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Tom Hayward, 04/13/2012 01:37 pm



CHIRP is a free, open-source tool for programming your amateur radio. It supports a large number of manufacturers and models, as well as provides a way to interface with multiple data sources and formats.


To get started:
  1. Check out the Beginner's Guide
  2. Peruse the FAQ
  3. Join the mailing list!

Supported Radio Models


Abbree
  • AR-518
  • AR-63
  • AR-F3 (use Baofeng UV-82III)
  • AR-F8 (use Wouxun KG-UV8D)
Alinco
  • DJ-G7EG
  • DJ175
  • DJ596
  • DR03T
  • DR06T
  • DR135T
  • DR235T
  • DR435T
AnyTone
  • 5888UV
  • 5888UVIII
  • 778UV
  • 778UV VOX
  • OBLTR-8R
  • TERMN-8R
Anysecu
  • WP-9900
Arcshell
  • AR-7 (use Radtel T18)
BTECH
  • FRS-A1
  • FRS-B1
  • GMRS-20V2
  • GMRS-50X1
  • GMRS-V1
  • GMRS-V2
  • MURS-V1
  • UV-2501
  • UV-2501+220
  • UV-25X2
  • UV-25X4
  • UV-5001
  • UV-50X2
  • UV-50X2_G2
  • UV-50X3
  • UV-5X3
Baiston
  • BST-2100 (use Baofeng BF-888)
Baofeng
  • BF-888
  • BF-A58
  • BF-A58S
  • BF-F8HP
  • BF-T1
  • BF-T8
  • BF-V8A
  • F-11
  • GT-3WP
  • GT-5R
  • UV-3R
  • UV-5R
  • UV-6
  • UV-6R
  • UV-82
  • UV-82HP
  • UV-82WP
  • UV-9G
  • UV-9R
  • UV-B5
Baofeng/Pofung
  • 997-S (Foscam Digital Technologies) (use UV-5R)
  • AR-152 (use UV-5R)
  • B-580T (use UV-5R)
  • BF-88E (use BF-888)
  • BF-C2/C5 (use BF-888)
  • BF-E500S (use UV-5R)
  • BF-F11 (use BF-A58S)
  • BF-F8+III (use Radioddity UV-5RX3)
  • BF-F8, F8+ (use UV-5R)
  • BF-F8X3 (use BF-A58S)
  • BF-F9 (use UV-5R)
  • BF-F9V2+ (use BF-F8HP)
  • BF-H6 (use TIDRADIO TD-H6)
  • BF-R3 (use Radioddity UV-5RX3)
  • BF-R5 Mini (use BF-888)
  • BF-S5 Plus (use UV-82III)
  • BF-UV10R (use BF-F8HP)
  • BF-UV9R+HP (use UV-82WP)
  • BF-UVB2+ (use UV-5R)
  • BF-UVF10 (use BF-A58S)
  • BF-V85 (use UV-B5)
  • BF-V9 (use BF-888)
  • BF-X3 Plus (use BF-A58S)
  • BF-X9 (use Radioddity UV-5RX3)
  • FF-12P (use UV-5R)
  • G11S (use Retevis RB27)
  • GT-1 (use BF-888)
  • GT-3, GT-3 MK II (use UV-5R)
  • GT-3TP (use BF-F8HP)
  • GT-5 (use UV-82)
  • GT-5TP (use UV-82HP)
  • P10UV (use Radioddity GA-510)
  • P11UV (use Retevis RB27)
  • P8UV (use Radioddity UV-5G)
  • UV-10R (use BF-F8HP)
  • UV-59T (use Radioddity UV-5RX3)
  • UV-5G (use Radioddity UV-5G)
  • UV-5R HTQ (use BF-F8HP)
  • UV-5R MK4, MK5 (use BF-F8HP)
  • UV-5R V2+, UV-5R2 (use UV-5R)
  • UV-5R+ (use BF-F8HP)
  • UV-5R++ (use UV-5R)
  • UV-5R7W (use BF-F8HP)
  • UV-5RA, UV-5RA+, UV-5RAX, UV-5RAX+ (use UV-5R)
  • UV-5RA3 (use Radioddity UV-5RX3)
  • UV-5RB (use UV-5R)
  • UV-5RC, UV-5RC, UV-5RCX+ (use UV-5R)
  • UV-5RD (use UV-5R)
  • UV-5RE, UV-5RE+ (use UV-5R)
  • UV-5RG, RK, RQ, RS, RT, RU (use UV-5R)
  • UV-5RHP (use BF-F8HP)
  • UV-5RIII (use Radioddity UV-5RX3)
  • UV-5RM HP (use BF-F8HP)
  • UV-5RTP (use BF-F8HP)
  • UV-5RWP (use UV-82WP)
  • UV-5RX3 (use Radioddity UV-5RX3)
  • UV-5S (use UV-5R)
  • UV-5X (GMRS version) (use Radioddity UV-5G)
  • UV-5X (original 2014 model) (use UV-5R)
  • UV-82III (2 x PTT) (use Radioddity UV-82X3)
  • UV-82T (use Radioddity UV-82X3)
  • UV-82X3 (use Radioddity UV-82X3)
  • UV-860 (use UV-5R)
  • UV-8R (use UV-82HP)
  • UV-920 (use UV-5R)
  • UV-9R Pro (BF-H6 variant) (use Radioddity GA-510)
  • UV-9S (use Radioddity UV-5RX3)
  • UV-9X+ (use UV-82HP)
  • UV-B2 (use UV-82)
  • UV-B2+, B3+ (use UV-5R)
  • UV-S9 (tri-power: use BF-F8HP)
  • UV-S9/S9T/S9X3 (tri-band: use Radioddity UV-5RX3)
  • UV-X9 (use UV-82HP)
Baojie
  • BJ-218
  • BJ-318
  • BJ-9900
  • BJ-UV55
Boblov
  • X3Plus
CRT
  • Micron UV
  • Micron UV V2
Cignus
  • UV-85 (use Baofeng UV-5R)
  • UV-87 (use TYT TH-UV88)
Explorer
  • QRZ-1
Feidaxin
  • FD-150A
  • FD-160A
  • FD-268A
  • FD-268B
  • FD-288A
  • FD-288B
  • FD-450A
  • FD-460A
  • FD-460UH
Hesenate
  • HT-5RX3 (use Radioddity UV-5RX3)
  • HT-U222 (use Retevis RT22)
Hiroyasu
  • UV-5118 (use Abbree AR-518)
HobbyPCB
  • RS-UV3
Icom
  • 7200
  • 746
  • IC-208H
  • IC-2100H
  • IC-2200H
  • IC-2300H
  • IC-2720H
  • IC-2730A
  • IC-2820H
  • IC-7000
  • IC-7100
  • IC-7300
  • IC-7610
  • IC-91/92AD
  • IC-910
  • IC-E90
  • IC-P7
  • IC-Q7A
  • IC-T70
  • IC-T7H
  • IC-T8A
  • IC-V82/U82
  • IC-V86
  • IC-W32A
  • IC-W32E
  • ID-31A
  • ID-51
  • ID-51 Plus
  • ID-51 Plus2
  • ID-5100
  • ID-800H
  • ID-80H
  • ID-880H
Intek
  • HR-2040
  • KT-980HP
Iradio
  • UV-5118 (use Abbree AR-518)
Jetstream
  • JT220M
  • JT270M
  • JT270MH
Jianpai
  • FT-UV78 (use Abbree AR-518)
  • G63 (use Abbree AR-63)
KYD
  • IP-620
  • NC-630A
Kenwood
  • TH-D7
  • TH-D72 (clone mode)
  • TH-D72 (live mode)
  • TH-D74 (live mode)
  • TH-D7G
  • TH-F6
  • TH-F7
  • TH-G71
  • TH-K2
  • TK-2180
  • TK-260
  • TK-260G
  • TK-270
  • TK-270G
  • TK-272
  • TK-272G
  • TK-278
  • TK-278G
  • TK-3180K
  • TK-3180K2
  • TK-360
  • TK-360G
  • TK-370
  • TK-370G
  • TK-372
  • TK-372G
  • TK-378
  • TK-378G
  • TK-388G
  • TK-7102
  • TK-7108
  • TK-7180
  • TK-7180E
  • TK-760
  • TK-760G
  • TK-762
  • TK-762G
  • TK-768
  • TK-768G
  • TK-8102
  • TK-8108
  • TK-8180
  • TK-8180E
  • TK-860
  • TK-860G
  • TK-862
  • TK-862G
  • TK-868
  • TK-868G
  • TM-271
  • TM-281
  • TM-471
  • TM-D700
  • TM-D710
  • TM-D710G
  • TM-D710G_CloneMode
  • TM-D710_CloneMode
  • TM-G707
  • TM-V7
  • TM-V71
  • TS-2000
  • TS-480_CloneMode
  • TS-480_LiveMode
  • TS-590S/SG_LiveMode
  • TS-590SG_CloneMode
  • TS-590S_CloneMode
  • TS-850
LUITON
  • LT-316
  • LT-580_UHF
  • LT-580_VHF
  • LT-588UV
  • LT-725UV
Lanchonlh
  • HG-UV98
Leixen
  • VV-898
  • VV-898S
MTC
  • UV-5R-3
Marui
  • MR-UV1 (use TYT TH-UV88)
Midland
  • CT-210 (use Puxing PX-777)
  • DBR2500
NKTech
  • UV-7RX (use Retevis RT6)
Polmar
  • DB-50M
Powerwerx
  • DB-750X
Puxing
  • PX-2R
  • PX-777
  • PX-888K
QYT
  • KT-8R
  • KT-9900 (use KT-WP12)
  • KT-UV980
  • KT-WP12
  • KT5800
  • KT7900D
  • KT8900
  • KT8900D
  • KT8900R
  • KT980PLUS
Quansheng
  • TG-UV2+
R&L Electronics
  • UV-5R 3 band (use Radioddity UV-5RX3)
Radioddity
  • DB25-G
  • GA-2S
  • GA-510
  • R2
  • UV-5G
  • UV-5RX3
  • UV-5X (use Radioddity UV-5G)
  • UV-82X3
Radtel
  • RT-10 (use Retevis RT22)
  • T18
Retevis
  • H777 (FRS) (use Retevis H777 Plus)
  • H777 Plus
  • RA685
  • RA85
  • RB15
  • RB17
  • RB17A
  • RB17P
  • RB17V
  • RB18
  • RB19
  • RB19P
  • RB23
  • RB26
  • RB27
  • RB27B
  • RB27V
  • RB615
  • RB617
  • RB618
  • RB619
  • RB627B
  • RB75
  • RB85
  • RT-B6 (use Baofeng UV-B5)
  • RT1
  • RT16
  • RT19
  • RT21
  • RT22
  • RT22FRS
  • RT22S
  • RT23
  • RT26
  • RT29_UHF
  • RT29_VHF
  • RT40B
  • RT47
  • RT47V
  • RT5 with 2 power levels (use Baofeng UV-5R)
  • RT6
  • RT619
  • RT622
  • RT647
  • RT668
  • RT68
  • RT76
  • RT76P
  • RT85
  • RT87
  • RT9000D_136-174
  • RT9000D_220-260
  • RT9000D_400-490
  • RT9000D_66-88
  • RT95
  • RT95 VOX
  • RT98
Rugged
  • RH5R-V2
Rugged Radios
  • RH5R, RH5R-V2 (use Baofeng UV-5R)
Ruyage
  • UV58 (use Abbree AR-518)
Sainsonic
  • GT-3TP (use Baofeng BF-F8HP)
Socotran
  • UV-5118 (use Abbree AR-518)
TDXone
  • TD-Q8A
TID
  • TD-M8
TIDRADIO
  • BF-F8TD (use TIDRADIO TD-UV5R TriPower)
  • TD-H6
  • UV-86 (use Baofeng UV-82HP)
TXQ
  • G63 (use Abbree AR-63)
TYT
  • QRZ-1 (use Explorer QRZ-1)
  • TH-350
  • TH-7800
  • TH-7800 File
  • TH-9800
  • TH-9800 File
  • TH-UV3R
  • TH-UV3R-25
  • TH-UV8000
  • TH-UV88
  • TH-UVF1
  • TH-UVF8D
  • TH9000_144
  • TH9000_220
  • TH9000_440
Tacklife
  • MTR01 (use Radioddity R2)
Talinfone
  • G63 (use Abbree AR-63)
TechSide
  • TS-T1 (use Retevis RB26)
Tonfa
  • UV-985 (use Baofeng UV-5R)
Vero
  • UV-E5, UV-E5 MK II (use Baofeng UV-5R)
Vertex Standard
  • FTL-1011
  • FTL-2011
  • FTL-7011
  • FTL-8011
  • VXA-700
WACCOM
  • MINI-8900
WLN
  • KD-C1
Wouxun
  • KG-816
  • KG-818
  • KG-935G
  • KG-UV2D (use KG-UVD1P)
  • KG-UV3D (use KG-UVD1P)
  • KG-UV5D (use KG-UVD1P)
  • KG-UV6
  • KG-UV7D (use KG-UV6)
  • KG-UV8D
  • KG-UV8D Plus
  • KG-UV8E
  • KG-UV920P-A
  • KG-UV9D Plus
  • KG-UV9P (use Wouxun KG-UV9D Plus)
  • KG-UVD1P
Wurui
  • G63 (use Abbree AR-63)
Yaesu
  • FT-1500M
  • FT-1802M
  • FT-1D
  • FT-25R
  • FT-2800M
  • FT-2900R/1900R
  • FT-2900R/1900R(TXMod)
  • FT-450D
  • FT-4VR
  • FT-4XE
  • FT-4XR
  • FT-50
  • FT-60
  • FT-65E
  • FT-65R
  • FT-70D
  • FT-7100M
  • FT-7800/7900
  • FT-8100
  • FT-817
  • FT-817ND
  • FT-817ND (US)
  • FT-818
  • FT-818ND (US)
  • FT-857/897
  • FT-857/897 (US)
  • FT-8800
  • FT-8900
  • FT-90
  • FT2D
  • FT3D
  • FTM-3100 (use FTM-3200DR)
  • FTM-3200D
  • FTM-350
  • FTM-7250D
  • VX-170
  • VX-2
  • VX-3
  • VX-5
  • VX-6
  • VX-7
  • VX-8DR
  • VX-8GE
  • VX-8R
Yedro
  • YC-M04VUS
Zastone
  • MP-380 (use QYT KT8900D)
  • MP-800 (use TYT TH-9800)
  • V8A (use Baofeng UV-5R)
  • V8A+ (use Baofeng UV-5R)
  • ZT-V8 (use Baofeng UV-5R)
  • ZT-X6
youRUSH
  • UV-5RUSH (use Baofeng UV-5R)
  • UV-82RUSH (use Baofeng UV-82)
  • UV-9RUSH PLUS (use Baofeng BF-A58)
  • UV-9RUSH PRO (use Radioddity GA-510)

Note that not all functionality is supported on all radio models. Not all models and variants are listed here. For a more complete view of everything supported, as well as which features are supported for which model, take a look at overview of supported features for the latest build.

Other Data Sources

File Formats
  • Generic CSV (csv)
  • Commander KG-UV (csv)
  • Kenwood ITM (itm)
  • RT Systems CSV (csv)
  • Kenwood HMK (hmk)
  • ARRL Travel Plus (tpe)
  • Icom Data Files (.icf)
  • VX5 Commander (.vx5)
  • VX7 Commander (.vx7)
  • EVE for Yaesu VX-5 (.eve)
Internet