NEW! Yaesu FT-710 Announced! HF Radio- Size ,Weight, Frequencies, Power, More – FIRST LOOK! #yaesu

Specs on this radio have been added to the Yaesu website, here is what we now know (after video recording)

YAESU Unmatched SDR technology emphasizes the Receiving Performance

– Band Pass Filters dedicated for the amateur bands to eliminate out-of-band unwanted signals

– RF Front-End design with the 250MHz HRDDS (High Resolution Direct Digital Synthesizer) enables Phenomenal Multi-Signal Receiving Characteristics

– QRM rejection by the dual core 32-bit high speed floating decimal point DSP for SHIFT/ WIDTH/ NOTCH/ CONTOUR/APF (Audio Peak Filter)/ DNR (Digital Noise Reduction)/ NB (Noise Blanker) and 3-Stage Parametric Equalizer

– High Resolution 4.3-inch TFT Color Touch Panel Display

– 3DSS (3-Dimensional Spectrum Stream)

– VMI LED (VFO Mode Indicator) placed around the VFO dial shows the current operating mode (VFO-A, VFO-B, Memory Mode and Clarifier/Split Operation)

– “PRESET” Mode Function most suitable for FT8 Operation

– AESS: Acoustic Enhanced Speaker System with SP-40 creates the high-fidelity audio output

– External Display Connection Terminal (DVI-D)

– Built-in High Speed Automatic Antenna Tuner with 100 channel memory

– Support the FC-40 Auto Antenna Tuner

– SD Memory Card can be used to save the communication record, transceiver setting, the memory contents, screen capture images, and to update the firmware

– Two (2) USB Ports (Type-A and Type-B)

– Other essential features such as CW ZIN and SPOT, IPO (Intercept Point Optimization), and Remote Operation with Network Remote Control System to name a few.


TX Frequency Range: 1.8MHz band – 50MHz band (Amateur bands only)

70MHz – 70.5MHz (UK Amateur bands only

RX Frequency Range: 30KHz – 75MHz (Operating)

1.8MHz – 29.699999MHz (Specified performance, Amateur bands only)

50MHz – 53.999999MHz (Specified performance, Amateur bands only)

70MHz – 70.499999MHz (Specified performance, UK Amateur bands

Emission Modes: A1A(CW), A3E(AM), J3E(LSB/USB), F3E(FM)

Supply Voltage: DC13.8V ±15%

Power Output: 5 – 100W (5 – 25W AM Carrier)

Dimensions (W x H x D): 9.4” x 3.1” x 9.7” (239 x 80 x 247mm)

Weight (Approx.): 9.92lbs (4.5kg)

K8MRD was able to obtain leaked information which came from Yaesu: check out his video, it’ll tell you more then mine:


The Yaesu FT-170 is a Japanese made HF Radio good for 160m-6m. The maximum power level will decide on which model you have.

In this brief episode, I go over the known details of the Yaesu FT-170, The Size, Is this supposed to be an IC-705 type radio, and more.


I made a bad (horrible, really) table with the information of the dimensions, weight and power –

Technical Data:

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