The new Icom IC-R8600 Wideband SDR Receiver

by Adam Farson VA7OJ/AB4OJ

**********   Hot News! IC-R8600 Firmware V1.33 is now available on Icom Japan website. See links below.   **********    My IC-R8600 Test Report is now on-line.   **********  

IC-R8600 front panel (courtesy Icom Inc.)
IC-R8600 front panel (courtesy Icom Inc.)

IC-R8600 rear panel. (Courtesy Icom Inc.)
IC-R8600 rear panel. (Courtesy Icom Inc.)

 

IC-R8600 top interior view. (Courtesy IØGEJ.)
IC-R8600 top interior view. (Courtesy I0GEJ.)

 

IC-R8600 screen. (Courtesy IØGEJ.)
IC-R8600 screen. (Courtesy I0GEJ.)

 

Simplified block diagram of IC-R8600 front end

 


FCC ID: AFJ381800, granted 26 June 2017.  Industry Canada approval 202D-381801 granted 13 July 2017. (Information courtesy Dave Zantow N9EWO).


Links:

IC-R8600 Firmware V1.33, incorporating CI-V & digital-mode audio fixes. non-USA    USA

IC-R8600 USB I/Q Package for HDSDR (USA & non-USA)

IC-R8600 HDSDR Manual

HDSDR software operations for the IC-R8600

IC-R8600 Yahoo Group

My IC-R8600 Test Report

Dave Zantow N9EWO's IC-R8600 Review

Fenu Radio IC-R8600 Review (including interior photos)

Icom Japan IC-R8600 Page

IC-R8600 Pre-Release Brochure

IC-R8600 Product Brochure

IC-R8600 User Manual Rev.3

IC-R8600 Specs, Features & Options 2017

IC-R8600 CI-V Reference Guide Rev. 3

Icom America IC-R8600 Press Release

RS-R8600 Documents: Brochure   Preparations   Manual  


Copyright © 2017 A. Farson VA7OJ/AB4OJ.  All rights reserved. Images: contributors as noted.
Last updated: 09/30/2018

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