Firmware Updates / Software Downloads


Model name IC-9700
Download Type Firmware
Version Version 1.13
Update 2019/08/30

Changes from Version 1.11

  • Added a function that prompts the user to save settings during the firmware update dialog.
  • Refined the tuning scale of the reference frequency adjustment.
  • Optimized the squelch characteristics.
  • Fixed an issue where a repeater may not be selectable from the TX History.
  • Fixed an issue where the transmit signal in a particular band is shown shifted on the spectrum scope.

Detailed information is available here.
The programming software compatible with this firmware is available here.

To update the firmware

  • Thoroughly read 13. UPDATING THE FIRMWARE of the ADVANCED MANUAL and follow the instructions displayed on the IC-9700 LCD screen.
  • This update initializes the transceiver's settings when updating from a firmware earlier than version 1.10. Save your current settings before updating the firmware, and then write it back to keep the previous setting on the updated firmware.
  • The firmware will be updated to the following versions.
    Main CPU: 1.13
    Sub CPU: 1.00
    Front CPU: 1.00
    FPGA Program: 1.04
    FPGA Data: 1.00
    DV DSP: 1.03
File Type ZIP
File Size 12.8MB
Manual IC-9700

Regarding this Download Service.

When using this download service, the implementation, use and/or results of use are the sole responsibility of the person making the download.

Firmware is important data for the basic system control of your equipment. An interruption during downloading or a malfunction may cause a failure in the data re-writing, and your equipment may stop functioning normally. If such a failure of the firmware re-writing results in your equipment not functioning normally, Icom Inc. expressly denies and is free from any and all responsibility arising from the result of damage from such an event.

I fully understand the above, and agree not to hold Icom Inc. responsible for any damage to my equipment operation or loss of data as a result of this download.