Choosing for the TP9600 Portables offer many compelling benefits. The TP9600 offers multiple modes for versatile use, including Analog Conventional, P25 Conventional, P25 Phase 1 Trunking, and P25 Phase 2 Trunking. This feature allows for seamless switching between networks, and agencies to retain their existing radio fleet during network upgrades. The TP9600 is designed with user convenience in mind, featuring a large color screen with display options for different lighting environments and recognizable alerts. The radio is built to withstand tough conditions, with a rating of IP65 for water jet resistance and IP68 for water immersion, and shock-absorbing corners that exceed military-grade drop tests. The innovative water shedding grille in the speaker also helps disperse water for clearer audio.