Alinco DJ-496T 440 MHz Radio

w/Pryme RD-9

Alinco has created a new UHF FM Hand held Transceiver that sets new standards in features, convenience and easy operation. The DJ-496T sports an alphanumeric display for easy memory management. It has an ergonomic design that's "user friendly" and the 4 watt output battery is standard. You'll be ready to travel the world with CTCSS encode+decode, DCS and European tone bursts, all included at no extra cost. Best of all, the DJ-496T retains the proud Alinco tradition of quality construction and excellent value.

  • Alphanumeric display
  • 40 memory channels + Call Channel
  • Backlit Keypad
  • 4 watt output with standard battery
  • CTCSS encode+decode and DCS
  • 13.8 VDC direct input with battery charge feature
  • Direct frequency input
  • S-meter
  • Autodialer
  • Cable Cloning
  • Computer programmable (third party software required)
  • MARS/CAP capability
  • Additional features, including theft alarm!


Freq. RX original status: 430 to 449.995 MHz
Freq. Stability: +/-5 ppm
Antenna Imp.: 50 ohm unbalanced
Supply Voltage: DC 13.8V rated
DC 7.0min to 16V max
Ground: Negative GND
Current consumption
at 13.8V external source:
RX 200mA approx/280mW
RX squelched 50mA approx.
RX Batt.Save on 20mA approx.
Operating Temp. range: -10 to +60 degrees C.
Dimension w/o projection: 56(W) x 124(H) x 40 (D)
Weight with EBP-48N: Approx. 375g (13.2oz)
Output power: 5W 13.8V or 4W EBP-48N Low=0.8W
Modulation Variable reactance FM
Max. Deviation +/- 5kHz
Spurious emission less than -60db
Microphone Imp. 2k ohms approx.
Circuit Double superheterodyne
1st IF freq. 45.1Mhz
2nd IF freq. 455khz
Sensitivity 12db SINAD better than -12dBu (0.25uV or less)
Selectivity more than -6dB/12kHz
less than -60dB/26kHz
Audio output power 280mW
Audio impedance 8 ohms


Revised: 02/29/08
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