Apparently Kenwood is going to make D-Star-compatible radios.
Apparently the TMW-706 / TMW-706S is a "D-Star Lite" radio - the low-speed interleaved digital voice / data system operating on 144 MHz and 440 MHz that Icom is now emphasizing instead of the original 1.2 GHz 128 Kbps version of D-Star.
By Steve Stroh
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