A first look at the Icom X3

by Adam Farson VA7OJ/AB4OJ

The Icom X3 at Tokyo HamFair 2006.
The Icom X3 at Tokyo HamFair 2006. Image courtesy Jim Tittsler 7J1AJH.

The Icom X3 was first shown at Tokyo HamFair 2006, 19 - 20 August 2006. At first glance, it looks a bit like an "IC-7800 Jr.", but it is intended for the mil/gov and commercial user communities. Its announcement is consistent with an aggressive move by Icom into the high-end mil/gov and commercial radio-communications sectors. Price and delivery time-frame are TBA.

What we believe it is:

What we are sure it is not:

I shall make every effort to obtain more information on the X3,and place it on this page.  

Copyright  2006, A. Farson VA7OJ/AB4OJ. Image courtesy Jim Tittsler 7J1AJH.
Last updated: 06/15/2018