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Motorola CP185™

Motorola CP185

Enhanced Functionality, Reliable Communication – for a Higher Level of Productivity

The Motorola CP185 brings you a robust two-way radio solution. The CP185 has an extensive feature set including built-in voice scrambling for increased privacy, VOX capability for hands-free communication, 5 programmable buttons and X-Pand™ Technology to provide crisp, clear and strong audio quality even in noisy environments. Combined with the compact, lightweight design of the CP185, you get just what it takes to enhance communication while increasing productivity.

Motorola CP185 Features

  • Built-in Simple Voice Scrambling
  • Internal VOX
  • 12.5/25 kHz Switchable Channel Spacing
  • Companding-Expanding (X-Pand™)
  • 8-Character Alphanumeric Display
  • 16 Channels
  • 2 Programmable Side Buttons
  • 3 Programmable Front Buttons
  • Front Pannel Feature and Button Configuring Mode
  • Battery Saver
  • Normal and Priority Scan (1 List)
  • Multi-Channel Capability
  • High Power
  • Talkaround Capability
  • Ergonomically Designed
  • Busy Channel Lockout
  • Low Battery Alert
  • Receive Only Channel

Programmable Features

  • Backlight
  • Reverse Burst
  • Channel Alias
  • Scrambling Code Select
  • Channel Scan
  • Scrambling On/Off
  • Keypad Lock
  • Squelch Level
  • Monitor - Sticky Monitor
  • Nuisance Channel Delete
  • TPL/DPL Enable
  • Power Level
  • Volume Set
  • Repeater / Talkaround
  • VOX On / Off

Motorola CP185 Applications

The Motorola CP185 portable two-way radio is ideal for: Education, Construction, Hospitality, Manufacturing, Property Management, and Retail.

Motorola CP185 Models


CP185 Display 16 Channel, 2-5W, 136-174 MHz VHF


CP185 Display 16 Channel, 2-4W, 435-480 MHz UHF

All Motorola CP185 Models Include:

  • Standard Li-Ion, 1500 mAh, 7.4V Battery
  • Rapid Rate Charger (< 3 Hours)
  • Standard Antenna (VHF Heliflex / UHF Stubby)
  • 2" Spring Action Belt Clip
  • Quick Reference Guide
  • 2 Year Warranty

Motorola CP185 Accessories

Motorola Original Parts

You’ll Rethink What’s an Accessory – and What’s a Necessity

Motorola radios are already best in class, but to help you work at your best, you need enhancements targeted to your specific workplace. Motorola has developed a line of accessories with unique features designed to optimize the performance of your radio in your work environment, unleashing the full power of the industry’s most advanced digital radio platform.

As you walk from the production line, across hotel grounds, or to the store stockroom, you can work more easily and efficiently wearing a comfortable, convenient accessory. Combine Motorola’s best-in-class radios with accessories to achieve even greater productivity and cost-savings. Together, you’ll rethink what’s an accessory – and what’s a necessity.

That’s why it’s important to use Motorola tested and certified accessories with your Motorola radios. They’re the only ones designed, built and tested with your radio to optimize its performance.

View the Motorola Original Accessories for the Motorola CP185