In today's fast-paced world, staying connected with your family is more important than ever. One tool that can help you do this is a Push-to-Talk over Cellular (PoC) radio. PoC radios use cellular data networks to transmit voice communications, making them more versatile than traditional two-way radios. However, it's important to note that PoC radios require a PTT (Push-to-Talk) application to operate. This application is essentially a software program that allows you to use the PoC radio like a walkie-talkie.
Here's what makes up a PoC radio, and how Expert Mobile Communications makes it easy for you to get one:
PoC Radio: or Push-to-talk over Cellular Radios are communication terminals or devices, which come with a PTT button. This PTT functionality, as well as the device's ability to transmit voice and data communications over abundant cellular networks makes the device a PoC Radio. Expert Mobile Communications offers a range of high quality Inrico PoC radios online and in-store.
PTT App Subscription: The PTT button on PoC radios require PTT subscriptions in order to be enabled. Expert Mobile offers Inrico PTT subscriptions that are made for Inrico PoC radios on a month-to-month basis. Start or cancel anytime to enable or disable your PoC radio functions as needed.
Cellular Data: This is required for PoC radios to operate. Expert Mobile provides up to 500 MB of cellular data per month per device. This is also applied on a month-to-month basis as needed.
Check out the video summary below where we cover the key points and give you a quick overview of the many ways that PoC radios can help you stay connected with your loved ones.
There are two types of PoC radios: mobile PoC radios and portable PoC radios. In this blog, we'll explore some practical uses of both types of PoC radios for the family.
Mobile PoC Radios
Mobile PoC radios are designed for use in vehicles and can be installed permanently. They are ideal for families who spend a lot of time on the road and need to stay in touch while driving. Some practical uses of mobile PoC radios include:
- Coordinating road trips: Mobile PoC radios can be used to coordinate road trips, ensuring that everyone stays on the same page and knows where they need to be and when.
- Keeping in touch during long drives: Mobile PoC radios can be used to stay in touch during long drives, making the journey more enjoyable and less stressful.
- Emergency communication: In the event of an emergency while driving, mobile PoC radios can be used to quickly communicate with family members and get help.
Portable PoC Radios
Portable PoC radios are designed for use outside of vehicles and can be easily carried around. They are ideal for families who enjoy outdoor activities and need to stay in touch while on the go. Some practical uses of portable PoC radios include:
- Staying connected during outdoor activities: Portable PoC radios can help you stay connected with your family members while hiking, camping, or skiing.
- Coordinating events and schedules: Portable PoC radios can be used to coordinate family events and schedules, ensuring that everyone knows where they need to be and when.
- Emergency communication: In the event of an emergency, portable PoC radios can be used to quickly communicate with family members and get help.
- Shopping trips: PoC radios can be used to stay in touch with family members while shopping in large stores or malls. This can be particularly useful if you have young children who may wander off or if you're shopping with someone who has mobility issues.