Icom's ever popular IC-M601 Combined DSC/VHF Marine Transceiver has beaten 18 other DSC radios to win the "Best on Test" award in the May Practical Boat Owner DSC Radio Test.

The set was rated as excellent and received 5 stars in the review. The test team rated this set very highly and it was the “best on test” for five out of the six testers. Icom’s other DSC radios, the IC-M421, IC-M503, IC-M401 and DS-100 were all rated as Very Good.