Motorola WAVE™ PTX

Keep Mission Critical Users Connected, Informed and Safe with WAVE PTX for Public Safety, a Broadband PTT Service Tailored to Their Specific Needs.

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Stay Connected with your team on Radio, Mobile App, or Dispatch Console

Staying in communication with your team is very important, but traditional wireless technologies like conventional two-way radios or cell phones can have issues. Radio systems have coverage issues when you get outside of your immediate area and cellular communications are one-to-one conversations, leaving the rest of your team out of the loop. Your agency needs a better way to communicate.

WAVE PTX for Public Safety is a carrier-independent broadband PTT service that provides the MCPTT-based emergency calling, remote monitoring, ambient listening and other features necessary to keep critical users connected, informed and safe. Motorola Solutions WAVE PTX system is designed for the everyday wireless communication challenges of government agencies. WAVE PTX gives you access to voice, text messaging, file sharing, GPS tracking, and more – all on one device. With WAVE PTX, you can quickly share important information while keeping everyone informed about what’s going on at any given moment during daily operations or emergencies. WAVE PTX features secure group communication, powerful of PTT (push-to-talk) technology, and your choice of devices including radios, mobile applications, and dispatch consoles. 

What is WAVE PTX for Government?


Get help when needed

Press a hard or soft dedicated button to initiate an emergency call, with the highest priority, to reach the right resource for assistance.

Share the Information

Eliminate communication barriers and improve information sharing even when personnel are out of radio coverage or off duty.
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Increase communication clarity

Push multimedia to individuals or groups to decrease ambiguity, reduce time to communicate and enable more efficient responses.

WAVE PTX Mobile Application

Turn your smartphone or tablet into a PTT handset, getting the speed and simplicity of push-to-talk communication along with the ability to share multimedia information at the touch of a button.

PTT communications
Instantly communicate with groups or individuals, or use broadcast calling to quickly communicate with large groups

Multimedia communication
Push messages with text, photo, video, or file attachments to share details with individuals or groups.

Location mapping and tracking
Access map to check locations, tap a map icon to initiate a PTT call, or setup a geofence to track location activity.

WAVE PTX SafeGuard Package

Enhance user safety, improve situational awareness, and increase operational efficiency by adding optional MCPTT features such as emergency calling, remote user check, and ambient listening to WAVE PTX mobile or dispatch applications.

Emergency calling and alerting
With the push of a button, users can initiate an emergency call to reach the right resource for assistance.

Remote user check
Allows supervisors to monitor the health of a user’s device, including battery level, signal strength, and location.

Ambient listening
Dispatchers and authorized users can check a team member’s well-being by remotely opening their device’s microphone.

Discreet listening
Permit dispatchers and supervisors to monitor PTT calls between a targeted user and other callers.

User enable/disable
Allow supervisors to remotely enable or disable the PTT application on specific devices.

Dynamic location-based talkgroup
Dispatchers can set up talkgroups to add/remove members as they enter or leave a defined geographic area.

Experience how WAVE PTX for Government keeps responders connected, informed and safe.

WAVE PTX Dispatch

From any Internet-enabled location, dispatchers can effectively manage day-to-day operations, with easy access to key features such as talkgroup scanning, multimedia communication, and location mapping and tracking.

Talkgroup scanning
Automatically scan configured list of groups for active calls.

Multimedia communication
Share details with an individual or group via text, photo and video or file attachment.

Location mapping and tracking
Track group members on a map and efficiently dispatch based on real-time location.

WAVE PTX SafeGuard Multi-Role

Optional MCPTT-compliant features allow the WAVE PTX mobile and dispatch applications to easily adapt and stay in sync with users’ changing roles and responsibilities.

Talkgroup affiliation
Users and dispatchers can target a specific talkgroup for all PTT communications to never miss a call.

Affiliation monitoring
Dispatchers can identify and track users affiliated with a specific talkgroup so they always know the right group to use.

Simultaneous audio sessions
Dispatchers can monitor voice activity and control audio assignments on multiple groups simultaneously to enhance situational awareness.

Remote talkgroup select
Allow dispatchers to remotely change a user’s talkgroup affiliation.

User profiles
Provides templates that simplify work needed to add large numbers of users or update their contacts, talkgroups and features.

User role-based login
Users can select their role and associated contacts, talkgroups and permissions when logging on to the WAVE PTT mobile app.

WAVE PTX Streaming Video

Optional feature for the WAVE PTX mobile or dispatch applications that allows users to stream live video at the push of a button to individuals, groups, or dispatchers to enhance their understanding of the situation with a real-time view of events as they happen.

Push live video
Users can stream live video of events and incidents as they happen to improve clarity and enhance situational awareness.

Pull video
Dispatchers can request live video from another user to provide context to events taking place in the field.

Simultaneous PTT calls
Users streaming video or receiving video can still participate in PTT calls, switching between them as needed.

Experience how WAVE PTX for Government keeps responders connected, informed and safe.

Critical Connect

Interoperability between land mobile radio (LMR) systems, broadband PTT, and applications to eliminate barriers and unify communications for all responders. One link to Critical Connect connects your ASTRO 25 system with other LMR networks, broadband PTT services, and control room applications. And, Critical Connect separates itself from traditional solutions by enhancing interoperable communication with features such as private calling, automatic roaming, grouping/regrouping, and end-to-end LMR encryption.


One secure connection provides seamless communication with internal groups and external organizations, reducing the cost and complexity of interoperable PTT.


Select with whom you want to connect from the other agencies and broadband PTT services linked to Critical Connect, quickly setting up and tearing down connections as needed.


Monthly subscription fee allows you to adjust level of service quickly and easily as needs grow.

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