DuraFon 1X Handset

DuraFon 1X Expansion Handset
DuraFon 1X Handset
DuraFon 1X Handset
Product Highlights

+ Designed to work with the EnGenius DuraFon 1X system
+ Functions as a cordless phone & 2-Way Radio
+ Long Range coverage up to 250,000 sq. ft. of facility coverage, up to 12 floors in-building penetration, up to 3000 acres outdoors
+ Compatible with DuraFon PRO handset
+ Clear, secure reception
+ 6 hours of talk time; 50 hours of stand-by time
+ Hearing aid compatible
Long Range, Industrial Cordless Phone System Handset
The DuraFon long range cordless handset was designed for industrial environments that require a rugged portable handset. The DuraFon 1X-HC is an expansion or replacement handset that works only with the DuraFon 1X base unit. Maximum of (9) DuraFon 1 X-HC handsets are supported on a DuraFon 1X base.


The DuraFon 1X system is a complementary addition to virtually any existing telecommunications platform because it can plug right into an existing PBX or IP-PBX phone system. DuraFon increases efficiency and maximizes the return on investment for businesses which require a robust and mobile communication system.

Optional Accessories Recommended:
- DuraPouch-EX Protective Carrying Case
- DuraFon-BA Li-Ion Battery Pack
- Additional DuraFon 1X handsets
- Additional DuraWalkie 1X handset
Key Features / Benefits:
+ Intercom mode
Independent of the base unit, eliminates group chatter, includes push to talk, includes speaker phone, private.
+ Rugged housing with durable design
Tested, rugged handset specifically designed for work in industrial environments. Finely constructed and drop tested for durability
+ Broadcasting
Direct announcement to all handsets, or a group of handsets.
+ Line Broadcast
Broadcast through L3 or L4.
+ High capacity Li-ion Battery
6 hours of talk time and 50 hours of standby time
+ "Battery Hot Swapping " feature
Permits the changing of the battery while the call is on hold
+ Broadcast / Intercom features
Simultaneously alert all handsets with messages for bulletins or emergencies.
+ Digital Spread Spectrum (DSS) Technology
Feature added for extra privacy and clarity
+ 2 Handset Antennas Included
The short antenna is availble convenience; the long antenna allows maximum range
+ No reoccurring Costs
No subscriber contracts – (unlike cellular or 2-way radio licensing). No Monthly service charges or fees – (unlike cellular and phone companies).
+ Speakerphone
For hands-free communication


DuraFon 1X-HC

For use with: DuraFon 1X Systems Only

Technical Specifications

Electrical Specifications

Frequency: 902-928 MHz
RF Power:
Peak - 708 mW ; Average - 76 mW
Channel Spacing:
200 kHz
Number of Channels:

Multiple Access: Frequency Hopping TDMA
Frequency Hopping Rate:
100 per second
TDMA Frame Length:
10 ms
Number of Slots/Frame:
Number of Users/Carrer:

Receiver Sensitivity: <-108 dBm (@BER 0.01)
Antenna Connector: Non-Standard
Antenna Gain: 2 dBi (Long) ; 0.5 dBi (Short)

Speech Coding: 8 kbps G.729A
Transmission Data Rate:
170.678 kbps
User Data Rate:
128 kbps duplex
Time Division Duplex (TDD)
Voice Quality:
No. of System ID: 65,536
Auto-Attendant Coding: 8 kbps G.729

Battery Capacity: 3.7v, 1700mAh Li-ion Battery
Charger Current: 500 mA
Charge Time: 4 hours (from empty)

Environmental & Physical

Temperature Range

Operating: 14 ~ 140ºF
Storage: 14 ~ 158ºF


Operating: 20 ~ 75%

Regulation Compliance
FCC Part 15, Part 68

Dimensions & Weights

DuraFon 1X Handset
Weight: 0.29 lbs.

Dimension with Short Antenna
Width: 2.28"
Depth: 1.22”
Height: 6.34”

Package Contents
Durafon 1X-HC
Desktop Charging Cradle w/ AC Adaptor 
Li-Ion Battery Pack 
Optimal Performance Handset Antenna
Low Profile Handset Antennap
Belt Clip

Maximum data rates are based on IEEE 802.11 standards. Actual throughput and range may vary depending on many factors including environmental conditions, distance between devices, radio interference in the operating environment, and mix of devices in the network. Features and specifications subject to change without notice. Trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners. For United States of America: Copyright ©2013 EnGenius Technologies, Inc. All rights reserved.