MOTOTRBO SL300 Two-Way Radio Recognized for Excellence in Design

Ultra slim, rugged radio with innovative LED display wins the GOOD DESIGN Award

SCHAUMBURG, Ill.--()--The recently introduced MOTOTRBOTM SL300 two-way radio from Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) won the GOOD DESIGN Award 2014. This award – presented by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and the European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies – recognizes cutting-edge product designs from around the world. The SL300 represents a breakthrough in commercial push-to-talk radio design, and is stylish, slim and less than half the weight of previous-generation radios.

The SL300 provides superior audio quality and provides MOTOTRBO features necessary for essential day-to-day, two-way radio communications. For example, a school teacher carries her SL300 to coordinate with school administration and first responders in times of emergency. The slim form factor and energy-conserving Active View display allow her to comfortably and easily carry her radio at all times. Whether faced with a fire, severe weather or lost child, she knows help is one button click away.

KEY FACTS

  • The SL300’s innovative Active View display uses a matrix of LEDs behind the radio housing to communicate radio information and shuts off when not in use to conserve battery life.
  • For ease of use, it includes a side volume control, a dedicated power button, a prominent push-to-talk button and a top toggle channel switch.
  • It features Range Max technology, an advanced radio design and patented antenna, which deliver enhanced range while maintaining a slim profile and long battery life.
  • Using digital and analog radio technology, the SL300 seamlessly works with existing communication systems, while providing access to the capabilities of modern digital two-way radios.

SUPPORTING QUOTE

LanTing Garra, director of innovation design, Motorola Solutions

“The MOTOTRBO SL300 is a perfect example of how a rugged two-way radio does not need to be bulky. It features a new design breakthrough with its digital display that appears when in use and disappears when not. Lightweight and versatile, it meets the communication needs of customers in the education and services industries.”

SUPPORTING RESOURCES

Website: MOTOTRBO SL300 two-way radio

Website: GOOD DESIGN Awards

Video: MOTOTRBO SL300: Portability and Simplicity Redefined

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Contacts

Media & Industry Analyst Relations Contact:
Chantal Montsion
Motorola Solutions
Office: +1-847-538-5161
Mobile: +1-847-668-3050
chantal.montsion@motorolasolutions.com

Contacts

Media & Industry Analyst Relations Contact:
Chantal Montsion
Motorola Solutions
Office: +1-847-538-5161
Mobile: +1-847-668-3050
chantal.montsion@motorolasolutions.com