D-Star (Digital Smart Technologies for Amateur Radio) is a digital communications mode developed by Icom. The mode is capable of transmitting voice or data on the following bands:
D-Star transmits in 4.8kbps digital voice (DV) mode and 128kbps data (DD) mode. When using DD mode with a PC and the D-STAR radio, high-speed data communication is possible.
D-Star systems can employ gateways, enabling worldwide communications.
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