Choose the best earpiece that works for your Motorola two-way radios.
Walkie-talkie earpieces allow professionals to communicate hands-free and in a discreet manner. There’s an extensive range of connectors available in the market today. Therefore, choosing the right Motorola Radio Earpiece to meet your needs is often tricky. Here are our top tips for picking the one that will work best for you.
- Choose the best earpiece that works for your Motorola two-way radios.
- How to Identify Your Motorola Radio Connector?
- How Many Motorola Radio Earpiece Connectors are there?
- Types of Walkie Talkie Earpieces
How to Identify Your Motorola Radio Connector?
Before selecting an earpiece, you need to determine the type of radio connector you’ve got.
If you’ve got your two-way radio on hand, look at the front of the radio for a model number. Alternatively, you can remove the battery from your radio and locate a white sticker with the model number.
If you’re new to intrinsically safe two-way radios, or if you only want to counter-check and confirm you’ve got the proper equipment, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Our team of ATTACHE experts are able to answer all of your queries and provide recommendations that support your work environment, budget, and project needs.
How Many Motorola Radio Earpiece Connectors are there?
There are 9 main Motorola Radio Earpiece connector options:
- M1 (2-prong)
- M2 (single pin)
- M3 (multi-pin)
- M4 (multi-pin)
- M5 (multi-pin)
- M6 (single pin)
- M7 (multi-pin)
- M8 (single pin)
- M9 (multi pin)
Types of Walkie Talkie Earpieces
Once you’ve identified your connector, you’ll want to select the right type of earpiece for your Motorola Radio. Below are the most popular Motorola two-way radio earpieces for you to select from:
This is a common earpiece seen on the market; the plastic D shape fits over the ear snugly and stays in place.
The D-shaped earpiece features a built-in microphone with a PTT (push to talk) function or VOX (voice-operated exchange). There may be a clip on the wire that allows you to fasten the earpiece onto your clothing.
Adjustable D-Style Earpiece with In-Line Microphone and PTT
Designed with a comfortable and adjustable fit for extended use, this compact and sturdy accessory allows users to keep all communications secure and discreet.
This black adjustable D-style earpiece cable has two coil cords that guarantee ultimate comfort and high adaptability no matter where and when you use your two-way radio. In addition, the D-style earpiece features an in-line microphone and push-to-talk button for easy and quick radio access while you’re on the move.
Earpiece for radio model: XiR E8600i, XiR E8608i, XiR E8628i
Receive-Only D-Shell Earpiece
This D-shell earpiece features a 3.5mm plug to be used alongside the remote speaker microphones and public safety microphones.
D-Shell Earpiece for radio models: CP1300, XiR C2620, XiR E8600i, XiR E8608i, XiR E8628i, XiR P3688, XiR P6600i, XiR P6620i, XiR P8600i, XiR P8608i, XiR P8628i, XiR P8660i, XiR P8668i
2) G-shaped/G-Hook/Swivel Earpiece
Like the D-shaped earpiece, the G-shaped earpiece hangs over the ear instead of hooking around it. It is ergonomically designed and comfortable for users to put on through long hours.
The G-shaped walkie-talkie earpieces are ideal for noisy environments like clubs, concert venues, or stadiums since the speaker is placed near the eardrum.
Swivel Earpiece with In-Line Microphone and Push-To-Talk
This flexible-fitting swivel earpiece allows you to speak discreetly, easily, and comfortably. The PMLN 7189 swivel earpiece is equipped with an inline push-to-talk and microphone for easy, stutter-free communications.
Swivel Earpiece for radio model: SL2M
Swivel Earpiece with MIC/PPT Mag One
Being compact and comfortable for use, Mag One earpieces allow users to send and receive messages from their two-way radios. Users can opt for either the earbud or over-the-ear design based on their personal preference.
Mag One Earpieces for radio model: XiR C2620, XiR P3688
The in-ear earpiece doesn’t come with a clip that fits securely around the ear. Its speaker fits within the ear, which is the opposite of an MP4 headphone that has a speaker attached onto the wire. An in-ear earpiece has a wire that clips onto the garment and may be concealed underneath clothing.
2-Wire Surveillance Kit with Translucent Tube, Beige
This two-wire surveillance kit features a comfortable earpiece that has a rubber ear tip and a quick-disconnect translucent tube. The microphone and PTT are integrated on a separate wire from the earpiece and highly accessible when concealed underneath a piece of clothing for discreet communication, hence it’s suitable for secret missions.
IMPRES 3-Wire Surveillance Kit with Quick Disconnect Translucent Tube, Black
This three-wire surveillance kit includes an in-line push-to-talk switch microphone and a programmable button to enable covert communication among security personnel. Clear, comfortable transparent tubes with coiled cord and rubber earbud offer greater comfort for longer use. It also includes IMPRES technology that helps to communicate with the radio for better audio experience.
3-Wire Surveillance Kit for radio models: XiR E8600i, XiR E8608i, XiR E8628i, XiR P6600i, XiR P6620i
4) 1-,2-, and 3-Wire Surveillance Kit
Although covert service-style earpieces are commonly employed by enforcement, security, military, and government agencies, they’re perfect for any setting that involves discreet communications. For instance, our two-way radio surveillance kits are perfect for concert, sporting events or casino personnel.
1-Wire Surveillance Kit with Translucent Tube, Black
This enhanced one-wire surveillance kit includes an in-line microphone and push-to-talk, transmitting and receiving signals through a streamlined, single-wire design. This surveillance kit also comprises a translucent tube and rubber ear tip that ensure comfort for extended use.
1-Wire surveillance kit for radio models: XiR P8600i, XiR P8608i, XiR P8628i, XiR P8660i, XiR P8668i
IMPRES 2-Wire Surveillance Kit, Programmable Button, Black (TIA4950 and FM Intrinsically Safe)
Two-wire surveillance kits are invented with the earpiece on one wire and a microphone and push-to-talk on the second wire. The state-of-the-art Motorola IMPRES technology provides adaptive audio for clear communication regardless of the environment you’re working in.
2-Wire Surveillance Kit for radio models: XiR P8600i, XiR P8608i, XiR P8628i, XiR P8660i, XiR P8668i
IMPRES 3 Wire Surveillance Kit with Translucent Tube- Black (TIA4950 and FM Intrinsically Safe)
These kits come in a streamlined design and sturdy, rugged cables that can endure tough working situations.
Take surveillance operations the next level with surveillance kits that allow you to transmit and receive discreet communications. A quick-disconnect, durable and cosy translucent tube makes sharing of this kit between shifts a breeze. The three-wire surveillance kits receive communication on one wire and allow users to speak to the microphone fitted on the second wire by utilising the PTT feature on the third wire. The state-of-the-art Motorola IMPRES technology enables communication between the radio and its audio accessory. Users can benefit from optimal audio performance, enhanced audio gain capability, and increased customisation, assuring the highest quality communication.
3 Wire Surveillance Kit with Translucent Tube for radio models: XiR P8600i, XiR P8608i, XiR P8628i, XiR P8660i, XiR P8668i
Check out our earpiece options and other accessories for your Motorola two-way radios at a reasonable price. Use the search button to narrow down your results and find the right support for your radio model. If you would like any further assistance, feel free to contact us or live chat with us and we’ll be glad to assist you to discover the simplest Motorola Radio Earpiece for you!