Motorola has launched a "high performance model" in its TLKR range of walkie-talkies – the new TLKR T7.

The T7 is a shock-proof model aimed at "sport enthusiasts who need a rugged and high-performance communications device for their adventures".

The license-free T7 has a metallic finish with a tactile rubberised centre housing for better grip and offers direct call, 968 channel/code combinations, vibrate alert up to a 10km range and around 16 hours of battery life.

Complete with charger unit for the re-chargeable batteries, belt clips, and instruction manual the TLKR T7 is available from this month, with pricing still TBC.