The DMR Association welcomes you

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

We publish and maintain an application interface for vendors to extend the abilities of their DMR digital mobile radio systems.
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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 - Digital Mobile Radio technology. We’re here for our members, working worldwide, to make Digital Mobile Radio 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 Digital Mobile Radio standardisation process. Our membership is welcoming and open to all organisations or individuals where DMR is a consistent part of their business or for those working to support the professional use of the DMR standard in other ways.

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Our Mission

We are here for our members, working to make DMR Digital Mobile Radio 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 Digital Mobile Radio 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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Latest Association News and Product Showcase Introductions ...

A warm DMRA welcome to STERNE

STERNE, based in France and established in 1980, are an active player in the communications industry; developing and marketing communication and surveillance products for Tactical, Military, Search and Rescue and also Civilian markets. With a customer base distributed across the globe we as the DMRA welcome them as a member and as a contributor to our product showcase.

TAIT updates their showcase

Tait communications have been providing critical communications solutions for 50 years. Tait designs, manufactures, deploys and supports a wide range of analogue and digital land mobile radio products and systems. They have recently updated their products in our showcase. Please come and take a closer look.

IWCE is back in Las Vegas for 2019

For all organisations involved in the communications industry the IWCE conference presents a chance to get up to speed with all that is leading edge. There will be many of our members present and we’ll be making the most of the opportunity to have a face to face meeting of the Technical Working Group during the conference.

Kirisun in the spotlight with their products

Established in 1986, Fujian Kirisun Communications Co., Ltd. has its own Sales, R&D, Manufacturing divisions together with many distributors to its domestic and global markets. A long-standing member of the DMR Association Fujian Kirisun have added their DMR products to the manufacturer’s showcase.