IC-9700 – Firmware Update

Transceiver

Model name IC-9700
Download Type Firmware
Version Version 1.21
Update 2019/12/13
Notes Changes from Version 1.20

    • Fixed the problem where the scan might not stop, even when the transceiver receives a signal.
    • With the previous firmware, there was a delay in sounding the standby beep when the transceiver communicated with other manufacturers’ DV equipment*. With the latest firmware, the transceiver sounds the standby beep with no delay, even when the transceiver communicates with other manufacturers’ DV equipment.

*It does not occur when directly communicating with transceivers and/or application software made by Icom or Kenwood.To update the firmware

  • Thoroughly read 13. UPDATING THE FIRMWARE of the ADVANCED MANUAL and follow the instructions displayed on the IC-9700 LCD screen.
  • This update initializes the transceiver’s settings when updating from a firmware earlier than version 1.20. Save your current settings before updating the firmware, and then write it back to keep the previous setting on the updated firmware.
  • The firmware will be updated to the following versions.
    Main CPU: 1.21
    Sub CPU: 1.00
    Front CPU: 1.00
    FPGA Program: 1.06
    FPGA Data: 1.00
    DV DSP: 1.05
File Type ZIP
File Size 12.9MB
Manual IC-9700

Regarding this Download Service.

When using this download service, the implementation, use and/or results of use are the sole responsibility of the person making the download.

Firmware is important data for the basic system control of your equipment. An interruption during downloading or a malfunction may cause a failure in the data re-writing, and your equipment may stop functioning normally. If such a failure of the firmware re-writing results in your equipment not functioning normally, Icom Inc. expressly denies and is free from any and all responsibility arising from the result of damage from such an event.

I fully understand the above, and agree not to hold Icom Inc. responsible for any damage to my equipment operation or loss of data as a result of this download.


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