrated during IWCE, showcasing software developer partnerships built on the KENWOOD NEXEDGE platform and operating through an IP gateway.  Designed to support immediate decision making in demanding work environments, unique features of these new solutions include automated alerting and multi-device management.
  • New KENWOOD two-way radios include the TH-D75A amateur radio and the latest ProTalk® portable, the PKT-300.    The TH-D75A is a multiband transceiver offering both APRS® and digital voice functions.  The
    PKT-300 is a compact 2Watt UHF portable with an innovative ergonomic design and featuring an option to convert from 6 channel to 16 channel use.

About JVCKENWOOD Corporation

JVCKENWOOD is a global manufacturer specializing in Automotive and Professional System Solutions. It was reborn as one company in October 2011 through the merger of Victor Company of Japan, Limited (JVC) and Kenwood Corporation (Kenwood) three years after management integration. JVCKENWOOD operates four business segments, Car Electronics, Professional Systems, Optical & Audio, and Entertainment Software with image, sound, and radio technologies, as well as infotainment and visual software. JVCKENWOOD creates excitement and peace of mind while aiming to achieve profitable growth and become a business group that is widely trusted by society. For more information, visit 

About EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. 

EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. is an independent subsidiary of JVCKENWOOD Corporation. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, EFJohnson focuses on innovating, developing, and marketing the highest quality secure communications solutions to organizations whose mission is to protect and save lives. The Company’s customers include first responders in public safety and public service, the federal government, and industrial organizations. The Company’s products are marketed under the Kenwood brand. For more information, visit