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Communications Receiver

Model name IC-R8600
Download Type USB I/Q Package for HDSDR
Version Version 1.00
Update 2017/12/26

This software package is for using the I/Q output of the IC-R8600 with the HDSDR (freeware Software Defined Radio: The software will install the USB device driver for the [I/Q OUT] port and the ExtIO DLL file for the HDSDR.

Thoroughly read the instruction guide before installing the software.

The IC-R8600 needs firmware version 1.30 (non-USA, USA) or later to utilize the [I/Q OUT] port.

File Type zip
File Size 37.4MB
Manual About the HDSDR software operations

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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.

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