The DMR Association welcomes you

We set the standard for business critical and
conventional Digital Private Mobile Radio.

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DMR Applications Interfacing

We publish and maintain an application interface for vendors to extend the abilities of digital mobile radio system.

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Cost-effective technology

The DMR air interface provides coverage similar to analogue, offering the benefits of digital without the need to increase the number of repeater sites.

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About Us

Welcome to the DMR Association; here to work at the centre of DMR technology. We’re here for our members, working worldwide, to make DMR the most widely supported digital radio standard for the twenty first century business world.

We began in 2005 as a group of leading public mobile radio manufacturers to support ETSI during the DMR standardisation process. Our membership is welcoming and open to all organisations or individuals who use or build DMR products or those working to support the DMR standard in other ways.

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Our Mission

We are here for our members, working to make DMR the most widely supported digital business radio standard in the world. Our mission is to support the DMR standard and those working within it.

Here at the DMR Association we provide our membership with the resources necessary to make certain that DMR products reach the market within a successful, open, multi-vendor chain. This offers buyers of today’s digital radio technology the security of knowing that they are investing in the future.

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DMR technology is already supporting over three million users worldwide.

We work with our members, worldwide, to ensure that DMR is the most widely supported digital business radio standard.

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Key features of the DMR standard

  • Interoperability between manufacturers
  • Backwards spectrum compatibility
  • State of the art Forward Error Correction
  • Analogue to digital migration with DMR systems
  • Longer battery life
  • 2 talk paths in a 12.5 kHz channel
  • Doubling of capacity in existing channels
  • Data applications interface (AIS)
  • Two-slot Time Division (TDMA) operation
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DMR Products Showcase

Latest Association News and Product Showcase Introductions ...

Nov 22nd - 11.45 - 12.15 pm : Melbourne

Tracking DMR Market Momentum: The number one event for critical communications users and industry in the region Comms Connect is the key source for vital information for all sectors. Join in the debate to answer key topics for the whole industry.

  • Is narrow-band radio still the best technology solution for critical comms?
  • Which Public Safety Mobile Broadband solution is the preferred choice?
  • How best to mix technologies?
  • What about 5G?
  • Is DMR set to grow?

Mike Norfield of Action Brands will be looking to map the development of the sector. The talk will seek to address the current situation of the industry and map out the opportunities and weak spots for the future. Mike will be seeking to answer all these questions and more at Comms Connect Melbourne 2017. Additional event program information will be coming soon.

DMRA are pleased to have HQT join the product showcase

From their own R&D centres HQT specialize in developing DMR private network solutions such as Emergency Dispatch System, Digital IP Multi-site Connect System, Real-time Positioning Solution and Commercial Recording Solution, DMR Tier-Ⅱ& Tier-Ⅲ digital portable radios, digital mobile radio, digital repeater and dispatch system.

The business works from HQT has three R&D centres working on DMR Solutions, Analog Products and PoC Solutions. In 2017 they released their acclaimed STS (Smart Trunking System) and PoC Radio. With a dedicated design and engineering team HQT are dedicated to the best in planning and installation through their powerful sales and service network worldwide.