Harris XL-185P Portable Radio

Harris XG-185P

The Harris XL-185P is the industry’s first and only single-band LTE LMR radio. Capable of operating on VHF, UHF, 700/800 or 900 MHz frequencies, this converged P25 portable merges robust LMR communications with voice and data over cellular, LTE and Wi-Fi® . The XL-185P is open standards-based, Verizon Certified and Band 14 ready, giving organizations a flexible upgrade path to emerging capabilities and networks as needs change.

LTE P25 Land Mobile Radio

With expanded connectivity options, the XL-185P is an ideal, economical choice for public safety and utility organizations. The portable is ruggedized with an aluminum I-beam frame to withstand extreme conditions and to meet MIL-STD-810G for durability. The XL-185P delivers industry-leading audio performance powered by a 1.5/4.0 watt max amplifier with dual speakers and advanced noise cancellation for clear, loud audio in a wide range of challenging environments. Tight Bluetooth integration with leading manufacturers of firefighting Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) systems improves in-mask audio and quality of communications on the fireground. Compact and ergonomic, the XL-185P’s controls are shaped for fast, easy, gloved-hand operation. A color-coded display and easy-access A-B-C-D switching allow fast identification and switching to priority talk groups.

Key Features

  • Optional cell modem for voice and data wherever cellular/LTE is available
  • Extends PTT coverage worldwide via Wi-Fi through Harris BeOn® application
  • Compact and lightweight, ruggedized to withstand extreme conditions
  • Built-in GPS, Bluetooth®, Active Noise Cancellation, and 4-position A-B-C-D switching is standard

Key Benefits

  • P25 converged LTE Land Mobile Radio
  • Versatile VHF, UHF, 700/800 or 900 MHz operation
  • Optional cell modem for voice and data wherever cellular/LTE are available
  • Extends Push-To-Talk coverage past regional networks via Harris BeOn®
  • Compact and lightweight with interface optimized for ease-of-use
  • Built-in GPS and Bluetooth® connectivity
  • Ruggedized to meet MIL-STD-810G standards


The XL-185P offers a full complement of accessories for use in the industrial, public safety, utility and transportation markets.


The XL-185P can be used with a wide variety of headsets and covert audio accessories to provide a complete user-gear solution for the industrial, public safety, utility and transportation markets. Heavy-duty and lightweight headsets are available with in-ear or over-the-ear hearing protection, flexible boom microphones with noise-reduction technology, and standard or remote PTTs. In addition, the XL-185P can be used with Bone Conducting Skull Headsets and Throat Microphone/Headset Kits. Covert audio kits are available in black or beige, 2-wire or 3-wire configurations with ear-piece, microphone and PTT.

Carrying Cases

Harris offers a versatile line of carrying cases for the XL-185P single-band radio. Options include a standard belt clip and premium belt loop, providing the user a low-profile, integrated carrying option. In addition, a premium leather holster is available for attaching to a belt or wearing with the premium leather shoulder strap.


Harris offers a variety of chargers for the XL-185P including Single-Bay, Multi-Bay and a Vehicular Charger for in-car charging. The chargers are designed to quickly and safely charge battery packs in approximately 1 to 4 hours.

Additional Accessories Available

Bluetooth speaker microphones, Bluetooth covert earpieces, standard speaker microphones, Lithium Ion battery, PC programming software and cables, other subminiature surveillance accessories, and antennas.